Showing posts with label libya. Show all posts
Showing posts with label libya. Show all posts

Friday, September 18, 2020

Turkey upset by Sarraj's plan to step down in Libya: Erdogan | THE DAILY STAR

 President Tayyip Erdogan said Friday Turkey was upset that Libya's internationally recognized Prime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj, an ally, wants to quit next month and Ankara may hold talks with his government on the issue in the coming week.

Thursday, September 17, 2020

Libyan unity government says ready to step down

Libyan unity government


The head of Libya's UN-recognized Government of National Accord (GNA) said Wednesday he planned to step down within six weeks as part of efforts to broker a peace agreement.

Sunday, September 13, 2020

Libya's Eastern-Based Gov't Submits Resignation to Parliament Amid Ongoing Protests

Libya's Eastern-Based Gov't Submits Resignation to Parliament Amid Ongoing Protests
Libya's interim government led by Prime Minister Abdullah Thani has submitted a letter of resignation to Tobruk-based House of Representatives Speaker Aguila Saleh, the parliament said in a press release on Sunday.

Thursday, August 6, 2020

US Imposes Libya Sanctions on 3 Individuals, Entity in Malta, Treasury Says

US Department of the Treasury
The United States has imposed new sanctions on three individuals and an entity based in Malta for allegedly smuggling fuel from and drugs to Libya, the Treasury Department said in a statement on Thursday.

Thursday, January 9, 2020

Haftar's LNA Vows to Continue Tripoli Offensive Despite Russia-Turkey Ceasefire Initiative

Libyan National Army
The Libyan National Army (LNA) led by Marshal Khalifa Haftar welcomes the ceasefire initiative by Russia and Turkey, but will continue the fight for Tripoli, the LNA commander said in a statement on Thursday.

Thursday, January 2, 2020

Libye: Trump met en garde Erdogan contre une «ingérence étrangère»

Trump met en garde Erdogan contre une «ingérence étrangère»
Toute ingérence étrangère compliquera davantage la situation en Libye, a prévenu Donald Trump dans un entretien téléphonique avec son homologue turc qui compte y déployer des militaires.

Turkish parliament approves sending troops to Libya

Libya
Turkey’s parliament on Thursday authorized the deployment of troops to Libya to support the U.N.-backed government in Tripoli battle forces loyal to a rival government that is seeking to capture the capital.

Friday, June 29, 2018

At least 100 feared dead after boat sinks off Libya coast

At least 100 feared dead after boat sinks
About 100 migrants and refugees are missing and feared dead after their boat capsized off the coast of Libya, according to the Libyan coastguard.

Matteo Salvini : "Les ONG verront l'Italie seulement en carte postale"

Les ONG verront l'Italie seulement en carte postale
Le ministre italien de l'Intérieur Matteo Salvini a annoncé vendredi que les ports italiens seraient fermés "tout l'été" aux ONG qui secourent les migrants en Méditerranée. "Les ONG verront l'Italie seulement en carte postale", a déclaré sur une radio Matteo Salvini, qui est aussi vice-Premier ministre et chef de file la Ligue (extrême droite).

Friday, June 22, 2018

Saturday, June 16, 2018

Italy bans more migrant rescue boats

French NGO operated vessel the Aquarius
Italy's Interior Minister Matteo Salvini on Saturday warned another migrant rescue mission off the Libyan coast that it would not be allowed to land its "human cargo" at an Italian port.

Saturday, June 2, 2018

At least 17 civilians killed in Libya's Darna in 2 weeks: UN

At least 17 civilians killed in Libya's Darna in 2 weeks: UN
At least 17 civilians have been killed and 22 others wounded in the eastern Libyan city of Darna over the past two weeks as the eastern-based army is launching a military operation to take over the city from militants, the United Nations said on Friday.

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Thursday, May 3, 2018

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

French ex-president Sarkozy in custody over campaign funds : Reuters

French ex-president Sarkozy
The French police detained former President Nicolas Sarkozy as part of an investigation into alleged illegal financing of his election campaign in the 2007 elections, Reuters reported on Tuesday, citing a source close to the investigation.

Thursday, February 8, 2018

Libyan oil production hits post-Gadhafi high

oil production hits post-Gadhafi high
Total oil production from Libya in January was close to 1 million barrels per day on average for its highest level in more than five years, industry data show.

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“The U.S. must stop supporting terrorists who are destroying Syria and her people" : US Congresswoman, Tulsi Gabbard

US Congresswoman, Tulsi Gabbard, recently visited Syria, and even met with President Bashar Al-Assad. She also visited the recently libe...