Posts Tagged ‘Ceasefire’

Ceasefire agreement in place in Libya’s capital

  • 26 September 2018 - 21:09
Ceasefire agreement in place in Libya’s capital

The Government of National Accord (GNA) welcomed "the return of calm" after the battle for power between militias left at least 117 dead and more than 400 injured since it broke out in the capital's southern suburbs on August 27, according to official figures, and displaced over 25,000...

Ceasefire reached in Libya’s Tripoli under UN’s auspices

  • 4 September 2018 - 20:45
Ceasefire reached in Libya’s Tripoli under UN’s auspices

A ceasefire has been reached between armed factions fighting over the Libyan capital for more than a week, the United Nations said on Tuesday, but it was unclear how it would be implemented. “A ceasefire agreement was reached + signed today to end all hostilities, protect civilians,...

Death toll in Tripoli clashes reached over 60, Health Ministry says

  • 4 September 2018 - 19:41
Death toll in Tripoli clashes reached over 60, Health Ministry says

The death toll from more than a week of fighting between armed groups in Tripoli has climbed to at least 61 people, including civilians, Libyan authorities said Tuesday, as the U.N. expressed alarm over the fate of detained migrants and Libyans already displaced by years of unrest. The U.N....