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Support for a Government of National Accord

Statement of support for a Government of National Accord in Libya The Governments of Algeria, France, Germany, Italy, Morocco, Spain, Tunisia, the United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom and the United States welcome the statement of support for a Government of National Accord in Libya signed by the majority of House of Representatives (HoR) members […]

Talks to Resume in Morocco on Wednesday

Participants to the Libyan political dialogue wrapped up three days of positive and constructive discussions in Morocco on Saturday and are taking a pause for consultations with their respective constituencies before resuming the talks on Wednesday 11 March 2015. The United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) and the Libyan participants agreed that the pause […]

Video: Rival Govts Closer to Peace Deal

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. After two days of discussions in Morocco, there are signs of a possible breakthrough in the peace talks between Libya's rival governments. A unity deal appears to be closer, but there's still fighting on […]

Video: Morocco Hosts Libya Peace Talks

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. Libya's UN-recognised parliament in Tobruk says its forces will halt air strikes for three days to help peace talks. Representatives from Libya's rival governments have been meeting in Morocco, to try and resolve the […]

Video: Rival Govts Meet in Morocco

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. Libya's UN recognised government has called on the Security Council to lift an arms embargo put against the country. The Tobruk-based government says it needs weapons to fight the rise of ISIL. The two […]

Morocco Suspends Libya Flights

Reuters reports that Morocco has suspended all flights between Moroccan airports and Libya, and has closed its airspace to Libyan airplanes because of security concerns. Morocco's Royal Air Maroc had already suspended its flights to Libya last summer when fighting started over the control of Tripoli Airport, but some Libyan carriers were still operating between […]

Morocco beats Libya in Friendly

The hosts of the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations, Morocco, has beaten visiting Libya in a friendly on Sunday in Marrakech. The final score was 3-0. Libya was knocked out of qualifying for January's Nations Cup finals by Rwanda in the first round. (Source: BBC Sport)

Morocco, Libya Cooperate on Shipping

Morocco and Libya have signed a cooperation agreement on sea transportation and ports according to Morocco World News. The agreement, signed by Moroccan Minister of Equipment, Transportation and Logistics Aziz Rabbah and Libyan Minister of Telecommunications Abdelkader Mohamed Ahmed, aims to improve capacity building of executives in the maritime sector, share information and promote coordination […]

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