The US government will release on Tuesday 55,000 pages of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s e-mails concerning the 2012 terrorist attacks in Benghazi, Libya, State Department spokesman John Kirby said in a daily briefing.
London advises UK nationals in Tunisia to avoid vicinity of Algeria and Libya that have seen much fanatical violence.
US Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter and his Italian counterpart Roberta Pinotti discussed the current situation in Libya among other issues during their meeting at the NATO Defense Ministerial in Belgium on Wednesday, the Pentagon said in a statement.
An Islamic State militant linked to the 2012 attack on a US embassy in Benghazi, which killed US ambassador to Libya Chris Stevens, was wiped out during a US airstrike in Iraq, the Pentagon said late Monday.
Italy’s top diplomat stressed the need for Russia’s involvement in solving acute international crises, such as those in Syria and Libya.
The European countries are responsible for the current refugee influx from Libya and Syria after they initiated military operations in those states, Kremlin Chief of Staff Sergei Ivanov said Sunday in an interview with the Financial Times.
The examples of Iraq in 2003, Libya in 2011 and the tragedy in Syria have illustrated clearly that acting in favor of those seeking to topple "repressive regimes" may result in massive destruction and heavy casualties, US scholar Peter Harris notes.
Moscow is concerned that situation in Syria could develop as those in Libya or Iraq, Russian President Vladimir Putin said at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum Friday.
Former Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi's cousin and security chief told Sputnik in an exclusive interview that rebuilding Libya's army is key to returning the country to order.
According to rights group, Libya's internationally-recognized government is responsible for widespread torture and abuses in detention facilities under their control in the east of the country.
The United States targeted senior al-Qaeda commander Mokhtar Belmokhtar in an airstrike in Libya on Saturday night?
Mokhtar Belmokhtar, an al-Qaeda-linked commander responsible for mass hostage taking at a desert gas plant in eastern Algeria in 2013, was killed in a US airstrike in Libya on Saturday night, Libyan government said late on Sunday.
United Nations-led talks began on Monday in the Moroccan resort town of Skhirat to attempt to find a political solution to the chaos in Libya following the NATO-backed uprising that has left the war-torn country rudderless and in all-out civil war.
The G7 Research Group's director claims that G7 leading economies did not uphold security in Libya as pledged at its previous summit.
The foreign ministers of Egypt and Italy consider political reconciliation in Libya to be the first step in countering terrorism and organized crime in the Mediterranean region, the Egyptian Foreign Ministry spokesman said following Sunday's bilateral meeting of the top diplomats.
The Islamic State has carried out assaults on several Libyan cities, raising fears that the group may use Libyan bases to stage attacks elsewhere.
The Islamic State fighters in Libya have taken control of Harawa, a desert town 50 kilometers east of Sirte, news reports said on Saturday.
US Republicans are considering cutting the State Department's budget over their slow response to a request for documents pertaining to the 2012 terrorist attack on the US Consulate in Benghazi, Libya.
More than 5,000 migrants from Libya, who departed to the European Union on 25 boats, were saved since Friday in the Central Mediterranean by the vessels deployed as part of EU operation Triton, the European border agency Frontex said in a statement on Sunday.
The Islamic State (ISIL) militant group claimed responsibility for suicide bombing near a security checkpoint outside the city of Misrata in northwestern Libya that killed at least five people.