Posts Tagged ‘UNSMIL’

EU allocates 7 million euros to support Libya Stabilization Fund

  • 3 July 2018 - 13:14
EU allocates 7 million euros to support Libya Stabilization Fund

UN Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) on Monday announced that the European Union (EU) has allocated 7 million euros (8.13 million U.S. dollars) to support the Libya Stabilization Fund. The mission said in a statement that the EU support was announced by the head of the EU delegation to Libya on...

UNSMIL documents 31 civilian casualties in Libya last June

  • 2 July 2018 - 16:47
UNSMIL documents 31 civilian casualties in Libya last June

From 1 June to 30 June 2018, the United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) documented 31 civilian casualties –16 deaths and 15 injuries – during the conduct of hostilities across Libya. Victims included 12 men, one women, two girls and one boy killed and nine men, three women, two...

UN envoy discussed in Algeria Libyan elections by 2018 end

  • 15 May 2018 - 14:23
UN envoy discussed in Algeria Libyan elections by 2018 end

The Algerian Foreign Minister Abdelkader Messahel received on Saturday the Special Representative and Head of the United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL), Ghassan Salame, in the Algerian capital Algiers. The Foreign Ministry said in a statement that Messahel discussed with Salame...

UNSMIL: 5 deaths, 11 injuries among civilians in Libya last March

  • 2 April 2018 - 13:06
UNSMIL: 5 deaths, 11 injuries among civilians in Libya last March

From 1 March to 31 March 2018, the United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) documented 16 civilian casualties – five deaths and 11 injuries – during the conduct of hostilities across Libya, a significant drop from the two previous months. Victims included three men, one woman and one...

UN concerned over clashes in Libya’s south

  • 14 March 2018 - 11:41
UN concerned over clashes in Libya’s south

The United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) is concerned by the ongoing violence in the city of Sabha and calls on all parties to refrain from acts that endanger civilian lives and contribute further to the destruction of Libya’s infrastructure, a statement on its website said...

UN to reopen office in Benghazi as it recognizes warlord Haftar as commander of Libyan Army

  • 3 March 2018 - 10:03
UN to reopen office in Benghazi as it recognizes warlord Haftar as commander of Libyan Army

The Head of the UN Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) Ghassan Salame said Friday that the UNMIL will reopen an office in Benghazi for the first time in years.   "We are preparing to reopen a UN office in Benghazi and I promise you to continue to engage with people and...

UNSMIL: 146 civilian casualties in Libya in February

  • 1 March 2018 - 17:28
UNSMIL: 146 civilian casualties in Libya in February

  From 1 February to 28 February 2018, the United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) documented 146 civilian casualties – 13 deaths and 133 injuries – during the conduct of hostilities across Libya. Victims included nine men, two women, one girl and one boy killed...

UN delegate to Libya and Al-Sirraj hail UNSMIL relocation to Tripoli

  • 27 February 2018 - 19:28
UN delegate to Libya and Al-Sirraj hail UNSMIL relocation to Tripoli

    The Head of the UNSMIL, Ghassan Salame, and the Head of the Libyan Presidential Council, Fayez Al-Sirraj, met in Tripoli on Tuesday.   The two officials talked about the latest in the political process and ongoing efforts to issue referendum laws for the...

UN launches Policing and Security Programme for Libya

  • 8 February 2018 - 17:57
UN launches Policing and Security Programme for Libya

  A strong and peaceful Libya requires building effective and capable state institutions that enjoy the trust of the citizens. Towards this objective, the United Nations, in collaboration with the Libyan ministries of justice and interior, launched the Policing and Security...

UNSMIL documented 39 deaths and 63 injuries in January in Libya

  • 3 February 2018 - 16:33
UNSMIL documented 39 deaths and 63 injuries in January in Libya

The United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) documented from 1 January to 31 January 2018 a total 102 civilian casualties – 39 deaths and 63 injuries – during the conduct of hostilities across Libya, a sharp rise from previous months. The UNSMIL reported that the victims included 33...