Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Tripoli, Libya News

Local news for Tripoli, Libya continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

1 hr ago | The Times of Israel

Tunisian diplomat kidnapped in Libya

Libyan militias from towns throughout the country's west parade through Tripoli, Libya, on February 14, 2012.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, Africa, Libya, Tunisia, Muammar Gaddafi (Gadhafi)

Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Independent

Misrata's 'miracle': One of the worst-damaged cities in...

Misrata's 'miracle': One of the worst-damaged cities in Libya's 2011 revolution, the port has become a symbol of ambition and recovery - but how much of its success is based on the ruthless bullying of regional rivals? Businessmen confer in shimmering hotel lobbies, a brand new mall is packed with shoppers and manicured trees line public streets.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, Africa, Libya, Muammar Gaddafi (Gadhafi),

WFIE-TV Evansville

Gunmen abduct Jordanian ambassador in Libya

Masked gunmen abducted the Jordanian ambassador in the Libyan capital early Tuesday, officials said, the latest in a wave of abductions in the North African nation still plagued by lawlessness more than two years after the ouster of dictator Moammar Gadhafi.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, Africa, Libya, Jordan, Middle East, Muammar Gaddafi (Gadhafi),

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Central Ohio

Libya judge orders Gadhafi son tried by video link

This image Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013 file photo made from AP video shows Seif al-Islam Gadhafi, son of Libya's former dictator Moammar Gadhafi, inside a cage in a courtroom in Zintan, Libya.

Comment?

Related Topix: Muammar Gaddafi (Gadhafi), World News, Africa, Libya,

WTOP-FM Washington

Libya judge orders Gadhafi son tried by video link

This image Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013 file photo made from AP video shows Seif al-Islam Gadhafi, son of Libya's former dictator Moammar Gadhafi, inside a cage in a courtroom in Zintan, Libya.

Comment?

Related Topix: Muammar Gaddafi (Gadhafi), World News, Africa, Libya,

Sun Apr 13, 2014

The Peninsula

Gaddafi sons' war crimes trial begins today

TRIPOLI: The war crimes trial of two sons of Libya's former dictator, Muammar Gaddafi, begins amid tight security in Tripoli today, in a case causing sensation at home and controversy among rights groups.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, Africa, Libya, Muammar Gaddafi (Gadhafi), Prison, Netherlands,

CNN

Libyan Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni steps down after attack

Libya 's newly appointed Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni stepped down from his post on Sunday after an attack on him and his family.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, Africa, Libya, The General, Country,

CBS 47

Council of elders elected in eastern Libya

First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 8:00 PM on 4/15, issued at 10:03 PM Fort White, FL First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 10:12 AM on 4/15, issued at 10:12 AM Hoboken, GA TRIPOLI, Libya - State television in eastern Libya has announced the results of elections for a council of elders, a significant step toward ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: Fort White, FL, World News, Libya

WATE-TV Knoxville

Interim Libyan prime minister to step down

An Ohio man is sitting on a street corner with a sign declaring he's a bully as part of his sentence for harassing a neighbor and her disabled children.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, Africa, Libya, Ohio, Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought,

Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Washington Post

Libya crisis over oil highlights governmenta s vulnerability

For nine months, a Libyan militia has occupied massive oil compounds in the desert and along the eastern Mediterranean coast, obstructing this nation's lifeblood.

Comment?

Related Topix: Africa, Libya, World News, Muammar Gaddafi (Gadhafi)

Fri Apr 11, 2014

CBS 47

Protests in Libya's capital trigger fuel crisis

First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 10:12 AM on 4/15, issued at 10:12 AM Hoboken, GA TRIPOLI, Libya - The Libyan government has blamed a fuel crisis in the country's capital on protests that have blocked the roads to the main western oil terminal, leaving gas stations without new supplies.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, Africa, Libya, Hoboken, GA,

DI-VE

300 to 600 thousand Libyans searching for a better future

The Libyan Navy stopped two boats which were on their way to Europe and with 218 immigrants on board from various African countries.

Comment?

Related Topix: Africa, Libya, World News,

Thu Apr 10, 2014

The Charlotte Observer

Over 150 migrants rescued off Libyan coast

TRIPOLI, Libya Authorities in Libya say that more than 150 sub-Saharan African migrants have been rescued off the Libyan coast.

Comment?

Related Topix: Africa, Libya, World News,

WATE-TV Knoxville

In Libya, politicians in fear of powerful militias

When a 6-foot-5, 270-pound man with a history of violence broke out of a mental health ward near Philadelphia and tried to withdraw money from a bank, a confrontation with police seemed likely.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, Africa, Libya, Muammar Gaddafi (Gadhafi)

Tue Apr 08, 2014

AlertNet

Libya cabinet calls for new government within week, turmoil deepens

Libya's parliament has urged Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni to form a new government within a week, an assembly spokesman said on Tuesday, apparently rejecting a cabinet request for more powers to tackle the disorder crippling the OPEC country.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, Africa, Libya, OPEC (Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries), Muammar Gaddafi (Gadhafi), The General, Country

Mon Apr 07, 2014

AlertNet

Lufthansa, Austrian halt Libya flights; airport road blocked

German airline Lufthansa and its subsidiary Austrian Airlines have halted flights to Libya indefinitely due to security concerns after a bomb at Tripoli airport two weeks ago, a Lufthansa spokesman said on Monday.

Comment?

Related Topix: Africa, Libya, World News,

Sun Apr 06, 2014

AlertNet

Libyan rebels, government agree to gradually reopen occupied oil ports

Libyan rebels occupying four eastern oil ports agreed with the government on Sunday to gradually end their eight-month petroleum blockade, which has cost the North African state billions in lost revenues.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, Africa, Libya, Muammar Gaddafi (Gadhafi)

Reinbeck Courier

U of I creative writing & cultural exchange program offers $10,000 in scholarships to U.S. students

Iowa City, IOWA-The University of Iowa's Between the Lines creative writing and cultural exchange program, which brings aspiring writers ages 16-19 from around the world together for two weeks of intensive study, has announced that it will be administering $10,000 in need-based scholarships for the summer 2014 session, to be held on the University ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: Iowa City, IA, University of Iowa, World News, Libya

American Thinker

State of Disunion

The clumsiness and incoherence, if not madness, of this administration's foreign policies are creating havoc around the world.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, Africa, Libya, US News,

Sat Apr 05, 2014

The Nation

Welcome back

For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/06-Apr-2014/welcome-back For news details Read on : Welcome back! OUR STAFF REPORTER/ONLINE KARACHI/LAHORE - Four Pakistani crew members of the hijacked cargo vessel, Morning Glory, reached the Karachi international airport safely on Saturday from Libya while its captain, Mirza Nauman Baig, ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, Pakistan, Asia, Piracy News, Africa, Libya,

•••
•••
•••
•••
 
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••