Libya conference kicks off in Italy despite Haftar’s absence

2018/12/11 – Rival Libyan factions and international delegations have arrived in the Italian city of Palermo for a two day conference focused on uniting the country’s institutions and preparing for a national election. Continuer à lire … « Libya conference kicks off in Italy despite Haftar’s absence »

Libya and Turkey to activate military cooperation

2018/05/11 – Turkey’s defense minister on Monday held meetings with Libyan officials in the capital Tripoli.

According to a Defense Ministry statement, Hulusi Akar met at the Prime Ministry with officials including Fayez al-Sarraj, the head of Libya’s Presidential Council, and chaired meetings between the delegations. Continuer à lire … « Libya and Turkey to activate military cooperation »

Libya – New spy chief in appointed

2018/04/11 – Libya’s UN-backed Government of National Accord (GNA) appointed on Thursday Abdullah A-Dersi as the new intelligence chief, replacing Abdul Qader al-Tuhami, according to a statement released late Wednesday by the head of the government’s Presidential Council, Fayez Al-Sirraj.

Following his appointment, Al-Dresi told a local television channel that he would take action to unify the Libyan intelligence apparatus.

He said that Libya’s intelligence services safeguard the country’s security and should be kept out of political disputes.

Libyan Expres /Sahel-Elite Image: Abdullah Al-Dresi (Photo: Internet)

Libya replaces interior minister in security reform drive

2018/07/10 – The head of Libya’s UN-backed government on Sunday reshuffled key cabinet posts, replacing the interior minister amid efforts to bolster security in the wake of fighting around Tripoli.

“Fathi Bashagha is (now) in charge of the interior ministry”, according to a decree signed by Fayez al-Sarraj, who leads the Government of National Accord (GNA). Continuer à lire … « Libya replaces interior minister in security reform drive »

Algeria urges Libyan warrant parties stop armed confrontations

2018/09/25 – Algeria on Sunday urged Libyan disputing parties to put an end to armed confrontations, noting that such confrontations undermine any political settlement in Libya. »Algeria deeply concerns over recent developments in Libya, particularly the escalation of violence in Tripoli and its dire repercussions on its population, » Algeria said in a statement. Continuer à lire … « Algeria urges Libyan warrant parties stop armed confrontations »

Libya – Salame Affirms Difficulty to Hold Elections in Libya

2018/07/17 – Head of the UN Mission to Libya Ghassan Salame has said that “without the right conditions, it would be unwise to conduct elections” in the country.

“Without clear and strong messaging to those who would attempt to stall or disrupt these elections, the conditions will not be met,” Salame told the UN Security Council. Continuer à lire … « Libya – Salame Affirms Difficulty to Hold Elections in Libya »

Libye – La Commission libyenne des droits de l’Homme rejette le plan européen d’établissement de camps d’immigration

2018/06/27 – La Commission nationale libyenne des droits de l’Homme a rejeté mardi la « tentative européenne unilatérale » de création de camps d’immigration en Libye.
L’Union européenne projette de créer des camps et des centres de protection internationale pour les migrants dans les pays de transit, tels que la Libye, afin d’évaluer les demandes d’asile et de fournir une assistance juridique aux migrants et aux demandeurs d’asile. Continuer à lire … « Libye – La Commission libyenne des droits de l’Homme rejette le plan européen d’établissement de camps d’immigration »