News Roundup - Tue, May 16, 2017 - The Libya
News Roundup - Tue, May 16, 2017The Libya ObserverLibyan team from border security department met with a delegation from EU Border Assistance Mission in Libya (EUBAM) at Tripoli's Coasts Security Dept. They discussed support for the Libyan department and reviewed the plans and programs that both ...
Posted on 16 May 2017 | 7:02 am
Investment is the only effective way to
Libya HeraldInvestment is the only effective way to promote renewable energy in Libya: GECOLLibya Herald''Investment is the only effective way that can promote the renewable energy (RE) sector in Libya. It is a successful measure for building projects and development'', Mustafa Sofia, Technical Consultant at the General Electricity Company of Libya (GECOL).
Posted on 16 May 2017 | 5:38 am
Algeria to resume flights to Libya, reopen
Libyan ExpressAlgeria to resume flights to Libya, reopen embassy in Tripoli soonLibyan ExpressAlgeria has agreed to resume the flights with Libya after the visit that was paid to Libya by the Algerian Minister of Maghreb and African Affairs, Abdelkader Messahel, who held panoramic meetings across Libya discussing triggering off the joint ...
Posted on 16 May 2017 | 4:11 am
1900 Irish cattle en route to Libya onboard
Libyan Express1900 Irish cattle en route to Libya onboard Express 1 livestock carrierLibyan ExpressA consignment of approximately 1,900 heavy Irish bulls is expected to depart for Libya today on-board the dedicated Express 1 livestock carrier, according to Agriland. The group of bulls, consisting of a range of breeds, has been gathered by Supreme ...and more »
Posted on 16 May 2017 | 4:07 am
Kobler Preparing Roadmap for Libya: Time to
Asharq Al-awsat EnglishKobler Preparing Roadmap for Libya: Time to Take DecisionsAsharq Al-awsat EnglishCairo, London – United Nations envoy to Libya Martin Kobler announced on Monday that the international organization is preparing a roadmap to bring together all parties to the dialogue table in order to reach a solution to the country's conflict. He ...
Posted on 16 May 2017 | 3:11 am
At least 30 die as boat with 200 migrants
At least 30 people died Thursday when a boat carrying around 200 migrants bound for Europe sank in the Mediterranean off the coast of Libya, the country’s coast guard said. “We have recovered 30 bodies so far and rescued dozens of people, with dozens ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 11:21 am
Boat packed with migrants sinks off Libya;
TRIPOLI: A boat packed with mainly African migrants bound for Italy sank off the Libyan coast on Thursday and officials said up to 200 might have died. A security official in the western town of Zuwara, from where the overcrowded boat had set off, said ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 11:03 am
Scores dead after boat full of migrants
Around 40 bodies found on boat and another 160 floating in sea around a kilometre from Zuwara, a port in western Libya Up to 200 bodies have been discovered floating off the coast of one of Libya’s main people-smuggling hubs on Thursday, in the latest ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 10:46 am
Islamic State’ Pretense and the Upcoming
Regardless of whether Arabs bomb Libya, or Western powers do so, the crisis in that country is likely to escalate, if not worsen, as history has amply shown. Another war is in the making in Libya: the questions are ‘how’ and ‘when’? While the ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 10:37 am
Migrant crisis: Libya boats capsize off
Hundreds of people are feared dead after two boats carrying up to 500 migrants capsized off the Libyan city of Zuwara, residents and officials say. The first boat, which signalled for help early on Thursday, had nearly 50 people on board. The second ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:02 am