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Ruba Shamshoum
January 15, 2019 - 10:32 GMT
Ireland-based Palestinian singer-songwriter Ruba Shamshoum has released a new song called “Love Growing.
Berri's supporters rally, burn tires, block roads, and shoot bullets into the air (Twitter)
January 15, 2019 - 09:40 GMT
The internationally recognized Libyan government announced Monday it would boycott the Arab economic summit in Lebanon, after supporters of Speaker Nabih Berri’s Amal Movement tore down and burned a Libyan flag.
Ghassan Salame, UN special envoy for Libya. (AFP/ File)
January 14, 2019 - 18:00 GMT
United Nations special envoy to Libya Ghassan Salame condemned on Sunday foreign meddling in the country’s internal affairs.
A general view of the GCC leaders attending the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) summit at Bayan palace in Kuwait City on December 5, 2017. (AFP)
January 14, 2019 - 17:46 GMT
Libya will not participate in the Arab Economic and Social Development summit in Beirut this weekend, Libya’s foreign minister reportedly said in an interview with a Libyan TV channel Sunday night.
UN envoy to Libya Ghassan Salama (Twitter)
January 13, 2019 - 22:00 GMT
UN envoy to Libya Ghassan Salama arrived in the southern city of Sabha on Sunday, for his first visit to the war-torn country since he assumed his position in June 2017.
Libyan Foreign Minister Mohamed Taher Siala (R) and Interior Minister Fathi Bash Agha (L) deliver a speech following an attack on the Foreign ministry. (AFP)
January 06, 2019 - 11:31 GMT
Armed groups and forces, registered under Libya’s interior ministry, are dominating the decision making process in political and economic fields in Tripoli.
Libyan security forces patrol on August 23, 2018 near the site of an attack on a checkpoint in the city of Zliten. (AFP/File)
December 30, 2018 - 22:00 GMT
An initiative to unite Libya’s security agencies was revealed on Saturday, making it the first such overture between the rival governments in Tripoli and Tobruk.
A firetruck and security officers at the scene of an attack on the Libyan foreign ministry in Tripoli on December 25, 2018 (AFP/Mahmud TURKIA)
December 26, 2018 - 09:04 GMT
Gunmen entered the buildings of Libya's foreign ministry in Tripoli on Tuesday, killing three people, authorities said.
The Libyan National Army (Twitter)
December 20, 2018 - 10:59 GMT
The Libyan National Army has called on the United Nations Security Council to launch an immediate investigation into what it says are two shipments of military hardware from Turkey to the North African country.
Suspension of operations at the oilfield has reportedly reduced crude oil production by some 315,000 barrels per day. (Shutterstock)
December 19, 2018 - 09:08 GMT
Production at the Sharara Oilfield will not resume until new security measures are adopted.
Italian PM Giuseppe Conte (C) posing with head of Libya's GNA Fayez Al- Sarraj (L) and commander of LNA Khalifa Haftar in Palermo. (AFP)
December 11, 2018 - 09:49 GMT
Italy revealed on Monday a new initiative aimed at holding a meeting between head of the Government of National Accord (GNA) Fayez al-Sarraj and commander of the Libyan National Army (LNA) Khalifa Haftar.
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December 06, 2018 - 22:00 GMT
Libya will hold a referendum on the country’s permanent constitution in January, the electoral commission said Thursday.
US Marine Corps (USMC) F-35B stealth combat aircraft performing air maneuvers during the 2018 Bahrain International Airshow (BIAS). (AFP)
December 05, 2018 - 08:47 GMT
Scores of Libyans have protested against a new US airstrike on a desert area in the country’s southwestern town of Uwaynat, near the Algerian border, saying that the strike targeted and killed civilians.
According to the agreement, 50 per cent of the total amount is scheduled to be paid off over the next two weeks, 25 per cent in February 2019 and 25 per cent in April.
December 04, 2018 - 11:04 GMT
Jordan and Libya on Sunday reached an agreement to close the file of Libyan outstanding debts to Jordan’s hospitals, the Private Hospitals Association (PHA) said on Sunday.
King Abdullah II holds talks with Chairman of the Presidential Council of the Government of National Accord in Libya Fayez Sarraj. (@RHCJO/ Twitter)
December 03, 2018 - 08:42 GMT
Chairman of the Presidential Council of Libya Fayez Sarraj, accompanied by his wife, on Saturday arrived in Amman on an official visit to the Kingdom, during which he is scheduled to meet with King Abdullah.
The unrest in Libya is blighting education prospects. (Mahmud Turkia / AFP)
November 29, 2018 - 14:22 GMT
A Libyan militia leader has compared himself to George Washington, America’s first President, describing him as a “militia guy” who led the free world.