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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.
An image made available by Islamist media propaganda outlet Welayat Tarablos on February 18, 2015, allegedly shows members of the Islamic State militant group parading in a street in the Libyan city of Sirte.(AFP/File)
February 22, 2015 - 14:59 GMT
Militants associated with Daesh have claimed responsibility for both the attack against the Iranian embassy earlier today, as well as rocket-fire against an airport this past weekend.
Earlier this year the Algerian embassy was also attacked in Tripoli. (AFP/File)
February 22, 2015 - 14:12 GMT
Two bombs have exploded outside the residence of the Iranian ambassador in the Libyan capital, Tripoli, causing minimum damage to the empty building.
The French prime minister made the comments at a gathering in Madrid. (AFP/File)
February 21, 2015 - 16:05 GMT
Jihadists in Libya pose a direct threat to Europe, according to France's prime minister who was speaking at a gathering in Madrid.
There has been ongoing fighting in the oil-rich country for the past four years. (AFP)
February 21, 2015 - 13:01 GMT
Rockets have been fired at Libya's Labraq airport from the Daesh-controlled city of Derna, Reuters has reported.