Libya unity government vows to end jihadist ‘scourge’

Fayez al-Sarraj

TRIPOLI – In remarks marking almost 30 days since his arrival in Tripoli to assert the authority of the UN-backed Government of National Accord (GNA), Prime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj called for a More...

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Libya unity government vows to end jihadist ‘scourge’

TRIPOLI – In remarks marking almost 30 days since his arrival in Tripoli to assert the authority of the UN-backed Government More...

Apostolova: Libyan people deserve to have strong leadership

EU urges Libya parliament to endorse unity government

TRIPOLI – The head of the EU delegation to Libya appealed to the country’s parliament to endorse the new unity government More...

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US, Europe eye Libya maritime mission

HANOVER – President Barack Obama’s challenge that Europe unite and shoulder more of the burden for its own security might More...


NATO three months away from Libya coast mission

ROME – NATO is three months away from launching patrols off Libya as part of a plan to stop migrants arriving in Italy, Italian More...

David Cameron was criticised by President Barack Obama for his policy on Libya. Photograph: Joshua Roberts/Reuters

David Cameron under fire over ‘paltry’ £50,000 aid to Libya

UN source attacks UK response to growing humanitarian crisis as food and medicine supplies run out The government has come under attack More...

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Libya unity government seeks EU accord on migrants

ROME – Libya’s Vice President Ahmed Maetig has expressed hope that the European Union will enter into an agreement with More...

A member of forces loyal to Libya's eastern government carries his weapon during clashes with the Shura Council of Libyan Revolutionaries in Benghazi, Libya April 19, 2016. REUTERS/Stringer

Islamic State in retreat around east Libyan city – military

BENGHAZI, Libya: Islamic State fighters retreated from long-held positions around the port city of Derna on Wednesday, military forces More...

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9 million pills of Tramadol seized at Port Said

CAIRO: Police have seized 9 million pills of Tramadol, a controlled substance, in a container that transited in Port Said port en route More...

Newborn baby among dead after shipwrecks in Mediterranean

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Ninety-nine people are believed to have drowned in two separate incidents off the coast of Libya over the weekend A newborn baby is among 99 people believed to have drowned in More...

Egypt’s FM chairs UNSC counter-terrorism committee meetings in May

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CAIRO: Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry will head to New York City on May 9 to chair the UN Security Council Counter-Terrorism Committee (CTC). “Egypt chairs Security More...

Egypt thwarts illegal migration attempt by 69 people to Libya

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CAIRO: Egyptian security forces thwarted Saturday an illegal migration attempt by 66 Egyptians and three Sudanese nationals along the Egyptian western border with Libya, Youm7 More...

Flames rise from an oil refinery in Cairo, May 6, 2008. Egypt's parliament approved steep increases in fuel and cigarette prices and vehicle licence fees on Monday to cover the costs of public-sector pay hikes that President Hosni Mubarak proposed last week. REUTERS/Nasser Nuri (EGYPT)

Libya’s japanese oil firm says indicators cargo cope with Egypt

BENGHAZI – The state oil firm of Libya’s japanese authorities has signed a deal to promote 2 million barrels of crude to Egypt, a spokesman stated, boosting its efforts More...

Libya’s oil output down to 300,000 bpd – official

Monday 05 October, 2015 TRIPOLI – Libya’s oil production has dropped to 300,000 barrels per day, less than a quarter of what it produced before the 2011 fall of Muammar More...

Libyan Investment Authority welcomes new Government of National Accord

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LIA Headquarters, Tripoli, 3rd April 2016: The Libyan Investment Authority (LIA) today welcomed the establishment of the More...

A New Organization That Can Hand-Hold Startup Entrepreneurs To Make Them Succeed

A New Organization That Can Hand-Hold Startup Entrepreneurs To Make Them Succeed 1

Chennai, Tamil Nadu – 10/04/2015 — Venturing into a business needs a lot of guts. Entrepreneurial minded More...

Breaking News U.S. tells Pakistan it will have to fund F-16s itself

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States has told Pakistan it will have to finance the purchase...

Breaking News EU executive to propose visa-free travel for Turks on Wednesday, sources say

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union executive will propose on Wednesday relaxing visa requirements for Turks,...

Breaking News Venezuela opposition submits 1.85 million signatures in recall effort

CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuela's opposition said it delivered 1.85 million signatures to the country's elections authority...

Murray off to flying begin in Hopman Cup

Andy Murray hits a return against Kenny de Schepper in the Hopman Cup in Perth on January 4, 2016. AFP

PERTH (AUSTRALIA) – World quantity two Andy Murray blew away his coaching courtroom cobwebs with a season-opening More...

Van Gaal hopes Rooney sparks Man Utd upsurge

MANCHESTER (UNITED KINGDOM) – Manchester United supervisor Louis van Gaal paid tribute to Wayne Rooney after his winner towards Swansea Metropolis..

South Africa defend Cape City Sevens title

CAPE TOWN – Defending champions South Africa defeated Argentina 29-14 on Sunday to win a 3rd Cape City Sevens title in..

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Greeks vote ‘No’ – What now? LIVE REPORT

Monday 06 July, 2015 ATHENS – 13:38 GMT – Piketty slams Germany – Top economist and influential author Thomas Piketty strongly..

Greek referendum: LIVE REPORT

Sunday 05 July, 2015 ATHENS – 17:31 GMT – Debt has soared – Greece’s debt has shot up from 130 percent..
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5 Things Everyone Should Know About Ramadan

Saturday, June 28, 2014 The Muslim observance of Ramadan begins this evening and ends a month later on Monday, July 28...
A man points to a wall riddled with bullet holes in Misrata, in January 2015. Clashes had erupted between secular and Islamist forces in the past two months — Photo: Hamza Turkia/Xinhua/​ZUMA

Probing The Soul Of Misrata, Martyr Of Libyan Revolution

Sunday 28 June, 2015 MISRATA — It’s a strange city where 15-year-old kids can be seen jumping behind the wheel of..
A health official works at the Ebola treatment centre run by the French red cross society in Macenta, Guinea on November 20, 2014. AFP

Ebola battle nears landmark as Guinea to be declared illness-free

CONAKRY – A key second within the battle towards the world’s deadliest outbreak of Ebola can be reached on Tuesday when..