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‘Libya deserves better’: Hope, doubts follow ceasefire deal
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Libya ceasefire: UN chief hails fundamental step towards peace
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UN says Libya sides reach ‘permanent ceasefire’ deal
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Libya's rival factions sign UN-brokered 'permanent' ceasefire in Geneva
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Libya marks national police day amid war
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'Govt in touch with Libyan authorities to rescue 7 abducted Indians': MEA
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'Govt in touch with Libyan authorities to rescue 7 abducted Indians' MEA
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UN: Antonio Guterres says Libya's peace at stake, urges ceasefire
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Libya conflict: October 15 set as new date for peace talks
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Turkey blasts 'arrogant' Macron amid Eastern Med crisis talks
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Libya’s GNA: Haftar allies disrupting municipal elections in east
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Rival parties in Libya sign cease-fire dealRival sides in Libya's conflict signed a permanent cease-fire agreement on Friday, a deal the United Nations billed as historic after years of fighting. CBS News foreign correspondent Charlie D'Agata..
UN chief asks nations to respect Libyan ceasefireUN Secretary General Antonio Guterres welcomed the signing of a cease-fire agreement in Libya and called on nations to respect the terms. Guterres is pushing a global cease-fire as COVID-19 ravages..
Libyan factions sign countrywide U.N.-brokered cease-fireThe United Nations billed the deal as historic after years of fighting that has split the North African country in two.
In breakthrough, Libya’s warring factions to sign cease-fire deal, U.N. saysGENEVA — The United Nations said Friday that the two sides in Libyan military talks had reached a “historic achievement” with a permanent cease-fire agreement across the war-torn North African..
Libya rivals sign ceasefire deal in GenevaIt follows talks between military leaders from the government and representatives of Gen Haftar's forces.
Libyan sides agree to no military escalation following UN talksRepresentatives from eastern and western Libya agreed to maintain calm on the front lines, open transport links and look at securing the flow of oil as talks progress in Geneva. UN envoy Stephanie..
Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy charged with 'criminal association' in Libyan campaign financingFormer French president Nicolas Sarkozy has been charged with criminal association over suspected Libyan financing of his 2007 election campaign. Mr Sarkozy left office in 2012 but has been dogged by..
Senior Libyan coastguard commander arrested for alleged human traffickingThe UN-backed government in Libya has arrested a coastguard commander alleged to be one of the world’s most ruthless human traffickers. On Wednesday, authorities in Tripoli said Abd al-Rahman Milad,..
Libya detains notorious people smuggler Abd al-Rahman al-MiladAbd al-Rahman al-Milad was sanctioned by the UN in 2018 for violence against migrants in Libya.
Libya's GNA says it holds UN-sanctioned alleged people smugglerTRIPOLI - Libya's Government of National Accord (GNA) has detained Abdalrahman al-Milad, a coastguard commander sanctioned by the United Nations for alleged human trafficking and migrant smuggling, its..
Seven Indians abducted in Libya released
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7 Indian hostages freed in Libya, all in good health: MEAMEA has confirmed that the 7 Indian hostages kidnapped in Asshwerif in Libya on September 14 have been released and that all of them are in good health.
7 Indians kidnapped in Libya; govt in touch with Libyan authorities to rescue them: MEASeven Indians, hailing from Andhra Pradesh, Bihar, Gujarat and Uttar Pradesh were kidnapped in Libya last month and India is in touch with authorities in the African nation to secure their release, the..
Nigerian migrant worker burned alive in Libya(CNN)Three men stormed a factory in Tripoli, doused a Nigerian worker in petrol, and set him on fire, according to a statement by the Libyan interior ministry, in a new reported attack on migrants in..
What is Turkey’s agenda using Syrian fighters globally?Evidence continues to build of the war crimes of Turkish-backed groups in northern Syria, and now the deployment of other Turkish-backed groups to Libya and Azerbaijan. UN and human rights groups have..
$20,000 ransom sought for 7 Indians in Libya
Libya is a victim of migration, not its reason, says GNA President SerrajUN Affairs Libya, as a country of transit for migrants, cannot surmount the associated challenges without international support, the country’s Head of State told world leaders gathered virtually for..
French ex-president Sarkozy loses challenge to cash-from-Libya casePARIS: Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy lost his bid Thursday to throw out an inquiry into claims he used Libyan cash for his 2007 presidential campaign, a ruling that could require him and..
EU sanctions on Turkish shipping firm over Libya embargo are biased – AnkaraAnkara said on Tuesday the European Union’s decision to impose sanctions on a Turkish firm accused of breaking a UN arms embargo on Libya was evidence of the EU’s “double standards.” The..
UN welcomes Libyan PM’s decision to step downUnited Nations, Sep 18 : The UN has welcomed Libyan Prime Minister Fayez Serraj’s decision to step down by the end of October, according to a statement. “I commend the courageous decision by Fayez..
Khalifa Haftar's rival Libya government resigns after Benghazi protestsThe headquarters of military commander Khalifa Haftar are torched in his eastern base of Benghazi.
Russian Attack Jets Back Mercenaries Fighting in LibyaAn American military official said the warplanes were conducting combat missions in support of Kremlin-backed private security forces, and extending Moscow’s influence in Africa.
Turkey calls Macron ‘hysterical’ over Syria, Libya, East MediterraneanTurkish foreign minister has called French President Emmanuel Macron “hysterical” over his meddling in foreign-backed conflicts in Libya and Syria as well as Ankara’s dispute with Greece over sea..
