Heavy fighting between militias with anti-aircraft guns and rocket propelled grenades broke out near the airport of the Libyan capital Tripoli today. (...)
Violent insurgency in Iraq is the “predictable” result of the West’s failure to intervene in Syria, not of the 2003 invasion to topple Saddam Hussein,(...)
Libya’s fragile government faced a spreading armed rebellion yesterday when an air force base in the east joined up with a renegade former general who(...)
Heavily armed gunmen stormed into Libya’s parliament today after attacking the building with anti-aircraft weapons and rocket-propelled grenades.The i(...)
Niger has extradited Muammar Gadafy’s son Saadi, who just arrived in Tripoli and was brought to a prison, the Libyan government said today.
Gunmen killed a French national in Libya’s eastern city of Benghazi today, a security official said, the latest slaying of a foreigner in the r(...)
Ninety-two inmates have escaped from a prison in western Libya due to weak security, a local official said.
Hassan bin Sophia, spokesman (...)
Libyan prime minister Ali Zeidan has appealed for Libyans to avoid violence in settling a standoff over their interim parliament, whose mandate was du(...)
Mikhail Kalashnikov, the designer of the assault rifle that has killed more people than any other firearm in the world, has died today aged 94.Kalshni(...)
More than 40 people were killed yesterday in an explosion at an army depot in southern Libya after locals had tried to steal ammunition.Four soldiers (...)
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