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Tobruk urges Egypt to send troops if Sirte attacked

24 June, 2020

The Tobruk-based parliament linked to rogue general Khalifa Haftar has called for Egyptian support against the forces of the UN-backed government.

Russia, China seek foothold in Middle East arms market

24 June, 2020

The US dominates arms exports to the Middle East, but Russia and China are vying for influence in the lucrative market.

Israel's Netanyahu struggles to sell West Bank annexation plans

24 June, 2020

Israel's plans to annex large parts of the occupied West Bank face opposition from the international community but it is unclear how Western and Arab states would react.

UN chief urges pressure for Yemen’s parties to talk

24 June, 2020

Guterres said the United Nations has been working to bring the parties together and has been promoting “confidence-building measures".

France of playing 'dangerous game' in Libya, says Turkey

23 June, 2020

'France has a major responsibility for Libya being dragged into chaos by supporting illegal structures there for years', Turkey's foreign ministry said in response to criticism from Macron.

UN warns against Libya escalation after Egypt intervention threat

23 June, 2020

The UN said Monday the "last thing" Libya needs is more conflict on its territory, after Egypt warned of military intervention in the neighbouring country.

Macron: Turkey playing 'dangerous game' in Libya

23 June, 2020

French President Emmanuel Macron launched a furious attack on Turkey's conduct in Libya, accusing the key NATO member of playing a "dangerous game" that can no longer be tolerated.

UN orders war crime probe in Libya

22 June, 2020

The UN's top rights body ordered a fact-finding mission to Libya to document violations committed since 2016 as ICC prosecutors said mass graves discovered there may constitute war crimes.

US military command meets Libyan government amid Egypt threats

22 June, 2020

The US Africa Command is meeting with Libya's Government of National Accord, following what it perceived was a declaration of war made by Egypt, which supports rival forces in Libya.

Spyware by Israel's NSO used against journalist: Amnesty

22 June, 2020

Amnesty has petitioned an Israeli court to revoke NSO's defence ministry export licence due to multiple hacking allegations.

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