Libya’s internationally recognised government regained control of Tripoli on Thursday, driving eastern forces out of the capital after a year-long battle in which foreign powers … Read more
Deputy Prime Minister Ahmed Maiteeg of Libya’s internationally-recognised Government of National Accord (GNA) arrived in Moscow for talks on Wednesday, the RIA news agency reported.… Read more
After months of fighting, forces loyal to the Government of National Accord (GNA) of Fayez Sarraj’s are reported to have taken full control of Tripoli’s … Read more
U.S. Africa Command flatly rejected Russian claims that Moscow did not deploy fighter jets to Libya, saying Friday that the 14 aircraft flown in reflect … Read more
Fayez Al-Sarraj in a phone call with the Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte on discussed the ongoing developments in Libya, both in military and health … Read more
Libyan currency worth over $1 billion which was printed in Moscow and seized by Malta is not counterfeit, Russia’s foreign ministry said on Saturday in … Read more
Malta and Libya agree to set up a coordination unit in each country to assist in operations against illegal migration
During an official visit to Libya, Prime Minister Robert Abela met Prime Minister of the Government of National Accord Fayez al-Sarraj and discussed the unprecedented … Read more
The Head of the Sabha quarantine centre Ali Al-Saidi said the first COVID-19 patient in the southern Libyan city died, bringing the total of deaths … Read more
Libya’s cumulative losses from the current oil blockade imposed by forces allied to eastern commander Khalifa Haftar since Jan. 19 have neared $5 billion, National … Read more
Russia has not sent military personnel to Libya and the Russian upper house of parliament has not received a request to approve such a dispatch, … Read more
The U.S. military said on that Russia has deployed fighter aircraft to Libya to support Russian mercenaries fighting for eastern forces, adding to concerns of … Read more
The Islamic State said on Monday it was behind a blast in a small town in southern Libya on Saturday, the militant group’s first attack … Read more
Russian fighters in Libya were flow out a town south of Tripoli by their Libyan allies after retreating from frontlines at the capital, the town’s … Read more
Libyan commander Khalifa Haftar called on his forces on Saturday to rally against Turkey, which has helped his Tripoli-based rivals turn the tide of a … Read more
Libya’s internationally recognised government retook parts of southern Tripoli on Friday from the eastern-based Libyan National Army (LNA) of Khalifa Haftar, whose 13-month campaign to … Read more
Rival factions in Libya’s civil war both claim that Russia has transferred six MiG-29 fighters and two Su-24 attack jets to Al Jufra airbase in … Read more
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu backed an immediate ceasefire in Libya during a phone call on Thursday, Russia’s Foreign … Read more
The acting U.N. Libya envoy urged the Security Council on Tuesday to pressure foreign actors to stop helping the North African country’s warring parties, warning … Read more
Spokesperson of warlord Haftar, Ahmed Al-Mismari, said that their forces will perform “a tactical withdrawal” from some frontlines in southern Tripoli, just hours after losing … Read more
Libya’s internationally-recognised government says it has captured the strategic al-Watiya airbase from fighters loyal to renegade military commander Khalifa Haftar.
Military spokesman Mohamed Gnunu said … Read more
Western mercenaries linked with two Dubai-based companies arrived in Libya with plans to assist forces loyal to eastern-based military commander Khalifa Haftar in their year-long … Read more
Turkish Petroleum (TPAO) has applied to Libya for an exploration permit in the eastern Mediterranean, Turkey’s Anadolu Agency reported.
