Mohamed Niss

Mohamed Niss

Still on the Loose: Libya’s Most Dangerous Jihadists - Part II
Sunday, April 22, 2018

More violence?

Tripoli Braces for Hurricane Igtet
More violence?


oil blast

Officials from the Libyan National Army (LNA) announced that the attack against the Maradah pipeline was an act of terrorism. “Eyewitnesses saw two Toyota trucks near the scene of the blast prior to the explosion which we believe...

Mohammed al-Shukry

After two days of heated debates, today the House of Representatives (HoR) elected a new governor for the Central Bank of Libya (CBL). Mohammed Abdussalam al-Shukry, 65, won by 54 votes beating Tripoli’s Ahmed Rajab (38 votes) and...

Misrata mayor

Mohammed Ashtaiwy, the elected mayor of Libya’s western port city of Misrata, was shot dead by unknown gunmen. On Sunday evening, Mr Ashtaiwy was returning from a business trip to Turkey aboard an Afriqiyah Airways flight, as he...

Khalifa Hifter

Field Marshal Kahlifa Hifter, the General Commander of the Libyan National Army (LNA) today addressed the Libyan people to declare the expiration of the Libyan Political Agreement (LPA), also known as the Skhirat agreement which was signed...

illigal migrants Libya

When Libya lost control over its southern borderes following Gaddafi’s fall, the country became the favourite route for sub-Saharan migrants hoping to reach Europe by sea.  Many of whom are welling to pay all their savings for a seat in...