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Libya: Protesters demand release of Gaddafi-era spy chief Senussi

Relatives and supporters of Libya‘s Gaddafi-era intelligence chief, jailed for his alleged role in a bloody crackdown during the country’s 2011 uprising, protested in Tripoli on Saturday to demand his release.

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UNSC responds positively to Libyan request for audit of spending by its Central Banks

The UN Security Council has responded ‘‘positively’’ to the letter from Faiez Serraj, the head of Libya’s Presidency Council, requesting the formation of an ‘’international technical committee’’ to review and audit the expenses, revenues and transactions of both of Libya’s Central Banks in Tripoli and Beida.

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French Ambassador ends her term in Libya with a visit to PC headquarters

The Chairman of the Presidential Council (PC), Fayez Sarraj received the French Ambassador to Libya Brigitte Curmi on Tuesday at the headquarters of the PC in Tripoli. A statement by the Information Office of Sarraj said that the visit of the French Ambassador, which ended her official term in Libya, …

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Presidential Council adviser defends appointment of Haftar henchman in Tripoli security position

An adviser of Chairman of the Presidential Council Fayez Al-Sirraj has justified the appointment of Emad Trabelsi, a militia leader from Zintan loyal to warlord Khalifa Hjaftar, as chief of the General Security Service to Sirraj’s desire to involve all parties in protecting Tripoli and to wipe off excuses of …

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International Group to sue two UN envoys to Libya at the ICC

International Group for Libya said Saturday it will lodge a lawsuit against UN envoy Ghassan Salame and the former envoy Bernardino Leon at the International Criminal Court (ICC) over violations leading to delaying Libyan political process.

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A National Conference for Libya’s Future

In the ongoing effort by international and domestic actors to solve the political deadlock in Libya, the spotlight is on UN Special Envoy Ghassan Salame. Since the second anniversary of the signing of the Libyan Political Agreement (LPA) in the Moroccan city of Skhirat in December 2015, Salame’s well-thought and …

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