Libya

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Zainab Hawi
In its annual report issued yesterday, December 16, Reporters Without Borders listed Syria as one of the most dangerous places for journalists. The...
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
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Forces allied to Libya's conflicting parties clashed with heavy weapons on Tuesday over control of the country's biggest oil ports in the east, as...
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
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Four people were killed and seven injured in airstrikes by forces loyal to Libya's recognized government on Saturday, targeting near the eastern oil...
Sunday, December 14, 2014
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Updated at 2:00 pm (GMT+2): Islamist militias in the eastern Libyan town of Derna say they have formed a new coalition ahead of an assault by pro-...
Saturday, December 13, 2014
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The chaos in Libya, where the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) group is said to be gaining a foothold, threatens to engulf Sahel countries and...
Friday, December 12, 2014
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Fighting in Libya's eastern city of Benghazi and in the west of the country has displaced tens of thousands since the summer and disrupted medical...
Thursday, December 11, 2014
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Noureddine Baltayeb
On Monday, December 8, Tunisian media reported that a special security unit arrested a Libyan leader from the Fajr Libya group which controls the...
Thursday, December 11, 2014
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Egypt has imposed restrictions on male citizens traveling to Turkey and war-torn Libya to stop them joining jihadist organizations like the Islamic...
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
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Ahmad Jamaleddine
The last thing the Egyptian regime needed was for powerful countries, like Britain and Canada, to close their embassies in Egypt. Such a reputation...
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
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