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DWB Suspends Mediterranean Rescues as...

Doctors Without Borders (DWB) said on Saturday it was suspending its migrant rescues in the Mediterranean because it felt threatened by the Libyan coastguard and the Italian government’s policies have made its job harder.

Runaway Husbands

By Rizq Faraj Rizq When she was 35, Mabrooka Hussein feared she might never get married. “So I decided to venture into a mixed marriage, despite the warnings I received,” she recalled.

More Than Half a Million Children in Libya...

By Riham Alkousaa United Nations children agency UNICEF warned on Wednesday that more than half a million children in Libya need help and called on warring parties to end the violence and negotiate a political solution to the crisis.

Haftar’s forces shoot citizens from Derna

Sources from the city of Derna, eastern side of Libya, said, on Wednesday, that armed elements affiliated with the forces of the Dignity Operation that led by General Khalifa Haftar had shot citizens from Derna on the way to Martouba, eastern...

Rights body decries...

Rights body slams the ‘culture of impunity’ after documenting third case of killings in Benghazi since July.

Egypt, Algeria coordination key to curb...

Intense and earnest coordination between Libya’s neighboring states, particularly Egypt and Algeria as the two most influential, is the key to limit the growth of affiliate militants of the Islamic State (IS) terrorist group in Libya...

UN, international and national organizations...

The UN Humanitarian Coordinator for Libya, Maria Ribeiro, has expressed concerns over reports of severe shortages of basic necessities, including life saving medical supplies due to the siege laid on Derna in east Libya by the forces of Khalifa...

Who backs the enmity between Haftar and...

The Interim Government of the House of Representatives (HoR) that led by Abdulla Al-Thinni who decided to close the Sudanese Consulate in the city of Al-Kufra, south east Libya, renews the crisis between Sudan and the Interim Government.

France to process refugees in Libya

France will start processing asylum seekers’ applications in Libya as of this summer as part of measures to prevent illegal migrants from making the perilous journey across the Mediterranean.

France bringing top Libyan rivals together...

By Elaine Ganley French President Emmanuel Macron will host a meeting of the two main rival leaders of chaotic Libya, his office said Monday, to try to “contribute to an end to the Libyan crisis,” which is feeding Islamic militants, people...

Terrorism watch groups turn focus to...

By Hamish Macdonald Akram Ben Ramadan was born in Manchester. He works as a mechanic, conducting MOT inspections — the annual check on vehicles to make sure they are roadworthy.

Al-Werfalli appears in new video executing...

A video was posted on social media on Sunday showing the infamous IS-styled commander of the eastern Saiqa Force of Operation Dignity Mahmoud Al-Werfalli conducting with fighters under his command summary execution of over a dozen persons.

Hundreds of Daesh corpses await repatriation...

Seven months after Libyan forces defeated Daesh in the coastal city of Sirte, hundreds of bodies of foreign militants still lie stored in freezers as authorities negotiate with other governments to decide what to do with them, local officials...