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Haftar-led Forces captured two seaports, Thursday, Sidra and Ras Lanuf. (AFP/ File)
June 21, 2018 - 14:40 GMT
Forces led by military commander Khalifa Haftar seized two seaports on Thursday -- Sidra and Ras Lanuf -- in Libya’s strategic “oil crescent” region, according to a local field commander.
Militiamen serving Ibrahim al-Jathran (below) outside a Libya oil terminal after shutting it down in July. (AFP/ File)
June 21, 2018 - 10:34 GMT
UK ambassador to Libya, Frank Baker, hinted on Wednesday that the UN Security Council might impose punitive measures against Ibrahim al-Jathran.
French President Emanuel Macron has urged Libya to hold its elections on the determined time to save its mediation efforts in Libya from collapsing. (AFP/ File)
June 19, 2018 - 17:01 GMT
France on Monday sought to save its mediation efforts in Libya from collapsing.
 Libyan Army (Shutterstock/File Photo)
June 18, 2018 - 14:00 GMT
The Libyan National Army has reached the last pockets of extremist resistance against LNA forces in the eastern city of Derna, arresting Osama bin Laden’s former driver Soufian bin Qamou, informed sources said.
Siddik al-Sour, head of the Investigations Bureau at the Office of the Attorney General, speaks during a press conference in the Libyan capital Tripoli. (AFP/ File)
June 11, 2018 - 17:26 GMT
Libyan authorities are set to release several Gaddafi-era senior officials over "medical concerns", the country's director of the attorney general's investigations office said.
Tawergha (Twitter)
June 05, 2018 - 12:00 GMT
A new accord has been struck for thousands of displaced Libyans to return home to a town that sided with former leader Moammar Gadhafi in the 2011 revolution, the country’s unity government said Monday.
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June 05, 2018 - 09:18 GMT
Forces led by Libyan military commander Khalifa Haftar announced early Tuesday that they have taken control of 75 percent of Derna city.
Libyan flag (Shutterstock/File Photo)
June 05, 2018 - 06:00 GMT
The Libyan cities of Misurata and Tawergha have signed a peace treaty, ending a seven-year feud.
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June 03, 2018 - 09:48 GMT
The United Nations support mission in Libya called on all sides in the northeastern city of Derna to exercise the greatest levels of restraint and take all precautions to protect the civilians.
Fayez al-Sarraj is one of four Libyan leaders who will be meeting in Paris. (AFP/ File)
May 30, 2018 - 09:45 GMT
Rival Libyan leaders vying for influence in the war-scarred country have agreed to hold elections later this year, an advisor to the UN-backed government has said.
 City Views in Beirut (Twitter)
May 29, 2018 - 09:45 GMT
A source at Saudi Arabia’s Foreign Ministry said that French President Emmanuel Macron’s recent comments that the Kingdom detained Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Al-Hariri in November was incorrect, Saudi state-news agency SPA reported.
UN Eevoy Ghassan Salamé meets Ageilah Saleh in al-Qubbah (Twitter)
May 27, 2018 - 16:18 GMT
Libya’s main rival political groups are set to meet in the French capital, Paris, on Tuesday in an attempt to resolve disputes and sketch a road map to reunite the nation.
People check the aftermath of an explosion in the eastern city of Benghazi, Libya, January 24, 2018. (AFP/ File Photo)
May 22, 2018 - 19:00 GMT
At least two army personnel loyal to military commander Khalifa Haftar, who is backed by Libya’s Tobruk-based parliament, were killed Tuesday in a car-bomb attack in eastern Libya.
United Nations special envoy to Libya Ghassan Salameh warns that the tribal clashes in the country could spiral into a regional conflict. (AFP/ File Photo)
May 22, 2018 - 12:09 GMT
United Nations special envoy to Libya Ghassan Salameh reiterated on Monday his call to hold presidential and parliamentary elections in the war-torn country before the end of the year.
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May 21, 2018 - 08:23 GMT
Libya’s Tobruk-based parliament denied on Sunday the existence of a new French initiative aimed at resolving the country’s crisis.
Libyan National Army forces (AFP/File Photo)
May 17, 2018 - 14:41 GMT
Libyan National Army forces made further progress in the battles to liberate the eastern coastal city of Derna, meanwhile Speaker of the House of Representatives, Advisor Aqilah Saleh, announced that the parliament in the eastern city of Tobruk will discuss next week a proposal to move its headquarters to Benghazi.