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Aidan Lewis

31 Mar 2017

IOM expects to fly up to 10,000 migrants out of Libya in 2017

TUNIS Up to 10,000 migrants stranded in Libya will be flown back to their home countries this year, but the returns can only play a limited role in tackling migrant flows towards Europe, the head of the U.N. migration agency's Libyan office said.

26 Mar 2017

Libya's National Oil Corp warns of new attempt at independent oil sales

TUNIS Libya's National Oil Corporation (NOC) said on Sunday that it had identified "illegal" efforts to sell crude oil without its approval and warned potential buyers not to enter into such contracts.

26 Mar 2017

Libya's National Oil Corp warns of new attempt at independent oil sales

TUNIS, March 26 Libya's National Oil Corporation (NOC) said on Sunday that it had identified "illegal" efforts to sell crude oil without its approval and warned potential buyers not to enter into such contracts.

23 Mar 2017

Libyan oil output rises to 700,000 barrels per day after port fighting ends: NOC

TUNIS Libya's oil production has reached 700,000 barrels per day (bpd), the National Oil Corporation (NOC) said on Wednesday, recovering from a drop earlier this month caused by fighting at two key oil ports.

21 Mar 2017

East Libyan forces say they will investigate Benghazi abuses

BENGHAZI, Libya/TUNIS An eastern Libyan force says it will investigate abuses by its troops after images showing the public display of corpses and allegations of summary killings surfaced with the end of a siege in Benghazi last week.

19 Mar 2017

Exclusive - Libya's NOC says expects to regain Es Sider, Ras Lanuf oil ports

TUNIS Libya's National Oil Corporation (NOC) has been coordinating with military forces from eastern Libya and has "no reason to believe" it will not regain control of the Es Sider and Ras Lanuf oil ports, NOC's chairman said.

09 Mar 2017

Libyan faction takes fight to eastern commander, exposes oil port defences

TUNIS/BENGHAZI, Libya Early in the morning, small groups of armed pick-up trucks raced across the desert towards some of Libya's biggest oil export terminals.

09 Mar 2017

Libyan faction takes fight to eastern commander, exposes oil port defences

TUNIS/BENGHAZI, Libya Early in the morning, small groups of armed pick-up trucks raced across the desert towards some of Libya's biggest oil export terminals.

02 Mar 2017

With Libya's transition paralysed, a would-be premier projects power in Tripoli

TRIPOLI In a cluster of luxury residences that survived Tripoli's battles almost unscathed, a self-declared defender of Libya's revolution has set up base as one of three claimants to the country's premiership.

21 Feb 2017

Dead migrants wash up on Libyan beach from boat with no engine

TUNIS The bodies of at least 74 migrants have been found washed up on the shore in western Libya after the engine of their inflatable boat was stolen, coastguard and aid officials said on Tuesday.

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