Libya Tribune

Leader of the Arab world: A role in search...

By Robert Springborg In his 1955 book, “The Philosophy of the Revolution”, Gamal Abdel Nasser, drawing upon Luigi Pirandello’s “Six Personalities in Search of an Author”, implied that he should fill the vacant...

Helping Libyan Professors Become Better...

By Edward Fox Professors from the University of Tripoli, in Libya, have been taking intensive courses at the University of Southampton this academic year to learn teaching practices that are standard in higher education in the United Kingdom.

Libyan Convicted of Terrorism in Benghazi...

By Adam Goldman and Charlie Savage A former militia leader from Libya was convicted on Tuesday of terrorism charges arising from the 2012 attacks in Benghazi, Libya, that killed a United States ambassador and three other Americans. But he...

How the EU is responsible for slavery in...

By Joey Ayoub Migrants and refugees being sold into slavery in Libya is not really new information. In April 2017, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) reported that along the North African migrant routes its staff discovered...

Fake coastguards and taxi cabs fuel...

By Inna Lazareva African migrants using Libya as a jumping-off point to a better life in Europe are being sold into slavery, while traffickers pose as professionals such as guards, policemen and taxi drivers.

Libya: A New False Dawn

By Richard Galustian Albert Einstein once said that the definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again, but expecting different results.

Libya and ICC: not indicting Khalifa Haftar...

By Ilia Xypolia The International Criminal Court (ICC) is under pressure to prosecute Libyan warlord Khalifa Haftar for crimes against humanity during the civil war that has devastated the country.

Rival regimes are too busy fighting each...

By Arnaud Delalande After local forces booted the Libyan branch of Islamic State from Sirte and Benghazi in 2016 and 2017, the terror group reorganized and launched counterattacks targeting both the Libyan National Army and that regime’s...

Libya Is a Failed State (and It’s...

By Ted Galen Carpenter When the Obama administration led a 2011 NATO military intervention on behalf of rebels seeking to overthrow Libyan dictator Muammar el-Qaddafi, there was considerable optimism that the move would produce a much better...