Hundreds of Chadians were detained on the streets of a Libyan town for a ninth day in retaliation for the Chad government’s arrest of four Libyan men on suspicion of poaching endangered animals, local Libyan media reports.
The National Committee for Human Rights in Libya (NCHRL) has urged for a comprehensive investigation into the kidnapping of activist Mansour Atti, the Red Crescent chief of Ajdabiya branch and head of the city’s civil society commission, two months after he was kidnapped from his hometown Ajdabiya by unknown gunmen.
UNSMIL called Saturday for the unconditional release of the head of the Red Crescent in Ajdabiya.
The so-called Ajdabiya operations room of Haftar’s forces has issued orders to police officers in the city and its suburbs to join the fighting axes in Tripoli immediately, giving them a one week ultimatum to join in.
The Cloud News Agency confirmed that it had lost contact with its correspondent in Ajdabiya, Al-Salheen Al-Zerwali about two days ago; pointing to the possibility that he may have been kidnapped by the security forces in the city.
The Libyan Centre for Press Freedom demanded in a statement for the immediate release of journalist Ismail Bouzreibeh, who was arrested in Ajdabiya city east of Libya, by the Internal Security forces affiliated to the Dignity Operation.
The National Oil Corporation (NOC) has denounced the attack by an armed group on the office of the CEO of the Brega oil and gas marketing company, vandalizing it and robbing some of its items.
A Libyan official says militants with links to the extremist Islamic State group have killed two policemen at a checkpoint east Libya.
Arrest of 131 Egyptian migrants in east Libya points to migration network funneling into militant groups
One-hundred and thirty-one Egyptian irregular migrants have been arrested in the east Libyan city of Baydan over the last three weeks, according to the director of the city’s police station.
A woman was killed and five other civilians were wounded in an attack on a police station in eastern Libya that was claimed by the Islamic State group on Sunday.