Tag: Libya

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staff2 weeks

Kremlin watches situation in Libya, stands for peaceful settlement

Moscow is keeping a close watch on the developments in Libya and believes that peaceful, political settlement is the sole ...

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staff7 months

Fighting forces Libya to close Tripoli airport again

Libya has closed the only functioning airport in the capital Tripoli again after rockets were fired in its direction, officials ...

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staff7 months

Rockets fired near airport in Libya’s capital

Rockets were fired late on Tuesday in the direction of the airport in Libya’s capital, residents said, forcing flights to ...

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staff7 months

Over 100 died in boat wreck off Libya Sept. 1-2

More than 100 migrants died in early September when their rubber boats were wrecked off the coast of Libya, the ...

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staff8 months

UN: Armed groups agree to keep Tripoli ceasefire

Armed groups vying for control of the Libyan capital have agreed to set up a mechanism to “consolidate” a recently ...

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staff8 months

Aid group calls for migrant evacuations from Tripoli

Aid group Doctors Without Borders Friday urged the evacuation of thousands of migrants trapped in detention centers in Libya’s capital ...

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staff8 months

Hundreds escape Libya jail amid clashes

Some 400 prisoners have escaped from a facility near the Libyan capital Tripoli amid deadly violence between militia groups in ...

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staff8 months

Libya evacuates with UN help migrants trapped by Tripoli clashes

Hundreds of migrants have been relocated in Libya’s capital from government-run detention centers after getting trapped by clashes between rival ...

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staff9 months

UN says Libya recovered some 100 bodies of migrants in 2018

The United Nations refugee agency says Libya’s coast guard has recovered some 100 bodies of Europe-bound migrants off its coast ...

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staff10 months

125 rescued from migrant boat off Libya

The Libyan coastguard has rescued 125 people and recovered six bodies after their boat sank east of Tripoli, the latest ...