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A Libyan paramilitary checks his Grad rocket launcher during clashes on the outskirts of Sirte in September 2011. (AFP/File)
March 30, 2015 - 18:17 GMT
A rocket believed to be targeting a refinery hit a Western Libyan town and killed one foreign worker, officials said Monday.
A Daesh branch group based in Libya has claimed responsibility for attacks that lead to 17 deaths in Benghazi and Sirte on Wednesday. Image used for illustrative purposes. (AFP/File)
March 26, 2015 - 07:32 GMT
A Daesh branch group based in Libya has claimed responsibility for attacks that lead to 17 deaths in Benghazi and Sirte on Wednesday.
Libyan firefighters work outside a foreign ministry building following a powerful blast on September 11, 2013 in the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi. (AFP/Abdullah Doma)
March 24, 2015 - 19:42 GMT
Five people were killed and 11 others injured Tuesday when a suicide bomber detonated a car in front of an army camp in Benghazi.
Libyan stakeholders gathered at UN Headquarters in Geneva for talks aimed at resolving the country's political crisis. (UN/Jean-Marc Ferr)
March 24, 2015 - 16:07 GMT
The UN has proposed a unified government for Libya on Tuesday, using independent faction representatives in a presidential council.
The economy has been reeling since December, when production fell to around 350,000 bpd as the Fajr Libya militia alliance, which includes Islamists, attacked oil terminals in the east.
March 23, 2015 - 21:48 GMT
The battle for Libya's oil wealth has taken on new dimensions as rival governments lay claim to the National Oil Company (NOC), further deepening divisions in the volatile North African nation.
Italian navy rescuers assist illegal migrants in the Mediterranean Sea.  (AFP/File)
March 23, 2015 - 07:30 GMT
The men attempted to cross illegally to Italy by boat, and are feared to be trapped in Libya.
Fighters from the Fajr Libya (Libya Dawn), an alliance of Islamist-backed militias, take cover as during clashes with an opposing militia in Bir al-Ghanam, around 50 kilometres (30 miles) from the capital. (AFP/File)
March 21, 2015 - 21:00 GMT
The United Nations special envoy to Libya has voiced his concerns regarding the limited progress in Libya's ongoing peace talks in Morocco.
Libya's internationally recognized government confirmed they conducted air strikes on a military camp on Saturday. (AFP/File)
March 21, 2015 - 19:51 GMT
A commander of the Fajr Libya military group was killed in an airstrike by the internationally backed Tobruk-based government on Saturday.
Oil-rich Libya has been the site of deep unrest since the ousting of long-time dictator Muammar Gaddafi in late 2011, where a Tobruk-based parliament and Islamist-led parliament now wrestle for control. (AFP/File)
March 21, 2015 - 08:18 GMT
After being twice postponed over an airport bombing and a delegation failure, Libya's warring factions launched fresh peace talks Friday in Morocco's coastal city of Skhirat.
Members of forces loyal to Libya's Islamist-backed parliament General National Congress (GNC) prepare to launch attacks as they continue to fight Daesh. (AFP/File)
March 18, 2015 - 12:30 GMT
Ten Libyan soldiers were killed and four injured in ongoing battles with Daesh in Nofaliya.
Sirte, the hometown of the late Colonel Gaddafi, has recently seen escalated violence between Daesh and Fajr Dawn. (AFP/File)
March 16, 2015 - 21:05 GMT
Libyan militants have released 15 Ukrainian doctors in the coastal city of Sirte, Ukrainian ambassador Mykola Nahornyi said Monday.