By Sara Creta When NGO workers arrived at the Janzoor detention centre in Libya in October 2018 to collect 11 unaccompanied minors due to be returned to their country of origin, they were shocked to find that the young people had completely...
Fears mount for kidnapped Libyan MP Seham Sergiwa By Faisal Edroos Prominent female politician was abducted hours after she criticised eastern Libyan commander Khalifa Haftar’s offensive on Tripoli.
By Simon Speakman Cordall They even defied Gadhafi to establish one of the most long-standing institutions of Libyan civil society. Now, with the civil battle for the capital ravaging the country, the Scouts movement’s help is needed once...
By Rebecca Murray They witnessed the overthrow of Gaddafi, and have grown up in a society riven by war, no wonder then that the psychological toll on Libya’s youth has been critical.
By Joanie de Rijke Colonel Khaled Hanka has been locating and defusing hidden explosives for over thirty years.
By Ahmed Elumami After fleeing an advance by eastern-based forces on Tripoli, 80-year-old Mabrouka al-Twati and her daughter spent days sleeping rough in the Libyan capital.
By Maha Salah Egyptian laborers have been facing kidnapping and murder just to be able to make a living in Libya.
Interviewed by Frédéric Bobin According to researcher Tarek Megerisi, the stagnation of the Marshal’s offensive on Tripoli tarnishes his image as a strong man and risks weakening his political base.
By Alessandra Bajec Dozens of Tunisian minors born to ‘Islamic State’ fighters remain in Libyan prisons despite repeated calls by family members to bring them home.
By Elif Binici & Mustafa Kırıkçıoğlu Having different ideologies and remedies for their country’s future and problems, the youth of Libya striving to make a positive push as the North African country’s slowly moves toward...
By Borzou Daragahi Meet the group of activists risking their lives to provide a ‘third voice’ in the conflict.
By Valeria Alice Colombo While the whole of Europe was speaking about the castaways we had on board, we were the only ones hearing their stories.
LP family seeks help after relative’s alleged abduction by Libyan warlord. By Ted Yoakum Libyan women’s rights and democracy advocate Seham Sergiwa has been missing since July 17 after she critisized Libyan warlord Khalifa Haftar...
By Sudarsan Raghavan Ten months ago, Salah Badi was the curse of Libya’s capital.
The UAE is accused of supplying fighters trying to seize Tripoli with anti-tank missiles made in the US. How did US-made anti-tank missiles sold to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) end up on the battlefield in Libya?
By Francesca Mannocchi As foreign arms fuel the conflict for control of Libya’s western capital, the mood in Tripoli is one of defiance – and resignation.
By Mustafa Abu Sneineh In an interview with MEE, Aymen Seifennaser says all parties agree the conflict must end, but they disagree on the details of how to do it.
Libyan MP and former FM Aly Abuzaakouk discusses Khalifa Haftar’s assault on Tripoli and the ongoing conflict in Libya.