Magdulein Abaida: a Libyan women’s rights activist in exile

Magdulein Abaida was campaigning for women’s equality during the drafting of the new Libyan constitution when she was abducted and tortured by a militia group in 2012. She was forced to flee to the UK where she obtained asylum. REDRESS filed a complaint before the UN demanding an apology and compensation for the harm she suffered. You can watch her story below.