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Fighting in Libya: Condition of thousands...

Fighting in Libya: Condition of thousands...

Foreign Affairs

Tue, Nov 19 2019

Bangladeshi migrants have remained in a vulnerable situation - caught in an increasingly unstable North...

Bangladeshi national shot dead in...

Bangladeshi national shot dead in...

Bangladesh

Wed, Sep 25 2019

Family communicating with Bangladesh Embassy in Libya to bring body home

Another 81 migrants rescued by charity...

Another 81 migrants rescued by charity...

Africa

Sun, Aug 11 2019

The young men, mostly Sudanese, who had left Libya late Saturday in a blue rubber dinghy, clapped and...

Air strike on south Libyan town kills...

Air strike on south Libyan town kills...

Middle East

Mon, Aug 5 2019

'The air strike resulted in 43 killed and 51 wounded'

Chaos in Libya's Mitiga airport after...

Chaos in Libya's Mitiga airport after...

Africa

Tue, Jul 30 2019

The airport has been targeted with missiles on different occasions in recent years as Opec member Libya...

115 feared dead after worst Mediterranean...

115 feared dead after worst Mediterranean...

Africa

Thu, Jul 25 2019

Citing initial findings, a Libyan navy spokesperson said there had been more than 200 migrants on board...

UN calls for Libya ceasefire as death...

UN calls for Libya ceasefire as death...

Africa

Sat, Jul 6 2019

The council condemned the late Tuesday attack on the Tajoura detention camp east of Tripoli and "stressed...

UN calls for Libya ceasefire as death...

UN calls for Libya ceasefire as death...

Africa

Sat, Jul 6 2019

The council condemned the late Tuesday attack on the Tajoura detention camp east of Tripoli

Sailboat rescues 54 migrants off...

Sailboat rescues 54 migrants off...

Middle East

Fri, Jul 5 2019

Italy's far-right Interior Minister Matteo Salvini who has tried to close Italian ports to migrant...

14 Bangladeshis among 290 migrants rescued...

14 Bangladeshis among 290 migrants rescued...

World

Fri, May 24 2019

Another group of 203 migrants were rescued from two inflatable boats off Zlitin, a town 160km east of...

Libya govt boasts of new weapons despite...

Libya govt boasts of new weapons despite...

Africa

Sun, May 19 2019

Pro-government forces are currently battling fighters from commander Khalifa Haftar's self-styled...

A death-defying migration

A death-defying migration

Ziauddin Choudhury

Thu, May 16 2019

What causes people to take such a desperate decision?

Air raids on Libyan capital

Air raids on Libyan capital

Africa

Sun, Apr 28 2019

The exact locations of the strikes were not known

325 detained migrants evacuated as war...

325 detained migrants evacuated as war...

Africa

Thu, Apr 25 2019

The refugees - mainly Eritrean, Sudanese and Nigerian - were taken to a detention centre in Zawiya

Air strikes and explosions hit Libyan...

Air strikes and explosions hit Libyan...

Africa

Sun, Apr 21 2019

Residents counted several missile strikes, one of which apparently hit a military camp of forces loyal...

Libyans accuse France of backing Tripoli...

Libyans accuse France of backing Tripoli...

Middle East

Sat, Apr 20 2019

Portraits of French President Emmanuel Macron and the leaders of Egypt and Saudi Arabia were also carried...

Trump speaks with Libya warlord Haftar,...

Trump speaks with Libya warlord Haftar,...

North America

Sat, Apr 20 2019

Observers see Trump's words of praise for the strongman, at the expense of internationally-recognized...

Armed group attacks air base in southern...

Armed group attacks air base in southern...

Middle East

Thu, Apr 18 2019

Haftar's LNA began its thrust on Tripoli two weeks ago

UN in negotiations on Libya...

UN in negotiations on Libya...

Middle East

Wed, Apr 17 2019

At least 174 people have been killed and more than 18,000 displaced since Haftar ordered his forces to...

Shelling kills four in Tripoli as powers...

Shelling kills four in Tripoli as powers...

Africa

Wed, Apr 17 2019

Nearly two weeks into its assault,  Khalifa Haftar's eastern-based Libyan National Army (LNA)...

WHO: Over 120 killed, nearly 600 wounded...

WHO: Over 120 killed, nearly 600 wounded...

Africa

Sun, Apr 14 2019

The north African country has been in turmoil since the NATO-backed overthrow of dictator Moamer Kadhafi...