Libya

UNSMIL praises Libyan Constitutional Committee agreement on holding referendum

Wed, 20 Jan 2021 - 07:18 GMT

UNSMIL praised, Wednesday the Constitutional Committee agreement, that was reached during meetings held in Egypt’s Hurghada aiming at reaching a solution for solving the Libyan crises.

Libya’s constitutional track meeting affirm importance of abandoning differences between parties

Tue, 19 Jan 2021 - 06:06 GMT

Head of the Egyptian National Committee affiliated with the Libyan crisis praised, Tuesday the Libyan parties’ stances during the constitutional track meeting in Hurghada between the Parliament delegations and the Supreme Council of the Libyan State.

UN: Libyan Dialogue Forum approves executive authority selection mechanism

Tue, 19 Jan 2021 - 02:47 GMT

Seventy-two members of the Libyan Political Dialogue Forum participated in the voting process, 51 of whom voted in favor of the proposed mechanism.

Libyan constitutional track meetings launch in Hurghada

Tue, 19 Jan 2021 - 11:29 GMT

The meetings coincide with the approaching United Nations Mission in Libya's announcement of the Libyan agreement regarding the mechanisms of selecting the new Libyan executive authority.

Egypt may extend high-speed electric train to Libya

Mon, 18 Jan 2021 - 06:21 GMT

The line can be lengthened to Libya's Benghazi through Egypt's Saloum town.

UN Security Council approves the appointment of new international envoy to Libya

Sun, 17 Jan 2021 - 11:30 GMT

António Guterres, the ninth Secretary-General of the United Nations, had nominated Kubis to succeed Ghassan Salameh, who resigned from the post last March due to stress.

Egypt's FM discusses with his German counterpart international and regional issues

Tue, 12 Jan 2021 - 10:31 GMT

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry held on Monday a session of bilateral talks with German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas at Tahrir Palace in Cairo.

UNSMIL: UN to deploy limited number of impartial, unarmed int'l monitors to Libya

Sun, 10 Jan 2021 - 12:43 GMT

The UNSMIL statement reported that the mission said that the monitors' deployment would be per the UN Secretary-General's report to the Security Council on December 30.

Libya: Advisory Committee meetings of Libyan Dialogue Forum to be held in Geneva next week

Sat, 09 Jan 2021 - 11:08 GMT

Libya has been in chaos ever since the 2011 overthrow and killing of dictator Moamer Kadhafi in a NATO-backed uprising, with warring rival administrations battling for power.

Libyan National Army dealt a heavy blow to mercenaries in Sabha

Tue, 05 Jan 2021 - 12:19 GMT

Al-Mahjoub stressed "securing all areas of southern Libya," noting that there are attempts by mercenaries to destabilize the southern Libyan region.

UN announces formation of advisory committee for Libyan Political Dialogue Forum

Sun, 03 Jan 2021 - 12:48 GMT

The UN mission indicated that the mandate of the advisory committee would be strictly time-bound, as its main task would be to discuss issues related to the selection of a unified executive authority.

Members of Libyan Dialogue Forum call on UN Security Council to prevent foreign armed presence in Libya

Sun, 03 Jan 2021 - 12:19 GMT

36 out of 74 members called on all Libyan political elites to work together to find consensual political solutions to preserve Libya's unity, sovereignty, and stability.

Guardian: UN's intention to send observers to Libya is tangible international step on ground

Sun, 03 Jan 2021 - 09:51 GMT

It will be the first time for the United Nations to take active steps on the ground to impose a ceasefire.

Turkey transports into Libya HAWK missile batteries, 3D-Radar

Tue, 29 Dec 2020 - 03:09 GMT

Local media reported Tuesday that Turkey had transported into Libya HAWK missile batteries and a 3D-Radar.

Egyptian Delegation visits Libya's Tripoli

Sun, 27 Dec 2020 - 03:29 GMT

The visit took place on December 27, 2020.

Egypt to establish consulate southern Libya, may operate flights to Sabha airport

Thu, 24 Dec 2020 - 10:45 GMT

The Libyan delegation – comprising 75 members – concluded its two-day visit to Cairo in the evening of December 23.

Turkish parliament approves extending military presence in Libya for 18 months

Wed, 23 Dec 2020 - 11:09 GMT

The flow of Turkish military personnel into Libya began this year.

Libyan delegation from South visits Egypt, demands cooperation

Wed, 23 Dec 2020 - 10:45 GMT

The Egyptian National Commission on Libya received on Tuesday a delegation of the representatives of south Libyan cities.

Greece intercepts 2 Turkish F-16 fighter jets foiling airspace infringement attempt

Tue, 22 Dec 2020 - 02:47 GMT

Greek Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikos Dendias called upon Turkey to stop its threats of war against his country.

Conflict among militias based in Western Libya persists

Sun, 20 Dec 2020 - 11:51 GMT

The conflict results in the sabotage of infrastructure and utilities.

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