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More than 100 bodies have been exhumed from mass graves in Tarhuna, with dozens more missing and presumed dead.

The European Union is sanctioning four Chinese officials accused of responsibility for abuses against Uighurs, as part of a raft of measures targeting alleged human rights offenders around the world.

How Russia is swelling the global market for mercenaries

Ruslan Trad

How Russia is swelling the global market for mercenaries

Analysis: In an era of increasingly privatised warfare, Russia is spearheading the use of mercenaries to expand its influence.

10 more bodies found in Libya mass grave

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

10 more bodies found in Libya mass grave

Ten more bodies were found in mass graves in war-torn Libya, the country's UN-recognised government said.

Rights group: Tripoli should probe town's 338 missing people

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Rights group: Tripoli should probe town's 338 missing people

Human Rights Watch has called on the UN-backed Libyan government to investigate the disappearance of hundreds of residents of the town of ...

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US blacklists Libya militia tied to murders, torture

The US has imposed sanctions on Libya's Kaniyat militia, which is allegedly behind multiple murders, kidnapping and torture.

The New Arab Staff

Russia stops UN blacklisting of notorious Libya militia

Moscow reportedly said it wants more evidence of civilian killings before it agrees to the sanctions.

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Libyan father seeks closure after son's forced disappearance

When armed men picked up the 20-year-old Haitham al-Magri for interrogation from his home, his father Mohamed never expected it would be the ...

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Seventeen bodies unearthed in Libyan mass graves

Five new mass graves were discovered this week in territory retaken from Khalifa Haftar's forces.

Egypt woos Libya tribes amid threat of intervention

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Egypt woos Libya tribes amid threat of intervention

If it were to wade into the battlefield, Cairo hopes the alliances would allow it to counter Turkey's presence in Libya, while reducing ...

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WSJ denies sending Bernard-Henri Levy to Libya

French philosopher Bernard-Henri Levy claimed his controversial trip to Libya was for a The Wall Street Journal report.

Libya govt disavows visit by France's Bernard-Henri Levy

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Libya govt disavows visit by France's Bernard-Henri Levy

Bernard-Henri Levy said he planned to visit the town of Tarhuna, where government forces uncovered a mass grave.

New Libya mass grave found, pro-government forces say

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

New Libya mass grave found, pro-government forces say

Nine bodies were found in a mass grave pro-government forces linked to rogue general Khalifa Haftar.

Sisi has no business drawing 'red lines' in Libya

Ahmed Sewehli

Sisi has no business drawing 'red lines' in Libya

Comment: Egypt's undemocratic aims and interference in Libya are unwelcome, writes Ahmed Sewehli.

After Haftar: What's next in Libya's conflict?

Jonathan Fenton-Harvey

After Haftar: What's next in Libya's conflict?

Khalifa Haftar's campaign to seize Tripoli has failed. The response of international actors is now key to reaching a viable political solution.

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Libya govt arrests alleged abusers of Egyptian labourers

The UN mission to Libya on Tuesday urged the GNA to probe allegations that allied forces had detained and abused a group of Egyptian labourers in the city of Tarhuna.

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Probe abuse of Egyptian labourers in Libya, UN urges

A video widely circulated on social media apparently showed Egyptian workers being abused in Libya, prompting the United Nations to call for an ...

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Rights group presses Haftar to investigate 'war crimes'

Last month, footage posted to social media appeared to show Haftar loyalists carrying out summary executions and desecrating corpses.

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Libya FM urges international UN probe into Tarhuna graves

Eleven mass graves have been discovered near Tarhuna, where some women and children were buried alive, Libya's foreign minister said, ...

French magazine awards Libya warlord Haftar 'political courage' prize

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French magazine awards Libya warlord Haftar 'political courage' prize

A quarterly French magazine has awarded Libya's Khalifa Haftar its "Political Courage Prize", a decision the director attributed to the ...

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UN chief shocked at Libya mass graves

UN's Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is 'shocked' at the recent discovery of mass graves in Haftar-controlled territory.

Tunisia denies establishing any foreign bases

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Tunisia denies establishing any foreign bases

Tunisia has had to deny claims that foreign bases were established in the country.

UN voices 'horror' over Libya mass graves

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

UN voices 'horror' over Libya mass graves

Mass graves have been discovered near Tarhuna, since it was seized back by forces loyal to the UN-recognised Government of National ...

Libyan government forces find mass graves in Tarhouna

The New Arab Staff

Libyan government forces find mass graves in Tarhouna

Libyan government forces have found mass graves in the recently captured city of Tarhouna, containing bodies of executed detainees and children.

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