Former Libyan deputy PM kidnapped in Tripoli

Former deputy prime minister of Libya Mustafa Abu Shagor

Wednesday 30 July,2014 Unidentified gunmen on Tuesday kidnapped Libya’s former deputy prime minister Mustafa Abu Shagor, a parliamentarian confirmed. The gunmen forced Abu Shagor into a car near his More...

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Islamists seize key Benghazi army base as Tripoli fire rages

A masked Libyan gunman stands on a street in the eastern city of Benghazi, early on July 29, 2014.AFP

Wednesday 30 July, 2014 Islamist groups seized the headquarters of the Libyan army’s special forces in Libya’s second city Benghazi after days of fighting, as a huge blaze More...

Libya says its oilfields are safe from the fighting

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Wednesday 30 July,2014 Tripoli : Libya is pumping crude oil at around 500,000 barrels per day and all its oilfields are secure despite continued violence, an official from the More...

Egypt doubles diplomatic staff along border with Libya

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Wednesday 30 July,2014 Egypt’s foreign ministry spokesman said Tuesday that the ministry is doubling the staff on the borders between Libya and the neighbouring Tunisia to More...

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Sirte oil restarts pumping after Brega terminal deal

Thursday 24 July, 2014 Pumping from Sirte Oil Compay’s Zelten and Marada fields has restarted following a deal has been reached between guards and National Oil Corporation (NOC) More...

Development planned for Libyan oil field

Thursday 24 July, 2014 An Indonesian-Libyan joint operating company has taken a step toward development of an oil field in the Hamada area of the Ghadames basin about 200 km More...

Tripoli Food & Pack Show, Tripoli 02-Jun-2014 to 05-Jun-2014

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Tripoli Food & Pack Show is a premier trade fair for food and food techonologies and packaging machinery industry in More...

Libya Energy | 04-07 Dec 2014

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Libya Energy, International exhibition on energy generation and conservation, to showcase the progress made, deliberate More...

An Israeli 155mm canon fires towards targets in the Gaza Strip from a position along the border between Israel and the Hamas-controlled Gaza Strip on July 29, 2014.AFP Deadly Israeli shelling hits UN school as Hamas mulls truce

Wednesday 30 July, 2014 An Israeli shelling on a UN school in Gaza killed 20 people...

An Israeli soldier keeps watch near Israel's border with the Gaza Strip on July 29, 2014.AFP Fresh Israeli strikes kill two children ahead of truce talks

Wednesday 30 July, 2014 GAZA CITY (PALESTINIAN TERRITORIES) – Fresh Israeli bombardments rocked Gaza in the...

Israeli soldiers fire towards the Gaza Strip from a position near Israel's border with the coastal Palestinian enclave on July 27, 2014 (AFP Photo/Gil Cohen-Magen) US ups pressure on Israel as UN demands Gaza truce

Monday 28 July, 2014 Jerusalem – The UN Security Council Monday joined US President Barack Obama...

Rosberg ‘not ecstatic’ on pole as Hamilton hopes go up in smoke

Lewis Hamilton drives out of the pit for the third practice session for the Hungarian Formula One Grand Prix at the Hungaroring circuit in Budapest on July 26, 2014. AFP

Saturday 26 July, 2014 Budapest – Nico Rosberg had mixed feelings again on Saturday when he claimed his sixth More...

Meares targets medal record on super Saturday

Saturday 26 July, 2014 GLASGOW – Australian cyclist Anna Meares will attempt to defend her women’s sprint title on Saturday and..

Premier League youngsters face loan lottery

Saturday 26 July, 2014 LONDON – As the Premier League’s leading clubs step up their preparations for the 2014-15 season, some..

Malaysian jet crash in Ukraine: Live Report

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Friday, July 18, 2014 London (AFP) – 12:13 GMT – Mistaken identity? – In Russia, conspiracy theories More...

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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...
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Libya needs all the friends it can get

Islamist, tribal, and regional militias all kept their arms after the revolution was over and now seek power for themselves Sunday..
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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...

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