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Defense Minister: Al-Sirraj responsible for Brak Al-Shatti massacre

The Defense Minister of the Presidential Council’s (PC) government Al-Mihdi Al-Barghathi said he was suspended from work by the Head of the PC Fayez Al-Sirraj because of Brak Al-Shatti massacre, stressing that he had nothing to do with it as “it is a political card played to stain my reputation …

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AU offers help to stop abuse of migrants in Libya

The African Union (AU) has offered to help the Libyan authorities detect human traffickers as well as provide facilities for migrants moving through the country. The offer came in talks today between Presidency Council (PC) head Faiez Serraj and the AU’s Commissioner for Social Affairs, Amira El Fadil, and follows …

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UNSMIL chief suggests “joint tribunals” for Libyan war crimes

The international community should consider joint tribunals to try Libyan war crimes suspects to end the impunity with which individuals are operating UNSMIL chief Ghassan Salamé has told said the UN Security Council.

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UNSMIL announces that Zintan and Tripoli agreed to allow IDPs to return safely to Tripoli

As part of its efforts to promote national reconciliation among the Libyans, the United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) and the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) organized a two-day meeting in Tunis on 20 and 21 September, between delegations from Zintan and Tripoli, in order to facilitate a safe …

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Gaddafi son Saif al-Islam freed from custody, Libyan militia says

Saif al-Islam Gaddafi, the son of deposed Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi, has been freed by an armed group holding him in the western Libyan town of Zintan, where he was taken after the 2011 revolt against his father, according to one of his lawyers and a statement from the brigade.

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Libya’s eastern-based government to investigate ‘Qatar’s crimes’

In a statement issued on Monday, the Libyan parliament called on the Ministry of Justice to prepare an integrated file on the damages caused to Libya and its people by the support of Qatar for extremist groups after a decision to sever official diplomatic relations with Doha.

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