Libya’s Tourism Minister revealed the United Nations World Tourism Organisation are to offer support to the sector’s potential, in an attempt to improve bilateral between the ministry and the organisation. Minister Ikram Bash Imam announced the support being received during a workshop being held in the Libyan capital Tripoli, aiming to raise awareness of the […]
Sian Disson, News Editor at WAN Images by Mark Keville and Libya Design Libya Design, together with Allabina and HudHud, has completed a modest creative hub in the Libyan city of Tripoli. Opened in June 2013, the 140 sq m facility is now a thriving cultural base bringing together local artists to exhibit […]
Submit your photo at farawaysyria.org! Photo exhibition on Syrian refugees UNHCR has launched two calls for photos for the exhibition on Syrian refugees both in Libya and in neighboring countries. The exhibition intends to raise awareness on the plight of refugees from Syria. The event curated by the Italian photo journalist Nancy Porsia is organised in collaboration with the Italian […]
Italian authorities have handed over historical documents containing information on the original investigation of Omar Mukhtar, who was executed on the 16th September 1931.
In the early 90′s, Libya had become associated with terrorist activity including the 1986 Berlin discotheque bombing, dealing arms with the IRA, and the infamous Lockerbie Bombing in December 1988, killing 270 people.