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Libyan parliament: Benghazi is "disaster area"

in Tobruk has declared the eastern city of Benghazi a "disaster area," citing a wave of "acts ... recently-elected parliament based in Tobruk has declared the eastern city of Benghazi a "disaster ... In a Sunday statement, the parliament declared Benghazi a "disaster area due to acts of sabotage ...

17/11/2014 - 08:02 - comment 0

Clashes in Benghazi kill 11

Renewed clashes in Benghazi have killed at least 11 ... of Benghazi has claimed the lives of at least 11 people. The Wednesday clashes flared up between forces loyal to former General Khalifa Haftar and militants who are currently in control of Benghazi ...

23/10/2014 - 08:12 - comment 0

Ten killed in fresh Benghazi clashes

city of Benghazi has claimed the lives of at least 10 people. A fresh spate of clashes in the northeastern Libyan city of Benghazi has claimed the lives of at least 10 people. ... residential areas in the violence-ravaged city of Benghazi on Wednesday. The recent clashes have flared up ...

30/10/2014 - 06:06 - comment 0

UN announces 12-hour truce in Libya’s Benghazi

restive city of Benghazi have agreed on a 12-hour humanitarian ceasefire, the UN mission in Libya says. Pro-government forces and militants i n Libya's restive city of Benghazi have agreed on a 12-hour ... humanitarian truce is critical to giving the people of Benghazi a much-needed reprieve from violence," ...

19/11/2014 - 16:54 - comment 0

Benghazi death toll reaches 340 in one month

killed in fighting in Libya’s eastern city of Benghazi since October 15. Medical sources say at least 340 people have been killed in fighting in Libya’s eastern city of Benghazi ... out of Benghazi . The militants seized the port city and commercial district in July. Militant ...

16/11/2014 - 06:59 - comment 0

Egypt, Libya deny bombing Benghazi

deny earlier reports that Egypt's warplanes were involved in targeting Islamist sites in Benghazi ... airplanes took part in fighting in Benghazi. Mohamed El-Hagazi added that Islamist sites in Benghazi were ... sites in war-stricken Benghazi. Presidential spokesman Alaa Youssef told Al-Ahram's Arabic news ...

16/10/2014 - 07:00 - comment 0

Libya's General Haftar vows attacks on Benghazi militiamen

that his forces are ready to liberate the northeastern city of Benghazi from other armed groups. ... the northeastern city of Benghazi from other armed groups. In a speech broadcast on a private TV channel ... couldn’t do at the start of our campaign,” Haftar noted. Benghazi has been a war zone since May, ...

15/10/2014 - 10:46 - comment 0

Thirty killed in Benghazi clashes

Renewed clashes in Benghazi have left 30 dead. ... people in the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi. A Libyan army spokesperson said on Sunday the clashes ... Khalifa Haftar , entered the flashpoint city of Benghazi for the first time in two months. Spokesman ...

27/10/2014 - 06:19 - comment 0

Libyan military urges residents to leave Benghazi

district of Benghazi to evacuate as it pushes ahead with an offensive against militants ... of a central district of Benghazi to evacuate as it pushes ahead with an offensive against militants ... development, the Red Crescent evacuated Benghazi’s main childbirth hospital due to clashes close by. ...

03/11/2014 - 07:10 - comment 0

Libyan government claims advances in Benghazi

Khalifa Haftar have allegedly made advances this week against militias in Benghazi ... suspected militias in the restive eastern city of Benghazi, a military spokesman said. "Our troops ... Haftar's forces were poised to mount a "decisive battle" to drive out the militias from Benghazi ...

07/09/2014 - 11:20 - comment 0