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Libya crisis: UN-brokered peace talks suspended by internationally-recognised govt  Feb 24, 10:34 am
London, Feb 23 (ANI): Talks to restore peace in Libya, brokered by the United Nations, have come to a halt in Morocco as the nation's internationally-recognised parliament suspended its participation, a report said.
Experts say IS video showing mass beheading of Coptic Christians in Libya doctored   Feb 21, 1:34 pm
Washington, Feb 21 (ANI): Experts say that the video showing 7 feet tall Islamic State members killing Christians in Libya has been clearly doctored with.
IS militants kill 40 in bombing in eastern town of Libya  Feb 21, 1:21 pm
London, Feb 21 (ANI): Islamic State militants have killed at least 40 people and wounded dozens in a bombing in al-Qubbah, an eastern town of Libya.
Masked IS executioner in Egyptian Christians' mass beheading video could be 'American'  Feb 20, 12:43 pm
Melbourne, Feb 20 (ANI): The masked fighter who led the beheading of 21 Egyptian Christians in Libya in a recent video released recently by the Islamic State (IS) over the weekend could be American, a report said.
IS jihadists give musicians 90 lashes for making music, burn down band's instruments  Feb 20, 12:12 pm
London, Feb 20 (ANI): Islamic State (IS) jihadists have reportedly burned down the instruments of a music band and gave the musicians 90 lashes for making music in a province in Libya.
Libyan ambassador says IS grew strong due to international disengagement post Qaddafi's fall  Feb 18, 2:33 pm
Washington, Feb 18 (ANI): Libya's ambassador to the US said that the Islamic State militants in the country grew strong following international disengagement after the fall of former ruler Muammar Qaddafi.
Egypt seeks 'international support' to take on IS post Egyptian Christians' beheading  Feb 17, 11:22 am
Johannesburg, Feb 17 (ANI): In the wake of the killing of 21 Egyptian Christians, Egypt has sought support from the international community fighting the Islamic State (IS) in Iraq and Syria even as it its air planes targeted Libyan militants loyal to the terror group.
New IS video shows beheading of 21 Egyptian Christians in Libya  Feb 16, 10:39 am
London, Feb 16 (ANI): A new video, purportedly showing the beheading of 21 Egyptian Christians who were taken hostage by the Islamic State (IS) in Libya, has emerged online.
Kerry says IS 'on road' to defeat despite claims of terror outfit spreading beyond Middle East  Feb 9, 10:30 am
Washington, Feb 09 (ANI): The United States' strategy to take on the Islamic State (IS) in Iraq and Syria is working, Secretary of State John Kerry and a top White House official said amid concerns that the U.S. needed to do more to defeat the terror group following the killing of two hostages.
Libya repeals law prohibiting Gaddafi-era officials from joining politics  Feb 3, 12:55 pm
London, Feb 03 (ANI): Libya has reportedly abrogated a "controversial law" that prohibited Gaddafi-era officials from participating in politics.
Egyptian Coptic Christians freed in Libyan city of Sirte  Jan 6, 10:39 am
London, Jan 06 (ANI): Thirteen Egyptian Coptic Christians have been freed in Libyan city of Sirte after they were seized by gunmen from residential compounds, said officials.
UN warns violence in Libya could lead to prosecution for war crimes  Dec 24, 12:43 pm
Johannesburg, Dec 24 (ANI): The United Nations' high commissioner for human rights has warned that the fighting between armed groups in Libya that has killed hundreds of civilians could lead to prosecution for war crimes.
First batch of Indian nurses evacuated from Libya reach Kochi  Dec 19, 9:47 am
Kochi, Dec. 19 (ANI): A group of Indian nurses, who were evacuated from Libya by the government, arrived in Kochi in the early hours of Friday morning.
Indian nurses evacuated from Libya to reach Kochi  Dec 18, 9:24 am
New Delhi, Dec. 18 (ANI): A group of Indian nurses, who have been evacuated from Libya by the government, are scheduled to arrive in Kochi on Thursday.
UN envoy warns of IS camps in 'destabilized' Libya  Dec 12, 5:44 pm
Johannesburg, Dec 12 (ANI): A United Nations (UN) special envoy has warned of Islamic State (IS) camps in Libya and has said that many states face the risk of destabilization if the country's chaos is not contained quickly.
US says IS training 200 fighters in eastern Libya camps  Dec 4, 2:56 pm
London, Dec 04 (ANI): The Islamic State (IS) has set up training camps in eastern Libya and almost "a couple of hundred" fighters are being trained there, the head of the United States Africa command said.
US alarmed as Islamic State expands campaign into North Africa  Nov 30, 3:21 pm
Washington, Nov 30 (ANI): The Islamic State is reportedly opening a branch in North Africa in an attempt to expand its caliphate across Syria and Iraq.
Bipartisan report clears CIA of 'wrongdoing' in Benghazi attack   Nov 22, 12:06 pm
Washington, Nov 22 (ANI): The House intelligence committee has cleared the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) of wrongdoing in the 2012 Benghazi attack in Libya.
Putin accuses U.S. of destabilizing world order due to botched policies   Oct 25, 12:41 pm
Sydney, Oct 25 (ANI): Russian President Vladimir Putin has accused the United States of destabilizing the world order by failing to respect the interests of other countries, pointing to wars in Iraq, Syria and Libya as examples of botched U.S. policies that have led to chaos.
Libya urges UN to take action to prevent potential civil war in country  Aug 28, 4:10 pm
Johannesburg, Aug 28 (ANI): Libya has warned the United Nations Security Council that the heavily armed warring group in the country can propel a full-blown civil war if immediate action is not taken.
Islamist militias challenge Libyan Parliament  Aug 25, 1:18 pm
London, Aug 25 (ANI): Islamist militias in Libya have challenged the legitimacy of the parliament after seizing control of Tripoli's main airport.
Forces from Libya's Misrata city regain control of Tripoli airport: Spokesperson  Aug 24, 3:10 pm
London, Aug 24 (ANI): A report has revealed that forces from the Libyan city of Misrata have regained control of Tripoli's main airport following more than a month of fighting with a rival group.
Armed men assassinate police chief in Libyan capital  Aug 13, 12:17 pm
London, Aug 13 (ANI): The police chief of Libyan capital Tripoli was shot dead by masked gunmen amid clashes among militants over control of the international airport in the capital city.
Air India flight to leave for Tunisia to bring back Indians stranded in Libya: MEA  Aug 7, 8:39 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 7 (ANI): Another special Air India flight will leave tomorrow for Djerba in Tunisia to bring back 216 Indian nationals stranded in Libya.
Indian workers and nurses return from Libya  Aug 7, 12:01 pm
New Delhi, Aug 7 (ANI): Another batch of Indian workers and nurses stranded in Libya returned to Delhi safely early this morning.