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Tripoli’s children struggle to study as war reaches the capital

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For 13-year-old Taha Aboud, who dreams of becoming an engineer, war in Libya’s capital Tripoli has meant his family fleeing their home and him...

East Libya parliament rules out talks until Tripoli is captured

The head of a parliament aligned with forces trying to seize Libyan capital Tripoli from the internationally backed government said there could be no...

Tripoli airport attacked

Eastern Libyan forces conducted an air strike for a second night on the military section of the only functioning airport in the Libyan capital,...

Eighteen wounded in Libya military unit explosion

At least 18 people were wounded in two car bomb explosions at a military unit in Libya’s eastern coastal city Derna, sending black smoke...

Migrants die in boat accident

At least two migrants died and around 25 others were missing after an inflatable boat capsized off western Libya, a spokesman for the coastguard...

Jordanian armoured vehicles spotted in Libya

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It appears that Jordan has delivered an unknown number of Mbombe 6x6 armoured vehicles to forces in Libya allied to Khalifa Haftar’s Libyan National...

No Libya ceasefire – newspaper

Libyan eastern commander Khalifa Haftar ruled out a ceasefire in the battle for Tripoli and accused the United Nations of seeking to partition Libya,...

Heavy fighting in Tripoli

Heavy fighting raged in the Libyan capital on Saturday as eastern forces pushed to advance inside the city controlled by the internationally recognised government. The...

Migrants rescued from inflatable rafts off Libya

Libya’s coast guard rescued 290 migrants clinging to inflatable rafts in two operations near Tripoli, a naval forces spokesman said. The western coast of Libya...

Haftar rules out ceasefire

Libyan eastern commander Khalifa Haftar, speaking with French President Emmanuel Macron, ruled out a ceasefire and said he wanted to rid Tripoli of militias...

SA defence industry’s poor relation status must change

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More proof – if needed – that the South African defence industry is the poor relation in the national industrial sector comes from the...