Give war a chance: Haftar’s forces rule out UN dialogue to end Libya conflict.
By Fehim Tastekin A war of drones involving Turkey has escalated in Libya in recent weeks, as Khalifa Hifter’s Libyan...Read More
By Emadeddin Badi Khalifa Hifter has managed to garner outside support by appealing to foreign states’ desire for a stable Libya, but this rogue former general and would-be authoritarian has proven a troublesome proxy.
By George Mikhail Libyan Foreign Minister Fathi Bashagha with the internationally recognized Government of National Accord (GNA) rejected on Aug. 23 in an interview with the German News Agency the Egyptian regime’s support for the...
By Amr Salahi Fifty years after his coup against King Idris I of Libya, Gaddafi’s legacy, his erratic theories, and his destruction of the Libyan state institutions still haunt Libya.
By Austin Bodetti Political violence has led to frequent blackouts, forcing the country’s residents to innovate. To meet the ever-increasing demands of energy consumption, a growing number of Libyans have adopted solar power.
By Ferhat Polat Turkey’s support to the UN-backed Government of National Accord in Libya should be replicated by other responsible global powers.
By Fehim Tastekin For enthusiasts of adventures in former Ottoman lands, Turkish connections are easy to find across the region.
By Keith Jones In 2020, when Tunisia begins its two-year term as non-permanent member of the Security Council, the country will have the biggest opportunity to influence international affairs since becoming a democracy in 2011.
By Paul Iddon Since the current conflict in Libya between the Libyan National Army (LNA) and the Government of National Accord (GNA) began with the former’s siege on Tripoli in April airpower has played a very significant role in the war...
By Nabih Bulos On the southern edge of Libya’s capital, drones belonging to Turkey and the United Arab Emirates fly missions against forces on opposite sides.
By Frederic Wehrey & Megan Doherty Summary: With diplomacy failing and a battlefield stalemate in Libya, the United States must act to protect Libyan civilians from humanitarian disaster.
By Ali A. Ali All possible outcomes of the Sudanese revolution are violent except surrender, or the kind of compromise that kicks the can down the road and postpones resolving the real issues.
By Mustafa Fetouri Between May 2011 and today the United Nations has appointed six special representatives to Libya, from five different nationalities, each serving less than two years.
By Frederic Wehrey In 1911, over a swathe of small farms south of Tripoli, an Italian aviator named Giulio Gavotti leaned out of his biplane and threw a small bomb onto Turkish soldiers below.
By Edward Hunt The Kurds and the Misratan militias have seen U.S. support evaporate.
By Carla Bleiker The warring factions in Libya’s stalemated conflict don’t seem to be interested in a diplomatic solution.
In downtown Benghazi a few weeks ago, the historic Jumhouria Hospital witnessed the demolition of one of its damaged buildings, as part of the municipality’s attempt to begin reconstruction in the war-torn city’s central Al-Sabri district.
By Giorgio Cafiero For several reasons, Israel has joined various Arab powers to back a Haftar in Libya.