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EU ambassadors “deeply concerned” at LNA moves

Libya, 4 April 2019 – In a joint statement, the European Union Delegation and the heads of mission of EU member states to Libya have implicitly criticised the LNA’s takeover of Gharyan today. “We are deeply ...

Sirte backs LIAS National Conference proposals

Libya, 4 April 2019 - Sirte Municipal Council has become the latest body to throw its weight behind the Libya Institute for Advanced Studies’ proposalson presidential and parliamentary elections by the middle o...

New British ambassador to Libya announced

Libya, 4 April - The UK has appointed a new ambassador to Libya to succeed Frank Baker who is leaving the diplomatic service. Martin Reynolds, a career diplomat, and who served as the principal private secretar...

LNA takes control of Gharyan

Libya, 4 April 2019– The LNA says that it has taken control of the mountain town of Gharyan, some 80 kilometres south of Tripoli. According to newly-appointed commander of the LNA’s Western Region Operations Ro...

Trump nominates new ambassador to Libya

Libya, 3 April 2019 - US President Donald Trump has nominated a career diplomat, Richard B. Norland, as the new American ambassador to Libya. He replaces Peter Bodde, appointed in January 2016 and who gave up b...