January 04, 2017 - 11:00 GMT
Khalifa Haftar is the leader of the main rival government to the UN-backed Government of National Accord (GNA).
January 04, 2017 - 09:38 GMT
The airstrike and preceding clashes between the two military forces has raised fears of an escalation of violence in Libya.
December 29, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Over the past months, many refugees from the Middle East and North Africa have lost their lives trying to reach Europe via the sea.
December 27, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
Tripoli's UN-backed government has so far failed to unite Libya's warring factions.
December 27, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
According to a member of Al-Jufra’s provincial council, the airstrike targeted a Brigades-affiliated camp in the village of Hun (Al-Jufra’s regional capital).
December 26, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
The men diverted the internal Libyan flight, telling crew they had grenades.
December 24, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
An Afriqiyah Airways jet was hijacked and diverted to Malta.
December 23, 2016 - 11:58 GMT
The Afriqiyah Airways' plane is reportedly carrying 118 passengers.
December 20, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Nearly all of those killed were local journalists, rather than foreign correspondents.
December 18, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
Pro-government forces started a major offensive to dislodge Daesh from Sirte in May.
December 14, 2016 - 09:23 GMT
The Presidential Guard is yet another armed group in an already divided nation.
December 11, 2016 - 10:38 GMT
Protests have spread from social media to the street.
December 06, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
Another media official on the ground in Sirte as well as a Bunyan Marsous fighter, both of whom asked not to be quoted by name, confirmed the capture of the area.
December 04, 2016 - 14:09 GMT
Over eight people, including civilians, have been killed and dozens injured after violence broke out in the city.
November 28, 2016 - 15:00 GMT
Egypt's armed forces carried out airstrikes against Daesh fighters in Libya last year, hours after Daesh released a video showing the beheadings of 21 Egyptian Copts in Libya.