More than 200 illegal migrants rescued off Libyan coast: UNHCR

TRIPOLI, More than 200 illegal migrants, including women and children, have been rescued off Libyan coast, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) said.

“Over 200 persons were brought to Tripoli by the Libyan Coast Guard, among them 9 …

European Union Presses Zimbabwe to End Rights Abuses

The European Union is ratcheting up pressure on Zimbabwe over the lack of substantial reforms that has allowed for the humanitarian, economic, and social situation in the country to deteriorate, with persistent violations of human rights and limitations on democratic …

Sanallah Receives UN Envoy To Libya Jan Kubis.

Tripoli, (Lana) - Chairman of the Board of Directors of the National Oil Corporation, Engineer Mustafa Sanallah, received Saturday in Tripoli, the United Nations envoy to Libya Jan Kubis The meeting dealt with the role of the National Oil Corporation …

Libya’s Interior Minister Survives Assassination Attempt

Libya’s interior minister survived unscathed Sunday an attack by gunmen on his motorcade, according to sources from his office.

The gunmen fired on Fathi Bashagha’s convoy as he drove across the capital of Tripoli Sunday following a visit to the …