Libya Tribune

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Libya’s future depends on constructive...

By Mehmet Öğütçü Libya has been mired in violence between competing forces, militias, and jihadists since the toppling of former leader Muammar Gaddafi in 2011. UN efforts to broker peace have failed, so many external actors have entered...

Would S-400 deployment in Libya be...

By Basel Haj Jasem The course of events in Libya will be soon determined by the positions of Ankara and Moscow and a decision that will be made by Washington – which has yet to throw its weight on the power scales. The parties will definitely...

There is No Muslim Liberation Cause the UAE...

There is No Muslim Liberation Cause the UAE Will Not Sabotage By CJ Werleman When you piece all strands of the UAE’s foreign policy together, what you have is a Muslim-led country standing in firm opposition to Muslims who seek freedom from...

Turkey-Libya .. Towards a Future Action Plan

By Essam AbdelShafy In light of the developments that the Libyan crisis has witnessed since the early 2020 until now, and with an escalating debate about the Turkish role in the crisis, and the difference that such role can make in support of...

Libya is a European Emergency

By Marc Pierini EU leaders must either decide to act jointly as the European Union or leave Libya’s future in the hands of Russia and Turkey—with dangerous consequences for NATO and for Europe’s security.

Who has whispered in Sisi’s ear to commit...

By Tawfiq Rabahi Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi went to the border with Libya on Saturday to boost his army’s morale before sending them to fight against a foreign enemy. The visit was given a lot of media coverage.

Is Cairo Going to War?

By Yezid Sayigh The Egyptian military may intervene in neighboring Libya, but it likely wants to avoid a major confrontation.

GNA should resist Egypt’s ceasefire...

By David Mack The Libyan Government of National Accord (GNA) is at a crucial juncture. They have momentum on the ground, but they risk losing the chance to restore a unified Libya if they acquiesce to an Egyptian proposal for what amounts to a...

Egypt “opened the door”...

By Dobrin Yotov “Today we are facing – I’m not afraid to say – the” Syrianization “of Libya. We cannot imagine this situation continuing 200 kilometers off the coast of Europe! ”

Libya’s uncertain trajectory

By Emiliano Alessandri Coming on the heels of a string of military successes by the Turkey-backed Government of National Accord (GNA), the recent withdrawal of the Libyan National Army (LNA) from Tarhuna removed Gen. Khalifa Hifter’s last...

Why Is Turkey Involved in Libyan Conflict?

By Ezel Sahinkaya Turkey and Libya further strengthened their bilateral ties on Thursday in a meeting between Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and the Tripoli-based Prime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj.

The EU is in a muddle over Libya

Confused foreign policy contrasts with bold action on pandemic. The EU is in a muddle over Libya Confused foreign policy contrasts with bold action on pandemic.