First oil in two years leaves Libya’s Ras Lanuf port

First oil in two years leaves Libya's Ras Lanuf port 1

RAS LANUF – An oil tanker left a key Libyan port early Wednesday with the first crude shipment from the terminal since fighting halted exports there in 2014, an official said. Oil is war-ravaged More...

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First oil in two years leaves Libya's Ras Lanuf port 1

First oil in two years leaves Libya’s Ras Lanuf port

RAS LANUF – An oil tanker left a key Libyan port early Wednesday with the first crude shipment from the terminal since fighting More...

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Libya oil company says exports to resume ‘immediately’

TOBRUK – Libya’s oil company on Thursday announced an “immediate” resumption of oil exports from two of the More...

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Libya’s presidential council to present new cabinet

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A fighter of Libyan forces allied with the UN-backed government runs for cover during a battle with Islamic State fighters in Sirte, Libya, on Sunday. Photograph: Goran Tomasevic/Reuters

US launches airstrikes against Isis in Libya

US warplanes have attacked Islamic State forces in Libya, the Pentagon has announced, at the start of what US officials say will More...

A man walks past wreckages of a vehicle in Benghazi last month following clashes between forces loyal to eastern Libyan commander Khalifa Haftar and an Islamist-leaning armed group. Photograph: Stringer/Reuters

Benghazi car bomb kills 22 and injures 20 amid Libya clashes

A car bomb targeting security forces in the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi has killed 22 people and wounded 20, a spokesman for the More...

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Libya ‘NATO revolutionaries’ urge fight against French troops

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First oil in two years leaves Libya's Ras Lanuf port 1

First oil in two years leaves Libya’s Ras Lanuf port

RAS LANUF – An oil tanker left a key Libyan port early Wednesday with the first crude shipment from the terminal since fighting halted exports there in 2014, an official More...

In sign of progress, Libya oil authorities reach deal to unify sector

TRIPOLI – Rival leaders of Libya’s National Oil Corporation have agreed to unify their ranks, in a move expected to strengthen the country’s vital oil industry 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

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ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan accused the United States of supplying more weapons to...

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TIKRIT, Iraq (Reuters) - Iraqi forces backed by air strikes from the U.S.-led coalition gained complete...

Breaking News Saudi Arabia says arrests 17 Islamic State attack plotters

RIYADH (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia has arrested 17 suspected Islamic State sympathizers accused of plotting attacks...

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...

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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

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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..