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Turkey has asked Egyptian media based in its country to 'tone down' criticism of Sisi as Ankara tries to mend ties with Egypt.

Libya's Fayez al-Sarraj has formally handed over power Tuesday to a new interim executive

Libya lawmakers approve interim government towards elections

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Libya lawmakers approve interim government towards elections

Libya's parliament voted Wednesday to approve a unity government ahead of the December elections.

Who are Libya's new leaders?

Jalel Harchaoui

Who are Libya's new leaders?

The long read: Jalel Harchaoui dissects the fluid alliances and histories behind the new characters on Libya's political scene, as the country ...

Libyan leaders approve interim executive mechanism: UN

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Libyan leaders approve interim executive mechanism: UN

Interim UN envoy Stephanie Williams said 'Libyans have now a genuine opportunity to move past their differences and divisions' with this step

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Turkey and Russia to hold talks on Libya, Syria

Russian officials will visit Turkey to discuss Syria and Libya.

The New Arab & agencies

Libyan strongman Haftar delays signing ceasefire at Moscow talks

Libya's eastern strongman General Khalifa Haftar delayed signing a ceasefire agreement on Monday at talks in Moscow.

The New Arab & agencies

Four killed in Libya's Tripoli by projectile blast

Four civilians were killed after an attack on a vegetable market in Libya's Tripoli.

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Extradited brother of Manchester bomber arrested in Britain

Libya on Wednesday extradited the brother of suicide bomber Salman Abedi, who detonated explosives at a concert in Manchester in May 2017 ...

UAE-backed Haftar injures Libya doctors, horses with multiple air-strikes

The New Arab

UAE-backed Haftar injures Libya doctors, horses with multiple air-strikes

Haftar's air forces injured a number of medics and animals when carrying out airstrikes in Tripoli and Zawiya city.

The New Arab & agencies

Violent clashes rage south of Libya's Tripoli

Clashes in southern Tripoli are raging on six weeks after warlord Khalifa Haftar launched a brutal offensive on the capital.

Libya shelling kills at least six civilians in Tripoli

The New Arab & agencies

Libya shelling kills at least six civilians in Tripoli

Six civilians were killed in heavy shelling in Libya's capital, as fighting between rival militias continues to displace thousands of people.

Egypt 'supplying night-vision equipment' to Libyan rogue general Haftar

The New Arab

Egypt 'supplying night-vision equipment' to Libyan rogue general Haftar

Egypt is supplying military equipment to Libyan rogue general Khalifa Haftar as his forces pursue a bloody operation to seize the Libyan ...

Egypt's Sisi meets Libyan renegade general, Haftar, in Cairo

The New Arab & agencies

Egypt's Sisi meets Libyan renegade general, Haftar, in Cairo

Egyptian President al-Sisi has long backed Khalifa Haftar, a former general of Muammar Gaddafi, who launched an offensive on Tripoli on April 4.

Merkel calls for end to Haftar's push on Tripoli

The New Arab & agencies

Merkel calls for end to Haftar's push on Tripoli

German Chancellor Merkel is urging Field Marshal Khalifa Hifter to end his self-styled Libyan National Army’s push on Tripoli, saying there can ...

The New Arab & agencies

Tripoli battle escalates as UN meets over Libya crisis

The UN Security Council met on Wednesday to discuss Libya's unfolding crisis, as fighting intensified in and around the country's capital.

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UN appeals for 'urgent' Libya truce amid Tripoli battle

The UN has called for a two-hour truce to evacuate the wounded and civilians from Tripoli's southern suburbs as government forces and Haftar's ...

Giorgio Cafiero

Resolving Libya's civil war

Comment: A resolution to Libya's complex civil war rides largely on the actions of its foreign players, writes Giorgio Cafiero.

The New Arab & agencies

After 11 days at sea, migrants 'detained' in Libya

Fifteen out of 25 migrants crossing the coast of Libya died after their boat capsized, according to the Libyan Red Crescent.

Libya urges 'effective' UN action to end Tripoli violence

The New Arab & agencies

Libya urges 'effective' UN action to end Tripoli violence

Libya's internationally recognised government called on the UN to take "concrete and effective" action to protect civilians and halt fighting ...

The New Arab

Nine dead as fresh clashes erupt near Libya capital

Nine people including two civilians were killed near the Libyan capital on Thursday in fresh fighting between rival armed groups, an official ...

Mass power outages as Libya rivals clash near capital

The New Arab & agencies

Mass power outages as Libya rivals clash near capital

Fighting between rival militias in the capital of Tripoli flared up again on Tuesday, causing mass power outages across the country.

UN urges calm ahead of Libya elections

The New Arab & agencies

UN urges calm ahead of Libya elections

The UN has urged all Libyans to maintain calm to provide a more suitable atmosphere for the nearing elections.

Libya's Haftar seeks to reassert authority following hospitalisation

The New Arab & agencies

Libya's Haftar seeks to reassert authority following hospitalisation

General Khalifa Haftar has begun reasserting his strongman status in Libya following a two-week stint in a Paris hospital.

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