IOM repatriates 165 illegal migrants from Libya to Nigeria

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) said on Friday that 165 illegal migrants have been voluntarily deported from Libya to Nigeria. "Our team yesterday assisted 165 stranded Nigerian migrants in Libya, mostly women and…

US returns to Libya looted 16th century marble statue

Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) International Operations Division Chief Leo Lin returned a sixth century marble statue known as the “Head of a Veiled Woman,” during a repatriation ceremony…

Libya’s NOC: Oil revenue in August drops by 5%

Libya’s National Oil Corporation (NOC) said on Wednesday that August revenues dropped to around $2 billion, a 5% decline from July. The company attributed the drop to the sabotage of the main pipeline of the El Sharara oil field and…

31 Europe-bound migrants intercepted by Libyan coastguards

Libya's coast guard has intercepted 31 Europe-bound illegal migrants off the country's Mediterranean coast. Tuesday's statement by spokesman Ayoub Qassim said the rubber boat with 31 African migrants was stopped on Sunday off the western…

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