Libya News http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=world/libya http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=rss/world/libya.xml News on Libya continually updated from thousands of sources around the net. en-us 240 Copyright 2017, Topix Topix http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page= //static.topixcdn.com/pics/topix_homepage_logo2.png Tunisia Reopens Consulate in Libyan Capital Tripoli http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=world/libya/2018/04/tunisia-reopens-consulate-in-libyan-capital-tripoli?fromrss=1 Tunisia has reopened its consulate in the Libyan capital, the Libya foreign ministry said on Saturday, the latest mission to return to Tripoli. Most embassies left Tripoli in 2014 when heavy fighting broke out between rival factions and few came back when a U.N.-backed administration took office in 2016.

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US News & World Report Sat, 21 Apr 2018 13:37:12 GMT 180421OJS42O 0
Melbourne veteran to deliver Anzac address http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=world/libya/2018/04/melbourne-veteran-to-deliver-anzac-address?fromrss=1 An elderly World War II veteran from Melbourne who lost 10 of his mates in the Siege of Tobruk will address the national Anzac Day ceremony in Canberra. A 97-year-old Melbourne man will deliver an address at the Anzac Day National Ceremony in Canberra next week.

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NEWS.com.au Sat, 21 Apr 2018 06:39:28 GMT 180420223GAA 0
Libya:The Problem with Creating Unity http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=world/libya/2018/04/libya-the-problem-with-creating-unity?fromrss=1 Field Marshal Khalifa Haftar, the strongman who is widely regarded as the most important player in the overcrowded cast of characters determining Libya's uncertain future, has aptly been called the 'divisive unifier'. Haftar has played a critical but controversial and polarising role in the post-Muammar Gaddafi conflict in his country.

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AllAfrica.com Fri, 20 Apr 2018 09:49:57 GMT 180420971KJO 0
Libya eyes fuel marking, boat seizures, to counter fuel smuggling http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=world/libya/2018/04/libya-eyes-fuel-marking-boat-seizures-to-counter-fuel-smuggling?fromrss=1 Libya's National Oil Corporation is considering using a chemical marking system to help trace oil products smuggled out of the country, its chairman said on Wednesday. FILE PHOTO: An oil tanker which the Libyan navy said was seized while attempting to smuggle oil, is seen at a naval base in Tripoli, Libya March 15, 2018.

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Reuters Thu, 19 Apr 2018 01:06:32 GMT 180418OH8P4L 0
Khalifa Haftar's chief of staff survives assassination attempt http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=world/libya/2018/04/khalifa-haftars-chief-of-staff-survives-assassination-attempt?fromrss=1 The chief of staff of renegade General Khalifa Haftar's army in Libya has survived an assassination attempt outside the eastern city of Benghazi, according to a military source. General Abdel-Razeq Nathouri and his convoy were heading to a military base in al-Marj on Wednesday when they were targeted by a car bombing.

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Al Jazeera Wed, 18 Apr 2018 22:50:48 GMT 180418TVGIPG 0
Libya strongman's chief of staff survives car bombing http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=world/libya/2018/04/libya-strongmans-chief-of-staff-survives-car-bombing?fromrss=1 This file photo taken on March 9, 2015 in the eastern Libyan city of Tobruk shows Libyan anti-Islamist General Khalifa Haftar attending his swearing in ceremony as the new self-styled Libyan National Army chief.

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The Daily Star Wed, 18 Apr 2018 18:22:32 GMT 180418JFKDD8 0
Tripoli Minister Says Al Azhar Needs to Play Greater Role in Fighting ... http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=world/libya/2018/04/tripoli-minister-says-al-azhar-needs-to-play-greater-role-in-fighting?fromrss=1 Libyan Minister of State for Displaced and Migrants Affairs Youssef Jalala said that Libya needs the role of Egypt's Al-Azhar, the top Sunni institution of the Islamic world, to spread moderate Islam in the face of extremist ideology and to protect Libyan youth from delusion with deviant ideas. The statement came during a meeting between Al-Azhar grand Shaikh Ahmed al-Tayyeb and the Libyan minister on Wednesday, an Azhar statement said.

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Al Bawaba Wed, 18 Apr 2018 13:31:49 GMT 1804185EDV9B 0
Islamist Prisoners' Families Seek to Disrupt Lebanon's May 6 Elections http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=world/libya/2018/04/islamist-prisoners-families-seek-to-disrupt-lebanons-may-6-elections?fromrss=1 The families of Islamist prisoners will try to prevent May 6 elections from taking place, a lawyer representing inmates said Tuesday, a day after the Parliament speaker said discussions on general amnesty would be postponed until after voting. The attorney said that the families "will boycott the elections due to the delay in dealing with the general amnesty file."

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Al Bawaba Tue, 17 Apr 2018 15:29:04 GMT 180417LKNI2G 0
What happens to Libya without Khalifa Haftar? http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=world/libya/2018/04/what-happens-to-libya-without-khalifa-haftar?fromrss=1 Haftar reportedly slipped into a coma after suffering a stroke, but a spokesman denies the claims and says he's well [Esam Omran Al-Fetori/Reuters] Despite confirmations from prominent leaders in east Libya that Khalifa Haftar is in good health, it is uncertain what future lies ahead for the veteran military commander. Last week Haftar reportedly slipped into a coma after suffering a stroke, but a spokesman denied the claims and said he's well.

