April 21, 2014
A Libyan jihadist group on Monday released a video showing a kidnapped hostage from the Tunisian embassy pleading with the Tunisian government to negotiate with his captors.
April 20, 2014
Fuel smuggling is common across North Africa and its extent has increased in the chaotic aftermath of the Arab Spring.
April 17, 2014
Libyan authorities said they still have no news about the fate of Fawaz Aitan, the Jordanian ambassador who was abducted in Tripoli on Tuesday morning.
April 16, 2014
A U.S. Embassy security guard has escaped her kidnappers in Libya.
Libya prepared to resume oil exports Tuesday following a break of more than eight months, after autonomy-seeking rebels agreed to lift their blockade of ports in the country's east.
April 15, 2014
Jordan's ambassador to Libya is being held by Al Qaeda-affiliated kidnappers who are demanding the release of a Libyan who is serving a life prison sentence in Jordan.
Unidentified Libyan gunmen on Tuesday abducted Jordan's ambassador to Tripoli, officials reported.
Crude oil futures rose to the highest level in five weeks on Monday as heightened tensions over unrest in eastern Ukraine fuelled concerns over potential supply disruptions.
April 14, 2014
Saif al-Islam Gaddafi is accused of orchestrating a campaign of murder, torture and bombardment of civilians during Libya's eight-month civil war in 2011.
Libya’s interim Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni abruptly quits his post a week after the parliament tasked him with forming a new cabinet.
April 12, 2014
Anti-government protestors forced the Zawiya oil terminal to close and blocked the entrance to the port, preventing oil workers from entering.
April 8, 2014
Two other oil terminals, Ras Lanuf and Sidra, would be returned to government control in two to four weeks.
April 7, 2014
Libya's main eastern militia has agreed to return control of four major state oil terminals to Tripoli.
April 3, 2014
Arab World Heritage Sites Threatened by Climate Change
April 2, 2014
Eastern rebels in Libya have agreed to end their blockade of the country's major oil exports within days.