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Weekly Security Report from Whispering Bell

Advertising Feature Whispering Bell produces a 7-10 page report that covers the past week of political, security, and economic events that occurred within Libya, comprehensive data/risk collection, maps for country-wide security events, and includes forward-looking analysis on the political and security situation over the coming weeks. Please click here to download an edited version of […]

EU training Libyan Coastguard and Navy Officers

EU Naval Force fully involved in training Libyan Coastguard and Navy Officers In the framework of Libyan Coastguard and Navy training carried out by SOPHIA operation, the Italian Navy Training Centres in La Maddalena and Taranto host training courses to 78 Libyan Officers. The training modules on “Deck Officer Course”, “Mechanical Engineer Officer Course” and […]

Strained Relations between Egypt and Libya’s GNA

By George Mikhail for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. What’s behind strained relations between Egypt and Libya’s GNA? Libyan Foreign Minister Fathi Bashagha with the internationally recognized Government of National Accord (GNA) rejected on Aug. 23 in an interview with […]

Another Conference on Libya? Enforce Arms Embargo Instead

By John Lee. Convening another conference on Libya is a recipe for continued political stagnation, unless it addresses concretely the issue of illegal arms imports, according to an opinion piece in The Hill. Ben Fishman is a senior fellow at The Washington Institute for Near East Policy, argues that the 2011 arms embargo remains in […]

Weekly Security Report from Whispering Bell

Advertising Feature Whispering Bell produces a 7-10 page report that covers the past week of political, security, and economic events that occurred within Libya, comprehensive data/risk collection, maps for country-wide security events, and includes forward-looking analysis on the political and security situation over the coming weeks. Please click here to download an edited version of […]

Interior Minister discusses Security with Interpol Chief

Security tops agenda in Libyan Interior Minister and INTERPOL Chief meeting Libya’s Interior Minister, Fathi Bashagha has met with INTERPOL Secretary General Jürgen Stock in Lyon, France, to discuss a range of crime and security issues. The Minister also held discussions with other senior INTERPOL officials, particularly in relation to people smuggling, human trafficking and […]

Armed Robbery at NOC Subsidiary

Armed robbery at National Oil Wells Drilling & Workover Company headquarters The National Oil Wells Drilling & Workover Company, a subsidiary of the National Oil Corporation (NOC), confirms that an armed robbery took place at its company headquarters in Tripoli on Friday, September 6, 2019. Two masked men discharged their weapons, assaulted security guards, and […]