(Reuters) Jordan’s ambassador to Libya was kidnapped on Tuesday by gunmen who demanded a militant be released from a Jordanian jail in exchange for the diplomat’s freedom.
(AFP) Fugitive jihadist commander Mokhtar Belmokhtar is hiding in Libya, from where he plans to mastermind terrorist attacks across Africa’s Sahel region, security sources told AFP on Sunday.
(Reuters) – Italy has rescued 4,000 migrants from boats trying to reach European shores in the past 48 hours in a deepening immigration crisis, the interior minister said on Wednesday.
Deputy President of the General National Congress, Ezzedine al-Awami, is reported to have cost the State 40,000 Euros on a recent two day trip to Brussels.
(Reuters) – Libya’s eastern Zueitina oil port was still not under government control one week after an agreement with a federalist rebel group to immediately re-open it along with the Hariga terminal, a spokesman for National Oil Corp (NOC) said on Monday.
(Reuters) – Oil rose towards $108 per barrel on Monday on concern that escalating tension between Russia and Ukraine could lead to supply disruption, though prices were capped by the prospect of a recovery in Libyan exports.
(Reuters) – Libya’s bid to resume normal oil exports after blockades at eastern ports that have lasted months stumbled on Friday when the oil terminal and refinery at Zawiya in the west were closed by fresh protests.
War is a dark, ugly path that leaves a trail of devastation and often echoes on a country’s future for many years to come.
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(Opinion) Republican’s Michele Bachmann (Minnesota), Louie Gohmert (Texas), Steve King (Iowa) are visiting Libya. For people living outside of the US, these three politicians are considered to be on the far right of the Republican party and members of the Tea Party Coalition. Steve King has called the […]
Zeidan was kidnapped by security forces his government employ. The story reached global headlines and placed Libyan back in the media spotlight,