Exploration will begin as soon as … Read more
Shelling killed two people on Saturday, the emergency services said, at a displaced people’s shelter in a part of the Libyan capital Tripoli that has … Read more
The United States has revealed plans to contribute an additional amount of $6.5 million to Libya as part of its support efforts to assist the … Read more
Turkey said on Sunday it would deem the forces of Libyan General Khalifa Haftar “legitimate targets” if what it termed their attacks on its interests … Read more
Shelling of Tripoli’s Mitiga airport early on Saturday, part of an intensified barrage of artillery fire on the capital in recent days, hit fuel tanks … Read more
The head of Libya’s U.N.-supported government on Friday warned of an escalation in the battle for Tripoli after rockets struck near foreign embassies in the … Read more
The Italian Foreign Ministry strongly condemned an attack by reportedly by Khalifa Haftar’s forces in the Libya capital Tripoli late yesterday evening close to the … Read more
Libya’s prime minister called for a comprehensive investigation Wednesday into the European Union’s military initiative to monitor a UN arms embargo on the country.
Fayez … Read more
Mercenaries from the Wagner Group, a Russian paramilitary organization seen as being close to Vladimir Putin, are fighting in Libya, UN diplomats said Wednesday, citing … Read more
The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has begun a series of emergency distributions in the Libyan capital Tripoli, to assist refugees and … Read more
A report by UNSMIL has blamed Khalifa Haftar’s forces for 81% of the civilian casualties of war in Libya in the first quarter of 2020, … Read more
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said that Moscow did not approve of Libya’s eastern-based military leader Khalifa Haftar’s move to seize control of the country, … Read more
Libya’s UN-recognised government accused rival military commander Khalifa Haftar of seeking to stage a new coup after he claimed to have a “mandate” from the … Read more
The EU should stop channeling funds to Libya to manage migration and to train its coastguard, as the violation of human rights of migrants and
Libya is turning into “an experimental field for all kinds of new weapons systems”, the United Nations’ acting special envoy said, with foreign supporters of … Read more
The owner of a major weapons supply company and maritime vessel charterer, James Fenech, was charged with breaching EU sanctions by supplying rigid-hull inflatable boats … Read more
The foreign ministers of Germany, France and Italy and the EU’s top diplomat made a joint call on Saturday for a humanitarian truce in Libya, … Read more
In Libya, ongoing heavy fighting has raised concerns yet further, about the likely devastating impact of the new coronavirus on people there, particularly those repeatedly … Read more
Libya’s National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) announced yesterday 8 new positive cases of Coronavirus.
The 8 cases had all mixed with a previous … Read more
United Arab Emirates-based companies shipped nearly 11,000 tonnes of jet fuel to eastern Libya, the stronghold of the renegade general Khalifa Haftar, in a suspected … Read more
Two people were killed and at least six others wounded in the continuation of indiscriminate bombing by Haftar’s militias on residential neighbourhoods, according to Libyan … Read more
The high committee to combat Coronavirus in Libya has set April 20 as the start of medical tests for Libyans stranded in Tunisia, Turkey, and … Read more
At least ten people were injured including four children when Haftar’s militias pounded Arada neighborhood on Saturday, the Volcano of Rage Operation has said.
The … Read more
Libya’s UN-backed government based in the capital, Tripoli, has announced a lockdown that will last 10 days starting on Friday to slow the spread of … Read more
In what is being considering as an act of revenge by warlord Khalifa Haftar in response to significant advances made by Libyan army forces on … Read more
“We’ll send your sons fighting for Haftar in coffins” – Al-Sarraj after forces aligned to him capture to towns west of Tripoli, Libya
Forces aligned with Libya’s internationally recognised government seized two towns west of the capital Tripoli on Monday after heavy clashes and drone strikes, military sources … Read more
Frontex, told AFP on Monday it said “all four boats have been accounted for” and there had been no shipwreck in the Mediterranean.
“Two arrived … Read more
The Libyan Foreign Ministry has begun the process of returning stranded Libyans home the Libya Observer has reported.
The Libya Observer reported that the … Read more
A number of persons are believed to have died following the wreck of a barge between Malta and Tripoli.
Sea Watch in a tweet, said … Read more
The United Nations has called on the European countries to end the suffering of asylum seekers rescued in the Mediterranean, and not to return them … Read more