Europe

EU limits sales of inflatable boats to Libya

Most of the 100,000 refugees and migrants who crossed the Mediterranean Sea this year arrived in Italy from Libya.

EU limits sales of inflatable boats to Libya

Middle East

Rescued migrants describe life at Libya's detention centres

Migrants who were rescued by Libyan coastguard often end up in detention centres, where some say that they face ill treatment.

Middle East

Libyan businesses struggling to stay afloat amid crisis

In Libya, many are struggling to get the basics of everyday life. Many businesses have shut down during three years of civil war.

Middle East

Haftar's forces declare victory in battle for Benghazi

Khalifa Haftar's self-styled Libyan National Army has been fighting for control of Libya's second city for three years.

Libya

Scores feared dead after boat sinks off Libya coast

More than 10,000 people were rescued last week from rickety boats that had set off from Libya.

Scores feared dead after boat sinks off Libya coast

Migrants

Irish naval ship 'rescues 712 people' off Libyan coast

Hundreds, including 14 pregnant women and four infants, rescued off of Libya in 'wretched state', says Irish navy.

Irish naval ship 'rescues 712 people' off Libyan coast

War & Conflict

Haftar forces make gains in Libya's Benghazi

Heavy fighting reported as UAE-backed renegade general's LNA advances on last holdouts of fighters in central Benghazi.

Haftar forces make gains in Libya's Benghazi

Al Jazeera World

Libya's Shifting Sands: Derna and Sirte

A rare look at the fight against ISIL in the cities of Derna and Sirte in the constant flux of the post-Gaddafi era.

Africa

126 refugees feared dead after Libya shipwreck: IOM

Testimony from survivors brought to Italy suggests that more than 120 refugees drowned while trying to reach Europe.

IOM: 126 refugees feared dead after shipwreck off Libya

Khalifa Haftar

Forces loyal to Libya's Haftar 'burn 6,000 books'

Benghazi police destroy literature they say 'promotes violence' and ideas linked to the Muslim brotherhood and ISIL.

Forces loyal to Libya's Haftar 'burn 6,000 books'

Middle East

UN agency fears for Africans held by gang in Libya

Video posted on Facebook shows abused Somalis and Ethiopians 'huddled fearfully in a concrete room'.

UN agency fears for Africans held by gang in Libya

Middle East

ICC demands 'immediate arrest' of Saif al-Islam Gaddafi

Son of former Libyan leader reportedly released from prison a few days ago in Libya's western city of Zintan.

ICC demands 'immediate arrest' of Saif al-Islam Gaddafi

Middle East

UN report: UAE violates Libya arms embargo

Report says Gulf nation has repeatedly violated international arms embargo and secretly supplied renegade general.

UN report: UAE violates Libya arms embargo

Opinion

Qatar, the UAE and the Libya connection

The UAE perceives the possibility of a stable, peaceful and prosperous Libya as a threat to its status in the region.

Guma El-Gamaty

by Guma El-Gamaty

Guma El-Gamaty

Inside Story

Why was Saif al-Islam Gaddafi released from prison?

The son of Libya's former leader Muammar Gaddafi has been released from prison.