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Video: Fighting Escalates in Derna

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. Sixteen fighters have been killed and 11 others wounded in the eastern Libyan city of Derna. Fighting has intensified between forces loyal to renegade General Khalifa Haftar and local militias. Haftar’s forces say they […]

Video: Warring Factions to meet in Tunisia

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. New attempts are being made to secure a political settlement in Libya. A 2015 UN-backed peace deal has failed to unite warring factions. Talks aimed at finding an agreement are resuming in Tunisia on […]

Video: Gun Attack on S. Korea Embassy

From AFP. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. Unidentified gunmen attack South Korea’s embassy in the Libyan capital Tripoli and killed two local security guards, officials say:

Video: Egyptian Christians Beheaded in Libya

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL, IS, ISIS) has released a video purporting to show the killing of 21 Egyptian Coptic Christians kidnapped in Libya. The footage released on Sunday appeared […]

Video: Influence of Military Commanders Rising

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. Libya’s internationally recognised government is struggling to retain control as fighting intensifies near its location in Eastern Libya. Fighters loyal to renegade general Khalifa Haftar have given Abdullah Al Thini’s government a 24 hour […]

Video: Western Powers Condemn Violence

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. France, Italy, Germany, the UK and the US have condemned the ongoing violence in Libya. They have joined the UN in calling for hostilities to stop immediately. Forces loyal to retired general Khalifa Haftar […]

Video: Amizagh Look to Regain Language

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. A minority group in Libya, known as the Amizagh, was banned from practising its culture under former leader Muammar Gaddafi. Gaddafi outlawed the Amazigh people’s flag, any celebration of their culture and their mother […]

Video: Low-Key Vote for Constitution Panel

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. Libyans have gone to the polls to elect a 60-member committee, who will draft a new constitution. People have been increasingly frustrated over the government’s failure to restore order since the uprising in 2011. […]