Alarming reports of abuse emerge from Libya

Civilians in Libya

"Atrocious" human rights violations are being uncovered in Libya and the United Nations says it is cause for extreme alarm.

The opposition-led Libyan National Transitional Council or TNC says that 50,000 people have disappeared at the hands of government forces loyal to former leader Qadhafi.

The UN is calling for an investigation.

Jocelyne Sambira reports.

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