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Derna residents look to a better future

With artillery fire rumbling in the distance, Derna residents gathered at a street-side caf to discuss the future of their city, long a jihadist...

Haftar’s forces say they have captured Libyan city of Derna

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Libyan commander Khalifa Haftar declared victory on Thursday against rivals including local fighters and Islamists in the city of Derna, the last...

Four soldiers killed in Derna suicide bombing

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Four members of east Libyan security forces were killed in Derna by a suicide bomber bearing a white flag as he drove...

LNA “close” to taking final eastern holdout

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On the front lines of their campaign to take the coastal city Derna, forces under Libyan commander Khalifa Haftar say they face...

Libyan forces’ battle for eastern city Derna in final stages

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Forces loyal to Libyan commander Khalifa Haftar said their campaign against an armed coalition of local fighters and Islamists in the eastern...

Libyan forces advance on Derna

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Libyan forces advanced into several Derna neighbourhoods after stepping up a military campaign to oust rivals from the eastern city, a spokesman...

Neighbourhoods hit and supplies cut in Derna

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Fighting in the Libyan city Derna has escalated to unprecedented levels, with air raids and shelling of residential areas as well as...

Fighting escalates in Derna

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Fighting escalated in the Libyan city Derna, with air raids, shelling of residential areas and heavy ground clashes, the United Nations humanitarian...

Fighting in Derna has devastating impact on civilians – UN

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Escalating conflict in Derna is having a devastating impact on civilians, with humanitarian workers denied access to deliver lifesaving assistance, the United...

Clashes in eastern Libya intensify

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Forces loyal to Libyan commander Khalifa Haftar engaged in fierce clashes around Derna, as two soldiers were killed in a car bomb...

Haftar forces push on Derna

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Forces of Libyan commander Khalifa Haftar attacked opposition targets in Derna using aircraft and artillery, taking a wheat silo and villages on...

Haftar declares zero hour for Derna campaign

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Libyan army commander Khalifa Haftar announced the start of military operations to "liberate" the city of Derna after his forces clashed with...

UN concern over bodies dumped in east Libyan cities

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The United Nations is "appalled" by apparent retaliatory killings in Libya following reports of eight bodies found in the cities of Benghazi...

Derna air strikes kill 15

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At least 15 people including women and children were killed in air strikes on the eastern Libyan city of Derna, a medical...

Eastern Libyan city under siege

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Residents of Derna in east Libya face critical shortages after Khalifa Haftar's Libyan National Army (LNA) tightened its longstanding siege around the...

Warplanes carry out three strikes on Libya’s Derna

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Warplanes launched three air strikes on the Libyan city Derna on Monday, a witness said, days after Egypt attacked camps there, saying...

Two car bombs explode in eastern Libyan city of Derna

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Two car bombs exploded on Wednesday in Libya's eastern city of Derna, an Islamist hotspot, residents and a military source said. There...

Two Italian workers kidnapped in eastern Libya

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Two Italian construction workers have been abducted in an Islamist stronghold in eastern Libya, a security source said on Saturday. The men were...

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