Posts Tagged ‘IDPs’

Tawergha IDPs forced out of Tripoli camp, UNSMIL condemns

  • 11 August 2018 - 12:09
Tawergha IDPs forced out of Tripoli camp, UNSMIL condemns

UN Support Mission in Libya on Friday condemned eviction of internally displaced people (IDP) of Tawergha from the capital Tripoli by gunmen. "The UN in Libya strongly condemns the forced eviction of displaced Tawerghan families from Tariq al-Matar Camp early this morning, leaving them homeless...

UN urges for urgent protection of desert-stranded Tawergha IDPs in Libya

  • 27 February 2018 - 16:38
UN urges for urgent protection of desert-stranded Tawergha IDPs in Libya

The UN Humanitarian organisations and partners in Libya are deeply concerned about the situation faced by Tawergha men, women and children who are unable to return home and currently living in makeshift-tented settlements with precarious conditions in Qararat al-Qataf and Hwara. “Hundreds of...

World Food Programme provides Libyan Tawergha IDPs with food assistance

  • 22 February 2018 - 21:36
World Food Programme provides Libyan Tawergha IDPs with food assistance

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has provided vital food assistance to nearly 3,000 displaced people stranded in the harsh Libyan desert as they struggle to return to their hometown of Tawergha, in Western Libya. Many Tawarghan families, displaced by internal conflict since 2011,...

Al-Ghusri: All Libyan displaced communities must return at the same time

  • 4 February 2018 - 21:30
Al-Ghusri: All Libyan displaced communities must return at the same time

The spokesman of Al-Bunyan Al-Marsous operation Mohamed Al-Ghusri told Libyan Express Sunday that Libyan displaced communities' return must all come in one package, commenting on the return of Tawergha IDPs.   Al-Ghusri explained that Al-Bunyan Al-Marsous personnel are securing...

Misurata municipality prevents return of 7-year Tawergha IDPs

  • 1 February 2018 - 11:45
Misurata municipality prevents return of 7-year Tawergha IDPs

The Misurata municipality has issued a statement calling on the Presidential Council to delay the return of the Tawergha displaced community to their city, which is set up to be on February 01. The municipality of Misurata said they had not received the compensations assigned to Misurata people...

Libya’s Tawergha IDPs lament their below zero living conditions in Tripoli protest

  • 9 December 2017 - 21:00
Libya’s Tawergha IDPs lament their below zero living conditions in Tripoli protest

Tens of the internally displaced persons from Tawergha took to the streets in the Libyan capital to condemn the lack of action of the Libyan authorities toward their round-the-clock suffering away from home. Tawerghans demonstrated in Tripoli on Saturday holding slogans calling for their return...