Tag: Tripoli

Flights resume at Tripoli’s only functioning airport

Tripoli: Libya has reopened Tripoli's Mitiga airport - the only functioning airport in the capital - after militants fired rockets…

500,000 children face ‘immediate danger’ in Libya capital: UN

Tripoli: Half a million children are in "immediate danger" in Libya's capital Tripoli due to fighting, the United Nations children's…

All Flights diverted after rocket attack at Tripoli airport

Just less than a week after UN brokered a truce between rival militias in Tripoli, residents in Libya witnessed rockets…

UN-backed government puts Tripoli on maximum security alert

Tripoli: Libya's United Nations-backed unity government has put its security services on maximum alert at sensitive sites in Tripoli after…

63 dead, 12 missing in Tripoli clashes

Tripoli: A total of 63 people died and 12 went missing in the clashes in Libya capital Tripoli, said the…

Libya in chaos since overthrow of Kadhafi

Tripoli: Libya, which has seen more than a week of deadly clashes between rival militias around Tripoli, fell into chaos…

Riots in Jail, Hundreds of inmates escaped

Tripoli: As many as 400 prison inmates escaped on Sunday following the riot between rival militias in Tripoli according to…

Fresh clashes erupt in Libya’s Tripoli

Tripoli: Fresh clashes erupted on Wednesday in Libya's capital city of Tripoli between UN-backed government forces and armed militias. Our…

Libya shaken after bodies of kidnapped children found

Tripoli: Libyans mourned Sunday after the discovery of the bodies of three small children from the same family kidnapped in…

Twin car bombings in Libya kills 27

Benghazi [Libya]: A powerful twin car bombing in Libya's Benghazi killed at least 27 people and injured 30 others, Libyan…

Libya confirms Gaddafi’s son is in prison

Tripoli: Saadi Gaddafi, son of the late Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi, is still in prison, according to the director of…

30 dead in Libya boat capsize

Tripoli: At least 30 migrants have died and 200 have been rescued after their boat capsized off the coast of…

Kidnapped Libyan Parliament member freed

Tripoli: A Libyan lawmaker and a number of his escorts were released after being kidnapped in Tripoli by an armed…

74 illegal migrants rescued off Libyan coast

Tripoli: Libyan coast guards have rescued 74 illegal immigrants, including women and children, from a damaged rubber boat off the…