Libya - Level 4: Do Not Travel
Do not travel to Libya due to crime, terrorism, civil unrest, kidnapping, armed conflict, and COVID-19.
Officially known as the Great Socialist People's Libyan Arab Jamahiriya, Libya has a developing economy. Islamic ideals and beliefs provide the conservative foundation of the country's customs, laws, and practices. Tourist facilities are becomingmore available but are still not widespread throughout the country.
Jumping onto trucks to get to Britain: A migrant?s day
Mohammad and Jaber spend every day looking for the right truck, and this afternoon it feels like it could happen. This truck seems right. They scream to their friend to jump.
Publ.Date : Mon, 18 Oct 2021 23:46:00 GMT
Libya Launches Awareness Campaigns on COVID-19
The Libyan National Center for Disease Control (NCDC) said it organized a lecture to raise awareness on the importance of COVID-related precautionary measures to guarantee a safe return to schools. Th ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 17 Oct 2021 00:52:00 GMT
?My diploma has lost all value?: Libya?s young graduates face an uncertain future
A decade of conflict has weighed heavily on Libya, a country with a rich cultural heritage and home to a generation of youth with dreams of successful careers and economic security. Despite a recent ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 20 Sep 2021 09:55:00 GMT
UN: Libya\'s roundup tops 5,000 migrants as concerns grow
ABOARD GEO BARENTS (AP) ? The number of migrants rounded up as part of Libya's unprecedented crackdown exceeds 5,000 people, including hundreds of children and women ? dozens of them pregnant ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 04 Oct 2021 03:12:00 GMT
UN experts decry possible crimes against humanity in Libya
GENEVA (AP) ? Investigators commissioned by the United Nations' top human rights body said Monday they had evidence of possible crimes against humanity and war crimes in Libya. Many of the ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 04 Oct 2021 04:47:00 GMT
Libya: Will elections finally bring healing?
Aguila Saleh, the head of Libya's parliament in Tobruk, could potentially be a presidential candidate Collombier is convinced that another name should have been on the sanction list: General ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 24 Sep 2021 12:18:00 GMT
Libya?s migrant roundup reaches 4,000 amid major crackdown
A major crackdown in western Libya resulted in the detention of 4,000 migrants, including hundreds of women and children, officials said Saturday. The raids took place Friday in the western town ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 02 Oct 2021 04:11:00 GMT
Libya: Unity government loses disputed no-confidence vote
The row raises questions about a UN-backed election. The unity government took office earlier this year with a mandate to guide Libya to elections on December 24 The lower chamber of the Libyan ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 21 Sep 2021 18:32:00 GMT
Key Libya commander suspends duties ahead of December vote
Libya's powerful, east-based commander announced Wednesday he was suspending his role as leader of a self-styled Libyan army for the next three months ? the clearest indication yet that he may ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 22 Sep 2021 11:01:00 GMT
UN: Over 550 Europe-bound migrants intercepted off Libya
ABOARD GEO BARENTS (AP) ? Libya?s coast guard Sunday intercepted two boats carrying more than 550 Europe-bound migrants off the country?s shore, the U.N. refugee agency said. It marked the ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 03 Oct 2021 04:03:00 GMT