December 2021

HoR suspends session devoted to discussing political roadmap

December 28, 2021 - 19:06
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Written By: LibyaMohammed

The House of Representatives (HoR) suspended on Tuesday its session in Tobruk to discuss the political roadmap.

The HoR is heading to adopt a long-term roadmap for the coming stage and refused to hold elections in January, according to the proposal of the High National Elections Commission (HNEC ), according to some sources from the HoR.

The Shakshuk Town

December 28, 2021 - 13:59
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Written By: LibyaMohammed

It is located in western Libya in the Nafusa mountain at the bottom of it, about 170 km away from the Libyan capital, Tripoli. It is bordered to the south by Jadu, to the west by Al-Jawsh, to the east by Qasr Al-Hajj, and to the north by Sahal Jafara.

It consists of three tribes; Awlad Al-Badri, Awlad Shebl, and Al-Shaqran.

It is considered an oasis, it has palm trees and more than six water springs. 

Williams: Real focus needs to be on producing elections, not on GNU's fate

December 28, 2021 - 11:34
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Written By: SafaAlharathy

UN Special Adviser on Libya, Stephanie Williams, says that the main focus after the delay of the planned election in Libya should be on how to proceed with this due, rather than on the fate of the interim executive authority.

Speaking to Reuters, Williams said that most Libyans wanted an end to what she called "this interminable transitional period", but it was up to the parliament to decide whether the GNU's mandate is still valid.

Cavusoglu: Haftar stipulated meeting Erdogan to visit Turkey

December 28, 2021 - 11:29
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Written By: SafaAlharathy

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said that his country is working with the legitimate government in Libya and wants a comprehensive solution for the Libyan crisis.

Cavusoglu told reporters at the Turkish Foreign Ministry HQ in Ankara that they managed to find common ground with the Libyan side from the beginning, "but for some reason, the eastern region moved a little further from Turkey because their agenda was different."

Al-Ahly sacks French Coach after unfortunate results in Libyan league

December 28, 2021 - 11:21
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Written By: SafaAlharathy

Al-Ahly Tripoli FC has sacked its French coach Bernard Simondi and his assistant, the steering committee of Al-Ahly confirmed on Monday.

The committee disclosed in a statement that Tunisian Fathi Jebali would coach the team to replace the dismissed French coach.

The termination of the French coach's contract came after the team failed in the Libyan league during the last four rounds.

HoR declares British ambassador 'persona non grata'

December 28, 2021 - 11:09
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Written By: SafaAlharathy

Parliament spokesman Abdullah Blehaq said that the House of Representatives (HoR) would declare in the coming session that the UK ambassador to Libya is a persona non grata and will assign the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to communicate with the concerned authorities to inform them of the decision.

The council also decided to summon the president and members of the High National Elections Commission (HNEC) about the obstacles to the electoral process and discuss the reports in this regard.