President Trump backs Libyan military strongmanPresident Trump announced his support for Libyan military strongman Khalifa Hifter, reversing U.S. policy. Many world leaders have responded with shock. As two sides continue fighting in Libya, it..
How Dangerous Is Greece and Turkey’s Mediterranean Standoff?The Eastern Mediterranean has become an increasingly crowded space, between precarious refugee crossings from Libya to Europe, the flow of arms and mercenaries in the other direction, and Russia’s..
UAE killed 26 unarmed cadets in Libya, BBC saysA drone operated by the United Arab Emirates (UAE) killed 26 unarmed cadets at a military academy in Libya’s...
Media watchdog urges Libyan gov't to release reporterCAIRO (AP) — A media watchdog Friday urged Libyan authorities to immediately release a local journalist detained while covering recent anti-government protests in the capital Tripoli. Libyan radio..
Libya: Gaddafi's tribe calls on its members to withdraw from Haftar militiaThe Libyan tribe Qadhadhfa yesterday called on all its members to withdraw immediately from the forces of renegade General Khalifa Haftar. This came in a statement of the Social Council of the Libyan..
UAE implicated in lethal drone strike in LibyaBBC finds evidence that a UAE drone killed 26 unarmed cadets in Libya’s capital Tripoli.
Athens draws red line on sea surveysAmid a new diplomatic effort, led by Berlin, to diffuse tension between Greece and Turkey, Athens has made it clear that the prospect of Ankara announcing exploratory activities in areas south or east..
Libya’s government announces cease-fire, calls for electionsCAIRO — Libya’s U.N.-supported government Friday announced a cease-fire across the oil-rich country and called for demilitarizing the strategic city of Sirte, which is controlled by rival forces...
Libya crisis: Rival authorities announce ceasefireThe announcement for a nation riven by violence since 2011 is hailed by the UN.
At least 45 migrants drowned in shipwreck off Libyan coastAt least 45 migrants and refugees have drowned off the coast of Libya in the worst shipwreck in the central Mediterranean of 2020. The UN’s refugee agency and the International Organisation for..
Dozens of migrants die in shipwreck off Libya - UNThe UN reports the deaths of at least 45 people in the largest shipwreck off Libya's coast this year.
Libya conflict: Why Egypt might send troops to back Gen HaftarThe fall of Col Gaddafi nine years ago unleased chaos in North Africa, which Egypt fears could spill over.
Migrant arrivals to Italy soar by nearly 150 percent over the past yearMigrant arrivals to Italy increased by nearly 150 percent over the past year with an overwhelming majority arriving from Tunisia and war-riven Libya, Italy's interior ministry said on Saturday. Italy..
Trump steps back from involving himself in Libya's bloody civil warWashington (CNN)As several countries come to the aid of warring factions in Libya, President Donald Trump has found himself caught in the middle of a group of strongmen he's forged close ties with..
Libya tribes sue Haftar at ICC over civilian massacreLibya’s Toubou tribes yesterday filed a lawsuit at the International Criminal Court (ICC) against renegade General Khalifa Haftar over last year’s...
When Should the US Go to War?The U.S. is the most militarized and warlike nation on earth. Most Americans don’t think of their nation that way. Indeed, stating this fact often generates anger and outrage. However, what other..
Gaddafi’s prophecy comes true as foreign powers battle for Libya’s oilA showdown looms in the fight for control of the country – with Africa’s largest oilfields as the prize In August 2011, as Libya’s rebels and Nato jets began an assault on Tripoli, Colonel..
Libyans fear regional war as rival powers vie for control, says envoyUN representative has two months to secure ceasefire but warns that risks are rising The Libyan people are increasingly scared that their future is being taken out of their hands by external actors,..
UN demands release of Libyan journalistTRIPOLI, Aug. 1 (Xinhua) -- The United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) on Friday demanded immediate release of Ismail Abuzreiba, a...
Three migrants shot dead in Libya after failed crossing to EuropeThe Libyan authorities shot dead three Sudanese migrants trying to flee detention late on Monday, after they failed to cross the Mediterranean to Europe, a UN agency said. "Staff from the International..
After Tough Greek Stance, Turkey Blinks in East MediterraneanATHENS - After Greece put its military on high alert and German Chancellor Angela Merkel also intervened, Turkey has pulled back plans to send an energy research vessel into Greek waters off the island..
India's Rafale jets to have HAMMER missiles; weapon that was used in Iraq and SyriaIt was pointed out that the Rafale jets with HAMMER missiles carried out airstrikes in Libya, Afghanistan, Iraq, and Syria.
US says Russia sent more equipment to Libyan front linesTUNIS: appears to be sending more military equipment to its mercenaries in Libya, including the flashpoint city of Sirte, in breach of an arms embargo, the said on Friday. Its Africa Command said there..
What is the future of the UN in the age of impunity?As the laws of war become optional and crimes in Syria and Libya go unpunished, there are fears the body has no teeth Even at the best of times, there is a wide scope for misunderstanding in modern..
Turkey, Russia say they seek lasting cease-fire in LibyaANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish and Russian delegations met Wednesday in Turkey's capital to discuss the war in Libya and agreed to press ahead with efforts for a lasting cease-fire in the North..
Half of Emiratis Approve Domestic Policies, But Just 20% Want Israeli TiesFresh polling data from a June 2020 survey reveals that Emiratis are more concerned with domestic than foreign policy issues—though a plurality say their government is doing “too much” to ensure..
Captain faces trial for migrants repatriationThe captain of an Italian-flagged ship is to be tried for allegedly forcing migrants back to Libya, in the first such case in Italy. The Asso 28 supply ship picked up 101 migrants near an oil and gas..