Since the fall of Moammar Gaddafi, Libya has been ruled by chaos. Only a month ago Libyan Prime Minister Ali Zeidan was briefly kidnapped. Zeidan spoke with The Post’s Lally Weymouth on Saturday in Paris. Excerpts: Q. What can you say about the recent shooting of the American teacher in Benghazi? What you will do [...]
For too many in the Arab World today the most immediate challenges are all-consuming. From the Syria crisis and its spillover effects, the difficult political transitions underway in countries such as Egypt, Libya, Tunisia and Yemen,...Show More Summary
Ronnie Smith was supposed to be headed home to America for the holidays this week. Instead, the 33-year-old chemistry teacher was shot dead while jogging in Libya this morning. Smith, a US citizen, had taught at the International School in Benghazi for a year and a half and was "very...
Shooting comes 15 months after an attack on US consulate that killed the ambassador to Libya and three others.
An American chemistry teacher at the International School in Libya was shot and killed in Benghazi on Thursday. A security official told the Associated Press that the man was jogging when he was shot near the U.S. consulate, the same site where the U.S. Show More Summary
Gunmen shot dead an American chemistry teacher from Texas working at an international school in the Libyan city of Benghazi, medical and security sources said on Thursday. “He was doing his morning exercise when gunmen just shot him. I don’t know why. He was so sweet with everyone,” said Adel al Mansouri, director at the [...]
An American teacher has been killed in Libya, medical and security sources tell Reuters. The US citizen was working at an international school in Benghazi, and was reportedly shot while exercising in the morning. No one has yet claimed responsibility. The former principal of the school and current head of...
The United States, Italy, Britain, and Turkey have agreed to train thousands of Libyan...
The National Assembly's decision to adopt Islamic law could change banking, criminal and financial laws in the country.
Five Arab countries have been named among the top 10 most corrupt countries, according to Transparency International's newly released annual Corruption Perceptions Index. Egyptian Amro Ali reacts: Congrats Syria, Iraq, Libya, Somalia & Sudan – 5 Arab states top most corrupt list http://t.co/7rsD6xErlA Egypt needed a break from rankings —...
Transparency International says political instability in Syria, Iraq, Libya, Somalia and Sudan allows abuses to flourish
by Hafed Al Ghwell Libya needs to formulate a vision and a plan for what it wants to be in 10 or 20 years. It needs an economic strategy that will re-start…
Official says at least 40 escaped after a jail in the southern city of Sabha came under attack from unknown gunmen.
More than 40 people killed in explosion at ammunition depot in southern Libya on Thursday, Reuters reported.
Fighting between the army and an armed group in Benghazi leaves three soldiers killed and three others wounded.
At least five are killed and over a dozen wounded in Benghazi as tensions deepen between government and armed groups.
Kerry meets UK foreign secretary and Libyan prime minister to discuss rise armed groups in Libya since fall of Gaddafi.
Benghazi's military chief narrowly escapes attempt on his life, just days after deadly violence rocks capital Tripoli.
Libya is going through tough times at the moment, as it tries to rein in the militias who brought down Colonel Gaddafi back in 2011. Feted as heroes back in the day, many militias have been reluctant to hand in their weapons. Only last Friday in Tripoli, 45 people were killed when a militia from [...]
Mustafa Noah grabbed in car park as people in capital go on strike to demand expulsion of militias after deadly clashes.