Maltese Ambassador to Libya Charles Saliba has reiterated his country’s support to the Libyan people amid the ongoing fighting and the outbreak of coronavirus, The … Read more
Fighting must stop immediately in Libya if it is to have any chance of staving off the COVID-19 outbreak, the top United Nations official in … Read more
Mahmoud Jibril, the former head of the Libyan rebel government that overthrew longtime ruler Muammar Gaddafi in 2011, has died from the coronavirus, his party … Read more
Libya said it will release more than 450 prisoners in bid to curb the spread of the coronavirus that has infected at least eight … Read more
The European Union announced Tuesday the launch of a new naval mission in the Mediterranean Sea aimed at enforcing the U.N. arms embargo on … Read more
Libya confirmed five more cases of the coronavirus bringing the total to eight.
Many observers are fearing the worst after the first coronavirus case was … Read more
EU ambassadors agreed to deploy a new naval mission in the Central Mediterranean to police the U.N. arms embargo on Libya.
The new Irini mission … Read more
The Tunisian Ministry of Industry, Energy and Mines has proposed to its Algerian counterpart to establish a joint power station among the Maghreb region, in … Read more
The Libyan National Center for Disease Control has sent to quarantine the relatives of the first positive Coronavirus case; a 73-year-old man who return to … Read more
A prison in the Libyan capital Tripoli was shelled on Tuesday, injuring several people, its warden said, as a bombardment intensified despite pleas for … Read more
The director of the Attaches and delegates Affairs Department at the Ministry of Education requested, the academic attachés of the Libyan embassies abroad to inform … Read more
The Chairman of Libya’s Presidential Council Fayez Sarraj declares a state of emergency in Libya and announces closure of the country’s sea, land and air … Read more
Libyan military commander Khalifa Haftar has told French President Emmanuel Macron he will sign a ceasefire if militias backing the internationally recognised government respect it.… Read more
The Libyan National Center for Disease Control said Coronavirus started to pose a direct threat to the country, warning of its imminent outbreak in Libya.… Read more
Nasser Al-Mansouri, the Director of the International Health Oversight Office at Benina Airport in Libya, has denied allegations in a flood of posts on social … Read more
Officials in Libya announced the closing of the border with Algeria in an effort to prevent the coronavirus form entering the country.
The manager of … Read more
Economic fallout continues from a protracted blockade of Libya’s vital oil fields and ports, with losses close to $2.6 billion, the national oil corporation announced, … Read more
The UN’s envoy to Libya, Ghassan Salame, on Monday announced his resignation from his post.
“I tried to unite the Libyans and restrain foreign interference… … Read more
The UN envoy for Libya on Friday said three days of political talks in Geneva, as part of the peace process to get a cease-fire … Read more
Two Libyan families have filed a US civil lawsuit against Haftar and his sons for torturing and killing their relatives.
Before commanding an army … Read more
Mellitah Oil and Gas stops flights of expat workers into Libya because of coronavirus, no cases reported in Libya so far
Mellitah Oil and Gas, a National Oil Corporation and Eni joint venture, has stopped all flights bringing in foreign workers to its sites until further … Read more
The Head of the Presidential Council Fayez Al-Sarraj said the human rights violations in Libya are leading to deteriorating of humanitarian conditions, displaying at the … Read more
Forces loyal to Libyan eastern-based commander Khalifa Haftar said on Sunday they had killed 16 Turkish soldiers in recent weeks, a day after Turkey acknowledged … Read more
The Commissioner for Human Rights Dunja Mijatović in a letter sent to Italy’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Luigi Di Maio has urged the country’s government … Read more
Libya’s security chief called on the U.S. to set up a base in the North African country to counter Russia’s expanding influence in Africa.
Fathi … Read more
Ceasefire talks between Libya’s warring sides are going in the “right direction” while hitting hurdles over violations of an arms embargo and a truce … Read more
A rubber dinghy packed with 91 migrants that set out from Libyan shores in hopes of reaching Europe has apparently gone missing in the Mediterranean, … Read more
Authorities in Italy arrested Jouseff Tartiussi, the captain of a Lebanese-flagged cargo ship on suspicion of international arms trafficking Wednesday while they investigate if the … Read more
If a fair agreement cannot be reached in international talks, Turkey will support Libya’s legitimate Tripoli administration in taking control of the whole country, President … Read more
Tripoli government suspends ceasefire talks in Geneva, At least three people killed in Tripoli port shelling
Libya’s internationally recognized government suspended ceasefire talks hosted by the United Nations in Geneva after an attack on Tripoli port on Tuesday, the presidential council … Read more
UPDATED: Pressure mounts for EU Libyan military mission, EU foreign ministers struggle to convince Austria to lift its objections
The European Union’s top general has warned that not reviving a military mission to implement an arms embargo on Libya would mean the EU has … Read more
To sort out the Libyan civil war, the European Union first needs to sort out another vicious, internecine struggle: the one back home.
Politico reports … Read more
Libya will face a financial crisis and a budget deficit in 2020 because of a blockade of oil terminals and oil fields by groups loyal … Read more
A woman has been killed and four others have been wounded after forces loyal to eastern-based military commander Khalifa Haftar shelled parts of the … Read more
Libya’s civil war will run on as long as General Khalifa Haftar is alive, a powerful figure in the UN recognised government fighting the renegade … Read more
The UN Security Council on Wednesday in New York adopted a resolution calling for “lasting ceasefire” in Libya’s ongoing conflict.
The resolution confirms commitments made … Read more
The United Nations said eastern Libyan forces loyal to Khalifa Haftar have refused to grant landing permits for flights bringing U.N. staff to and from … Read more
At least 2,000 Syrian militiamen have been recruited by Ankara to fight in Libya for a monthly wage of $2,000 (€1,830) and the promise of … Read more
Several international issues and especially Libya were on the agenda for Tuesday’s meeting between Italian foreign minister Luigi Di Maio and his French counterpart, Jean-Yves … Read more
U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said he supports the African Union (AU) taking a greater role in mediating the Libya crisis, acknowledging the bloc’s frustration at … Read more
On day four of UN-led talks to transform an uncertain truce in Libya into a permanent ceasefire, veteran negotiator Ghassan Salamé on Thursday welcomed the … Read more