Tripoli News

CRPF contingent evacuated from Tripoli amid unrest in Libya, says Sushma Swaraj

Libyan Army Commander Khalifa Hafter ordered his forces Thursday to take over Tripoli which triggered an escalation in political tension in the country.

Islamic State militants target Moroccan Embassy in Libya

Libya's branch of the IS said in a statement on its Twitter account that "soldiers of the caliphate" targeted the building.


Libyan Islamic State group affiliate claims hotel attack

The group called "Islamic State in Tripoli Province" said it launched the attack to avenge the death of Abu Anas al-Libi.

Warplanes strike airport in Libya capital again

The base had been used for civilian purposes since last summer when Tripoli International Airport was destroyed.

Lebanon army clashes with gunmen, kills two in Tripoli: Sources

Lebanon's army clashed with Sunni Islamist gunmen in the northern city of Tripoli on Friday, killing at least two.

Libya: 22 killed in Tripoli airport clashes

The govt said "heavily armed groups" have shelled "civilian targets," endangering thousands of citizens.


Heavy shelling, clashes resume in Libya's Tripoli

Heavy shelling resumed in Tripoli where rival militia brigades were battling for control of its airport.

US evacuates embassy in Libya amid clashes

American embassy staff left Tripoli on Saturday and traveled overland to neighboring Tunisia.

Rival militia clashes in Libya takes death toll to 47

Libya's Health Ministry said on its website late Sunday that the fighting also left 120 people wounded.

Gunmen fires grenades at new Libyan PM's home, one assailant killed

Libyan PM Ahmed Maiteeq was not hurt in the early morning attack, one assailant was killed and another was injured and arrested.