UNHCR: No migrants should be returned to “unsafe” Libya

The United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR) said that no migrants should be returned to Libya as fighting continues in the capital, Tripoli. A spokesman for the UNHCR, Charlie Yaxley said Tuesday, returning people to the North African…

Drones strike two of Saudi Arabia’s oil stations

Saudi Arabia said drones attacked one of its oil pipelines as other assaults targeted energy infrastructure elsewhere in the kingdom on Tuesday, shortly after Yemen's rebels claimed coordinated drone attacks on the regional power. The…

Fierce clashes around Libya’s Tripoli International Airport

Clashes intensified on Monday between forces under the command of the Government of National Accord and those attacking Tripoli under Khalifa Haftar's command on southern Tripoli frontlines. The fierce fighting was reported on frontlines…

Manchester City retains Premier League title

The Premier League title race between Manchester City and Liverpool went down to the wire until Manchester City took the trophy home on Sunday one point higher on the table than Liverpool. Despite going a goal down in the first half, Man…

Mogherini calls for ceasefire and end of Tripoli offensive

The European Union's High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini expressed the need for a ceasefire and a halt of Tripoli offensive so the parties can go back to the UN-led political process. …

NATO urges for halt of fighting in Libya

NATO Secretary General, Jens Stoltenberg, met with the United Nations Secretary-General’s Special Representative for Libya Ghassan Salamé at NATO headquarters on Monday for talks on the security situation in Libya. The Secretary General…

Libya’s Presidential Council sets up lobbying bureau

The Head of the Presidential Council Fayez Al-Sirraj has set up a lobbying office for general policy of the Presidential Council, appointing PC boycotting member Mohammed Al-Darrat as its haed. The bureau is going to be based in…

65 migrants drowned trying to reach Europe

Tens of illegal migrants trying to reach Europe drowned in the Mediterranean on Friday and 100 more were sent back to Libya, the United Nations said. This happened while Italian authorities signalling opposition to more migration from…

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