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European migrant crisis: 200 bodies found floating off Libyan coast Aug 28, 10:48 am
London, Aug 28 (ANI): Around 200 bodies have been found floating off the coast of one of the main people-smuggling hubs in Libya after two boats carrying up to 500 migrants capsized off Zuwara, a port in western Libya.
Sirte battle: 12 Libyans beheaded by ISIS Aug 16, 6:29 pm
Johannesburg, Aug 16 (ANI): Islamic State group jihadists have beheaded 12 Libyans and hung them on crosses during a battle for the coastal city of Sirte, it has been reported.
London, Aug. 6 (ANI): The UN refugee agency (UNHCR) has revealed that no more survivors are expected to be found in the horrific incident in which a boat carrying around 600 migrants sank off Libya.
London, Aug. 5 (ANI): An investigation is going on of a video that shockingly reveals Saadi Gaddafi, the son of former Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi, being abused along with the other prisoners in a Tripoli jail.
Bengaluru, Aug. 4 (ANI): One of the four Indians detained in ISIS-controlled territory in Libya, Vijay Kumar, on Tuesday said that although he was not harmed during his detention, the last statement made by ISIS before releasing him was a request to 'follow Islam'.
Hyderabad, Aug. 2 (ANI): Union Minister Bandaru Dattatreya on Sunday met the family members of one of the two Indian nationals abducted in Libya and assured them that he would take up the matter with External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj.
Two of four Indians detained in Libya released Jul 31, 6:35 pm
New Delhi, July 31 (ANI): Two of the four Indians detained in ISIS-controlled territory in Libya have been released, according to the Ministry of External Affairs.
Four Indian nationals abducted by IS brought back to Sirte: MEA Jul 31, 12:56 pm
New Delhi, July 31 (ANI): The External Affairs Ministry on Friday said that according to the information available through their sources, all the four Indian nationals who have allegedly been abducted by IS, have now been brought back to Sirte in Libya.
MEA briefs PM Modi over Libya abduction Jul 31, 11:59 am
New Delhi, July 31 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Friday reportedly apprised Prime Minister Narendra Modi about the hostage situation in Libya.
Four Indians kidnapped by IS extremists in Libya: MEA Jul 31, 10:40 am
New Delhi, July 31 (ANI): The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Friday informed that four Indians have been kidnapped by the IS extremists in Libya's Sirte.
London, July 28 (ANI): A Libyan court has sentencedÂ former dictatorÂ MuammarÂ Gaddafi's son, Saif al-Islam, to death for war crimes committed in 2011 revolution.
London, July 8 (ANI): Tunisia has reportedly gone on record to say that it is planning to erect a wall along its border with Libya to counter the threat from jihadist militants.
London, July 2 (ANI): In the wake of the devastation unleashed by the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) on ancient sites and ruins in Syria, Iraq, Yemen and Libya, UNESCO has signed a satellite deal to improve its monitoring of these sites in areas controlled by the terror group.
EU launches naval operation against migrant smugglers Jun 22, 5:35 pm
Washington, June 22 (ANI): The European Union has reportedly initiated a naval operation to stop human traffickers from bringing migrants across the Mediterranean to Europe in dangerous boats.
Rights group accuses Libyan Govt. of torturing prisoners Jun 18, 3:56 pm
Johannesburg, June 18 (ANI): A rights group has accused the Libyan government of torturing and ill-treating prisoners in the eastern regions of the country.
Washington, June 15 (ANI): Libyan authorities have issued a statement saying that key terrorist leader Mokhtar Belmokhtar has been killed in U.S. airstrike
'Unstable' Libya an 'entry point' for ISIS Jun 13, 3:34 pm
Washington, June 13 (ANI): The Islamic State is said to be using Libya, which is gradually becoming the most unstable country in the region, ?as an 'entry point' into Europe.
Migrant crisis: Warships rescue thousands off Libya coast Jun 7, 8:32 am
London, June 7 (ANI): European warships and coast guard vessels have reportedly rescued over 2,000 migrants off the coast of Libya.
IS militants take over al-Ghardabiya airport in Libya's Sirte May 30, 1:45 pm
London, May 30 (ANI): Islamic State (IS) militants have claimed that they have taken over the al Ghardabiya airport in the Libyan city of Sirte.
Libyan PM escapes assassination attempt in Tobruk May 27, 12:23 pm
London, May 27 (ANI): Libyan Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni has claimed that he survived an attack on his car in the city of Tobruk when gunmen attempted to assassinate him.
US condemns IS' beheading of 30 Ethiopian Christians in Libya Apr 20, 10:26 am
London, Apr. 20 (ANI): The US has condemned the killing of 30 Ethiopian Christians in Libya by Islamic State (IS) militants who released a video showing the beheadings.
Hundreds of migrants feared drowned as boat capsizes off Libya Apr 15, 10:06 am
London, April 15 (ANI): At least 400 migrants are believed to have been drowned as their boat capsized off Libya, survivors said.
London, April 6 (ANI): In his Easter "Urbi et Orbi" message, Pope Francis has called for "peace" above all in Syria and Iraq.
IS releases 2 Bangladeshi citizens captured in Libya Mar 25, 5:31 pm
Johannesburg, March 25 (ANI): Two Bangladeshi citizens, who were among a group of foreign workers captured by the Islamic State (IS) in an attack on a Libyan oilfield, have reportedly been released after more than two weeks, the foreign ministry said.
UN envoy warns Yemen's 'protracted conflict' may turn into civil war Mar 23, 10:18 am
London, March 23 (ANI): The United Nations' special envoy has warned that Yemen crisis may become "protracted in the vein of an Iraq, Syria, Libya combined scenario."
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