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Libya parliament chief allied to Haftar rules out talks before Tripoli captured

14 Jun 2019

CAIRO/TRIPOLI The head of the Libyan parliament aligned with eastern forces trying to seize the capital from the internationally-backed government said on Thursday there could be no peace talks until they had captured the city.

Tripoli's children struggle to study as war reaches the capital

13 Jun 2019

TRIPOLI For 13-year-old Taha Aboud, who dreams of becoming an engineer, war in Libya's capital Tripoli has meant his family fleeing their home and him missing studies as they searched for a new school.

Libyan gunmen halt water pipeline to besieged Tripoli

21 May 2019

TRIPOLI Gunmen have cut off the main water pipeline to Libya’s besieged capital, Tripoli, spelling more misery for residents already reeling from weeks of fighting.

Libyan gunmen halt water pipeline to besieged Tripoli

20 May 2019

TRIPOLI, May 20 Gunmen have cut off the main water pipeline to Libya's besieged capital Tripoli, spelling more misery for residents already reeling from weeks of fighting.

Tripoli urges Trump to stop Haftar's backers meddling in Libya

10 May 2019

TRIPOLI Libya's internationally recognised government denounced its foe Khalifa Haftar as an "aspiring military dictator" on Friday and urged U.S. President Donald Trump to stop foreign support for his month-long offensive on the capital Tripoli.

Tripoli urges Trump to stop Haftar's backers meddling in Libya

10 May 2019

TRIPOLI, May 10 Libya's internationally recognised government denounced its foe Khalifa Haftar as an "aspiring military dictator" on Friday and urged U.S. President Donald Trump to stop foreign support for his month-long offensive on the capital Tripoli.

Tripoli government threatens to suspend foreign firms to pressure Europe

09 May 2019

TRIPOLI/BENGHAZI, Libya Libya's internationally recognised government asked 40 foreign firms including French oil major Total to renew their licences or have their operations suspended, pressuring Europe to stop an eastern military offensive against Tripoli.

France seeks Libya ceasefire, migrant centre struck

09 May 2019

TRIPOLI/PARIS France's President Emmanuel Macron called on Wednesday for a ceasefire in the month-long battle for Libya's capital Tripoli after fighting hit a migrant detention centre overnight.

Libyan PM meets Macron, shell hits migrant centre

08 May 2019

TRIPOLI, May 8 Libya's internationally-recognised prime minister met French President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday after an air strike hit a migrant detention centre overnight even as the month-long battle for Tripoli slowed during Ramadan.

UPDATE 2-Nine soldiers killed in south Libya attack on Haftar camp - hospital

04 May 2019

BENGHAZI/TRIPOLI, May 4 Nine soldiers were killed on Saturday in an attack claimed by Islamic State on a training camp belonging to the eastern Libyan forces of Khalifa Haftar, hospital authorities said.

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