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Ayman al-Warfalli

11 Apr 2017

Libya's Sharara oilfield shut again as pipeline blocked: sources

LONDON/BENGHAZI, Libya Production at Libya's Sharara oilfield has been halted after an unknown group blocked a pipeline just one week after a previous shutdown, a Libyan oil source and a field engineer told Reuters on Monday.

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

East Libyan army takes rivals' final holdout in southwest Benghazi

BENGHAZI, Libya East Libyan forces said they captured the final holdout of Islamist-led rivals in the southwest of Benghazi on Saturday, ending weeks of resistance by fighters camped in a cluster of apartment blocks. | Video

17 Mar 2017

Little new damage found as east Libyan forces push to secure oil ports

RAS LANUF, Libya A broken down truck and a tank lie by the side of the road in the sand, and overturned boxes are strewn across the floor of a firefighting station.

15 Mar 2017

East Libyan forces recapture oil ports

BENGHAZI, Libya East Libyan forces said they had regained control on Tuesday of the major oil ports of Ras Lanuf and Es Sider from a rival faction that seized them earlier this month and were pursuing their opponents into the desert.

13 Mar 2017

Libyan NOC official warns of force majeure at oil ports as rivals mobilise

BENGHAZI, Libya A senior official at Libya's National Oil Corporation (NOC) warned on Monday of a possible declaration of force majeure at the Es Sider and Ras Lanuf oil terminals, as air strikes continued and rival forces mobilised fighters in the area.

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.

07 Mar 2017

Libyan oil guard head says asked to protect oil ports after clashes

BENGHAZI, Libya An oil guard official appointed by Libya's U.N.-backed government said on Tuesday that he had been tasked with protecting oil ports by an armed faction that took over Es Sider and Ras Lanuf terminals last week.

07 Mar 2017

East Libyan forces mobilising for counter attack at oil ports - officials

BENGHAZI, Libya East Libyan forces carried out fresh air strikes on Monday and said they were mobilising ground forces as they attempt to win back two of Libya's largest oil ports, military officials said.

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