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Libya PM Serraj will never start with rival Haftar to wind war

Libya’s internationally accustomed Prime Minister Fayez al-Serraj said on Sunday he was not able to sit down with eastern…

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The Libyan army eliminates 12 terroristssouth of the country Yemen

The Military Information Division of the Libyan National Army announced the elimination of 12 terrorists belonging to ISIS during…

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Sisi affirms Egypt’s rejection of any foreign interference in Libya

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said during a meeting with Libyan Parliament Speaker Aqila Salih in Cairo Thursday that…

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UN main requires arms embargo against Libya

Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is acerb advancement all countries to apparatus a U.N. accouterments embargo adjoin Libya, adage actionable weapons…

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Libya… The most dangerous terrorist leaders fighting alongside the national Accord government

The leader of the terrorist organization Ansar al-Sharia, Adel al-Rubaie, appeared on Monday in the battlegrounds of the capital,…

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“We Are Residing In Horror :” Civilians Are Having The Brunt Of Libya’s Social War

Hannan al-Mubarak was adulatory the bearing of her youngest son if battery rang out. Seemingly overnight, Hannan’s home in the…

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Libyan army: UN envoy ignored the smuggling of arms to the militias by Turkey and Qatar

Al Karama Operations Room of the Libyan Army told the UN Security Council Tuesday that UN envoy to Libya…

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Libyan Federal Army hires solid to forge nearer ties with the U.S.

A Libyan common having gained control over the Libyan city of Benghazi which is believed to have ties to…

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Manchester bomb sufferer: Propel army to Libya to secure suspect

A survivor of the Manchester bomb has alleged on the British aggressive to go and abduction the bomber’s brother…

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Libya: the killing of a dangerous terrorist exposes the militias cover-up to ISIS

The Sabratha Operations Department of the Libyan Army’s General Command announced on Tuesday the death of the terrorist Safwan…

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The Libyan national army fights terrorism to free Tripoli and Libya

The Libyan army and its head the general Haftar, faces terrorist groups that pose a danger not only to…

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Libyan journalists missing since May 2

The Committee to Protect Journalists is gravely worried about the safety of Mohamed al-Qurj and Mohamed al-Shibani, Libyan journalists…

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Khalifa Haftar – the man the US is backing to bring peace to Libya

Libya has been struggling to achieve political stability since the 2011 revolution, organised to dethrone its autocratic ruler Moammar…

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IS says deathly strike on Hafter loyalists : Libya

The Islamic State has said responsibility for the killing of troopers loyal to Libyan warlord Khalifa Hafter whose forces…

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Western air forces enhance surveillance airplanes around Libya

Open-source monitoring of air traffic has revealed a rise in flights by video surveillance aircraft operating by NATO members…

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The Philippines takes out its nationals from Libya

The Philippines Foreign Ministry raised Wednesday the alert level to the fourth degree in Libya, because of the ongoing…

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Turkey adds to Libyan instability, Turkish officers caught fighting alongside Libyan militia

Libya, which is facing political insecurity since the overthrow of Col Gaddafi, an authoritarian ruler, in 2011 is again…

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Qatar struggles as power changes in the region

In recent weeks, we have witnessed the fall of the regime of Omar al-Bashir, who ruled Sudan for thirty…

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France- A ‘Two Timer’ in Libya

Just like the police captain in “Casablanca” feigning outrage at gambling in Rick’s Café before being handed his winnings,…

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With EU Demanding Libya’s Haftar to Halt Attack, Tripoli Forces Make Troops Prisoners

With EU Demanding Libya’s Haftar to Halt Attack, Tripoli Forces Make Troops Prisoners

An onslaught by eastern forces on the Libyan capital Tripoli encumbered in the face of strong opposition on the…

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As Battle Rages On the Suburbs Thousands Run From Tripoli

As Battle Rages On the Suburbs Thousands Run From Tripoli

On Wednesday, eastern-based forces fought with troops who are loyal to the Tripoli government in the suburbs of Libya’s…

