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United Nations special envoy to Libya Bernardino Leon (R) walks following a meeting with members of the Libyan General National Congress, the parallel parliament backed by the Fajr Libya militia. (AFP/File)
March 03, 2015 - 09:00 GMT
Libya's internationally-recognized Tobruk-based parliament voted to re-enter UN peace negotiations between rival political groups.
General Khalifa Haftar had been loyal to Gaddafi, but defected in 2011 to oppose the Libyan leader. (AFP/File)
March 02, 2015 - 16:29 GMT
Former Libyan general Khalifa Haftar was appointed as army commander for the country's internationally-recognized government.
Egyptians carry their luggage as they walk to the Tunisian border from Libya in order to be evacuated to Egypt. (AFP/File)
March 02, 2015 - 13:33 GMT
Egyptian expats have been fleeing Libya by the thousands after Daesh released a video purportedly showing the mass execution of 21 Egyptian nationals.
Egyptians walk carrying their belongings towards the Libyan side of the Ras Djir border crossing, on February 23, 2015 as they head to Tunisia for a flight evacuating them back to Cairo. (AFP/File)
March 02, 2015 - 07:25 GMT
Tunisian forces have enhanced their security presence along the entire border with Libya after Daesh released a video showing the beheading of 21 Egyptians.
Libya's internationally recognized Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thani. (AFP/File)
February 27, 2015 - 17:00 GMT
Libya's internationally recognized Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thani said his government would stop dealing with Turkey as it was sending weapons to a rival group in Tripoli so "the Libyan people kill each other", ramping up his rhetoric against Ankara.
Derna, a town in eastern Libya after attacks on Daesh positions.  (AFP/File)
February 27, 2015 - 10:25 GMT
Thousands of Egyptian workers flee Libya to escape bloodshed.
February 26, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
"Time is running out," a foreign minister told AFP Tuesday.
An Egyptian security official mans a checkpoint in Cairo. (AFP/File)
February 25, 2015 - 08:17 GMT
Although a bold and robust response is needed when it comes to fighting Daesh - namely now in Libya, Arab armies will not help.
Egyptian airstrikes have killed several civilians, Amnesty International said Tuesday, along with the Daesh militants they targeted. (AFP/File)
February 24, 2015 - 14:15 GMT
Egyptian airstrikes have killed several civilians, Amnesty International said Tuesday, along with the Daesh militants they targeted.
The exodus of Egyptian migrants has been increasing since the mass execution of Egyptian Christians in February. (AFP/File)
February 23, 2015 - 14:34 GMT
The exodus of Egyptian migrants has been increasing since the mass execution of Egyptian Christians in February.
Libyan supporters of
February 23, 2015 - 07:41 GMT
The militias, which have been controlling Tripoli since 2014, lauded efforts made by a western Libya council of tribal dignitaries to hammer out a truce among warring groups in the western cities of Zintan and Misurata.