The Head of the Libyan Presidential Council, Mohammed Menfi, has reiterated Libya’s insistence on “exercising its full rights” at the League of Arab States, rejecting “the Arab League’s bias to a certain party or entity,” without naming anyone.
After years of fighting alongside Haftar, Chadian armed faction withdraws from southern Libya
After years of fighting alongside Khalifa Haftar in southern Libya, an armed faction of the Chadian rebels, known as the Union of Forces for Democracy and Development , announced its readiness to depart from Libya.
Libya considers taking steps as specific Arab states choose to boycott meeting in Tripoli
Libya is considering taking steps against the General Secretariat of the Arab League for attempting to hinder the consultative meeting of Arab foreign ministers in Tripoli on Sunday.
Libyan parliament proposes forming new single government
The Speaker of Libya’s House of Representatives said Sunday that they submitted a proposal to the United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) on forming a new, single government instead of opting for a dual government system.
Arab states boycott regional meeting hosted by Libya’s unity government
Arab states boycotted a meeting hosted by Libya’s unity government on Sunday, with just five of the Arab League’s 22 members sending their top diplomats and even the bloc’s secretary general staying away.
Russian media: Haftar may transfer his powers to his son Saddam
A report by the Russian newspaper Nezavisimaya Gazeta has shed light on the Moscow- Libyan relations after the “Khalifa Haftar era,” citing that the rogue military commander is considering transferring his authority to one of his sons.
US designates Russia’s Wagner Group as transnational criminal organization
The US Treasury Department will designate the Russian mercenary organization the Russian private military company “Wagner Group” as a “transnational criminal organization” and will impose additional sanctions next week against the group and its support network across the world, the White House said on Friday.
EUBAM and Spain support Libyan police and army with training courses
Three specialized courses at the Specialized Training Institute of the General Directorate of Security Operations of Libya’s Ministry of Interior were concluded on Thursday provided by the European Union Border Assistance Mission in Libya (EUBAM) and the Spanish police.
UN envoy: Upcoming meeting of southern Libya’s neighbors will discuss removal of mercenaries
The UN envoy to Libya, Abdoulaye Bathily, said a meeting would be held in upcoming weeks with neighboring countries to southern Libya to discuss ways to remove mercenaries, indicating that important decisions had been taken regarding the mercenaries’ file, specifically with Sudan, Chad and Niger.
Developing a strategic plan for national food security is government’s primary goal in 2023
Developing a strategic plan for national food security is a primary goal for his ministry in 2023, Ministry of Economy and Trade Mohamed Hwej said Tuesday. He was speaking at a meeting of the Supreme Committee to Develop a Food Security Strategy held at the headquarters of the National Council …