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Kubis and Saleh discuss recent developments in Libya

Newly appointed UN envoy to Libya Jan Kubis held a phone call with the speaker for the Tobruk based House of Representatives Aguila Saleh to discuss the latest developments in Libya.According to a statement issued by the Parliament, the…

Haftar welcomes the formation of a new executive authority

Field Marshal Khalifa Haftar welcomed the outcome of the Libyan Political Dialogue Forum's run-off vote in Geneva and the appointment of a new executive authority to lead the country in the period preceding to the national elections.In…

Newly appointed UN envoy to Libya invited to Moscow

According to Russian Deputy Foreign Minister, Mikhail Bogdanov, newly appointed UN envoy to Libya Jan Kubis will visit Moscow in his first official visits after he takes up office in early February.No dates for the visit have been…

Germany welcomes Libya’s shut down of migrant centres

In a meeting between German Ambassador to Libya Oliver Owcza discussed Libya’s immigration issue with the Head of the Directorate for Combatting Illegal Migration (DCIM), General Al-Mabrouk Abdel-Hafiz, Owcaza expressed his country's…

Libyan Tribes hold GNA responsible for violence in Tarhuna

The Supreme Council of Libyan Tribes has issued a statement holding the Government of National Accord responsible for the violence in Tarhuna.In the statement, the council said that the Government of National Accord was legally…

Libya regains voting rights in UN General Assembly

Libya has regained its right to vote in the United Nations General assembly after paying off some of its outstanding membership fees.The announcement comes just days after Secretary-General of the United Nations António Guterres…

Temporary Libyan government will be chosen in Switzerland

The United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) announced yesterday evening that following the vote for a selection mechanism for temporary executive authority, members of the Libyan Political Dialogue Forum (LPDF) will meet in…

Libya loses rights to vote in the UN General Assembly

Due to a delay in membership payment fees, Libya will no longer have any voting rights in the United Nations General Assembly.The United Nations announced this week that a total of seven countries have lost their rights to vote in the…

Acting UN Representative virtually meets with 1000 Libyans

After a four day meeting of the Libyan Political Dialogue Forum's Advisory Committee in Geneve, Acting Special Representative Stephanie Williams conducted a digital dialogue with 1,000 Libyans.The meeting was carried through an…