Libya

Libya News Headlines

Libya covers almost 1.8 million sq km. Currently the nation is affected by civil war. Libya’s economy depends up on revenue from the oil sector, which accounts for 80 percent of GDP and 97 percent of exports. The nation holds the largest proven oil reserves in Africa.

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Libya loses second match to Nigeria at AFCON qualifiers 2-3

Odion Ighalo scored twice – including an 81st-minute winner – as Nigeria overcame Libya’s comeback to win 3-2...

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Libya’s Haftar orders investigation into killing of Abdulfattah Yones

Abdulfattah Yones (Photo: Internet) Eastern Libyan authorities have resumed an investigation into the unexplained killing of a rebel...

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South Korea denies 26 nationals travel to Libya over security concerns

South Korean ambassador to Libya in a presser with the deputy head of the Presidential Council Ahmed Mitig...

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CNN: Saudi Arabia preparing to admit Khashoggi was killed in Istanbul consulate by mistake

The Washington Post columnist was last seen in public when he entered the Saudi consulate in Istanbul in...

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Libya’s eastern strongman insists he wants to secure elections and liberate Tripoli

Haftar aims to take control of the country by force (Photo: Libyan Express_) Sources close to the commander...

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BP, Eni to start exploratory drilling in Libya in first quarter of 2019

BP (Photograph: Luke Macgregor/Reuters) British Petroleum and its Italian partner Eni are expected to start exploratory drilling in Libya...

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High Council of State approves reshuffling of Libya’s Presidential Council

Logo of the High Council of State The High Council of State (HCS) has agreed to reshuffle the...

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Libya’s state oil firm to close Al-Zawiya refinery if security violations continue

Libya’s Al-Zawiya oil refinery operating in half capacity. (Photo: Internet) Libya’s National Oil Corporation (NOC) warned on Sunday...

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More bodies found in mass grave in Libya’s Sirte, former ISIS stronghold

Red Crescent in Libya Emergency workers on Sunday uncovered another 35 bodies at a mass grave near Libya’s...

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UN delegate to Libya says only elections can end legitimacy issues

The UN  delegate to Libya Ghassan Salame has confirmed to Asharq Al-Awsat newspaper in Cairo that the institutions’...