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EU rescue missions were jointly carried out by member states as an influx of migrants tries to make its way to Europe. (AFP/File)
June 01, 2015 - 16:25 GMT
EU rescue missions were jointly carried out by member states as an influx of migrants tries to make its way to Europe.
Another Misrata checkpoint was targeted by a suicide bomber just ten days earlier. (AFP/Mahmud Turkia)
May 31, 2015 - 12:00 GMT
A suicide bomb exploded at a checkpoint west of Misrata.
Islamist militant groups have targeted Benghazi's residential areas in numerous attacks in recent months. (AFP/File)
May 30, 2015 - 07:36 GMT
Five people including three children and a woman, were killed and eight others, mainly kids, were wounded when a missile hit a park in Al-Hemeida neighborhood, Benghazi city of northeast Libya, on Friday
A Libyan militia spokesman said his forces withdrew from the airbase Thursday after receiving no reinforcements.  (AFP/File)
May 29, 2015 - 12:48 GMT
A Libyan militia spokesman said his forces withdrew from the airbase after receiving no reinforcements.
Libya's armed forces said they would react strongly to any aggression from militias. (AFP/File)
May 28, 2015 - 07:25 GMT
Libya's recognized government Wednesday wanted they would retaliate with force following an assassination attempt on the country's Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thani.
Flights were canceled Tuesday morning from Libya's three main airports after ground staff began strikes for not getting paid. (Twitter)
May 27, 2015 - 11:12 GMT
Flights were canceled Tuesday morning from Libya's three main airports after ground staff began strikes for not getting paid.
Abdullah al-Thani's convoy was attacked by unidentified gunmen in eastern Libya. (AFP/File)
May 27, 2015 - 07:13 GMT
Head of Libyan government Abdullah al-Thani survived an attempted assassination plot in the east of the country after gunmen attacked the prime minister's convoy.
Libyan tribal leaders attend a four-day conference in Cairo to discuss growing terrorism across the region, May 25, 2015. (AFP/File)
May 26, 2015 - 10:45 GMT
Libyan tribal leaders began talks in Cairo during a four-day conference on preventing the spread of terrorism across the Middle East.
A member of the Libyan army stands on a tank as heavy black smoke rises from the city's port during clashes against Islamist gunmen in the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi on Dec. 23, 2014. (AFP/Abdullah Doma)
May 24, 2015 - 16:03 GMT
Warplanes sent from Libya's official government attacked a ship near the port of Sirte on Sunday, officials said.
Bernadino Leon said Daesh militants could become
May 23, 2015 - 15:44 GMT
The United Nations envoy on Libya has warned that Daesh's presence in Libya could became of very serious threat to the country.
The attack took place at a checkpoint close to the Libyan port city of Misrata. (AFP/File)
May 21, 2015 - 13:28 GMT
Two people have been killed after a suicide bomber blew himself up in a car at a checkpoint close to the Libyan port city of Misrata, Reuters has reported.