It's appropriate that I will mark my 30th birthday in Cairo. The last time I was in Egypt I was a Twitter-obsessed self-proclaimed revolutionary with intellectual crushes on all the other self-proclaimed revolutionaries tweeting the horrors and hilarities of toppling regimes. Show More Summary
Arms embargo, assets freeze and travel ban applied to al-Qaeda linked group in Libya, at request of US, UK and France.
UN-brokered ceasefire announced in eastern city after months of clashes between government forces and armed groups.
(TRIPOLI, Libya) — Car bombs went off outside the Egyptian and United Arab Emirates embassies in the Libyan capital on Thursday, causing some damage to the long-shuttered buildings but no casualties, officials said. The near-simultaneous explosions rocked the upscale neighborhood housing foreign missions, said the officials, who spoke on condition of anonymity because they were…
Blast near Egypt embassy in Tripoli causes damage but no injuries, while bomb placed near UAE's mission fails to go off.
Libya's crude production is again imperiled, but an oversupplied market doesn't seem to mind.
Deaths reported in attacks in Tobruk and Labraq, under Prime Minister Thinni's control, as factional fighting continues.
Chief prosecutor of the International Criminal Court says there are indications of war crimes being committed in Libya.
By Thalif Deen UNITED NATIONS, Nov 6 2014 (IPS) – Ongoing military conflicts in the strife-torn Middle East – specifically in Iraq, Syria, Libya and Palestine – have resulted in widespread civilian…
The eastern and western halves of Libya look more and more like separate countries.
The country has largely been in tatters since the overthrow of the Gaddafi regime three years ago
Libya’s supreme court has invalidated the country’s internationally recognised parliament after a legal challenge by a group of politicians. The court said the parliament was unconstitutional, dealing a blow to Libya’s elected government, which is operating in the country’s east. The ruling was celebrated by militias occupying the capital Tripoli, who have set up an […]
Training course for Libyan soldiers in Cambridgeshire cut short after reported sexual assaults involving five soldiers.
A decade and few years working as a journalist taught me few good things. Few but enough to help me pave my way to the truth whenever it's a bit clear for someone like me to see. I went to Libya, Somalia, Syria, Iran, Egypt, Gaza, Sierra Leone, Venezuela, London, Davos, etc... Show More Summary
At least 13 killed as army and fighters belonging to armed groups clash in eastern city.
Dozens killed in two days of clashes as Pro-government forces capture parts of second city from Islamist militiamen.
About 800 Egyptians turned away at Tripoli's Miitiga airport because of "non-compliant visas," official says.
Rockets and artillery shells hit residential neighbourhoods, as street-to-street fighting rages between rival militias.
The American president "led from behind" and caused the Libyan civil war to drag on for months because of it.