Posts Tagged ‘Misurata’

Arab European Center for Human Rights and International Law hails Misurata-Tawergha reconciliation

  • 5 June 2018 - 00:20
Arab European Center for Human Rights and International Law hails Misurata-Tawergha reconciliation

The Secretary-General of the Arab European Center for Human Rights and International Law (AECHRIL), Dr. Ramadan Benzeer has told Libyan Express that they were happy to see the cities of Tawergha and Misurata reconcile and bring an end to their dispute that lasted seven years. "We were glad to...

Historic reconciliation in Libya ends seven years’ vendetta between Misurata and Tawergha

  • 4 June 2018 - 02:21
Historic reconciliation in Libya ends seven years’ vendetta between Misurata and Tawergha

The Libyan cities of Misurata and Tawergha have signed a historic reconciliation charter that will oversee the return of the stranded Tawerghan IDPs return to their city after over seven years of displacement.  Misurata hosted on Sunday the singing of the charter of reconciliation in the...

Exclusive: Libya’s Misurata says no to attending upcoming Paris conference

  • 27 May 2018 - 01:19
Exclusive: Libya’s Misurata says no to attending upcoming Paris conference

A reliable source told Libyan Express on Saturday that the delegation of Misurata city has rejected attending the upcoming international conference on May 29 in Pairs that France said would aim to break Libyan political stalemate.  The source said Misurata's rejection was based on the vagueness...

UNSMIL welcomes Zintan-Misurata reconciliation

  • 28 April 2018 - 14:50
UNSMIL welcomes Zintan-Misurata reconciliation

The United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) welcomes all reconciliation initiatives between communities in Libya, aiming at restoring safety and stability to the daily lives of Libyans. In this context the mission welcomes recent reconciliation efforts and the agreement signed...

Zintan delegation arrives in Misurata for reconciliation

  • 26 April 2018 - 14:15
Zintan delegation arrives in Misurata for reconciliation

A delegation from Zintan city arrived this afternoon in Misurata city in order to carry out talks aimed at settling down the conflict between the cities that started in mid-2014.   The delegation of Zintan includes officials from military council, municipal council and...

Armed group storms Misurata airport, flights suspended

  • 1 April 2018 - 15:28
Armed group storms Misurata airport, flights suspended

Local sources from Misurata said the city’s airport has suspended flights and redirected them to Mitiga International Airport in Tripoli. According to the sources, the shutdown came after an armed group stormed into the airport after two people had been arrested in the...

Misurata delegation arrives in Zintan to sign reconciliation agreement

  • 28 March 2018 - 15:43
Misurata delegation arrives in Zintan to sign reconciliation agreement

  A delegation from Misurata arrived in Zintan city on Wednesday afternoon and was received in a ceremonial event by the elders of the city.   The two cities' elders and dignitaries sat down to review the differences and agree to reconcile and renounce their conflicts...

Zintan and Misurata cities could settle down four-year long feud

  • 28 March 2018 - 13:18
Zintan and Misurata cities could settle down four-year long feud

The municipal council, military council and the social tribes’ committee of Zintan city in Libya have expressed willingness to strike reconciliation with Misurata city. The councils and the committee issued a statement saying the reconciliation would settle down their differences, pointing out...

Misurata Automatic Inspection Office awarded Certificate of Merit by World Customs Organization

  • 11 March 2018 - 21:06
Misurata Automatic Inspection Office awarded Certificate of Merit by World Customs Organization

The World Customs Organization awarded the Libyan Misurata Automatic Inspection Office with the Certificate of Merit on the occasion of World Customs Day.   The certificate was given to Misurata office for the exceptional work and efforts they have been exerting to secure...

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,...