Latest news Libya

  1. EU op not a migrant pull factor says Sophia chief
    • 21:25
    • 06 apr

    EU op not a migrant pull factor says Sophia chief

    More NGO ops but we're not getting in each other's way

  2. Tripoli-Djerba flights restart after six years
    • 12:15
    • 04 apr

    Tripoli-Djerba flights restart after six years

    Operated by Libyan Airlines, two per week, Sunday and Thursday

  3. Interior minister and Libyan tribal chiefs sign migrant pact
    • 11:25
    • 03 apr

    Interior minister and Libyan tribal chiefs sign migrant pact

  4. Migrants: Libyan coast guard rescues 60 Bangladeshi
    • 19:43
    • 28 mar

    Migrants: Libyan coast guard rescues 60 Bangladeshi

    Spokesperson, they were brought to Zawiya on Sunday

  5. '240 feared dead' in latest migrant shipwreck off Libya
    • 11:16
    • 24 mar

    '240 feared dead' in latest migrant shipwreck off Libya

    Tripoli court halts Italy-Libya accord

  6. Books: Salafism After the Arab Awakening
    • 18:34
    • 23 mar

    Books: Salafism After the Arab Awakening

    From traditional quietism towards politicisation

  7. Trade: Sardinia's exports to Arab countries up 2.7%
    • 14:26
    • 17 mar

    Trade: Sardinia's exports to Arab countries up 2.7%

    Confartigianato, products for almost 100 mn euros in 2016

  8. Italy treats Libya wounded
    • 20:16
    • 16 mar

    Italy treats Libya wounded

    22 flown out from Benghazi, being treated at Celio

  9. Libya: Sarraj’s forces take headquarters ex-Ghwell gov.
    • 10:51
    • 16 mar

    Libya: Sarraj’s forces take headquarters ex-Ghwell gov.

    Ex-hotel Rixos, at High Council of State. Wounded Ghwell flees

  10. More migrants fleeing to Tunisia from Libya, IOM
    • 12:49
    • 08 mar

    More migrants fleeing to Tunisia from Libya, IOM

    Assisted voluntary repatriation program

  11. France organises cultural festival for Libya in Tunis
    • 14:30
    • 03 mar

    France organises cultural festival for Libya in Tunis

    Sponsored by Jack Lang, guest of honour Louvre president

  12. Migrants: Merkel in Cairo for talks with Sisi
    • 11:10
    • 02 mar

    Migrants: Merkel in Cairo for talks with Sisi

    Also Libya, economy at centre of trip to Egypt, Tunisia

  13. Art: Palmyra restored busts back in Syria
    • 14:22
    • 28 feb

    Art: Palmyra restored busts back in Syria

    Damaged by ISIS, recovered by ISCR technicians

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