January 10, 2015
Factions in Libya have agree to a new round of dialogue at the UN in Geneva with the aim of ending the country's political and security crisis.
January 9, 2015
An extremist group affiliated with Daesh has reportedly executed two Tunisian journalists in Libya, although the claim has not yet been verified.
January 8, 2015
With the oil price plunging and no sign of an end to hostilities, economic options are few.
January 5, 2015
A Greek-operated oil tanker was attacked by a Libyan fighter jet Monday in Libya's port city of Derna. Two sailors and two crew members were killed.
A tribal leader in Libya reported Monday that the 13 Egyptian Christians being held in the country since Saturday, refuting original claims of kidnapping and insisting they had instead been held by 'people smugglers.'
After French President Francois Hollande said Paris would strike militants attempting to leave restive Libya on Monday, a high-ranking Libyan official declared his government in opposition of any Western intervention attempts.
January 4, 2015
Niger’s president explicitly called for military intervention in Libya, a position that is supported by a number of other African states including Mali and Senegal.
The latest incident brings the number of Egyptian Copts currently abducted in neighbouring Libya to 20.
December 31, 2014
The attack launched on Libya’s largest oil terminal saw militants fire rockets from speedboats, setting alight huge oil tanks and causing Libya’s oil production to plunge by two-thirds, to 350,000 barrels per day, according to the state oil company.
The damage is estimated at $213 million.
Libyan forces downed a second militia plane after a raid on the Al-Sedra oil port, while the UN condemned a suicide attack on the country's parliament headquarters.
December 30, 2014
Pro-government forces in Libya say they downed a helicopter carrying militants, who days earlier carried out air attacks on major oil facilities in the country's east.
A car bomb rocked Libya's parliament headquarters in the eastern city of Tobruk Tuesday with an unknown number of casualties reported.
The bodies of three Coptic Christians were returned to Egypt after they were murdered by unidentified gunmen in Libya.
December 25, 2014
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