Libya has chosen to overlook Italy’s proposed candidate to lead the European Union’s mission in the country, opting instead for a French diplomat, local Libyan media reports.
UN envoy to Libya, Abdoulaye Bathily, met on Monday with the General Commander of the Libyan National Army (LNA), Field Marshal Khalifa Haftar, in Benghazi, according to Bathily.
Sudan Tribune news website said a high-ranking military official in North Darfur state had revealed that the Sudanese army conducted a series of intense airstrikes targeting a military base belonging to the Rapid Support Forces (RSF) in North Darfur, located near the Libyan border.
The Public Prosecutor’s Office has formed a committee to investigate Foreign Minister Najla Manqoush’s meeting with her Israeli counterpart in Rome.
Armed forces in the Libyan capital mobilised a massive security presence on Friday, apparently to prevent any further protests over the interim government’s meeting with Israel last week, Reuters reports.
Libya’s Deputy Foreign Minister in the Libyan Government appointed by the House of Representatives met on Wednesday with a visiting UN delegation in Benghazi to address the crisis facing internally displaced persons (IDPs) in Libya and strengthen cooperation on sustainable solutions.
The Egyptian Minister of Labour, Hassan Shehata, has revealed new details regarding sending Egyptian workers to Libya, after the electronic link that established between the ministry and its Libyan counterpart during the previous period.
The Libyan Prime Minister Abdul Hamid Dbeibah has stressed in a meeting with the French special envoy to Libya Paul Soler his position regarding holding elections, saying he is committed to holding the vote “in accordance with fair laws.”
The president of Libya’s Presidential Council, Mohammed al-Menfi, affirmed his support for expanding participation and dialogue in the joint committee drafting election laws during a meeting with UN envoy Abdoulaye Bathily on Wednesday.
Aisha spent months in Tripoli’s Abu Salim detention centre, before eventually making her way to Tunisia.