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Libya Can Form Unity Gov't Only Without Foreign Interference - Interior Minister Bouzriba

Urdu Point 07 Jun 2023
"Libyan-Russian relations are typical historical relations, not a product of the moment ... Libya has been grappling with multiple crises after the 2011 Western military intervention overthrew its longtime leader Muammar Gaddafi and created a power vacuum that split the nation into rival factions ... ....

Libyan rivals arrive in Morocco to agree on joint committee's laws for elections

Anadolu Agency 06 Jun 2023
The 6+6 Joint Committee was formed in March by six members each from the Libyan House of Representatives and the High State Council for the purpose of preparing the electoral laws.  ... Libya has been torn by civil war and instability since the ouster of longtime ruler Muammar Gaddafi in 2011.

A Plea Not To Risk Nuclear War

Antiwar 06 Jun 2023
But careful research after the war conducted at Harvard and by a British inquiry concluded that Qaddafi did not perpetrate blood baths in any of the cities his forces recaptured and that "the proposition that Muammar Gaddafi would have ordered the massacre of civilians in ...

Gaddafi’s son Hannibal starts hunger strike in Lebanon prison

The Siasat Daily 05 Jun 2023
The son of Libya’s late leader Muammar Gaddafi, who has been imprisoned in Lebanon since 2015, has started a hunger strike in protest of his detention without charge, local media reported. Hannibal Gaddafi was detained in Lebanon in 2015 after being kidnapped from Syria where he was living as a political refugee.

Gaddafi’s son goes on hunger strike in Lebanon – lawyer

Joy Online 05 Jun 2023
One of the surviving sons of the former Libyan leader, Muammar Gaddafi, has gone on a hunger strike to ...

900 migrants rescued, returned to Libya in past week: IOM 05 Jun 2023
Because of the instability and chaos in the North African country since the fall of late leader Muammar Gaddafi's regime in 2011, many migrants, mostly Africans, choose to cross the Mediterranean Sea ...

Libya political leaders to meet on electoral laws

Reuters 05 Jun 2023
The two would likely present any deal as a major breakthrough after months of paralysis - U.N. envoy Adoulaye Bathily has said there could be national elections by the end of the year if a deal is reached this month ... The country has had little peace or security since the 2011 NATO-backed uprising that ended four decades of rule by Muammar Gaddafi.

Yes man syndrome to the privatisation of Eskom misses the point

Independent online (SA) 05 Jun 2023
If the public were made aware that France’s electricity is run by the state and citizens access it at affordable rates, or in Muammar Gaddafi’s Libya electricity was at the time provided for free, while Iran’s electricity is dirt cheap and run by the state, as is the case in ...

Gaddafi's son goes on hunger strike in Lebanon

The New Arab 04 Jun 2023
Hannibal Gaddafi, the son of former Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi, began a hunger strike in Lebanon, where he has been held in detention since 2015, his lawyer said ... The Lebanese Amal Movement blames the disappearance of Sadr on the Gaddafi regime ... A statement from the Gaddafi ...

Nicaragua appoints Gaddafi nephew as ambassador to Bahrain

The New Arab 04 Jun 2023
A nephew of disgraced former Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi has been appointed by the Nicaraguan government as its envoy in Bahrain, according to reports in Nicaraguan media ... It also remains unclear how close Lashtar was to the late dictator Gaddafi, who was killed in a NATO-backed uprising in 2011.

The EU pays Africa’s brutal militias to lock up migrants. Britain wants to follow suit

The Observer 04 Jun 2023
From the EU’s 2010 compact with Muammar Gaddafi; to its subsequent agreements with militias and warlords after western intervention had shattered Libya; to the EU Emergency Trust Fund for Africa set up in November 2015 as the Syrian war caused a sharp peak in migrants and panic ...

Gaddafi’s son goes on hunger strike in Lebanon to protest detention without trial

Gulf News 03 Jun 2023
A son of Libya’s late leader Muammar Gaddafi, who has been held in Lebanon for more than seven years, began a hunger strike on Saturday to protest his detention without trial, his lawyer said ... Most of Al Sadr’s followers are convinced that Muammar Gaddafi ordered Al Sadr killed in a dispute over Libyan payments to Lebanese militias.

UN Security Council renews ship inspections off Libya for suspected arms embargo violations

Anadolu Agency 02 Jun 2023
Libya descended into chaos following Muammar Gaddafi's crackdown on protesters in 2011, ...

UN envoy, Libyan speaker underline importance of making laws for elections 01 Jun 2023
Libya failed to hold general elections in December 2021 as previously scheduled due to disagreements over election laws among the Libyan parties ... Ever since the fall of the late leader Muammar Gaddafi's regime in 2011, Libya has been struggling to make a democratic transition amid escalating violence and political division. Enditem .

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