International Women’s Day has been observed since in the early 1900′s, a time of great expansion and turbulence in the industrialized world that saw booming population growth and the rise of radical ideologies.
(Reuters) – A North Korean-flagged oil tanker tried to dock at Libya’s Es-Sider oil port seized by armed protesters who have threatened to sell oil independently unless they get political autonomy from Tripoli, Libyan officials said on Wednesday.
Following the murder of French engineer Patrice Réal, foreign medical workers inside Libya have offered their resignations at the Benghazi Medical Centre, a statement revealed on Monday evening.
(Reuters) – Armed protesters controlling ports in eastern Libya said on Saturday they had started exporting oil, bypassing the Tripoli government in a major escalation of their blockade to demand a greater share of the nation’s petroleum wealth.
(Reuters) Oil and gas major BP (BP.L) said it had mothballed plans to explore in Libya‘s Ghadames basin because of security concerns, the latest in a series of companies to rethink their projects amid growing instability.
(Reuters) – If anyone understands the deep divisions over how to resolve the blockade of Libya’s eastern Hariga oil port, it is the family of local mayor Faraj Yassin.
The General Union of Coptic Christians have called for their members in Libya to return home due to the ongoing unrest, and the risk their lives are in.
(Reporters Without Borders) Reporters Without Borders is appalled by the constant threats and violence against Libyan journalists, who are being targeted with increasing frequency by the various armed groups operating in Libya since the overthrow of the Gaddafi regime.
Yousef Queidir. It’s a name worth remembering. Out of 20 fighters at the Golden Gloves district championships in February 4, 1972, Queidir was perhaps the most devastating. He was certainly the most unique. Among the important things to know about him were that he had been in the United States for just Six months prior, […]
(AFP) German footballing legend Franz Beckenbauer attended a ceremony in Libya’s capital Wednesday for the laying of the foundation stone of a stadium to host the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations.
Al-Ahly Benghazi dominate Chad’s Foullah Edifice in the first leg of the 2014 CAF Champions League Preliminary round.
(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,