Regional interference is the most significant obstacle to a sustainable peace and prosperous future in Libya.
The Arab Spring marked the beginning of a cultural crisis across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). The looting and trafficking of cultural property became industrialized in countries like Libya, where antiquities were “gushing”...Show More Summary
If we accept to take a step back, we notice that the different conflicts which have bloodied the Greater Middle East for the last sixteen years, from Afghanistan to Libya, have not been a succession of civil wars, but the application of regional strategies. Show More Summary
He settled outside Washington D.C. and returned to Libya only as the revolt against Gaddafi was gathering pace.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States has issued a new round of sanctions targeting oil smugglers in Libya aimed at blocking exploitation of natural resources that is driving instability, the U.S. Treasury Department said on Mond...
TUNIS (Reuters) - Libya's National Oil Corporation (NOC) said on Saturday it had declared force majeure on the 70,000 barrels per day (bpd) El Feel oilfield after a protest by guards closed the field.
A US State Department press release tells us that United States and Libya will soon be signing a Cultural Property Protection Agreement Under Secretary of State for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs I. Steven Goldstein and Libyan Ministry...Show More Summary
On Oct. 20, 2011, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton was aboard a C-17 Globemaster military plane bound for Libya. While waiting for takeoff, Clinton--wearing a pair of dark sunglasses--began pecking at her smartphone, her face a mask of determination. Alert to an iconic moment, a Reuters photographer clicked his shutter. National media picked up the...
Libya's coastguard rescued 441 migrants in two separate operations as their boats drifted off the western coast, the navy and a doctor said on Tuesday. Thirty-five women and 16 children were among 324 illegal migrants rescued in one of the operations on Monday with help from a fishing boat, a navy statement said. Show More Summary
Eleven refugees who had been subjected to slavery and auctioned in Libya have arrived home after being repatriated by the Somali government and the UN refugee agency.
Through the eyes of a Libyan-born filmmaker, we explore the dark stories that emerged from Libya during the 2011 revolt.
Virginia-area artist Tony Rezk, himself a Copt born in Egypt, paid tribute to the Egyptian martyrs with this beautiful icon. In February 2015 the Islamic State media released avideo of the slaughter of Egyptian Copts in Libya– “Message...Show More Summary
The story of the fall of Gaddafi as told by the insiders, defectors and military advisers who helped bring it about.
While many people say the revolution has led to much change, ongoing political division is still taking its toll on the lives of many Libyans.
We ask if the Arab Spring has ultimately failed to bring change to Libya and Bahrain, or if there's hope for the future.
Jeremy Corbyn’s warnings on Iraq, Libya and Syria have proved terrifyingly right. And now Iran looks like the next battleground On this day,15 years ago, I joined about one million others in central London to march against the impending Iraq war. Show More Summary
At least 23 people have died after a truck carrying hundreds of migrants overturned in Libya, according to local media.
At least 19 migrants were killed on Wednesday and more than 100 injured when the truck transporting them crashed in Libya, a hospital said. More than 300 migrants, mostly Eritrean and Somali nationals, were on board the vehicle which overturned near the town of Bani Walid. Show More Summary
TRIPOLI (Reuters) - A truck packed with African migrants crashed near the Libyan town of Bani Walid on Wednesday, leaving at least 19 dead and nearly 80 injured, officials said.
BENGHAZI, Libya (Reuters) - At least 19 illegal migrants were killed on Wednesday and up to 79 injured in a road accident in the Libyan city of Bani Walid, a military source said.