PARIS – France wants to work with Libya against militant groups on its territory but will not take military action in the country without UN backing, President Francois Hollande said on Friday.
The UN has called for rules to be put in place to ensure that a sufficient number of women are elected to the 60-member Constitutional Commission.
British security analyst Richard Galustian takes issue with the way Libya is being portrayed in the international media and by some foreign governments.
Last month, when General National Congress President Mohamed Magarief announced that Libya had granted Tunisia a “development aid package” worth 200 million Tunisian dinars to be used to cover Tunisia’s deficit, I was struck by the wide gap between the positions of my Libyan friends on this issue. Some of …
CAIRO — Islamist militants armed with antiaircraft weapons and rocket-propelled grenades stormed a lightly defended United States diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya, late Tuesday, killing the American ambassador and three members of his staff and raising questions about the radicalization of countries swept up in the Arab Spring.
The International Criminal Court (ICC) asked Libya to disclose by Tuesday (January 10th) certain details regarding the legal status of Seif al-Islam al-Kadhafi, Al Jazeera reported.
As the coalition military operation in Libya continues, the United States seems to be inching closer to taking a smaller role in the effort. The Post’s Scott Wilson and Karen DeYoung reported that the U.S. is close to “turning over command of the military operation in Libya, with key NATO …