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Libyan army takes district in Tripoli

TRIPOLI The Libyan army on Friday took control of Al-Kayikh neighborhood near Qaser Bin Ghashir town, southern Tripoli. "Libyan forces were able to extend control of the 'Al-Kayikh' neighborhood near the...

UK mercenaries involved in fly operation in Libya

ANKARA Five British mercenaries were involved in an operation to fly assault helicopters for warlord Khalifa Haftar in his offensive to capture Libya’s capital Tripoli, British media reported Friday. The Telegraph...

Libya: 30 asylum seekers killed in 'revenge attack'

TRIPOLI At least 30 asylum seekers were killed and 11 others injured in a "revenge attack,” the Libyan government said on Thursday. The incident took place in Mizdah area, located some...

US envoy, Libyan mayor discuss latest situation

TRIPOLI, Libya US ambassador to Libya held a phone call with the mayor of Zintan, a city located 170 kilometers southwest of Libya’s capital Tripoli, to discuss latest situation in...

Libya: Haftar shelling injures 3 civilians in Tripoli

TRIPOLI At least three civilians were injured on Thursday as warlord Khalifa Haftar’s militia shelled a residential area in Tripoli, Libya's capital. "Three civilians, including two children, were wounded as a...

Malta, Libya ink deal to boost bilateral ties

ANKARA Malta and Libya on Thursday signed a memorandum of understanding for combating irregular migration and consolidating bilateral relations. This came during a visit by Maltese Prime Minister Robert Abela to...

Libyan army destroys armored vehicles of Haftar militia

ANKARA  The Libyan army announced early Thursday that it had destroyed 10 armored vehicles belonging to warlord Khalifa Haftar's militias in the country's south.   Army units have also cleared the Qarizma...

Merkel calls for cease-fire in Libya

BERLIN German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Wednesday renewed her call for a cease-fire in Libya to resume political talks for a settlement in the war-torn country. Delivering a speech on foreign...

Russia delivers fighter jets to Libya over Syria: US

ANKARA The US on Wednesday said more than a dozen newly unmarked Russian aircraft were delivered to an airbase in Libya to support warlord Khalifa Haftar.  "Over multiple days in May,...

German-made military trucks spotted in Libya

BERLIN German-made military trucks have been used by Libyan warlord Khalifa Haftar in violation of the United Nations-imposed arms embargo, a German weekly reported. Recent videos showing missile systems captured by...

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COVID-19 forecast to decimate Latin American job market

BOGOTA, Colombia Projections by the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) and the International Labour Organization indicate the coronavirus pandemic will cost...

Washington: Hundreds protest George Floyd death

WASHINGTON Hundreds of demonstrators rallied here Friday hours after the arrest of a white police officer involved in the death of a black man in...

Weekend curfew in Turkey begins in 15 provinces

ANKARA A two-day curfew in 15 provinces in Turkey begun at midnight Friday as part of measures to stem the spread of COVID-19.  The curfew will...

Football: Galatasaray to being selling face masks

ANKARA Galatasaray is set to sell breathable face masks in response to the novel coronavirus pandemic, the Turkish football powerhouse said late Friday.  "Masks will be...

Football: Red Star win Serbian league title

BELGRADE, Serbia  Red Star Belgrade football club won a record 31st league title Friday in Serbia , beating Rad 5-0.  The victory sealed a third successive...

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