Edition:
United Kingdom

Ayman al-Warfalli

Libyan commander urges forces to advance toward central Tripoli

8:10pm GMT

BENGHAZI, Libya Libyan Commander Khalifa Haftar urged his forces to advance toward the center of Tripoli on Thursday in what he said would be the "final battle" for the capital.

Libyan commander urges forces to advance towards central Tripoli

8:09pm GMT

BENGHAZI, Libya Libyan Commander Khalifa Haftar urged his forces to advance towards the centre of Tripoli on Thursday in what he said would be the "final battle" for the capital.

Eastern Libyan forces regain control of El Feel oilfield: LNA

27 Nov 2019

BENGHAZI, Libya Forces based in eastern Libya said on Wednesday they had driven rival factions from the 70,000-barrel-per-day (bpd) El Feel oilfield after attacking the area with air strikes, leading to production being halted.

UPDATE 4-Eastern Libyan forces regain control of El Feel oilfield -LNA

27 Nov 2019

BENGHAZI, Libya, Nov 27 Forces based in eastern Libya said on Wednesday they had driven rival factions from the 70,000-barrel-per-day (bpd) El Feel oilfield after attacking the area with air strikes, leading to production being halted.

East Libyan forces target munitions in Misrata with air strikes

19 Nov 2019

BENGHAZI, Libya East Libya-based forces said they had carried out air strikes on the port city of Misrata in the early hours of Tuesday, targeting armoured vehicles delivered from Turkey and a munitions depot.

U.N.-backed Libyan authorities seize eastern Libyan plane

17 Nov 2019

BENGHAZI Authorities at Libya's Misrata airport on Sunday seized a Libyan Airlines aircraft operating from Benghazi in the east of the country, the airline's Benghazi management said.

Plastics plant restart in Libyan port offers rare economic bright spot

04 Nov 2019

RAS LANUF, Libya The reopening of a plastics factory in the Libyan oil port of Ras Lanuf has provided a rare boost to an economy ravaged by war and political divisions.

Libyan schools shut as teachers on swollen payroll demand better wages

24 Oct 2019

BENGHAZI/TRIPOLI Strikes are keeping classrooms shut at the start of the school year in Libya as teachers seek better pay from a budget under strain from a massive public salary bill and renewed conflict.

Libyan schools shut as teachers on swollen payroll demand better wages

24 Oct 2019

BENGHAZI/TRIPOLI, Oct 24 Strikes are keeping classrooms shut at the start of the school year in Libya as teachers seek better pay from a budget under strain from a massive public salary bill and renewed conflict.

Benghazi port bustling again despite Libya's divisions

02 Sep 2019

BENGHAZI, Libya The commercial port in Libya's second city Benghazi is working round the clock three years after reopening, attempting to raise revenues for its restoration and expansion.

World News