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Survivor Says Capsized Migrant Boat Carried 950 People – Italian Prosecutor

The boat that capsized heading from Libya to Italy's Lampedusa island on Sunday carried as many as 950 migrants, Italian prosecutors said, citing a survivor.

There Were No Boats With Migrants Before Overthrow of Gaddafi - UKIP Leader

A small vessel heading for European shores capsized off the northern coast of Libya overnight, with scores of bodies reportedly washing ashore later and 49 out of as many as 700 on board rescued.

Mogherini Urges EU to Protect Refugees Amid Migrant Boat Disasters

Earlier on Sunday, a small vessel with about 700 people on board, capsized while crossing from Libya to Italy. Italian coastguards have retrieved 49 survivors so far and found at least 24 bodies, according to the Italian media. A major rescue operation is currently under way.

ISIL Releases Video of Execution of Ethiopian Christians in Libya

The Islamic State extremist group released a video Sunday that appears to show the execution of Ethiopian Christians in Libya.

Hundreds Feared Dead, 24 Bodies Recovered in Boat Accident Near Libya

Italian coast guards recovered 24 bodies of the migrants whose boat capsized overnight off the northern Libyan coast, sparking fears that up to 650 of the remaining passengers may be dead as well, local media reported on Sunday.

Italian Navy Captures Fishing Boat Seized by Armed Men off Libya

The Italian Navy has taken control of a Sicilian fishing boat seized earlier on Friday by armed men in Libyan territorial waters, the Navy said in a written statement.

Italian Police Say Muslim Migrants Killed Christians at Sea

Sicilian police arrested 15 Muslim migrants under suspicion of murdering 12 Christians trying to get from Libya to Italy by sea.

Oil Prices Creep Up Amid Overproduction Concerns

Oil production by Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) climbed to its highest level for almost four years, boosted by Saudi Arabia, Iraq and Libya, according to the International Energy Agency.

Russia Ready to Renew Military Cooperation With Libya

Russia will consider re-launching military partnership with Libya in case the UN Security Council does not object.

West Should Take Responsibility for Chaos in Libya – Prime Minister

Libyan prime minister says that the West must take complete responsibility for the current political chaos in the country.

Charity Says 400 Migrants Drowned in Attempt to Get From Libya to Italy

The charity Save the Children's press officer said that about 400 migrants have drowned as they were trying to cross the Mediterranean to get from Libya to Italy.

Libya to Propose Investors to Rebuild Cities at May Conference in Egypt

Libyan Prime Minister Abdullah Thinni said that country plans to offer to investors projects to rebuild cities under the control of the government during an economic conference in Egypt scheduled in May.

Libya Plans to Revive Some Gaddafi-Era Contracts With Russia

Libyan Prime Minister Abdullah Thinni said that government is planning to implement a number of contracts signed between the Gaddafi regime and Russia.

Libyan PM to Ask Russia to Help Renew Military Might During Visit

Libyan Prime Minister Abdullah Thinni said that Libya plans to ask Russia to help rebuild its military might.

UNSC Threatens Sanctions Against Those Instigating Violence in Libya

The UN Security Council threatens to impose sanctions against those who hamper the Libyan reconciliation efforts.

Explosion Rocks Moroccan Embassy in Libya, No One Hurt

A bomb blast has ripped through the Moroccan Embassy in Tripoli, hours after unidentified gunmen attacked South Korea's mission in the Libyan capital.

Libya Peace Talks to Resume in Algiers Monday - UN Mission

UN-mediated talks on resolution of the Libyan crisis will convene in Algiers on Monday 13 April, according to the statement of the United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL).

Militants Kill Two in Attack on South Korean Embassy in Libya

Unidentified gunmen attacked the embassy of South Korea in Libyan capital Tripoli, killing two security guards.

Syria, Libya Not Invited to European Neighborhood Policy Talks

The representatives of Syria and Libya were not invited to participate in an informal EU ministerial meeting with North African and Middle East partners of the European Neighborhood Policy (ENP), scheduled for April 13 in Barcelona.

UN Condemns Escalation of Hostilities in Western Libya

The United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) on Saturday condemned an upsurge of armed conflict in western Libya, especially in Warshafana region, expressing concern for the locals who have been kidnapped and tortured.

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