Libya

Libya: 23 die as truck carrying refugees overturns

At least 23 people have died after a truck carrying hundreds of migrants overturned in Libya, according to local media.

23 killed as truck carrying migrants overturns in Libya

Libya

Deadly bomb blast rips through Benghazi mosque

At least two die and scores are wounded as bombing his mosque during Friday prayers in eastern Libyan city.

Deadly mosque blast hits Libya's Benghazi

Libya

Libyan commander wanted by ICC hands himself in

Mahmoud al-Werfalli is sought by the International Criminal Court over alleged summary execution of dozens of people.

Libyan commander wanted by ICC hands himself in

Refugees

Ninety feared dead after shipwreck off Libya coast

International Organization for Migration says three people survived the incident early on Friday.

Ninety feared dead after shipwreck off Libya coast

Libya

Saving refugees in the Mediterranean Sea

Nearly 200 people died trying to reach Europe via the Mediterranean in the first half of January this year.

Saving refugees in the Mediterranean Sea

Libya

Slavery in Libya: Life inside a container

Two Eritreans, sold as slaves, share harrowing details of their time inside illegal detention centres in Libya.

Slavery in Libya: Life inside a container

Libya

Deadly double car bombing ends calm in Benghazi

Fighters and security officials from east Libyan forces among at least 33 killed in Benghazi attacks.

Libya: Double car bombing kills 33 in Benghazi

Libya

Continued abuse of African refugees in Libya feared

Illegal detention centres, extortion and slavery common as asylum seekers use country as jumping-off point to reach Europe.

Libya

Deadly clashes in Libyan capital force airport to close

At least nine people killed and 32 wounded after rival Libyan groups fight for control over Mitiga airport.

Deadly clashes in Libyan capital force airport to close

Middle East

At least 90 migrants drown off Libyan coast

Another 300 on other boats were rescued from the Mediterranean Sea on Tuesday. Libya is where most migrants are trafficked from as they try to reach Europe.

Libya

Up to 100 refugees feared drowned off Libyan coast

Libya's navy says up to 100 refugees are missing as it rescues 300 from three boats in the Mediterranean Sea.

Up to 100 refugees feared drowned off Libyan coast

Nigeria

Nigerian migrants return from Libya back to square one

Even after experiencing horrible treatment and conditions, almost half of West African migrants returning home from Libya say that they will try to reach Europe again.

Nigeria

Nigeria flying citizens from Libya amid 'endemic' abuse

Some 5,500 Nigerians trapped in Libya while attempting to reach Europe to be evacuated amid reports of slavery and rape.

Libya

Eight refugees die in shipwreck off Libya

Italy's coastguard recovers bodies of eight female refugees and rescues 86 others in the first such shipwreck of 2018.

Eight refugees die in shipwreck off Libya