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Al Jazeera Tue, 17 Apr 2018 08:10:09 GMT 180417UUB96P 0
Canadian envoys to Libya worried they'd be 'isolated' from... http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=world/libya/2018/04/canadian-envoys-to-libya-worried-theyd-be-isolated-from?fromrss=1 'Canada is committed to returning to Tripoli when a secure and stable environment has been restored,' a spokesperson to the ambassador said Canada was part of a NATO-led coalition that, in 2011, intervened in a civil war that erupted after Arab Spring pro-democracy protests. The conflict ultimately led to the ouster and death of dictator Moammar Gadhafi.

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National Post Tue, 17 Apr 2018 05:43:17 GMT 1804165POJQ9 0
Agreement with Libya not aimed at settling migrants: Italian ambassador http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=world/libya/2018/04/agreement-with-libya-not-aimed-at-settling-migrants-italian-ambassador?fromrss=1 Italy's Ambassador to Libya Giuseppe Perrone has confirmed that the agreement with the Libyan government is not aimed at settling illegal immigrants in southern Libya. The Italian diplomat made the remarks during a meeting with the head of Libyan Higher Council of State Khalid al-Meshri here, according to a statement released by the council's media office later on Monday.

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Xinhuanet Tue, 17 Apr 2018 05:43:16 GMT 180416PT506E 0
Libya expresses willingness to join Belt and Road Initiative http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=world/libya/2018/04/libya-expresses-willingness-to-join-belt-and-road-initiative?fromrss=1 Wang Qimin , Charge d'affaires of the Chinese Embassy to Libya, meets with Libya's UN-backed Deputy Prime Minister Ahmed M'etig in Tripoli, Libya, April 16, 2018. Libya's UN-backed Deputy Prime Minister Ahmed M'etig on Monday revealed that Libya desires to develop its economy by joining in the Belt and Road Initiative at a meeting with Wang Qimin, Charge d'affaires of the Chinese Embassy to Libya.

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Xinhuanet Tue, 17 Apr 2018 05:43:15 GMT 180416EON7S4 0
In Libya, Migrants Fight for Survival http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=world/libya/2018/04/in-libya-migrants-fight-for-survival?fromrss=1 A migrant looks on during a rescue operation by the Libyan coast guard in the Mediterranean Sea, Libya, March 15, 2018. Each year, thousands of African migrants depart Libya in rickety boats and risk their lives seeking better opportunities in Europe.

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Voice of America Tue, 17 Apr 2018 03:23:34 GMT 180416P799G5 0
Judge tells Italy to release aid group's migrant rescue boat http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=world/libya/2018/04/judge-tells-italy-to-release-aid-groups-migrant-rescue-boat?fromrss=1 In this photo taken on March 19, 2018, the Spanish NGO's Proactiva Open Arms vessel is seen at harbor at the port of Pozzallo, in the southern Italian island of Sicily. Proactiva Open Arms founder Oscar Camps says Monday, April 16, 2018, Italian authorities have released his organization's ship after impounding it for taking 218 migrants to Italy.

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SFGate Mon, 16 Apr 2018 20:15:56 GMT 180416OQQ9KK 0
At Arab Summit: Sisi Stressed Security, Palestinian reconciliation and Libya are of Major Concerns http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=world/libya/2018/04/at-arab-summit-sisi-stressed-security-palestinian-reconciliation-and-libya-are-of-major-concerns?fromrss=1 Uncertainty in Libya and the deadlock in Palestinian reconciliation efforts were the main concerns of Abdel Fattah El-Sisi as he attends the Arab League Summit in Dhahran. Buoyed by his recent resounding and controversial election victory, the Egyptian president had have much to discuss with Arab leaders.

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Al Bawaba Mon, 16 Apr 2018 13:02:55 GMT 180416T9RIKM 0
Op-Ed Contributor: 'We Helped You and Now You've Abandoned Us' http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=world/libya/2018/04/op-ed-contributor-we-helped-you-and-now-youve-abandoned-us?fromrss=1 The villa complex that formerly housed the United States diplomatic mission in this city, the site where four Americans died during attacks that began on the night of Sept. 11, 2012 sits astride a dusty street teeming with bougainvillea.

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The New York Times Mon, 16 Apr 2018 05:48:07 GMT 1804157KLFOQ 0
Libya hosts conference on "reality and challenges" in fighting terrorism http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=world/libya/2018/04/libya-hosts-conference-on-reality-and-challenges-in-fighting-terrorism?fromrss=1 The international anti-terrorism conference was held Sunday in the Libyan capital Tripoli, with a number of foreign ambassadors and military attaches present. The conference was organized by the UN-backed government's counter terrorism force under the slogan "terrorism and combating thereof: reality and challenges."

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Xinhuanet Sun, 15 Apr 2018 22:46:41 GMT 1804157LN3N7 0