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Six countries want fighting in Libya to end

France, Britain, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates, United States and Italy called for an immediate end of hostilities around Tripoli and warned of attempts...

New migrants at detention centre hit in air strike

More migrants were moved to a detention centre in Libya’s capital where an air strike killed more than 50 people despite a risk it...

Car bombers target Benghazi funeral

At least three people were killed and 15 wounded when a car bomb hit the funeral of former senior military commander in Benghazi, medical...

ISS: Reform of Libya’s security sector must not fail again

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Successive Libyan governments and the international community have worked for eight years to stabilise and reform the country’s security sector. But all this has...

Bombed Tajoura migrant centre being emptied

A migrant detention centre in Tripoli, hit by an air strike, is being gradually emptied following a decision by Libyan authorities to release inmates,...

Javelin missiles found in Libya from France

The French military said Javelin missiles found in a rebel base in Libya were purchased by the French government from the United States but...

Migrants released at attacked detention centre

Libyan officials allowed at least 100 migrants to walk from a detention centre in Tripoli hit in an attack last week. The air strike killed...

Mitiga airport re-opens

Airspace re-opened at the Libyan capital’s only functioning airport, Mitiga, on Sunday after it was halted following a missile attack, according to a post...

UN tells other countries to stay out of Libya

The United Nations Security Council condemned a deadly air strike on a migrant detention centre in Libya, called for warring parties to commit to...

Libyan guards reportedly shoot at fleeing migrants

The United Nations said it had information Libyan guards shot at refugees and migrants fleeing air strikes that killed at least 53 people, including...

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Raw deal for defence in SONA

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Last week’s State of the Nation Address (SONA) by President Cyril Ramaphosa, also Commander-in-Chief of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF), sadly did...