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Libya said it will attend a meeting of OPEC and non-OPEC members in St. Petersburg on July 22. (AFP/ File)
July 18, 2017 - 15:29 GMT
Libya said Tuesday it will attend a meeting of OPEC and non-OPEC oil producers in St. Petersburg on July 22.
A charred airplane lies on the ground at Tripoli international airport in the Libyan capital on July 14, 2014, following fighting between rival armed groups. (Mahmud Turkia/ AFP)
July 16, 2017 - 12:43 GMT
The airport at Libya's second city has relaunched commercial flights after being closed for three years.
A rebel fighter stands at a roundabout in the center of town in Ajdabiya, Libya on March 15, 2011. (Roberto Schmidt/ AFP)
July 13, 2017 - 20:00 GMT
Libya’s oil production has been depressed for almost four years.
Four people were killed and another 15 injured when an artillery shell struck a summer resort near the Mitiga International Airport. (File/photo)
July 05, 2017 - 14:10 GMT
Mohamed bin Khalil, deputy head of a local field hospital, told Libya’s Alahrar television channel that the shell had struck the resort on Tuesday, killing two women and two children.
Diplomats in Libya have been targeted regularly by assailants and kidnappers since the uprising that ousted and killed Qaddafi. (AFP)
June 29, 2017 - 10:34 GMT
Libya has been wracked by chaos since the 2011 uprising that toppled and killed long-time dictator Muammar Qaddafi.
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June 29, 2017 - 08:30 GMT
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A handout picture released by the Egyptian defence ministry on February 16, 2015 shows a fighter jet landing at an undisclosed location in Egypt following air strikes in Libya (AFP)
June 28, 2017 - 10:57 GMT
Egyptian war planes destroyed 12 vehicles Cairo claims were loaded with weapons, ammunitions and explosives, after receiving intelligence that "criminal elements" were attempting to cross the border from Libya.
OPEC has expressed concerns about an excess supply on the market as a result of the recovery in Libyan oil production. (AFP/ File)
June 14, 2017 - 20:00 GMT
Libya could be producing as much as 1 million barrels of oil per day by the end of July.
Suits suitably suits-up for celebration. (USA Network)
June 13, 2017 - 09:02 GMT
The stars of TV show "Suits" celebrated
Slain Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi's son, Saif al-Islam. (AFP)
June 11, 2017 - 08:00 GMT
An armed group in Libya said on Facebook Saturday it has freed Saif Al-Islam, the son of dead dictator Muammar Qaddafi who has been in custody since November 2011.
Ahmed al-Mesmari, a spokesman of Libya's opposition armed forces which are made up of militias and some units of the national army based in the east of the country, speaks during a press conference on June 2, 2017, in the coastal city of Benghazi. (Abdullah Doma/AFP)
June 04, 2017 - 06:00 GMT
The recent bout of fighting is a heavy blow for international powers attempting to reconcile the eastern-based authority and the UN-recognised government in Libya.
The shooting left 30 people including two children dead, horrifying the nation. (AFP)
May 29, 2017 - 09:30 GMT
In a statement issued on Saturday, the Mujahideen Shura Council in Derna (MSCD) said it does not target unarmed civilians in Libya or Egypt.
At least ten bodies were also found by the Italian coastguard, officials said. (AFP)
May 28, 2017 - 19:37 GMT
Ten thousand migrants were rescued off the Libyan coast in the past four days, but at least 54 others died making the dangerous route.
Smoke rises in the center of the Libyan capital of Tripoli after the clashes on May 26, 2017. (Mahmud Turkia/AFP)
May 27, 2017 - 19:00 GMT
At least 28 people were killed and nearly 130 wounded in fierce clashes on Friday between forces loyal to the UN-backed unity government and rival militiamen, the health ministry said.
 An ambulance transporting wounded Egyptians arrives at a hospital in Cairo's northern suburb of Shubra on May 26, 2017, following an attack in which 28 Coptic pilgirms were gunned down following a visit to a monastery (Mohamed El-Raai / AFP)
May 27, 2017 - 15:00 GMT
The Egyptian military has carried out several airstrikes against purported terrorist training camps in Libya after unknown gunmen attacked a bus carrying Coptic Christians south of the Egyptian capital Cairo, leaving at least 28 dead.
This file photo taken on November 04, 2016 shows migrants and refugees on a rubber boat as the Libyan coastguards patrol on November 4, 2016 off the Libyan coast. (Andreas Solaro/AFP)
May 25, 2017 - 16:00 GMT
The bodies of at least 34 migrants, most of them young children, were recovered from the sea off Libya after they fell off an overloaded vessel in the Mediterranean.