Nigeria's president said on Wednesday the government had started bringing stranded citizens home from Libya after a global outcry over reports that migrants there were being sold into slavery

Map. History of Libya conflict

16 December 2017
@statedeptspox: We are pleased to welcome Libya's Prime Minister Faiez Serraj and the Libyan delegation to Washington this week. We look forward to deepening the partnership between the United States and Libya.2 week ago
@statedeptspox: We are pleased to welcome Libya's Prime Minister Faiez Serraj and the Libyan delegation to Washington this week. We look forward to deepening the partnership between the United States and Libya.
2 week ago
Tunisia Defense Minister says that he has received information that both Tunisian and foreign jihadists coming from Libya will try to enter Tunisia to carry out terror attacks
2 week ago
Nigeria, Libya agreed to keep output below 2017 highs: delegate
2 week ago
400,000 to 700,000 African migrants in Libya camps in "inhuman" conditions, African Union says.
Tusk: EU is Africa's biggest partner and closest neighbour. We need to act together. This is especially true in Libya. We will only be effective if people caught up in Libya and elsewhere can return safely to their homes2 week ago
Tusk: EU is Africa's biggest partner and closest neighbour. We need to act together. This is especially true in Libya. We will only be effective if people caught up in Libya and elsewhere can return safely to their homes
2 week ago
ISIS leader Baghdadi calls on his followers to gather in southern Libya in order to target neighboring countries to compensate for losses in Syria and Iraq.
Police in Ajdabiya, east Libya, have shaved the heads of a group of young men as a punishment for harassing girls outside schools and the universities.2 week ago
Police in Ajdabiya, east Libya, have shaved the heads of a group of young men as a punishment for harassing girls outside schools and the universities.
2 week ago
European-African summit in Abidjan approves formation of special anti-trafficking units
2 week ago
Nigeria's president said on Wednesday the government had started bringing stranded citizens home from Libya after a global outcry over reports that migrants there were being sold into slavery
Emergency meeting on migrant situation in Libya (slavery) yielded results. Some migrants supposed to be evacuated within days or weeks says @EmmanuelMacron. To home countries, EU or other countries2 week ago
Emergency meeting on migrant situation in Libya (slavery) yielded results. Some migrants supposed to be evacuated within days or weeks says @EmmanuelMacron. To home countries, EU or other countries
2 week ago
Libya agrees to allow emergency migrant evacuations says Macron
2 week ago
Macron: International agreement reached to carry out emergency evacuations of migrants from Libya
Video: @statedeptspox comments on the verdict in the Ahmed Abu Khattala trial for the September 11, 2012 terrorist attacks in Benghazi, Libya.2 week ago
Video: @statedeptspox comments on the verdict in the Ahmed Abu Khattala trial for the September 11, 2012 terrorist attacks in Benghazi, Libya.
2 week ago
Libyan Convicted of Terrorism in Benghazi Attacks but Acquitted of Murder Due to Lack of Evidence
Tusk: Discussed with PM Serraj of Libya how to cooperate to bring perpetrators of slavery and human trafficking to justice2 week ago
Tusk: Discussed with PM Serraj of Libya how to cooperate to bring perpetrators of slavery and human trafficking to justice
2 week ago
EU Chief @JunckerEU says strengthened controls in the Mediterranean are no reason to 'rape, kill and rob people in the camps [in Libya] which are like prison camps, not refugee camps' ahead of Abidjan summit
2 week ago
New petrol crisis in Tripoli Libya
2 week ago
Libya-Tunisia border crossing of Wazin closed for sixth day in a row
Libya- Ghani Oil Field ransacked and torched yesterday, in an area declared closed military zone by LNA on November 242 week ago
Libya- Ghani Oil Field ransacked and torched yesterday, in an area declared closed military zone by LNA on November 24
2 week ago
An Egyptian court sentenced 7 suspects to death and 10 to life in prison in ISIS’ killing of Copts in Libya
3 week ago
LNA declare entire Oil Crescent as "closed military zone", warning that any presence not coordinated with "Sirte Ops Room" will be targeted. This is likely in reaction to recent ISIS spotting and operations in the area
Palmarias by OTO Melara in Sirte Libya3 week ago
Palmarias by OTO Melara in Sirte Libya
Ivorian migrants in Libya began returning home after reports that African migrants are sold as slaves, sparking an international outcry3 week ago
Ivorian migrants in Libya began returning home after reports that African migrants are sold as slaves, sparking an international outcry
Video releases by @EgyArmySpox on the new foiled attempt to bring militants, arms and ammo into Egypt from Libya3 week ago
Video releases by @EgyArmySpox on the new foiled attempt to bring militants, arms and ammo into Egypt from Libya
Initial images of the Egypt|ian Airforce destroying 10 weapons laden trucks on the border with Libya3 week ago
Initial images of the Egypt|ian Airforce destroying 10 weapons laden trucks on the border with Libya
3 week ago
France calls for Security Council meeting to discuss migrants situation in Libya
Libya: @USAfricaCommand   confirms that US conducted airstrikes against ISIS militants near Fuqaha on November 17 and 193 week ago
Libya: @USAfricaCommand confirms that US conducted airstrikes against ISIS militants near Fuqaha on November 17 and 19
3 week ago
US has conducted another strike in Libya
3 week ago
Libya : Libya parliament (Tobruk) votes yes to UN peace plan. Spokesman says it agrees to give up command of army to new 3-strong presidential council in Tripoli
3 week ago
The US conducted another drone strike targeting ISIS in Libya on Sunday near Fuqaha, Libya, officials tell CNN. Sunday’s strike follows a similar US strike on Friday in the same area