International Envoy to Libya: Elections can not be held before agreement on a clear path between all parties

Map. History of Libya conflict

14 August 2018
International Envoy to Libya: Elections can not be held before agreement on a clear path between all parties
US dollar price drops below 8 Libyan dinars at the black market for the first time in months to sold at 7.8 in morning trading
Fierce fighting forced the closure of Libya capital's only civilian Mitiga airport in east Tripoli after a militia in charge of security there said it had been attacked. Heavy gunfire could be heard as far away as Tajura 30km east of the capital
Death toll of Mitiga Airport clashes rises to 20 with 63 other people wounded, the Ministry of Health reports
Two Buraq Air planes have also been damaged due to clashes at Mitiga Airport today. This is really terrible news for air travelers in Libya. The situation was already bad, not it is much worse with Buraq and Afriqyiah both affected. Libya
Roads quite empty as GNA declares state of emergency in Tripoli. Military regrouping in Tajoura. Heavy clashes can still be heard
Libya's GNA issues a statement on Mitiga Airport clashes: GNA condemns the attack. Says the attack is an attempt to free militants from AQ/ISIS held by Rada at the Mitiga prison facility
Photos circulated on Facebook purporting to show an Airbus belonging to Afriqiyah Airways hit by bullets during today's fighting near Maitiqa: Libya
Death toll rose to at least 6 people as clashes continue near Mitiga Airport in Tripoli. Reports of Airplanes damaged
Heavy clashes b/w militias near Mitiga Airport in Tripoli. Loud shootings and explosions heard. Flights suspended. Casualties reported
Libya- according to recent reports, at least 3 were killed and 16 wounded in the clashes around Mitiga Airport, Tripoli. Fighting, which started with a mortar shelling of the airport causing a diversion of all flights, is still ongoing sporadically
7 month ago
Militants attack international airport in Tripoli – reports
All flights to and from Maitiga airport in Tripoli 'suspended until further notice' as heavy fighting breaks out b/w two militias there
LNA observed heightened ISIS movement in recent days in the area between Jufrah and Sirte, particularly around Jufrah Airbase, including at least one temporary checkpoint manned by approx. 20 fighters
Libyan National Army spokesman Ahmed al-Mesmari: We are fighting a fierce battle against terrorism
Reports of unknown gunmen abducting Ms. Rania Kharma, an @UNmigration Project Operations Officer in Sabha 1 day after a Ukrainian doctor was kidnapped in a wave of health workers abductions in Libya
Turkish Embassy in Libya issued a statement denying the ship that Greece intercepted was carrying any explosive materials to Misrata from Turkey, stressed its compliance w the arms embargo and that the shipment is legit, headed to buyer companies in Ethiopia
In south Libya, an Ukrainian doctor would have been kidnapped while he was on his way to Al Manar clinic in Sabha.
Tripoli home of GNA Minister of Defense al-Mahdi al-Barghathi reportedly attacked with machine gun fire and RPGs, causing only materiel damage
Libya- ISIS militant originally from Sudan reportedly arrested in Qasr Abu Hadi, south of Sirte, following tip-off from locals7 month ago
Libya- ISIS militant originally from Sudan reportedly arrested in Qasr Abu Hadi, south of Sirte, following tip-off from locals
OPCW DG praises the complete destruction of Libya's chemical weapon stockpile
As Germany commemorates the conclusion of the total destruction of Libya's category 2 chemical weapons, here's a look at this unique international operation coordinated by the OPCW
As Germany commemorates the conclusion of the total destruction of Libya's category 2 chemical weapons, here's a look at this unique international operation coordinated by the OPCW
US Air Force  RQ-4A Global Hawk UAV  10-2043 FORTE10   on Libya mission - Returning to NAS Sigonella descending out of 40,000 feet7 month ago
US Air Force RQ-4A Global Hawk UAV 10-2043 FORTE10 on Libya mission - Returning to NAS Sigonella descending out of 40,000 feet
7 month ago
Greek authorities seized a Tanzanian-flagged ship en route to Misrata Libya carrying materials used to make explosives loaded in the Turkish ports of Mersin and Iskenderun originally bound to Djibouti and Oman.
Algerian source (with credibility issues) reporting that the leader of Movement of Sons of the Sahara for Islamic Justice (MSIJ) was killed in an attack on his motorcade yesterday in Libya:7 month ago
Algerian source (with credibility issues) reporting that the leader of Movement of Sons of the Sahara for Islamic Justice (MSIJ) was killed in an attack on his motorcade yesterday in Libya:
Libya- 2 vehicles manned by ISIS militants reportedly setup a fake checkpoint on the road connecting Sirte and Abugrein at a place called Nakhla, searched vehicles and confiscated food and supplies
7 month ago
252 Nigerian illegal immigrants repatriated to their home country
Libya- al-Rada announce arrest of 2 ISIS militants that admitted being behind failed VBIED in Edraiby District Tripoliand previous failed bombing: - Mohammed Abdullah Balah (Abu Ayoub) - Siraj Khalifa Ali Abdul Rahman al-Jahawi (Abu Huraira)
Libya: Outgoing National Conference "bloc 94" calls on the House of Representatives to issue an election law.
Libya: Municipality of Jalo have reached an agreement on the enumeration of expatriate workers and pledged support to security services.
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