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The Ceasefire In Tripoli Is Still In Place

The UN Libya mission chief has said that the cease fire in Tripoli is still in place, but the…

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Five dead in IS attack in central Libya

According to local and military sources, At least five people were killed Monday and 10 others kidnapped in an attack by…

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Italian foreign minister has said that Libya is an unsafe port for rescue vessel

Italian foreign minister has said that Libya is an unsafe port for rescue vessel

Italian foreign minister Enzo Moavero said, ”The notion of a safe port and a safe country is linked to…

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Russia does not intend to turn Libya into the ‘new Syria’ but doing so wouldn’t hurt it

Russia does not intend to turn Libya into the ‘new Syria’ but doing so wouldn’t hurt it

A report has been published that Russia is trying to make Libya the ‘new Syria’. Russia is trying to…

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For capturing Al Qaeda fugitive, Libyan forces have been praised

For capturing Al Qaeda fugitive, Libyan forces have been praised

The anti-Islamist and political figures of Libya have urged for a further support which needs to be given to…

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Egyptian jihadist al-Ashmawy is captured by Libyan forces

Egyptian jihadist al-Ashmawy is captured by Libyan forces

Hisham al-Ashmawy, a former army officer, is accused of being behind several deadly attacks in Egypt and an attempt…

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Why is the EU sending back the refugees to Libya which is still a war zone?

Europe’s “stop the boats” policy now has become the same as Australia’s, as African migrants and refugees are locked…

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Aims of Italy to forge peace with Libya with an international conference

Italy attempts to bring around the many opposing forces in Libya in its long-running war and for this purpose…

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18 deaths and 22 injuries documented by UNSMIL in Libya for the last month

18 deaths and 22 injuries documented by UNSMIL in Libya for the last month

The victims included 14 men and 4 boys who were killed. Most of the civilian casualties happened due to…

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Under rising violence in Tripoli, sanctions on militias wanted by France

France has told that it wanted the United Nations Security Council to implement sanctions on militias which were involved…

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Rights Lawyer Demands Qatar Pay For Supporting Libyan Militias

Rights Lawyer Demands Qatar Pay For Supporting Libyan Militias

A lawyer from Libya is requesting the international community to force Qatar from stopping their support for the armed…

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Libyan militia leader has been sanctioned by the US over attacks on oil facility

Libyan militia leader has been sanctioned by the US over attacks on oil facility

The U.S. Treasury Department has aimed the leader of the Libyan militia by imposing sanctions on it. It has…

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France blamed by Italy for crisis in Libya

France blamed by Italy for crisis in Libya

The far-right Interior Minister Matteo Salvini of Italy made the implication that France was responsible for the new cases…

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Announcement By Libyan Army Of Taking Over City Of Derna

Announcement By Libyan Army Of Taking Over City Of Derna

The Libyan army launched a military operation to take over the eastern city of Darna from the…

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4 East Libyan Security Force Members Killed By Suicide Bomber

4 East Libyan Security Force Members Killed By Suicide Bomber

A spokesman for Khalifa Haftar’s Libyan National Army (LNA), Ahmed al-Mismari said the bomber detonated explosives packed…

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Qatar Continues To Undermine Security in North Africa

Qatar Continues To Undermine Security in North Africa

Qatar has not given up its nefarious aims in North Africa, despite international pressure. Earlier this year, the Libyan…

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Libyan coast guard intercepts 150 migrants in the Mediterranean

Libyan coast guard intercepts 150 migrants in the Mediterranean

Libya’s coast guard has intercepted more than 150 migrants, including women and children, in the Mediterranean Sea. The migrants,…

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Europe Accused of Letting Human Traffickers Thrive in Libya

Increasing populism all over Europe is resulting in a rise of human trafficking violations in Libya. More and more…

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As Clashes Hit All-Time High Violence Records, Derna In Libya Is Suffering

As Clashes Hit All-Time High Violence Records, Derna In Libya Is Suffering

“The humanitarian community calls on all parties to respect international humanitarian law and minimise civilian casualties,” The United Nations…

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UN Peace Plan For War-Torn Libya Agreed By Algeria, Egypt, Tunisia

UN Peace Plan For War-Torn Libya Agreed By Algeria, Egypt, Tunisia

The agreement was reached during a meeting in the capital Algiers between Algerian Foreign Minister Abdelkader Messahel, his Egyptian…

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Five Terrorists Turned Themselves In To The Libyan Army

Five Terrorists Turned Themselves In To The Libyan Army

The spokesman for the major operation against terrorists in DernaSabra named Ibrahim al-Hals and Hamad al-Maleki among the five…

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20 Beheaded Bodies Of Egyptian Christians Arrive In Egypt From Libya

20 Beheaded Bodies Of Egyptian Christians Arrive In Egypt From Libya

The Coptic Christians were beheaded on a beach in Islamic State’s former Libyan stronghold of Sirte, wearing orange jumpsuits,…

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War Games Conducted By Algerian Troops On The Border With Libya

War Games Conducted By Algerian Troops On The Border With Libya

The Algerian Ministry of Defense has announced tactical manoeuvres with live ammunition near the border with Libya. The war…

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Suicide Attack Puts Election Plans in Libya in Turmoil

Different Libyan groups are accusing each other for postponing the presidential and parliamentary elections after the suicide attack. The…

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Libyan Capital Hosted Anti-Terrorism Conference

Libyan Capital Hosted Anti-Terrorism Conference

The UN-backed government’s counter-terrorism force organized a conference with the slogan stating “Fighting terrorism: Reality and challenges.” Strategies to…

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Libya Launches Operation Against Islamic State

Libya Launches Operation Against Islamic State

The internationally recognized government of Libya took a military operation against the remaining Islamic State group. The operation is…

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Airstrikes on Al Qaeda, Conducted by the US

Airstrikes on Al Qaeda, Conducted by the US

On Saturday, the first airstrike was made by the US on Al Qaeda in Libya. In the attack, the…

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Another 149 Nigerians return from Libya

Another 149 Nigerians return from Libya

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has received no fewer than 149 Nigerians who voluntarily returned from Libya. It…

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Libya shows efforts of deploying terrorists in North Africa

Libya shows efforts of deploying terrorists in North Africa

The General Command of the eastern-based self-styled army led by Khalifa Haftar that fighter aircraft had launched a number…

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Is Libya 'incapable' of holding elections ?

Is Libya ‘incapable’ of holding elections?

“Libya today couldn’t be further away from respect for the rule of law and human rights, let alone from…

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Gaddafi’s Son to Run for Libyan President in 2018 Elections

Gaddafi’s Son To Run For Libyan President In 2018 Elections

Saif al-Islam Gaddafi was once the heir to his father’s regime but now is a wanted criminal for inflicting…

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More than 250 migrants rescued off Libya coast by the navy

More than 250 migrants rescued off Libya coast by the navy

252 migrants were rescued when they were on their way to Europe. The operation was carried out in two…

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Egypt Struggles to Revive Power Abroad

Egypt struggles to revive power abroad

As long as Egypt faces internal security problems and the region is volatile, Cairo will focus on issues close…

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US is at war in seven countries

US is at war in seven countries

The U.S. is officially fighting wars in seven countries, including Libya and Niger, according to an unclassified White House…

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Over 20 lives presumed drowned while crossing to Italy from Libya

Over 20 lives presumed drowned while crossing to Italy from Libya

Twenty-one migrants were missing and probably drowned after a rubber dinghy and a wooden boat set off from Libya…

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