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Nov 05, 2017
UK mosques refuse to bury Manchester bomber Salman Abedi; body flown to Libya for burial, say media reportsMosques in Britain refused to perform the last rites of Salman Abedi, the suicide bomber who blew himself up at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester earlier this year
Oct 23, 2017
Watch: Art brings 'peace' to battle-scarred Lebanon districtsThe Ashekman street art duo behind the project say that once they're done, the pistachio-green rooftops they are painting will spell out the word "salam" -- Arabic for "peace" -- on a scale visible from space.
Oct 04, 2017
British foreign minister Boris Johnson under fire for 'dead bodies' Libya gaffeBritish foreign minister Boris Johnson came under fire for saying Libya could become a magnet for tourists and investors: If it can "clear the dead bodies away" first.
Aug 06, 2017
Libya's coastguard intercepts 137 migrants off Tripoli coast, hands them over to anti-migration agencyLibya's coastguard intercepted 137 migrants including five women and three children on Sunday as they attempted to reach Europe, a migration official said.
Aug 02, 2017
Italy parliament approves Libya naval mission in bid to reduce migrant arrivalsThe Italian parliament gave the go-ahead on Wednesday to a naval mission aimed at boosting the Libyan coastguard in its fight against human traffickers and further reducing the number of migrant arrivals on Italy's coasts.
Jul 24, 2017
Libya coastguard rescues 150 Europe-bound migrants off TripoliLibya's coastguard rescued at least 150 migrants who were trying to reach Europe on Monday after their inflatable boat had engine problems and began to sink, a navy spokesman said.
Jul 07, 2017
Manchester Arena attack: UK police says more arrests likely as suicide bomber didn't act aloneThe Libyan-origin suicide bomber, who carried out the terror attack in Manchester city killing 22 people, did not act alone, police said, indicating that more arrests are likely
Jul 05, 2017
Libya: Rocket attack kills five, injures 25 on Tripoli beach; security forces and 'outlaw group' fight it outTripoli: A rocket hit a beach in Tripoli killing five people, including at least one child, and wounding 25 others, the Libyan health ministry said. The blast on Tuesday hit the beach in front of Mitiga airport in the east of the Libyan capital, the ministry statement said.
Jun 26, 2017
Migrant crisis: Irish naval ship saves 712 people off Tripoli coast in eight-hour rescue operationAn Irish naval ship rescued 712 people including pregnant women and infants near Tripoli as part of an international migrant rescue effort
Jun 17, 2017
900 migrants, including 25 children, rescued off Libyan coastLibyan coast guard rescued 900 migrants on five boats, including 98 women and 25 children, off the coast of Sabratha in western Libya