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130 Europe-bound migrants feared dead off Libyan coast

April 23, 2021 8:36 pm

Humanitarian organisations have accused the Libyan coast guard and European authorities of failing to meet their responsibilities to save lives.

Libya still plagued by conflict, 10 years after NATO intervention

March 19, 2021 3:50 pm

In 2011, the international community supported rebel forces against Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi, but hopes of democracy and stability have yet to be fulfilled.

UN chief recommends libya cease-fire monitors based in Sirte

January 05, 2021 2:05 pm

The October cease-fire agreement called for the withdrawal of all armed forces from conflict lines and the departure of all mercenaries and foreign fighters within three months.

World news wrap, Oct 19-25: Trump, Biden face off in third debate, France begins crackdown on Islamism

October 26, 2020 9:50 pm

All you need to know about what made news around the world last week.

Explained: What is the historic Libya ceasefire agreement about?

October 24, 2020 12:00 pm

As per the Council on Foreign Relations’ Global Conflict Tracker, the civil war in Libya has created over 50,000 refugees and asylum seekers, while more than 268,000 people have been displaced.

'Historic' Libya cease-fire agreed, UN says

October 23, 2020 4:04 pm

The UN says both sides in the Libyan civil conflict have reached a permanent cease-fire agreement.

MEA: 7 Indians kidnapped in Libya, efforts on to secure release

October 09, 2020 1:07 am

The Indians were kidnapped at a place called Asshwerif on September 14 when they were on their way to the Tripoli airport to catch a flight to India.

Explained: Untangling the conflict in Libya

August 25, 2020 10:51 am

Libya's fault lines surfaced nine years ago as local groups took different positions in the NATO-backed uprising that toppled Muammar Gaddafi.

Libya's UN-backed government announces cease-fire

August 21, 2020 6:05 pm

The government also called for parliamentary and presidential elections to be held in March.

Egypt's Sisi wins parliamentary approval for possible Libya intervention

July 21, 2020 10:03 am

Egypt, alongside the United Arab Emirates and Russia, backs Haftar, who abandoned an offensive on the capital Tripoli last month against forces backed by Turkey.


Indians stranded in Libya reach Delhi

August 07, 2014 3:11 pm

An Air India plane on Thursday brought back home about 200 Indians stuck in war-torn Iraq.