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France blocks Euroepean Union’s Statement on Khalifa Haftars offensive in Libya

France blocks Euroepean Union’s Statement on Khalifa Haftars offensive in Libya

France has blocked the statement of the European Union that called the Khalifa Haftar for halting the…

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In Libya Conflict, Sufferings Continue As Migrants Start to Move

In Libya Conflict, Sufferings Continue As Migrants Start to Move

On Tuesday, in Libya’s capital, casualties of the war started to increase and the UN shifted dozens of immigrants…

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Battle Rampage for Libya’s Capital, Airport Also Bombed

Battle Rampage for Libya’s Capital, Airport Also Bombed

Tripoli’s only functional airport was bombed by a warplane on Monday as eastern forces making progress towards the Libyan…

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US calls for immediate halt of military operations in Libya

US calls for immediate halt of military operations in Libya

The United States has called for an immediate halt of the military operations that were going on…

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Eastern Libyan commander orders forces to move on Tripoli

Eastern Libyan Commander Instructs Forces to March On to Tripoli

After years of threat of military force, eastern Libyan commander Khalifa Haftar instructed his troops on Thursday to progress…

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The US and four allies urge competing faction in Libya to de-escalate tensions

The US and four allies urge competing faction in Libya to de-escalate tensions

The United States along with four other allies urged for competing factions in Libya in order to…

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After Chaos and terrorism, military rule needed to build back the state in Libya

After Chaos and terrorism, military rule needed to build back the state in Libya

The Libyans who are tired of the three years of the street fightings are now yearning for…

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Libyan residents worried about the future of their city

Libyan residents worried about the future of their city

The resident of Libya gathered in a street side cafe on Saturday and they had been discussing…

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Al Qaeda Site in Libyan City of Ubari raided by US-Libyan Forces

Al Qaeda Site in Libyan City of Ubari raided by US-Libyan Forces

According to a statement by a Libyan official, an Al Qaeda site in the Libyan city of…

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Reconciliation agreements fail to pave way for Tawergha return

Reconciliation agreements fail to pave way for Tawergha return

At least 48,000 former residents of Tawergha which is a Libyan town had been displaced from their…

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Daesh terrorist network busted by Lebanese security forces

Daesh terrorist network busted by Lebanese security forces

The Army Command Center stated, “As a result of intensive efforts made by the General Security Directorate…

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‘Unimaginable horrors’ catalogued by the UN which have been faced by Nigerians in Libya

‘Unimaginable horrors’ catalogued by the UN which have been faced by Nigerians in Libya

The report is titled, ‘Desperate and Dangerous: Report on the human rights situation of migrants and refugees…

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Deadly Attack on Libya’s Foreign Ministry: ISIS Took the Responsibility

Deadly Attack on Libya’s Foreign Ministry: ISIS Took the Responsibility

ISIS suicide attackers stormed the Foreign Ministry of Libya on Tuesday. The terrorist group has claimed the responsibility for…

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Killing of 6 hostages in Libya by Islamic State confirmed by the UN

Killing of 6 hostages in Libya by Islamic State confirmed by the UN

The UN Support Mission of Libya stated, “The murder of six hostages taken during ISIL’s attack on…

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Libya Cannot Handle Freedom, Thinks the Dissidents

Libya Cannot Handle Freedom, Thinks the Dissidents

Muammar Gaddafi was the dictator that the dissidents abhorred. This abhorrence made them pick up arms against him. However,…

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Pleas of not sending rescued migrants back to Libya ignored by Spain

The decision of the Spanish government is being maintained for leaving the fate of the 12 migrants in the…

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Attack and kidnapping of 11 by ISIS in southern Libya

Both the Presidential Council and the High Council of State have condemned the attack, calling it a terrorist assault…

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Egyptians who were held for business dispute freed by Libyan gunmen

Workers of Egypt had been taken hostage in Libya over a financial dispute between the contractors of Libya and…

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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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