After meeting GNA head al-Sarraj, Turkish leader says history will judge those who caused ‘bloodshed’ by backing Haftar. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has pledged…View More Erdogan: Haftar, his backers biggest obstacle to peace in Libya
LNA’s goal of seizing the capital abruptly ended after Turkey’s intervention with its supply of armed Bayraktar drones. Air power has played an increasingly important…View More Libya's battle in the sky: How air superiority changed the war
ANKARA (REUTERS) – Turkey warned on Thursday (May 21) that attacks on its interests in Libya by military commander Khalifa Haftar’s forces will have “very…View More Turkey warns against attacks on its presence in Libya
At least 14 people injured in attacks which the UN-recognised government blamed on rival eastern forces. At least 14 people have been injured in attacks…View More Libya: Tripoli hospital attacked by 'Haftar's missiles'
DUBAI (Reuters) – The United Arab Emirates on Thursday called on all Libyan parties to commit to the U.N.-supervised political process to end the war,…View More UAE calls on all Libyan parties to commit to political process, renews support to Haftar
Ankara says Haftar’s withdrawal from landmark 2015 UN-brokered agreement shows his true intentions. Turkey has accused Libya’s eastern-based military commander Khalifa Haftar of seeking to…View More Turkey: Haftar 'aims to create military dictatorship' in Libya
Questions raised over EU’s new anti-arms mission since it deals primarily with naval violations, not land transfers. When Joseph Borrell, the European Union’s diplomat-in-chief, announced…View More Libya's war: Will new EU mission stop arms shipments?
General Haftar, who controls Libya’s east, says his Libyan National Army ‘accepted the will of the people’. Libya’s UN-recognised government accused rival military commander Khalifa…View More Libya's government accuses rival Khalifa Haftar of a coup d'etat
TRIPOLI (Reuters) – Libyans rushed on Thursday to stock up on food for the holy Muslim month of Ramadan before a curfew starts in the…View More Libyans rush to stock up for Ramadan before coronavirus curfew kicks in
Head of Libya’s UN-recognised government accuses renegade commander of exploiting pandemic to launch new offensive. The head of Libya’s UN-recognised government Fayez al-Sarraj has said he…View More Libya's al-Sarraj rules out future negotiations with Haftar
TRIPOLI (AFP) – While the world is gripped by the coronavirus pandemic, war-shattered Libya marks one year Saturday (April 4) of its latest bloody conflict…View More Libya marks year of fighting, fears worse to come amid virus pandemic, global slump
TUNIS (Reuters) – An intense bombardment shook Tripoli on Wednesday as new battles erupted around the capital hours after Libya reported its first case of…View More Libya battles escalate as coronavirus arrives in country
Maltese authorities file ‘terror’ charges against teens accused of seizing control of merchant ship that rescued them. Authorities in Malta have charged three teenagers with…View More Three teens charged in Malta over refugee ship hijacking
MILAN (Reuters) – Italian authorities have arrested the captain of a Lebanese-flagged cargo ship which was seized in the port of Genoa on suspicion of…View More Italy arrests ship's captain over alleged Libya arms trafficking