Deadly clashes in Libyan capital force airport to close

At least nine people killed and 32 wounded after rival Libyan groups fight for control over Mitiga airport.

15 Jan 2018 02:49

Up to 100 refugees feared drowned off Libyan coast

Libya's navy says up to 100 refugees are missing as it rescues 300 from three boats in the Mediterranean Sea.

10 Jan 2018 11:21

Nigeria flying citizens from Libya amid 'endemic' abuse

Some 5,500 Nigerians trapped in Libya while attempting to reach Europe to be evacuated amid reports of slavery and rape.

08 Jan 2018 01:00

Migrants drown in year's 'first shipwreck' off Libya

A dinghy carrying people attempting to reach Europe sank off the coast of Libya.

07 Jan 2018 08:24

Making money from EU's migration policies in Libya

EU's outsourced 'migration control' to Libya has yielded a humanitarian disaster and billions in profit.

03 Jan 2018 08:22

Starved. Beaten. Enslaved.

Migrants describe being intercepted on the Mediterranean Sea and imprisoned in Libya.

03 Jan 2018 08:22

Is the EU complicit in refugee abuse in Libya?

Amnesty international says the EU is complicit in the abuse of refugees in Libya.

12 Dec 2017 11:07

The EU's complicity in refugee abuse in Libya

The EU and its member states are complicit in the suffering of refugees and migrants stuck in Libya.

12 Dec 2017 11:25

African refugees bought, sold and murdered in Libya

Human trafficker tells Al Jazeera that refugees are being bought and sold in Libyan 'slave markets'.

30 Nov 2017 05:37

Who is to blame for African migrants' slavery in Libya?

Video of slaves apparently being auctioned in Libya is causing widespread outrage.

30 Nov 2017 05:37

UN considers sanctions to fight Libya slave trade

French diplomat urges Security Council action to identify people and groups behind trafficking through Libyan territory.

29 Nov 2017 01:34

Benghazi 'ringleader' cleared of most serious charges

But the alleged ringleader of the deadly 2012 US consulate attack in Libya is convicted of terror charges.

29 Nov 2017 01:34

Migrants for sale: Slave trade in Libya

African refugees have long used Libya as gateway to Europe, but many are now facing abuse, exploitation and trafficking.

26 Nov 2017 10:18

Sweden: 'Torture, rape and slavery in Libya must stop'

Voices from Stockholm protesting against slavery in Libya.

26 Nov 2017 10:18

Manchester attack: Extradition bid for Salman Abedi's brother

Prosecutors want to bring the brother of Manchester Arena bomber Salman Abedi from Libya to the UK.

02 Nov 2017 07:25

Libya's warring factions sign peace deal that could lead to British troops helping them fight Islamic State

Members of Libya's warring factions signed a peace deal on Thursday that could pave the way for British troops helping them to fight an attempted take-over of the country by the Islamic State. After more than a year of talks brokered by the United Nations ...

25 Dec 2015 04:54

Libya militia chases away US troops

US forces flown to Libya to support government troops had to leave after landing because of demands from a local militia group, US officials say. It follows reports that 20 US special forces troops, equipped with advanced weaponry, landed on Monday at an ...

25 Dec 2015 04:54

A Curious Twist of Fate for Libya's Rogue General - Forbes

ForbesA Curious Twist of Fate for Libya's Rogue GeneralForbesMohammed Chouaib, head of delegation from the UN-recognized government in the eastern city of Tobruk, Libya, left, gestures after signing as Dr. Saleh Almkhozom, Second Deputy Chairman of the Libyan General National Congress, center, signs a ...

25 Dec 2015 04:54

Tripoli 'premier' discusses Libya situation with Russia FM

The head of the unrecognised Libyan government in Tripoli has met with Russia's foreign minister to discuss the political and military situation in the country, officials from the two sides said Wednesday. Khalifa Ghweil's talks with Sergei Lavrov in ...

25 Dec 2015 04:54

UN resolution could see Britain renew airstrikes over Libya - RT

RTUN resolution could see Britain renew airstrikes over LibyaRTLibyan ambassador to the UN Ibrahim al-Dabashi told the Asharq Al-Awsat newspaper he expected airstrikes soon involving the “United States, Britain, France and Italy.” Of the resolution itself, he said: “[It] asks all countries to fight terrorism in ...Hillary Clinton says Bernie Sanders voted for regime change in Libya PolitiFactUN support of Libyan government set to open door for potential UK airstrikes The GuardianIs Hillary Ready to Defend Her Libya War? Daily Beastall 3 news articles »

25 Dec 2015 04:54