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A Libyan man points two Kalashnikov assault rifles in the air as a national flag waves behind him during a celebration marking the sixth anniversary of the Libyan revolution. (AFP/File)
February 18, 2017 - 10:00 GMT
They took to the streets of the country’s capital, Tripoli, and other major cities on Friday to mark the 2011 uprising.
Mihael Petrelis glances at the appellate court's decision outside a federal appeals court after it ruled against lifting the stay on U.S. President Donald Trump's executive order imposing a temporary immigration ban on seven Muslim-majority nations in San Francisco, California. (AFP/Elijah Nouvelage)
February 17, 2017 - 10:00 GMT
The revised executive order may explicitly exclude green card holders from the travel ban.
Libya has been bogged down with years of conflict and instability. (AFP/File)
February 15, 2017 - 09:00 GMT
The rival army chief and the head of the country's unity government in Cairo made the agreement on Tuesday.
Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring speaks to the media after a hearing February 10, 2017 in front of a US District Court in Alexandria, Virginia. Herring attended the hearing for a request he filed to block the travel ban executive order issued by President Donald Trump. (AFP/Alex Wong)
February 14, 2017 - 15:00 GMT
Virginia became the third state to block Trump's executive order on the grounds that it violated the First Amendment of the US Constitution.
The Dubai The team determined that the new Libyan city would need to include financial markets, markets, shopping malls and universities among other features. (Shutterstock)
February 13, 2017 - 06:36 GMT
Sheikh Mohammed confirmed that former Libyan President Muammar Gaddafi's plans to build a city similar to Dubai were shelved during the civil war.
 Mihael Petrelis glances at the appellate court's decision outside a federal appeals court after it ruled against lifting the stay on U.S. President Donald Trump's executive order imposing a temporary immigration ban on seven Muslim-majority nations in San Francisco, California. (AFP/Elijah Nouvelage)
February 10, 2017 - 08:00 GMT
President Donald Trump reacted to the court's decision by tweeting angrily.
Suleiman al Huti's last moments were captured on film by the militants who killed him (screenshot)
February 09, 2017 - 11:10 GMT
The footage has gone viral and posthumously won the young soldier the respect of an entire nation.
Given Libya's strategic location and huge potential for rebuilding and development, Tillerson and other close aides are likely to advise Donald Trump not to gamble by allowing Russia to gain a major foothold in Libya, or contemplate playing a game of Russian roulette with Putin over its future. (AFP/File)
February 08, 2017 - 12:50 GMT
Two of the major US oil companies who started the early oil exploration in Libya were Exxon and Mobil, along with at least four others.
A passenger from a Riyadh, Saudi Arabia inbound flight, arrives at the international arrivals hall at Washington Dulles International Airport February 6, 2017. (AFP/Brendan Smialowski)
February 08, 2017 - 06:09 GMT
The US embassy in Riyadh has confirmed that nationals from the seven countries previously banned under Trump's executive order are now permitted to travel to the US if their visas remain valid.
Libyan militia in Tripoli. (AFP/File)
February 07, 2017 - 05:00 GMT
Initial reports suggest that at least two Janzour Knight fighters were killed and five civilians injured.
Algeria national football team
February 04, 2017 - 21:39 GMT
The Algerian football team A, made up of local players, will face their Libyan opponents in the qualifiers of the African Championships of Nations CHAN-2018 whose final phase will take place in Kenya, according to the draw carried out in Libreville (Gabon).
African migrants are rescued by a boat off the coat of Libya after attempting to cross the Mediterranean to Italy. (AFP/File)
February 03, 2017 - 14:29 GMT
With the US suspension of refugee admissions, the EU needs a solution as migrants continue to use war-torn Libya as a point of departure for Europe.
As weather conditions are to improve with the coming of spring, a surge is expected in the number of refugees taking to the Mediterranean Sea on the perilous journey to Europe. (AFP/File)
February 02, 2017 - 10:00 GMT
European countries have been coping with a crisis caused by the inflow of Middle Eastern and North African refugees.
Protesters gather at the Los Angeles International airport to demonstrate against President Trump's executive order effectively banning citizens from seven Muslim majority countries. (AFP/Konrad Fiedler)
January 31, 2017 - 15:00 GMT
The advocacy organization filed a suit on grounds that the ban singling out Muslim travelers is a violation of First Amendment rights in the United States.
The report said that the
January 31, 2017 - 05:00 GMT
Refugees in Libya are being subjected to torture, rape and even execution by human traffickers who are holding them, a German newspaper report claimed on Sunday, citing German diplomats posted in Africa.
Libyan forces patrol in Benghazi April 19, 2016. (AFP/File)
January 26, 2017 - 12:00 GMT
The rival to Libya's UN-backed GNA has been battling extremist militants in the eastern part of the country.