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Video: Tunisia Closes Border with Libya after Attack

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. Tunisia's Prime Minister, Habib Essid, said a group of 50 armed men stormed posts in the town of Ben Gardene, killing 12 soldiers and 7 civilians. The country has now closed its border with […]

Islamic State Expands in Libya

By FC, translated for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. The Islamic State (IS) has threatened the Maghreb repeatedly, especially after many members of al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM) affiliated themselves with the terrorist group. The recent events in Libya, particularly […]

Finnish know-how sought in Libya rebuilding

Finnish experts will soon start working in Libya to help the country get back on its feet after the civil war. Libya needs support in areas including border control, healthcare and forensic medicine. Post-war Libya faces the challenge of rebuilding and providing services to its citizens. Finland is pitching in at Libya's request for expert […]

Sudan, Chad and Libya establish joint patrols to control common border

Sudan’s Defense minister, Abdel Rahim Hussein said Wednesday that a tripartite force composed of Chad, Libya and Sudan will be formed soon to monitor their common borders. Sudan and Chad established a joint force in January 2010 to monitor their borders within the framework of a normalisation process after long years of proxy war in Darfur and […]