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Video: Libya's sides reach Ceasefire Deal

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the author(s), and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. UN says Libya sides reach 'permanent ceasefire' deal After nearly 10 years of bloodshed, Libya's warring sides have agreed to a permanent and immediate ceasefire. The United Nations-brokered deal was signed in Geneva […]

Video: Oct 15 Date for Peace Talks

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the author(s), and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. Al Jazeera has learned that October 15 is the date set for Libyan peace talks in Geneva. And the United Nations hopes to name a new envoy within days. Al Jazeera's James Bays […]

Video: Will Libya's latest Ceasefire bring Peace?

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the author(s), and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. After many failed ceasefires in Libya's civil war, the two rival powers appear to have found some common ground with the latest truce announcement. Tripoli's UN-recognised government called for fighting to end. Its […]

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Video: Drug Trafficking and Use in Libya

The trafficking and consumption of illicit drugs both within and through Libya are often overlooked as factors in the country's fragile situation. But the dynamics of illicit drug trading and use in Libya are just one manifestation of the rising drug challenge faced by North African states. Production, trafficking, and consumption are increasing and transforming […]

NOC warns of Environmental Disaster at Libya's Oil Ports

By John Lee. The National Oil Corporation (NOC) has warning that the unsafe storage of chemicals at the country's oil ports risks a potentially worse disaster than last week's explosion in Beirut. In a video, NOC chairman Mustafa Sanalla said: "The militarization of oil facilities, the presence of mercenaries as well as the military escalation […]

Video: "Why Russian Mercenaries seized control of Key Oilfield"

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the author(s), and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. Russian mercenary groups have enabled renegade military commander Khalifa Hafter, who is based in eastern Libya, to blockade the country's oil exports, starving the country of much-needed money. Moscow's backing of Haftar, a […]

Video: GNA vows Response after Base Hit

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the author(s), and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. Libya's UN-recognised government has condemned air raids on a recaptured air base in the west of the country. It says a "foreign air force" carried out the attack. The loss of the facility […]

Video: Could Egypt and Turkey go to war in Libya?

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the author(s), and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. The battlelines of Libya's civil war are changing quickly. A few weeks ago, Khalifa Haftar's forces were on the outskirts of the capital Tripoli, battling to remove the UN-recognised Government of National Accord. […]