Libya's Draft Constitution – Overview -
Libya HeraldLibya's Draft Constitution – OverviewLibya HeraldVoltaire would be pleased. Enshrined in Libya's draft constitution, finally finished and due to go to a national referendum at some point in the future, is the separation of powers doctrine coined by the French philosopher. The doctrine is standard ...
Posted on 21 July 2016 | 5:48 pm
Libya: Tripoli condemns French military
Aljazeera.comLibya: Tripoli condemns French military involvementAljazeera.comLibya's UN-backed government has reacted strongly following France's confirmation that its special forces have been operating in the country, which also sparked angry protests in the capital Tripoli against French military intervention. The French ...French soldiers killed on Libya spy missionThe Times (subscription)French, British, U.S. soldiers 'monitoring' Libya: CommanderDigital Journalall 11 news articles »
Posted on 21 July 2016 | 1:19 pm
Refugee boat found with 22 dead bodies off
Aljazeera.comRefugee boat found with 22 dead bodies off Libya coastAljazeera.comThe bodies of 21 women and one man have been found "in a pool of fuel" at the bottom of a rubber dinghy adrift near the Libyan coast, just hours after they had set sail for Italy, according to the humanitarian group Doctors Without Borders (MSF).Migrant crisis: 17 bodies recovered off Libya but 1128 rescued as death toll for 2016 reaches 3000International Business Times UKMigrant crisis: 22 bodies found on Mediterranean boat - MSFBBC Newsall 49 news articles »
Posted on 21 July 2016 | 8:30 am
Op-Ed: Fear, uncertainty, risk and Libya's
Libya HeraldOp-Ed: Fear, uncertainty, risk and Libya's currency black marketLibya HeraldLibya's liquidity crisis has commanded headlines and has been on the mind of Libyans for several months. People queue outside banks, while the bank vaults sit empty. Stores lack goods, and people are rushing to get rid of dinars. But what do we know ...
Posted on 21 July 2016 | 7:45 am
French Warplane Bombed Libya Militias After
Voice of AmericaFrench Warplane Bombed Libya Militias After French DeathsABC NewsA French warplane bombed Islamic militia positions outside the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi this week after the killings of French officers in the area, two Libyan officials said Thursday. A member of the militia said that the bombings took place ...Libya's UN-backed Government Condemns France Following CrashVoice of America'Hands off Libya': French undercover aid of rogue general sparks protestsRTLibya attack: French soldiers die in helicopter crashBBC NewsWashington Postall 144 news articles »
Posted on 21 July 2016 | 7:40 am
At least 30 die as boat with 200 migrants
At least 30 people died Thursday when a boat carrying around 200 migrants bound for Europe sank in the Mediterranean off the coast of Libya, the country’s coast guard said. “We have recovered 30 bodies so far and rescued dozens of people, with dozens ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 11:21 am
Boat packed with migrants sinks off Libya;
TRIPOLI: A boat packed with mainly African migrants bound for Italy sank off the Libyan coast on Thursday and officials said up to 200 might have died. A security official in the western town of Zuwara, from where the overcrowded boat had set off, said ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 11:03 am
Scores dead after boat full of migrants
Around 40 bodies found on boat and another 160 floating in sea around a kilometre from Zuwara, a port in western Libya Up to 200 bodies have been discovered floating off the coast of one of Libya’s main people-smuggling hubs on Thursday, in the latest ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 10:46 am
Islamic State’ Pretense and the Upcoming
Regardless of whether Arabs bomb Libya, or Western powers do so, the crisis in that country is likely to escalate, if not worsen, as history has amply shown. Another war is in the making in Libya: the questions are ‘how’ and ‘when’? While the ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 10:37 am
Migrant crisis: Libya boats capsize off
Hundreds of people are feared dead after two boats carrying up to 500 migrants capsized off the Libyan city of Zuwara, residents and officials say. The first boat, which signalled for help early on Thursday, had nearly 50 people on board. The second ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:02 am