Libya

Haftar Hard to Replace in Libya

By Manish Rai Khalifa Haftar, a veteran general and strongman in Libya has returned to his stronghold and headquarter in the eastern city of Benghazi following an extended absence, including reported treatment in Paris hospital…


Overnight heavy fighting rocks Libya’s capital

Tripoli, Violent clashes erupted Monday dawn in Libya’s capital, Tripoli, between armed brigades of the Presidential Council government. According to sources from Abu Salim area, where the clashes took place, the fighting was between Central Security…




Italian FM visits Libya

Tripoli, Italy’s foreign minister arrived in the Libyan capital, Tripoli, on Tuesday in a show of support for a UN-backed unity government that Western nations hope can unite the oil-rich country and lead the fight…






Britain to Help Secure Tunisia-Libya Border

London, British Defense Secretary Michael Fallon said Monday he is sending a training team of about 20 soldiers to Tunisia to help prevent people from crossing into the country illegally from neighboring Libya. Islamic State…