United States forces carried out overnight airstrikes on two camps operated by Islamic State militants inside Libya, killing more than 80 fighters, the Pentagon said Thursday.
A boat carrying around 110 migrants capsized off the coast of Libya on Saturday, according to Flavio Di Giacomo, spokesman for the International Organization for Migration (IOM).
Libya’s UN-backed government has ordered forces loyal to it to retake ministries seized the day before by a rival government, the Libyan official news agency LANA reported Friday, raising fears of...
Libya’s self-appointed prime minister, Khalifa Ghweil, Thursday announced that loyal forces had seized buildings from a rival UN-backed government in the capital Tripoli in a fresh blow to efforts...
Chad has closed its border with Libya and will deploy troops to prevent militant fighters from entering its territory, the government has announced.
Two Gaddafi loyalists who hijacked a plane in Libya with 117 on board before diverting it to Malta were charged in a court in Valletta on Sunday.
Passengers of a Libyan plane, which was hijacked and forced to land in Malta the day before, arrived in the Libyan capital Tripoli on Saturday, Libya's state news agency LANA reported.
Hijackers who diverted an aircraft from Libya to Malta used replica weapons, the Maltese government says.
Two men who hijacked a plane from Libya to Malta surrendered on Friday and the passengers and crew were safe, Maltese Prime Minister Joseph Muscat confirmed.
All the passengers have been released from a hijacked Libyan plane in Malta, the Maltese state broadcaster reported on Friday.
Two hijackers who forced a Libyan passenger plane to be diverted to Malta on Friday have threatened to blow it up, according to Malta's state television and Libyan media.
Libya's UN-backed government said it has regained full control of the city of Sirte from Islamic State after a campaign of nearly eight months against the extremist militia.
The breakdown of the Libyan justice system has left migrants in Libya facing torture, rape, slavery and death, the United Nations said in a report that urged the Libyan government to reform its...
Some 1,022 people were saved and 16 bodies were recovered in recent migrant rescues on the Mediterranean, the Italian coastguard said Monday.
Forces aligned to Libya's UN-backed national unity government Monday gained full control of Sirte, the Islamic State group's last stronghold in the country, a spokesman and sources on the ground...