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Libyan Prime Minister Survives Assassination Attempt

The prime minister of Libya’s interim government survived an assassination attempt on Thursday just after leaving a parliament session.

WikiLeaks Reveals EU Plans to Attack Refugee Boats

WikiLeaks allegedly revealed EU plans to destroy vessels used to transport migrants and refugees from Libya.

Libyan Coast Guard Arrests 600 Illegal Migrants heading for Europe

The authorities based in Tripoli made the arrests on Saturday as part of a crackdown on those who migrate illegally from Africans to Europe and use Libya as a point of transit.

Clinton Knew US Libya Envoy's Life In Danger 18 Months Before Killing

Clinton’s e-mails released by the US State Department reveal that she was aware of dangers to the life of US Ambassador in Benghazi 18 months before he was murdered.

ISIL Takes Control of Muammar Gaddafi’s Hometown in Libya

Continuing their land grab across the Middle East, militants of the self-proclaimed Islamic State terrorist group have taken control of the hometown of former Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi, the latest in their effort to expand into North Africa.

Documents Show US Govt Knew Benghazi Attack Was Preplanned - Judicial Watch

The Judicial Watch obtained a cache of official US government documents showing that Pentagon and the Department of State knew that the 2012 attack on the US Consulate in Benghazi, Libya was preplanned.

US Monitored Weapons Out of Libya Days Before Benghazi Attack

A Defense Intelligence report recently obtained by a watchdog group has uncovered surprising new facts about the 2012 Benghazi attack. Despite claims from the Obama administration, senior officials had closely monitored the shipment of weapons to Syria through Libya - arms which could have directly aided in the attack.

ISIL Claims Responsibility for Deadly Rocket Attack in Eastern Libya

Islamic State militants claimed responsibility on Wednesday for yesterday's rocket attack in eastern Libya that killed four children.

Mogherini Rules Out Military Action in Libya to Tackle Migrant Smuggling

On Monday, federica Mogherini asked the UN Security Council to authorize military action to detain or destroy vessels that are part of human trafficking networks in the Mediterranean.

EU Calls for Military Action to Combat Migrant Smugglers in Libya

EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini is calling for the United Nations Security Council to pass a resolution allowing European military forces, including Britain's Royal Navy, to be deployed in order to defeat Libyan smuggling gangs in the Mediterranean.

Top Arab Generals Plan Libyan Intervention; Will France & Italy Join?

As world leaders continue to grapple over how to resolve the chaos left in post-Qaddafi Libya, high-ranking military personnel from Arab countries will discuss the matter in Cairo on May 18. The talks could also include France and Italy, which played key roles in the coalition’s bombing campaign.

EU Migration Issue to Remain Until Libya Forms Unity Gov't - Mogherini

The current surge in migration to the European Union and the ensuing problems, such as human trafficking and the high number of migrant deaths will persist until a government of national unity is formed in Libya, EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said Monday.

'They Left Us in the Dark': Libya on EU Plan to Attack Migrant Smugglers

Tripoli disapproves of the EU plan to launch a special operation against ships carrying migrants in the Mediterranean Sea, Libya's envoy to the United Nations (UN) Ibrahim Dabbashi said Monday.

EU Plans Military Attacks on Human Trafficking Networks in Libya - Reports

The European Union plans to conduct military attacks on human trafficking networks in Libya in a bid to curb the flow of migrants to Europe via the Mediterranean, the Guardian newspaper reported Sunday citing senior officials in Brussels.

Libya Migrants Sunken Boat Finally Found by Italian Navy

The Italian navy reported they had found the sunken boat in which 700 migrants were believed to have died last month en route to a new life in Europe.

Battleground Eurasia: US Uses 'Agents of Chaos' Against Russia, China, Iran

If you think that conflicts in Ukraine or the Middle East, including Yemen, Libya, Iraq and Syria, are not interconnected, you are sorely mistaken, insists award-winning author and geopolitical analyst Mahdi Darius Nazemroaya, adding that these wars are all part of a "multi-dimensional war, being waged by the US and its allies."

Europe Reaps Fruits of Gaddafi Overthrow as Migrants Flow - Official

Europe faces uncontrolled migration, as thousands trying to flee ongoing military conflicts and dire economic situations in Libya, Syria, Iraq, and other areas across North Africa and the Middle East, are using the Mediterranean Sea as their main route to Europe.

Five TV Journalists Killed by ISIL in Libya

Five journalists working for a Libyan TV station were killed by ISIL militants in the east of the country, Faraj al-Barassi, a district army commander in eastern Libya, said on Monday.

UK Accused of Being Responsible for Mediterranean Migrant Deaths

British opposition leader Ed Miliband has accused UK Prime Minister David Cameron of being partially responsible for the deaths of asylum seekers crossing the Mediterranean from Libya, following his failure to implement an effective post-conflict strategy in the country.

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