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At least 20 dead as clashes shut airport...

At least 20 dead as clashes shut airport...

Africa

Tue, Jan 16 2018

The attack triggered the heaviest fighting in Tripoli for months, undercutting claims by the internationally...

Greece seizes Libya-bound ship carrying...

Greece seizes Libya-bound ship carrying...

Europe

Thu, Jan 11 2018

The eight-member crew has been arrested and will appear before a prosecutor on Thursday

Libyan Embassy: Media coverage on slave...

Libyan Embassy: Media coverage on slave...

Africa

Mon, Dec 4 2017

Libya is a major crossing point for migration across the Mediterranean Sea

Libya navy says over 30 migrants dead,...

Libya navy says over 30 migrants dead,...

World

Sun, Nov 26 2017

The coastguard conducted two rescue operations off the city of Garabulli, 60 kilometres east of Tripoli,...

Libya says to probe slave auction...

Libya says to probe slave auction...

Africa

Sun, Nov 19 2017

African migrants from nations including Guinea and Senegal but also Mali, Niger, Nigeria and Gambia make...

Libya coastguard rescues nearly 300...

Libya coastguard rescues nearly 300...

World

Thu, Nov 2 2017

The 299 migrants, who included 40 women and 19 children, were picked up early Tuesday in Mediterranean...

UN fails to bridge differences in month-long...

UN fails to bridge differences in month-long...

Middle East

Sun, Oct 22 2017

The UN tried a similar approach in 2015 of hosting Libyans in luxury hotels abroad but the deal never...

UN assisting thousands of migrants in...

UN assisting thousands of migrants in...

World

Tue, Oct 10 2017

At least 4,000 migrants have been transferred from informal camps and housing to a hangar in the...

US visas to six Muslim nations drop...

US visas to six Muslim nations drop...

North America

Fri, Sep 29 2017

On Sunday, Trump issued a third version of the ban, which indefinitely restricts travellers from Iran,...

Trump slaps travel restrictions on North...

Trump slaps travel restrictions on North...

World

Mon, Sep 25 2017

Iran, Libya, Syria, Yemen and Somalia were left on the list of affected countries in a new proclamation...

US Supreme Court keeps tight refugee...

US Supreme Court keeps tight refugee...

North America

Tue, Sep 12 2017

The Justice Department asked the Supreme Court to place that decision on hold until the high court can...

More than 100 Bangladeshis held by kidnappers...

More than 100 Bangladeshis held by kidnappers...

Crime

Tue, Sep 12 2017

A group of Bangladeshis are involved in kidnapping their fellow Bangladeshis from Libya and refuse to...

France holds migration summit seeking...

France holds migration summit seeking...

Europe

Mon, Aug 28 2017

Some 125,000 migrants have crossed the Mediterranean by boat this year, according to UN figures, with...

Hundreds of IS corpses await repatriation...

Hundreds of IS corpses await repatriation...

Africa

Mon, Jul 24 2017

'This is the main operation which allows us to preserve the bodies, document and photograph them and...

Libya rocket attack kills 5 on Tripoli...

Libya rocket attack kills 5 on Tripoli...

World

Wed, Jul 5 2017

There were clashes on Tuesday inside the airport perimeter between Libyan security forces and an outlawed...

EU leaders boost support for Libya to...

EU leaders boost support for Libya to...

Europe

Fri, Jun 23 2017

EU leaders also want to replicate their migrant deal with Turkey which, despite rights and legal concerns,...

A passage to Italy: No other...

A passage to Italy: No other...

Crime

Wed, Jun 21 2017

This is the last instalment of the four-part series

A passage to Italy: Life in refugee...

A passage to Italy: Life in refugee...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jun 19 2017

The life at the refugee camps in Italy appeal the Bangladeshi migrants to brave the risks that await...

No way to live, no way to die

No way to live, no way to die

Editorial

Mon, Jun 19 2017

This unnecessary cycle of death must stop, and it must stop now

A passage to Italy: Death and...

A passage to Italy: Death and...

Crime

Sun, Jun 18 2017

Neither warnings nor reports of death ever dissuade a Bangladeshi who aspires of a life in Europe.

A passage to Italy: The Libyan...

A passage to Italy: The Libyan...

Crime

Sun, Jun 18 2017

An average of 30-40 Bangladeshis illegally enter Libya on a daily basis to cross the Mediterranean to...