Tags Posts tagged with "Libya News"

Tag: Libya News

UNGA: Libya Calls for Weapons and International Support

Marrakech- At the UN General Assembly, Aguila Saleh Iissa, president of the Libyan House of Representatives, asked the world to either supply the Libyan...

Libya PM says he plans cabinet reshuffle

TRIPOLI - Libyan Prime Minister Ali Zeidan said Wednesday he would soon announce a major cabinet reshuffle, after calls in the assembly for a...

Libya again threatens use of force to end oil blockade

DOHA- Libyan Oil Minister Abdelbari al-Arusi on Saturday issued a renewed threat of force to lift a months-long blockade of oil terminals by striking...

Libya PM warns foreign forces may act to halt chaos

Normal 0 false false false EN-US ...

Two die in Libya as militias clash in capital

By Imed Lamloum Tripoli — At least two people died in overnight clashes between militias in the centre of the Libyan capital, the health ministry...

Clashes kill five in Libya

TRIPOLI– Conflict escalates after death of Libyan rebel leader Nuri Feryuan on Monday. Five people were killed and 22 wounded in clashes between militiamen and Libyan forces...

Militia tries to storm Tripoli district, one killed

TRIPOLI- Violence erupted when militiamen from Misrata tried to storm an eastern Tripoli district to revenge the death of their commander. Violent clashes erupted between...

Libya militias clash after leader dies: security official

TRIPOLI - Members of two Libyan militias clashed in Tripoli Thursday after the death of one of their leaders, witnesses and security officials said...

Denmark, UK to provide training for Libyan soldiers

COPENHAGEN- Danish Minister of Defense Nicolai Wammen declared that Danish and British soldiers would train Libyan soldiers in the United Kingdom (UK). Wammen issued a statement saying about...

ENI warns may stop gas exports from Libya to Italy

ROME - Protesters have blocked access to a major gas terminal in Libya, the head of Italian oil and gas giant ENI said Wednesday,...

Kadhafi’s jailed son appears on Libya TV

Tripoli — Slain Libyan leader Moamer Kadhafi's son Seif al-Islam, wanted by the International Criminal Court, has appeared on television from his cell in...

48 missing Egypt migrants found in Libya desert

BENGHAZI, Libya - Forty-eight Egyptian illegal immigrants who went missing in the desert of eastern Libya at the start of the week were found...
immigrants in Europe

Libya coastguard rescues 84 migrants at sea

TRIPOLI - Libya's coastguard has rescued 84 illegal immigrants from Africa in the sea off Tripoli, Lana news agency quoted a maritime official as...

Libya PM kidnap highlights state impotence

Tripoli- The Libyan prime minister's kidnapping by ex-rebel militiamen on Thursday underlined the state's impotence faced with a myriad of armed groups which in...

Restive two years in Libya since Kadhafi overthrow

TRIPOLI - Gunmen seized Prime Minister Ali Zeidan in Tripoli Thursday and held him for several hours before he was freed, in the latest...

NATO calls for immediate release of Libya PM

BRUSSELS- NATO head Anders Fogh Rasmussen called Thursday for the immediate release of Libyan Prime Minister Ali Zeidan after he was seized by gunmen...

Libya govt says no knowledge of warrant arrest for PM

TRIPOLI - "We have no knowledge about any bid to strip the prime minister of his impunity or any arrest warrant for him," the...

Libya summoned US envoy over seized Qaeda suspect: ministry

TRIPOLI - Libya's government summoned US ambassador Deborah Jones to seek clarification over the capture by American special forces of an alleged Al-Qaeda operative...