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Wounded Libyan fighters watch Tunis peace talks with cautious hope

09 Nov 2020

BENGHAZI, Libya From his wheelchair in Benghazi, Rami Obaidi has some advice for the delegates starting talks in Tunis on Monday over Libya's political future, including national elections and a new transitional authority. [nL8N2HV2R6]

Wounded Libyan fighters watch Tunis peace talks with cautious hope

09 Nov 2020

BENGHAZI, Libya From his wheelchair in Benghazi, Rami Obaidi has some advice for the delegates starting talks in Tunis on Monday over Libya's political future, including national elections and a new transitional authority.

Wounded Libyan fighters watch Tunis peace talks with cautious hope

09 Nov 2020

BENGHAZI, Libya From his wheelchair in Benghazi, Rami Obaidi has some advice for the delegates starting talks in Tunis on Monday over Libya's political future, including national elections and a new transitional authority.

Cash shortage adds to weary Eastern Libyans' woes

07 Oct 2020

BENGHAZI, Libya When Jamal al-Fallah tried to withdraw money from his bank in Benghazi, he was told no cash was available, the result of financial problems in eastern Libya aggravating a cash shortage that has hit the whole country.

Libyan oil production rises to 290,000 bpd: source

05 Oct 2020

LONDON/ZUEITINA, Libya Libyan oil production has risen by about 20,000 barrels per day (bpd) from last week to reach 290,000 bpd as exports ramp up, a Libyan oil source told Reuters on Monday on condition of anonymity.

U.N. envoy hopes for, but cannot predict, speedy reopening of Libya oil ports

18 Jan 2020

BERLIN/ZUEITINA, Libya The United Nations envoy to Libya said on Saturday he hoped but "could not predict" whether eastern oil ports shut ahead of a Berlin summit aimed at reaching a truce in Libya would be reopened soon. | Video

Sudan summons Libyan ambassador over consul's arrest

09 Apr 2015

KHARTOUM/BENGHAZI, Libya Sudan's foreign ministry said on Thursday it had summoned the Libyan ambassador in Khartoum to protest against the arrest of a Sudanese consul in the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi.

Sudan summons Libyan ambassador over consul's arrest

09 Apr 2015

KHARTOUM/BENGHAZI, Libya Sudan's foreign ministry said on Thursday it had summoned the Libyan ambassador in Khartoum to protest against the arrest of a Sudanese consul in the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi.

Libyan army says has retaken main camp in Benghazi

09 Feb 2015

BENGHAZI, Libya Libyan special forces said on Monday they had retaken the main military base in Benghazi from Islamist fighters that they have been battling since October, part of a wider struggle four years after the ousting of autocrat Muammar Gaddafi.

Libyan army says has retaken main camp in Benghazi

09 Feb 2015

BENGHAZI, Libya Libyan special forces said on Monday they had retaken the main military base in Benghazi from Islamist fighters that they have been battling since October, part of a wider struggle four years after the ousting of autocrat Muammar Gaddafi.

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Biden says UK border with Ireland must be open

U.S. President-elect Joe Biden said on Tuesday he did not want to see a guarded border between Ireland and the United Kingdom, adding that he had previously discussed the matter with the British and Irish prime ministers and other European leaders.