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Libyan PM highlights cease-fire as precondition for negotiation

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UN-backed Libyan Prime Minister Fayez Serraj on Saturday highlighted the cease-fire as a precondition for any negotiation. "Agreement on lasting cease-fire means...
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14 refugees evacuated from Libya to Sweden

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The United Nations Higher Commission of Refugees (UNHCR) on Thursday said that 14 refugees have been evacuated from Libya to Sweden. "A total of 14...
FILE - Smoke rises during a fight between members of the Libyan internationally recognized government forces and Eastern forces in Ain Zara, Tripoli, Libya, May 5, 2019.

Japan supports UNICEF activities in W. Libya with US$500

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The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) on Wednesday said that Japan had supported UNICEF emergency activities for vulnerable children in western Libya with 500,000...
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IOM says over 650,000 illegal immigrants currently in Libya

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The International Organization for Migration (IOM) said Wednesday that there are over 650,000 illegal immigrants currently in Libya, many of whom lack medical care...
Some Libya Dawn fighters prepare to enter the combat zone in al-Azizia, Libya, on April 5, 2015. Clashes continued in al-Azizia on Sunday between pro-government forces and the Islamist armed coalition Libya Dawn. (Xinhua/Hamza Turkia)

Libya’s east-based army claims majority control, aims to eliminate terrorism

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Libya's east-based army Ahmad al-Mismari said Wednesday that it has controlled the majority of Libyan territories as the armed conflict with the rival United...
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Libya says refuses to settle illegal immigrants

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The interior minister of Libya's UN-backed government said on Wednesday that Libya refuses to settle illegal immigrants on its territories. The remarks...
FILE - Smoke rises during a fight between members of the Libyan internationally recognized government forces and Eastern forces in Ain Zara, Tripoli, Libya, May 5, 2019.

Indiscriminate shelling injures 5 in Libya’s Tripoli

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Indiscriminate shelling on Wednesday injured 5 civilians in Libya's capital Tripoli, the UN-backed government's forces said. The shelling hit Al-Firnaj, a...
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Libya’s UN-backed PM stresses need to stop “negative” international interference

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The UN-backed Libyan Prime Minister Fayez Serraj on Wednesday stressed need to stop "negative" international interference in Libya. Serraj made the...
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Libya’s eastern-based army denies UN planes to land in Libya

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The United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) Wednesday said that the eastern-based army had denied to grant permission for the mission's planes to...
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Libyan navy rescues 81 migrants

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The Libyan Coast Guard on Monday rescued 81 migrants off the country's western coast, the International Organization for Migration in Libya (IOM Libya) said...
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Libyan oil export hiatus costs US$1.3 billion losses

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Libya's National Oil Corporation (NOC) on Tuesday said suspension of oil exports due to closure of oilfields and ports caused losses worth more than...
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UNICEF “saddened” by injury of 3 children in Libya blast

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The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) on Tuesday deplored the injury of three children in a blast near a school in Abu Issa village,...
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Libya’s UN-backed government accuses east-based army of “intransigence”

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Libya's United Nations-backed government on Monday accused the rival east-based army of "intransigence" by refusing to agree to a ceasefire proposal during the Libyan...
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U.S. urges Libya to dismantle militias

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U.S. Ambassador to Libya Richard Norland on Monday urged Libyan authorities to dismantle militias and armed groups in the country. The ambassador...
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Libyan oil corporation closes refinery amid suspension of oil production in southern oil field

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The National Oil Corporation (NOC) of Libya's UN-backed government on Monday announced shutting down a local refinery in western Libya because of the closure...
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Germany provides €500k to UN humanitarian service in Libya

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Germany had supported the United Nations Humanitarian Air Service (UNHAS) in Libya with 500,000 euros (about 547,400 U.S. dollars), German Ambassador to Libya said...
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UNSMIL confirms Libya’s rival parties keen to maintain truce

