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Jan 05, 2020
30 killed, 33 wounded in airstrike on Tripoli military academy; attack in Libyan capital comes amid fears of escalation of violenceTripoli, controlled by internationally recognised Government of National Accord, is facing an offensive by military commander Khalifa Haftar's Libyan National Army
Jul 03, 2019
UN Security Council to hold urgent Libya talks after air strike at migrant detention centre near Tripoli kills 44, injures 130The UN Security Council has called an urgent meeting on Libya to discuss an air strike at a detention centre in Tajoura near Tripoli that killed at least 44 people and severely injured more than 130
May 09, 2019
Violence in Tripoli: Cholera outbreak imminent with 60,000 living in makeshift refugee camps, says WHOA month-old battle for Libya’s capital Tripoli risks causing an “exponential” rise in civilian casualties as well as outbreaks of deadly diseases including cholera, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Wednesday.
Apr 24, 2019
Sushma Swaraj says 17 coordinators appointed in Tripoli to help Indians leave Libya; Indian embassy helping people with exit visasEfforts to evacuate all Indians have been underway ever since tensions rose in Tripoli on 4 April, when Khalifa Haftar announced an attack on the Libyan capital to capture the region from the UN-backed Government of National Accord
Apr 20, 2019
Sushma Swaraj appeals to 500 Indians to leave Tripoli immediately as situation in Libya deterioratesEfforts to evacuate all Indians have been underway ever since tensions rose in Tripoli on 4 April, when Khalifa Haftar announced an attack on the Libyan capital to capture the region from the UN-backed Government of National Accord (GNA).
Apr 14, 2019
Over 120 people killed, nearly 600 wounded in Libya since violence escalated in Tripoli, says WHOLibya has been in turmoil since the NATO-backed overthrow of dictator Moamer Kadhafi in 2011, which has led to the creation of a bewildering array of militias all seeking to take control.
Feb 22, 2019
Libyan strongman Khalifa Haftar's forces take over key oil field in southern region; Libyan National Army confirms capture of Al-FilThe Al-Fil field currently produces about 73,000 barrels a day and is managed by Mellitah Oil and Gas, a joint venture between Italy's Eni and Libya's National Oil Corporation (NOC)
Jun 16, 2018
Libyan National Army launches air strikes against rival militia that targeted oil facilities in eastern part of countryLibyan strongman Khalifa Haftar's forces launched air strikes against a rival militia targeting key oil facilities in the east of the country
Jul 09, 2017
Libya strongman Khalifa Haftar meets UAE leaders for talks on military cooperationLibyan strongman Khalifa Haftar has met with UAE leaders for talks on military cooperation, state media said on Sunday, days after announcing the retaking of second city Benghazi from jihadists.
May 20, 2017
South Libyan airbase attacked: At least 141 dead, as UN-backed faction hits rival groupAn attack on an airbase in South Libya has killed 141 people, mostly soldiers loyal to military strongman Khalifa Haftar,