A car bomb exploded early this afternoon near the Dar Al-Salam Hotel in Torbuk where the House of Representatives has been holding its meetings and several members stay. The House was in session at the time of the blast.
A terrorist attack targeting a hotel in the Libyan town of Tobruk has been described as a “despicable act” by the United Nations Support Mission in the country, UNSMIL.
Aircraft belonging to the Libya National Army have hit Gardabiya airbase 15 kilometres south of Sirte following an airstrike by Libya Dawn aircraft at Sidra the morning, according to the General Chief of Staff spokesperson, Ahmed Al-Mismari. He claimed one of Libya Dawn’s aircraft had been destroyed in the subsequent …
A Libyan soldier was killed and another injured Monday in fierce clashes that are still going with fighters of the Shura Council of Benghazi Revolutionaries.
The price of crude oil has risen on international markets, following air strikes by forces loyal to Libya’s internationally recognised government against Islamist militias as the battle to control oil resources intensifies.
The rapidly escalating civil war in Libya saw the first air strikes on Misurata, the country’s third largest city, since the fall of Colonel Muammar Gaddafi three years ago.
A camp used by jihadists near Traghen, south of Sebha, is reported to have been attacked this morning, but it is unclear by whom. There were said to have been huge explosions at ammunition store at the camp. One report speaks of a helicopter being involved in the attack and …
Forces loyal to Libya’s internationally recognised government have for the first time carried out air strikes on targets in the third largest city of Misrata, which is allied to an armed group that seized the capital in the summer.
A fire at an oil storage tank at Libya’s Es Sider oil port has spread to two more tanks, officials said on Friday.
Fourteen soldiers guarding a power plant 30 kilometres outside Sirte were shot dead in the early hours of this morning.