Showing posts with label Libya. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Libya. Show all posts

Tuesday, September 15, 2020

Sunday, August 2, 2020

Libyan Army warns ships, aircrafts approaching territorial waters, airspace

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The Libyan National Army spokesperson, Major General Ahmed Al-Mismari, announced on Saturday, the need to coordinate with countries whose ships or aircraft are approaching territorial waters or Libyan airspace.

Thursday, January 9, 2020

Jihad against Turkey : Libya’s Haftar rejects Putin-Erdogan ceasefire call

Libya’s Haftar rejects Putin-Erdogan ceasefire call
General Khalifa Haftar, leader of the Libyan National Army, has rejected the ceasefire proposed by the Russian and Turkish presidents as a way to de-escalate the hostilities with the government in Tripoli.

Wednesday, January 1, 2020

Turkey may not send forces to Libya if forces loyal to Khalifa Haftar halt their offensive

Turkey may hold off from sending troops to Libya if forces loyal to eastern commander Khalifa Haftar halt their offensive against the internationally recognized government in Tripoli and pull back, the Turkish vice president said Wednesday.

Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Libyan gov't warns against "negative repercussions" of halting oil exports by eastern army

oil exports by eastern army
Libya's UN-backed government on Tuesday warned against "negative repercussions" of stopping oil exports in the oil crescent region by the eastern-based army.

Saturday, June 23, 2018

Libya, Italy discuss illegal immigration issues

Libya, Italy discuss illegal immigration issues
Libya's UN-backed Prime Minister Fayez Serraj on Friday held a phone conversation with Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte over illegal immigration and its security and economic effects.

Friday, June 22, 2018

Italy to seize migrant ships 'illegally' flying Dutch flag

Italy will seize two migrant rescue ships, one carrying more than 200 people in the Mediterranean, citing its illegal flying of the Dutch flag.

Thursday, May 24, 2018

North Korea expresses surprise over Pence's remarks

North Korea expresses surprise over Pence's remarks
The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) Thursday expressed surprise and anger at the remarks by U.S. Vice President Mike Pence that the DPRK might end like Libya.

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

French Ex-President Sarkozy in Custody in Campaign Funding Probe

French Ex-President Sarkozy
Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy was being held in police custody on Tuesday for questioning by magistrates looking into allegations of Libyan funding for his 2007 election campaign, an official in the French judiciary said.

Thursday, February 8, 2018

UN envoy warns against continuous influx of weapons to Libya

continuous influx of weapons to Libya
Head of UN Support Mission in Libya Ghassan Salame on Wednesday confirmed that weapons continue to enter Libya in the absence of a unified Libyan authority protecting the borders.

Saturday, February 3, 2018

Europe & US are responsible for Libya crisis : Emmanuel Macron

Europe & US are responsible for Libya crisis
The EU and the US are “indisputably” responsible for the crisis triggered by their intervention in Libya, says the French president, who has called for "military and police" action against human trafficking in the African state.

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Terrorist Attack in Libya's Benghazi Kills 33, Injures over 70 Others

Terrorist Attack in Libya's Benghazi Kills 33
At least 33 people were killed, while 71 others were injured as a result of a car bombing in Libya's northern city of Benghazi, local media reported on Wednesday.

Monday, December 18, 2017

Haftar: Libya's UN-backed government's mandate obsolete

Haftar: Libya's UN-backed government's mandate obsolete
Supporters of Libyan renegade general Khalifa Haftar have rallied for him to take over the country as he insisted that the mandate of the UN-backed government in the capital, Tripoli, has expired and the institutions it created are "void".

Sunday, December 17, 2017

Over 400 illegal migrants rescued off western Libya coast

western Libya coast
Libyan navy has rescued 437 illegal immigrants in three separate operations off Libya coast during the past 24 hours, an Libyan official told Xinhua on Saturday.

Thursday, November 30, 2017

AU chief vows to repatriate 3,800 migrants held in slave conditions in Libya

slave conditions in Libya
The African Union is to immediately act to repatriate 3,800 migrants currently trapped in Libya during their attempts to cross the Mediterranean Sea and reach Europe, the organization's Chadian chairman said Thursday.

Saturday, November 18, 2017

US ready to ‘fight for justice’ in Syria without UN approval : Nikki Haley

US ready to ‘fight for justice’ in Syria without UN approval
The US does not consider itself constrained by the United Nations Security Council and might seek “justice” in Syria on its own terms, the US representative to the UN, Nikki Haley, has said.

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Libya, France discuss future of political agreement

Libya, France discuss future of political agreement
Libyan and French foreign ministers on Monday discussed the current political situation in Libya and the future of the political agreement.

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

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