December 2020

LPTIC signs sponsorship contract with Al Ittihad club

December 09, 2020 - 12:35
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Written By: SafaAlharathy

Al-Madar Al-Jadid signed on Tuesday a sponsorship contract with Al-Ittihad club, as part of the initiative launched by the Libyan Post Telecommunications & Information Technology Company (LPTIC) to sponsor Libyan clubs.

The signing ceremony was attended by Chairman of the Board of Directors of the LPTIC, Faisal Qarqab, General Manager of Al-Madar Al-Jadid, Muhammad Hassan, and Chairman of the Board of Directors of Al-Ittihad Club, Jamal Al-Jaafari.

Full-quorum Libyan HoR session in Ghadames pushed to December 21

December 08, 2020 - 20:32
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Written By: AbdulkaderAssad

Members of the Libyan House of Representatives (HoR), who are meeting in Ghadames city, have announced that the full-quorum session is delayed and will be held on December 21 after failing to convene Tuesday to elect a new presidency.

On Monday, the HoR members held a consultative meeting agreeing to convene a full-quorum session Tuesday in Ghadames but disputes, mainly on electing a new presidency, got in the way.

Haftar's forces detain Turkish commercial ship carrying medicines to Libya

December 08, 2020 - 20:26
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Written By: AbdulkaderAssad

Khalifa Haftar's forces intercepted Tuesday a Turkish commercial ship as it was heading to Libya's Misrata carrying medicines on board, saying the ship was "violating instructions".

The spokesman for Haftar's forces, Ahmed Al-Mismari said on Twitter that Mabrouka Ship (with the Jamaican flag and owned by a Turkish national) was detained in Libyan waters because it had entered "a restricted area and failed to comply with instructions or respond to calls".

Turkish embassy rebuffs Saudi TV claims that Ankara is upset about Bashagha's France, Egypt visits

December 08, 2020 - 20:11
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Written By: AbdulkaderAssad

The Turkish embassy in Libya's capital Tripoli has dismissed the claims of Saudi channel "Al-Arabiya", which is based in the UAE, about the meeting between the Turkish ambassador and Head of Libya's High Council of State Khalid Al-Mishri, denying to have sent any message to the Interior Minister Fathi Bashagha about his visits to Egypt and France.