October 7, 2014
The development is likely to stoke fears that Libya’s ongoing fragmentation will make it a safe haven for militant groups.
October 5, 2014
David Bolam, a teacher, had been held since May by a Libyan faction.
October 2, 2014
Seven Libyan soldiers have been killed and over 50 injured in car bomb attacks and clashes with militants near Benina Airport.
The United Nations is planning to hold talks with Libyan militias in an effort to end clashes.
October 1, 2014
A major militia group known as "Libya Dawn", rejected UN calls for an immediate ceasefire and demanded the disarmament of other rival groups instead.
September 28, 2014
Libya's new parliament held a swearing-in ceremony Sunday.
September 26, 2014
Egypt’s President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi met Barack Obama at the UN headquarters Thursday to discuss the Libya crisis and rising IS threat in the region.
September 23, 2014
The Libyan parliament approves Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thani’s cabinet ministers after rejecting a previous line-up last week.
September 19, 2014
Despite the revolutionary toppling of Libya's Moammar Gaddafi three years ago, Libya's remains deeply divided and unstable, as embattled militia groups compete for control from the eastern city of Tobruk, to the western capital of Tripoli.
September 18, 2014
The Libyan parliament has rejected the new cabinet of Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni.
September 17, 2014
Algeria has officially expressed readiness to host negotiations between rival Libyan parties.
At least nine people have been killed in Libya in heavy fighting between forces loyal to General Haftar and armed militiamen.
September 16, 2014
The United Nations mission in Libya has warned that a rapidly deteriorating security and deepening political divisions have brought Libya to the brink of chaos.
September 15, 2014
The Libyan Prime Minister has threatened to cut ties with Qatar for interfering in Libya's internal affairs.
There have been persistent rumours that Kabir had been running the central bank from Malta, after fleeing an upsurge in violence in the capital Tripoli, where the bank was based.