NEW YORK, Feb.28 -- A newly published UN report has documented widespread violations and abuses committed in Libya since the beginning of 2014, said UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Prince Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein.
An investigation by six U.N. …Read more
Tripoli, 29 February 2016 - Sources at the Central Bank of Libya have said the Bank has decided to place a freeze on bank accounts of 79 legal entities. The Central Bank has frozen a number of accounts of legal …Read more
Gharyan, 28.02.2016(Lana) A security meeting held Sunday in Gharyan to discuss repeated security breaches in the municipality and its negative impact on security of the citizens. The meeting which included all heads of security agencies in Gharyan address the need …Read more
Sabrata, 29 February 2016 - The Local Council in the city of Sabrata has announced that schools would remain closed in the Sabrata governate until the security situation becomes stable. The Local Council has urged local population to cooperate with …Read more
Geneva, 29 February 2016(Lana) The United Nations Human Rights Council on Monday started its annual session which lasts until March 24, and which was expected to discuss human rights issues, especially in countries where there are armed conflicts like Libya …Read more
Change to immigration restrictions for crew changes
Monday, February 29, 2016, Fujairah, UAE
Vessels coming from and going to ports in the following country's port are now permitted to conduct crew changes through Port of Fujairah Immigration:
The U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights warns that international human rights laws aimed at safeguarding the rights and dignity of human life, are increasingly being violated by states for short-term gain. Speaking at the opening of the U.N. …Read more
A research group says China's arms exports have almost doubled in five years as the country has moved to become a major player in the global industry.
Chinese exports of major arms grew by 88 percent between 2011 …Read more