Libyan Crimes Watch said the legal advisor Salah Beltamer was arrested by gunmen in Marj town on Saturday, adding that relatives said the reason of the arrest was Beltamer’s criticism of arbitrary detention of judiciary officials and personnel.
Two people; one man and one woman, have been killed in fresh rockets’ shelling by Khalifa Haftar’s forces on the densely populated area of Arada in Tripoli, according to the Libyan Health Ministry of the Government of National Accord.
The Libyan Army forces have destroyed an ammunition depot and a position for the forces of Khalifa Haftar in Qasir Benghashir, said Libyan Army spokesman Mohammed Gununu on Saturday.
Engaged in two wars simultaneously in Syria and Libya, Turkey appears far from achieving its stated objectives on both fronts. The Syrian battlefield escalated dramatically after the killing of at least 36 Turkish soldiers in Idlib Feb. 27, but Turkey’s retributive strikes on Syrian forces resulted in little change on the …
The UN Envoy and head of its Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) has resigned after two-and-a-half years in the job. A UN spokesperson confirmed that Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has received Ghassan Salame’s resignation. Guterres will be “discussing a smooth transition” so as not to lose the momentum that Salame has …
The Libyan Red Crescent of Tripoli branch has said it had exchanged the mortal remains of those who were killed in the current clashes with the Red Crescent emergency team in Tarhouna.
Libya’s conflict has forced flights to be redirected to Misrata after the only functioning airport in Tripoli was hit by heavy shelling on Monday.
Le Monde has revealed that out of their animosity to Turkey, Syria’s regime and Libya’s east-based Interim Government are forming a new axis to support Khalifa Haftar.
Extensive fighting in Libya re-ignited last April, when an armed group based in eastern Libya launched an offensive against Tripoli, a city in the west of around 1.2 million. The fighting has killed hundreds of civilians and wounded thousands, according to the United Nations, and the violence is only growing …
The Minister of Interior of the Government of National Accord (GNA), Fathi Bashaga, has declared that France had a clear shift in its policy towards Libya.