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Libyan state oil firm cuts back fuel supplies to east amid battle over capital

7 September 2019, 7:58 AM

Libya’s state oil firm has restricted kerosene supplies to areas controlled by eastern commander Khalifa Haftar.

Artillery fire shuts airport in Libya’s capital

2 September 2019, 6:05 AM

The only functioning airport in the Libyan capital was closed on Sunday after being struck by artillery fire overnight.

Migrants on a wooden boat are rescued by German NGO Jugend Rettet ship "Juventa" crew in the Mediterranean sea off Libya coast.

UNHCR says at least 40 feared dead or missing in shipwreck off Libya

28 August 2019, 5:45 AM

About 40 people are feared dead or missing after the latest wreck of a boat carrying migrants bound for Europe off the coast of Libya, while about 60 people may have been rescued, the U.N. refugee agency said on Tuesday.

Car bomb explodes in Libya’s Benghazi, killing 3 UN staff

11 August 2019, 6:58 AM

A car bomb explosion in the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi killed three UN staff members and two other mission members on Saturday, the United Nations said.

Libya government accepts UN ceasefire proposal, implementation unclear

10 August 2019, 7:29 AM

Libya’s internationally recognized government, which is facing a campaign by eastern troops to take the capital, has accepted a United Nations proposal for a ceasefire during the Eid al-Adha religious holiday, a statement said on Friday.

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