Libya

April 28, 2006

11:42 GMT

US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice stated Friday that Libya must free five Bulgarian nurses imprisoned on charges they intentionally infected chil

March 24, 2006

22:18 GMT

Libya feels “cheated” that it will remain on the US State Department’s list of state sponsors of terrorism this year even though it has made security

March 20, 2006

15:27 GMT

Libyan ruler Moamer Kadhafi said Saddam Hussein should still be considered Iraq's legal president and the current government illegitimate as it was el

March 6, 2006

07:04 GMT

Libya on Sunday announced the appointment of Baghdadi El Mahmoudi as the new prime minister as part of a major reorganization of the nation's cabinet.

February 19, 2006

08:10 GMT

Libya's parliamentary secretariat suspended interior minister and referred him for investigation after riots in the city of Benghazi that resulted in

February 18, 2006

09:41 GMT

Libyans angry over caricatures of the Prophet Muhammad clashed with police forces at the Italian consulate in the city of Benghazi on Friday, storming

February 16, 2006

13:34 GMT

Total and partners Repsol YPF (operator), OMV and Saga have made a seventh oil discovery in Libya’s Block NC 186, in the Murzuq Basin 800 kilometres south of Tripoli.

February 8, 2006

09:00 GMT

Libya will reportedly provide financial assistance to the families of those killed in the sinking of Egyptian ferry Al Salaam 98 last Friday, which t

January 25, 2006

18:59 GMT

The Libyan government has taken some important steps to improve human rights, including the recent release of 14 political prisoners, Human Rights Wat

January 21, 2006

16:53 GMT

Bulgaria and Libya agreed on Saturday to establish a EUR 4.4 billion fund for families of children infected with HIV in Libya.

January 1, 2006

13:35 GMT

ConocoPhillips has announced that, in conjunction with its co-venturers, it has reached agreement with the Libyan National Oil Corporation on the terms under which it will return to its former oil and

December 25, 2005

10:58 GMT

The Supreme Court of Libya on Sunday ruled that the Benghazi HIV outbreak case be returned to a local court.

December 12, 2005

15:23 GMT

The Libyan ambassador to Saudi Arabia returned on Sunday to Riyadh following his expulsion one year ago, when the two countries broke off diplomatic r

December 7, 2005

07:13 GMT

Exxon Mobil Corporation has confirmed that its subsidiary, ExxonMobil Libya Limited, had signed an Exploration and Production Sharing Agreement (EPSA) with Libya's National Oil Corporation (NOC) to st

November 20, 2005

13:04 GMT

Shell EP Libya GmbH, together with its partner the National Oil Corporation of the Great Socialist People’s Libyan Arab Jamahiriya (NOC) started seismic operations in the onshore Sirte Basin this week