The arrest took place near Egypt’s Mediterranean city of Marsa Matrouh and included six Sudanese
A few days before he was elected Egypt’s president in May, Abdel Fattah al-Sisi discreetly visited tribesmen living along the border with Libya. Tribal leaders there say Sisi, former head of the army, urged them to help Egypt confront what could be a security nightmare for the biggest Arab nation: …
Libya’s interim Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thani has assigned Interior Minister Saleh Mazeg to coordinate and consult with the Egyptian government to find solutions to the existing problems at the Egyptian-Libyan crossing border.
Libya rescued 340 illegal migrants on Monday (May 12th) when their boat began to take on water.
Libya and Egypt are to suspend entry visa requirements for residents who live either side of the border.
This rapid literature review examines security related developments that determine Libya’s relationships with its neighbours, namely Algeria, Chad, Egypt, Niger, Sudan and Tunisia. The report also looks at the incentives for neighbouring countries to maintain or develop regional relationships or cross border mechanisms with Libya and the main challenges in …
Chaos in Libya has prompted Algerian authorities to step up security presence along the border between the two countries and strive for better co-operation against terrorist threats.
Two new reports from the Security Assessment in North Africa
Carthage — The national Security Council met on Thursday evening in Carthage palace, under the chairmanship of the president, the prime minister and the National Constituent Assembly (NCA) speaker to look at the situation in the country and the latest development in Libya, a presidency statement released on Wednesday reads.
Mohamed Abdulaziz: Libya seeking to restore control of border regions with regional and international assistance