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Did Libya down one tyrant for another?

By Mohamed Ibrahim In a recent batch of leaks obtained by the French site; Mediapart – a telling reality is revealed of how former ICC prosecutor Luis Ocampo was hired by Libyan millionaire Hassan Tatanaki on a million dollar deal in...

Women’s Rights in the Middle East and...

By Nadereh Chamlou This is a chapter of the forthcoming e-book ‘The Future of the Middle East’ co-produced by Global Policy and Arab Digest, and edited by Hugh Miles and Alastair Newton. Freely available chapters will be...

Khalifa Haftar is a Libyan warlord and an...

“take no prisoners….show no mercy….strangle them….cut off the air… allow them no medicine”. By Emadeddin Zahri Muntasser These are not the words of some crazed warlord from the middle ages. These are the words of a...

Libyan Chessboard: Territorial...

By Adel Karim Whom Should You Rely on in the Cause of Peace and Salvation of Statehood? Several power centers were formed in Libya as a result of the fall of  Gaddafi‘s Jamahiriya and the destruction of the statehood. None of them has a...

September 25, a new revolution in Libya (!!)

By Abdelkader Assad Libyans brace for a new wave of nation-wide protests on September 25 to go out in public squares and chant their demands as well as rights against the current governing bodies from east to west.

Is Sara Bronfman’s husband, Basit Igtet...

On September 21, 2017, The Libya Times published an article titled: ‘Tripoli Braces for Hurricane Igtet’. Basit Igtet [husband of Sara Bronfman) is front and center in a confrontation between the UN-backed government in Libya and Muslim...

Libyans urged to ‘seize...

By Damien McElroy Libyans were asked to “seize the opportunity” for national unity after the UN’s envoy presented a roadmap to presidential and parliamentary elections under a new constitution.

Toward a stable Libya: Small steps rather...

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...

New ICC Arrest Warrant Indirectly Implicates...

By Alex Whiting As I wrote yesterday, the International Criminal Court (ICC) announced last week that it had issued a new arrest warrant for Mahmoud Mustafa Busayf Al-Werfalli, a militia leader in Libya.