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Powerful brigades in western Libya reject Paris conference, say no to military rule

The most powerful brigades in western Libya rejected on Sunday Paris conference scheduled for May 29, saying “the French initiative does not represent us.”

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UN demands urgent humanitarian access into LNA-besieged Derna

The UN has demanded urgent humanitarian access into the Libyan National Army-besieged city of Derna. The Hafter-led Libyan National Army (LNA) has been fighting what it refers to as ”terrorists” in the eastern city which has been under the control of the jihadi militia, the Derna Mujahidine Shura Council (DMSC) …

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‘He destroyed us’: Haftar renews attack on Libya’s forgotten city

The death toll in Derna continues to climb as food and medical supplies run short, weeks after Libyan general Khalifa Haftar launched his offensive to seize the long-besieged Libyan city, the last stronghold of opposition to his forces in the country’s east.

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Libyan army engages in violent fight with Islamist militants in Derna

Forces affiliated with Libyan commander Khalifa Haftar engaged in violent clashes with Islamic fighters around the city of Derna in eastern Libya on Tuesday. Moreover, two soldiers were killed in a car bomb and another soldier was kidnapped at a checkpoint in the region.

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Russia obstructs proposal to impose sanctions on six Libyans accused of human trafficking

Russia has blocked a proposal to impose sanctions on six Libyan figures accused of human trafficking and managing smuggling networks for migrants, giving as reason the need for more information on the viability and  meaningfulness of this step.

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UN report: Healthcare under attack in Libya

Violence in Libya continues to have a devastating impact on health care in the country, with hospitals and other medical facilities bombed, shelled and looted; medical personnel targeted, attacked and even taken hostage or arbitrarily detained; and patients at times denied prompt life-saving care or attacked while getting treatment, according …

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