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Aug 28, 2019
Europe-bound boat carrying migrants capsizes off Libya coast, 65 rescued; UN says 40 migrants presumed drownedA boat carrying dozens of migrants bound for Europe capsized on Tuesday in the Mediterranean Sea off Libya, with at least 40 people missing and presumed drowned, UN officials said.
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 09, 2019
Oil slips from five-month high as sluggish economic outlook counters tight market, Brent futures at strongest levelDespite the economic concerns, global oil markets are tight, and Brent and WTI crude oil futures have risen by 40% and 30% respectively since the start of the year.
Sep 03, 2018
Libyan Police says 400 prisoners escaped Ain Zara prison amid Tripoli clashes, many of them supporters of Muammar GaddafiThe Libya government has declared a state of emergency in and around Tripoli, saying the fighting is "an attempt to derail peaceful political transition".
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
May 18, 2018
Donald Trump threatens Kim Jong-un, says denuclearise or suffer same fate as Libyan leader Muammar GaddafiUS president Donald Trump has threatened North Korean leader Kim Jong-un with "decimation," unless he agrees to denuclearise the Korean peninsula.
May 17, 2018
North Korea is dismantling nuclear site, but is this first step towards denuclearisation or Pyongyang's bid to hide evidence?Satellite imagery shows North Korea dismantling facilities at its nuclear test site, but experts say the images can’t reveal whether it is the first step toward full denuclearisation, or an attempt to cloak nuclear capabilities from outside observers.
Mar 22, 2018
Nicolas Sarkozy denounces Gaddafi funding his election campaign, blasts 'lack of evidence' to prove allegationsFormer French president Nicolas Sarkozy blasted what he said was a lack of evidence for the corruption charges against him over allegations that late Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi funded his 2007 election campaign, in his court statement published on Thursday