The prime minister of Libya’s interim government survived an assassination attempt on Thursday just after leaving a parliament session.
WikiLeaks allegedly revealed EU plans to destroy vessels used to transport migrants and refugees from Libya.
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’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.
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.
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.
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.
Islamic State militants claimed responsibility on Wednesday for yesterday's rocket attack in eastern Libya that killed four children.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 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 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.
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.