By Casper Wuite ‘Too many cooks in the kitchen spoil the broth,’ Ghassan Salamé, the new head of the UN Support Mission in Libya, told the Italian newspaper La Stampa earlier this month, referring to various international...
By Beth Van Schaack Further to Just Security‘s coverage on Tuesday of the potential war crimes liability of U.S citizen/Libyan...Read More
By Tim Eaton and Paul Melly The idea that enhanced border controls alone can halt flows of migrants across the Mediterranean is...Read More
Six years ago, the Libyan people were promised a transition of 18 months. Their transitions continue, and if no action is taken...Read More
The United Nations launched a road map on Wednesday for a renewed international effort to break a political stalemate in Libya...Read More
By Damien McElroy Libyans were asked to “seize the opportunity” for national unity after the UN’s envoy presented a...Read More
By Jalel Harchaoui On July 25, at peace talks in Paris convened by French President Emmanuel Macron, the leaders of Libya’s two main factions.
By Ryan Goodman and Alex Whiting The International Criminal Court very recently issued an arrest warrant for a militia leader in Libya which should catch the attention of U.S. policymakers, diplomats and prosecutors.
By Jamal Jawhar Libyans are looking forward to listen to UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres’s plan, which he will propose before the UN General Assembly on Wednesday, to end the Libyan crisis.
By Lamine Ghanmi Maghrebi intelligence sources believe that France’s tardy warming to Haftar was prompted by pressure from the French military.
By Libya Herald reporter Last week, in Washington DC, General Thomas Waldhauser, Commander of U.S. Africa Command, made a presentation at the United States Institute for Peace Program on ‘’U.S.-African Partnerships’’.
By Catherine Philp Efforts to solve the crisis in Libya have failed because of “too many mediators”, the Italian foreign minister has said. He is calling on other nations to abandon freelance negotiations and let the United Nations take...
By Khalid Mahmoud London hosted a meeting on Thursday to support the political process in Libya and back the efforts of UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres and his special envoy Ghassan Salame.
By Lincoln Pigman and Kyle Orton The Kremlin is trying to prove it can succeed where Washington failed in ending the country’s slide into chaos.
By Francesca Mannocchi Militias are trying to take over government detention centres – and trade their occupants as human commodity. The Surman detention centre, home to hundreds of desperate refugees, is nothing more than a concrete...
By Safa Alharathy Amr Al-Nami is a well-educated scholar with an open mind who graduated from Cambridge in 1971 and returned to his country as a freedom activist and a strong defender of Islamic culture.
By Mattia Toaldo This summer has seen a flurry of summits and meetings on Libya. On 25 July, Paris hosted a meeting between Sarraj and Haftar.
It’s been 86 years since the death of Omar al-Mukhtar, who led Libya’s mujahedeen against British, French, Italian invaders.
By Libya Herald reporter Moves made in Misrata last week to implement the agreement permitting Tawerghans to return home appear to have proved unworkable today after four Tawerghan families who had gone to Tawergha for a temporary visit, were...
By Stephen Walker The government has rejected a call for a UK reparations fund for victims of Libyan-sponsored IRA attacks. The fund was originally suggested by a cross-party group of MPs on the Northern Ireland Affairs Committee.
By Alessandra Bocchi “Gaddafi’s removal allowed both women and men to [openly] talk about the issues affecting Libya,” said Faiza Ramadan, a female artist living in Libya’s capital, Tripoli.
By Imad K. Harb The apparent hiatus in Libya’s chaotic scene obscures some serious developments that further jeopardize the unity of the country, its civic peace, and its future stability.
By Reed Blakemore and Elissa Miller A recent series of militant attacks that forced the closure of three of Libya’s key oil fields represents the latest blow to the North African nation’s efforts to revive its energy sector while...