Inside Story

Libya peace talks - Can they deliver?

France launches latest attempt to broker peace amid long-standing conflict between two main rival groups.

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

Security fears in Tripoli as Haftar widens military campaign

Thousands of displaced families living in the Libyan capital, Tripoli, fear they will never return to their homes in Benghazi.

Africa

Haftar and ISIL fighters launch attacks in Libya

Simultaneous attacks on UN-backed government come just hours after suspected Egyptian jets target areas south of Sirte.

Haftar and ISIL fighters launch attacks in Libya

Khalifa Haftar

Libya Today: From Arab Spring to failed state

Briefly after the revolution, Libya experienced a period of calm before it was plunged yet again into another conflict.

Libya

What does the Haftar-Serraj meeting mean for Libya?

Analysts say the recent meeting in the UAE may only serve to validate Haftar's political legitimacy.

What does the Haftar-Serraj meeting mean for Libya?

Middle East

Libyan forces accused of killings and body mutilations

Forces of renegade general Khalifa Haftar to investigate abuses after video emerges of troops parading with corpses.

Humanitarian crises

Libya instability behind increase in sea migrants

Libyan prime minister asked for rescue and emergency equipment to curb illegal migration across its border into Europe.

EU roadmap for Libya to stem flow of sea migrants

Middle East

East Libyan forces claim victory in southwest Benghazi

Khalifa Haftar's Libyan National Army kills 23 rival fighters and arrests six more, ending weeks of siege.

East Libyan forces claim victory in southwest Benghazi

Middle East

Khalifa Haftar forces capture key Libya oil terminals

East-based forces claim they have regained control of two oil installations of Ras Lanuf and Es Sider from rival forces.

Middle East

Renegade Libyan general in push to take back oil ports

Forces loyal to renegade general launch push to seize oil terminals in eastern Libya from the Benghazi Defence Brigade.

Libya

Libya: Will losing oil ports end Haftar's power?

Losing the oil ports could be an attempt to weaken Haftar, and force him to meet political rivals, analysts say.

Libya: Will losing oil ports end Haftar's power?

War & Conflict

Rival Libyan factions battle over eastern oil ports

Offensive launched by UN-backed Tripoli government against rival administration's fighters who seized ports last week.

Rival Libyan factions battle over eastern oil ports

Libya

Haftar's forces seize fourth oil port in Libya

Capture of Brega comes as Western nations condemn renegade general's offensive on "oil crescent" along northern coast.

Libya

Forces loyal to Khalifa Haftar attack ports in Libya

Rebel commander's forces assault Zueitina, Ras Lanuf, and Es Sider oil ports in Libya's oil crescent, witnesses say.

Forces loyal to Khalifa Haftar attack ports in Libya