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Video: Libya to Close Migrant Centres after Criticism

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. Libya is to close three migrant and refugee detention centres after criticism from the UN over squalid conditions and inadequate food supplies. Two of the centres are in the coastal cities of Misrata and […]

Video: Pompeo asked to clarify Policy on Libya

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. US Congress members are asking the White House to clarify its position on Libya. They say the confusion over the Trump administration’s stance on renegade military commander Khalifa Haftar is being used by armed […]

Video: Civilians killed in Clashes near Tripoli

From AFP. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. Libyans gather at the site where a mortar shell landed south of Tripoli. At least 27 people have been killed and nearly 100 wounded in several days of fighting between rival militias near the Libyan […]

Video: Dynamite Fishing thrives in Libya’s Chaos

From AFP. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. Libyan fishermen in Tripoli react to the increasing use of dynamite to catch fish. Dynamite or blast fishing has flourished in Libya since the 2011 when the country became rife with weapons and explosives in […]

Video: Economic Woes Overshadow Eid al-Adha

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. As Muslims prepare to celebrate the festival of Eid al-Adha, Libyans are complaining of a huge jump in the price of sheep. Muslims offer a ritual sacrifice of a sheep during Eid and distribute […]

Video: Power Outages Short-Circuit Libya’s Economy

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. Years of conflict in Libya – especially in its so-called “oil crescent” – have hurt power generation. Many areas endure total blackouts for hours, and constant electricity outages are affecting all segments of life, […]

Video: IDPs Running out of Time and Resources

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. Fighting in the Libyan city of Benghazi has displaced hundreds of families who have come to rely on the government, UN and NGO support. But now that support has starting to fade and IDPs […]