Libya Tribune

Interviews

Bughaighis: We seek international aid to...

Interviewed by Sputnik Tripoli does not expect any new initiatives to be proposed at the conference on Libya in Palermo, Italy, next month as the event will be aimed at supporting the United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL), the...

ISIS regroups to attack a fragmented Libya

The city of Sirte, once the crowning jewel of the Islamic State in Libya, was part of the ISIS-controlled coastline from 2015 to 2016. Over a six-month offensive, Libyan security forces combined with U.S. airstrikes wiped out ISIS combatants...

Interview: Libya’s NOC hopes talks...

Libya’s crude oil production has hit a five-year high, bringing badly needed revenue to the violence-wracked country, but further gains will depend on stabilizing security and attracting foreign investment, the chairman of state-owned...

Mustafa Abushagur: ‘The revolution...

By Sophie Shevardnadze It’s been seven years since Western powers toppled Gaddafi, leaving the country split and in tatters. Can unity in Libya ever be reached again? We talked to Mustafa Abushagur, the former deputy prime minister of Libya.

All Against All

By Michael Young In an interview, Emadeddin Badi talks about today’s Libya, which faces both civil war and state collapse.

Mustafa Abushagur: ‘The revolution...

By Sophie Shevardnadze It’s been seven years since Western powers toppled Gaddafi, leaving the country split and in tatters. Can unity in Libya ever be reached again? We talked to Mustafa Abushagur, the former deputy prime minister of Libya.

An Interview on Reconciliation in Libya

By Mohammed Srait This is the interview with Dr. Miftah al-Masuri, coordinator of external relations at the Preparatory Committee for the National General comprehensive Conference (Libyan-Libyan).

What’s next for Libya?

By Ramy Allahoum Middle East scholar Jalel Harchaoui discusses the challenges hampering efforts to achieve political transition in Libya.

Six Years After a US Ambassador Was Killed...

By Ashish Kumar Sen On the night of September 11, 2012, the US diplomatic compound in Benghazi was attacked and burned. The US Ambassador to Libya, Christopher Stevens, who was visiting Libya’s eastern city, and three other US citizens lost...

Is there hope for reforming Libya’s...

By George Mikhail In an interview with Al-Monitor, Libyan Economy and Industry Minister Nasser al-Dresi talks about the Government of National Accord’s new economic reform program and the challenges it faces.

Can Libya’s Divisions Be Healed?

Interview by Andrew Seger The Islamic State has been nearly defeated and migrant crossings to Europe have declined, so why is Libya’s state failure so troubling?

Al-Hassadi: ‘To defeat terrorism we...

The member of the State Council in Libya, Mansour Al-Hassadi (MA), talks to “Libya prospect (LP)” about his point of view on the latest unknown air raids that bombarded the city of Derna on 30th of last month.

Libya’s environment: an insider’s...

With difficult and dangerous access, one’s picture of Libya tends to be based on conflict and crisis seen on the news. Some wouldn’t expect nature conservation to be on anyone’s agenda, yet it is alive and growing. We get the reaction...

Al-Ahram Al-Arabi weekly magazine promotes...

Interviewed By Ahmed Ibrahim Amer Al-Ahram Al-Arabi weekly magazine sat down with veteran Libyan military commander Khalifa Haftar, the most powerful figure in eastern Libya, to talk about the military scene in the North African...