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Libya's rival parties are keen to maintain the truce in and around the capital city and expressed this attitude during the first round talks...
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IOM calls for prosecuting migrant smugglers in Libya

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The International Organization for Migration (IOM) on Thursday called for prosecuting migrant smugglers and traffickers in Libya. The inter-governmental organization related to...
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5 migrants killed in accident as being smuggled in Libya’s Sabha

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The International Organization for Migration (IOM) on Thursday said that 5 migrants were killed and 12 others were injured in a traffic accident, as...
VIENNA, May 16, 2016 (Xinhua) -- Libyan Prime Minister Fayez Serraj, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Italian Foreign Minister Paolo Gentiloni (L to R) attend a news conference after a conference on the issue of the Islamic State (IS) in Libya, in Vienna, capital of Austria, on May 16, 2016. Leading foreign ministers from Europe and the Middle East met in the Austrian capital on Monday under the joint chairmanship of the United States and Italy to discuss how to bolster support for Libya's unity government in the face of deepening splits in the country over political legitimacy and growing threats by the Islamic State (IS). (Xinhua/Qian Yi)

Libya’s UN-backed PM confirms weapons still supplied to rival eastern-based army

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The UN-backed Libyan Prime Minister Fayez Serraj on Thursday said that weapons are still being supplied to the rival eastern-based army, despite international agreement...
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116 illegal immigrants deported from Libya to Niger

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The International Organization for Migration (IOM) said on Wednesday that 116 illegal immigrants were voluntarily deported from Libya to Niger. A total...
FILE - Smoke rises during a fight between members of the Libyan internationally recognized government forces and Eastern forces in Ain Zara, Tripoli, Libya, May 5, 2019.

UNICEF regrets killing of 3 children by indiscriminate shelling in Libya’s Tripoli

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The UNICEF on Tuesday regretted the killing of three children and injuring of another by indiscriminate shelling in Libya's capital Tripoli earlier in the...
FILE - Smoke rises during a fight between members of the Libyan internationally recognized government forces and Eastern forces in Ain Zara, Tripoli, Libya, May 5, 2019.

Shelling kills 2 children in Libya’s Tripoli

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Indiscriminate shelling on Tuesday hit a residential area in the Libyan capital of Tripoli, killing two children and injuring two others, a local official...
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UNSMIL condemns attacks on Libya’s Tripoli airport

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The United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) on Sunday condemned attacks on the capital Tripoli's Mitiga airport, as the armed conflict between the...
FILE - Smoke rises during a fight between members of the Libyan internationally recognized government forces and Eastern forces in Ain Zara, Tripoli, Libya, May 5, 2019.

24 killed in Libya clashes

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Clashes between Libya's UN-backed government forces and the east-based army in Abugrein town, some 140 km south of the city of Misrata, killed 24...
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78 illegal immigrants rescued off Libya’s western coast

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The International Organization for Migration (IOM) on Sunday said that a total of 78 illegal immigrants have been rescued by the Libyan navy off...
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Libyan oil production less than 300,000 barrels per day

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Libya's state-owned National Oil Corporation (NOC) on Sunday said the country's daily crude oil production has dropped from more than 1.2 million barrels to...
Two Libya Dawn fighters identify positions of their rivals near Bir al-Ghanam, Libya, on March 21, 2015. Clashes continued between Libya Dawn fighters and pro-government forces on Saturday near Bir al-Ghanam, some 90 kilometers southwest of the capital Tripoli. (Xinhua/Hamza Turkia)

UNSMIL regrets continued violations of arms embargo in Libya

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The United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) on Saturday expressed regret over continued violations of the arms embargo in Libya, as the armed...
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Libyan oil export suspension incurs loss of US$250 million

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Libya's state-owned National Oil Corporation (NOC) on Saturday said the suspension of oil exports due to a closure of oil ports and fields has...
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U.S. voices concern over suspension of oil exports in Libya

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The U.S. Embassy in Libya on Tuesday expressed concern over the suspension of oil exports due to the closure of oil ports and fields...