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Saif al-Islam who is currently being held in the town of Zitan was sentenced to death in absentia by a Libyan court. (AFP/File)
July 28, 2015 - 10:27 GMT
Saif al-Islam, the son of Libya's slain former leader Colonel Gaddafi was sentenced to death in absentia for committing war crimes during the country's unrest.
David Cameron warned against the growing militant threat in Libya. (AFP/File)
July 26, 2015 - 10:23 GMT
British Prime Minister David Cameron warned of the growing Daesh threat in Libya and said the UK could consider military intervention in the country.
Libyan government forces have been battling militants in Benghazi for one year. (AFP/File)
July 24, 2015 - 12:15 GMT
Two Libyan soldiers were killed and ten others injured Thursday during clashes with Islamists in the country's second largest city of Benghazi.
Rival minorities in the south have set up competing militia and clash over sparse resources. (AFP/Abdullah Doma)
July 22, 2015 - 10:01 GMT
Rival minorities in the south have set up competing militia and clash over sparse resources.
The four men were taken west of Tripoli, the foreign ministry said Monday. (AFP/Mahmud Turkia)
July 20, 2015 - 10:43 GMT
The four men were taken west of Tripoli, the foreign ministry said Monday.
The abductions happened in Daesh stronghold Noufliyah, southeast of Sirte, a military spokesman said Sunday. (AFP/Younis al-Bayati)
July 19, 2015 - 09:18 GMT
The abductions happened in Daesh stronghold Noufliyah, southeast of Sirte, a military spokesman said Sunday.
Ghada last starred with Ahmed Helmy in 'Ala Gothety' . (Facebook)
July 18, 2015 - 08:00 GMT
After appearing in the Ramadan series 'Al Ahd', the Libyan actress makes her movie comeback in 'Ahwak'.
Daesh wants Libyans to know exactly what they don't want to see from women — everything. (Shutterstock)
July 16, 2015 - 06:39 GMT
The militant group has imposed some pretty ridiculous restrictions on women.
Members of the delegation from the government in the eastern city of Tobruk sign the document on a new version of a UN-brokered peace deal during the UN-brokered talks in Skhirat, near the Moroccan capital Rabat on July 11, 2015. (AFP/Fadel Senna)
July 12, 2015 - 12:13 GMT
Representatives from the Tripoli-based General National Congress (GNC) have not yet signed the proposal and are demanding that some of the terms are amended.
A Syrian woman arrives on the Greek island of Lesbos after crossing the Mediterranean Sea.  The IOM estimates 1,900 migrants have died so far this year on similar perilous journeys, escaping violence and danger at home. (AFP/File)
July 10, 2015 - 17:46 GMT
International Organization for Migration said 1,900 people have died crossing the Mediterranean Sea so far in 2015, over double the number from this time last year.
Hundreds of people have attempted to leave Egypt for Europe through Libya in recent months. (AFP/File)
July 08, 2015 - 11:21 GMT
Security forces on Egypt's border stopped 328 people from crossing into Libya through the southern gate of Salloum City.