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News Roundup - Sun, Mar 25, 2018

Consultations were held between the Presidential Council (PC) and the United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) on the United Nations Strategic Framework (UNSF) in Libya for the period 2019-2020. The UNSMIL

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Libya rejects AU Free Movement Protocol

Foreign Minister of Presidential Council, Mohammed Siyala, has refused to sign the protocol attached to the African Continental Free Trade Area agreement (AFCFTA) on the freedom of movement of people and the right of residence.

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News Roundup - Thu, Mar 22, 2018

The UN envoy to Libya, Ghassan Salame, stressed that United Nations agencies should prepare themselves to support the education sector in Libya during a meeting held on Tuesday with Minister of Education Othman Abdel J

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News Roundup - Tue, Mar 20, 2018

Mitiga airport in Tripoli hosted the ceremony to lay the foundation stone of a new air traffic control tower on Tuesday. Minister of Transportation Milad Matoug, Presidential Council member Mohammed Emmari, offici

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Italy impounds rescue ship for Proactiva Open Arms for refusing orders of Libya Coast Guard

An Italian prosecutor in Catania, Sicily, ordered on Monday the seizure of the Spanish rescue group Proactiva Open Arms’ ship and is considering criminal charges against two members of its crew and the founder of the NGO af

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Benghazi Commission denounces participation of eastern unelected mayors in Tripoli meeting

Benghazi Commission -a working group set up to deal with the affairs of the displaced people of Benghazi- denounced the arrival of a number of unelected mayors of the eastern region in Tripoli to participate in the second meetin

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4500 people flee Sabha clashes

At least 4500 people have been displaced due to the clashes in the southern Libyan city of Sabha, the Assistant Director of the Health Services Department in the city, Salim Bashir, revealed.

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