Libya

Government of National Unity Tries to Restore Calm in Libya

Libya’s leader of the Government of National Unity, Fayez al-Sarraj  announced Sunday new moves to restore calm in a country with ever-rising tensions.The political move calls for the simultaneous holding of presidential and legislative ...

Neo Sithole·4 months ago

Libya Migrant Centre Attack May Amount to War Crime: UN Envoy

The UN Security Council has failed to condemn the deadly air raid on a migrant detention centre in the Libyan capital Tripoli amid global outrage over the attack that killed 44 people and wounded 130 others. Earlier, the United Nation...

Joburg Post·3 months ago

International Community Urges for De-Escalation in Libya

France, Britain, Egypt, UAE, US and Italy warn ongoing violence in Libya is fuelling a 'growing humanitarian emergency'. France, Britain, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), the United States and Italy have called for an immediate end...

Joburg Post·3 months ago

I Asked Young Eritreans Why They Risk Migration. This Is What They Told Me

Isaias was 16 when he escaped from Sa’wa, the military training camp for final-year high school students in Eritrea. His parents came to know of his whereabouts only a few weeks after. From Sudan he tried to cross the Sinai to reach Isra...

Milena Belloni·3 months ago

Libya: Ongoing Atrocities Reveal The Trouble With International Military Intervention

It’s been eight years since the NATO-led military intervention in Libya. Many analysts consider the action a crucial step forward in protecting civilians from looming atrocity. But today, Libya stands further from peace than ever. Since ...

Michael Neu & Robin Dunford·about 2 months ago