A US official says Daesh is on the rise in Libya. (AFP/Tauseef Mustafa)
February 05, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
A US official claims the number of Daesh militants in Iraq and Syria are falling, but rising in Libya.
Egyptian leaving Libya in 2015. (AFP/File)
February 04, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
Thirty-five Egyptian migrants, including women and children, will be allowed to leave Libya and return to Egypt.
A burning Libyan oil tanker, set ablaze by Daesh. (AFP/File)
February 04, 2016 - 11:30 GMT
Smugglers with illegal oil drilling tools tried to cross from Libya to Tunisia.
Libya is facing a new wave of devastation with Daesh looming. (AFP/File)
February 03, 2016 - 09:26 GMT
With Daesh spreading into Libya, how will the West's strategy change?
Increased security at the Ras Jedir border crossing in 2014. (Twitter)
February 03, 2016 - 07:43 GMT
Over 2,000 people traveled from Libya to Tunisia to access healthcare this week.
A member of the Syrian regime forces walks next to a well at Jazel oil field, near the ancient city of Palmyra in the east of Homs province after they retook the area from Daesh fighters on March 9, 2015. (AFP/File)
January 31, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
Reports indicated that Daesh seized control of chemical compounds forbidden by international law.
Police security officers stand guard at the entrance of the appeal court of Brussels, in the case of Khalid Zerkani and three others, accused of recruiting people to fight in Syria from 2012 to 2014, during their trial on January 29, 2016. (AFP/Nicolas Maeterlinck)
January 31, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
Police said the four were not arrested in connection with the Nov. Paris attacks.
The Ras Jedir border crossing. (Twitter)
January 30, 2016 - 14:30 GMT
Libyan guards thwarted smugglers trying to cross into Tunisia.
Kairouan, Tunisia is the site of unrest. (Twitter)
January 30, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
A militant cell group intending to train in Libya was busted by Tunisia police.
US President Barack Obama. (AFP/File)
January 29, 2016 - 07:39 GMT
The US sent a small team to assess the situation in Libya.
A Libyan fireman stands in front of smoke and flames rising from an oil storage tank at an oil facility in northern Libya's Ras Lanouf on Jan. 23, 2016, after it was set ablaze following attacks by Daesh. (AFP/Stringer)
January 26, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
The internationally-recognized government in Tobruk moved to protect army chief Khalifa Haftar, which is unacceptable to the Tripoli-based government.
The Egyptian-Libyan border. (Twitter)
January 19, 2016 - 19:00 GMT
Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi greeted the returning freed Egyptians at the airport.
It is not clear where the new government would be based as of yet. (AFP/File)
January 19, 2016 - 12:01 GMT
The council agreed on a 32-member cabinet with members drawn from across the country.
A picture taken on January 8, 2016 shows smoke billowing from a petroleum storage tank after a fire was extinguished at al-Sidra oil terminal, near Ras Lanuf along Libya's northern coast. (AFP/Stringer)
January 19, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
Earlier this month it was reported that Berlin plans to dispatch troops to train Libyan forces in Tunisia.
Egyptian foreign minister Sameh Shoukry. (AFP/File)
January 18, 2016 - 15:30 GMT
The Egyptian and Libyan foreign ministers are meeting in advance of the announcement of the new Libya unity government.
Libyan women protesting the UN deal and waving national flags. (AFP/Mahmud Turkia)
January 18, 2016 - 13:48 GMT
Libya's Presidential Council has delayed announcing the new government's members as opposition tensions escalate.