Libya Tribune

Reports

Revealed: the great European refugee scandal

By Daniel Howden, Apostolis Fotiadis and Zach Campbell Evidence obtained by the Guardian exposes a coordinated and unlawful EU assault on the rights of desperate people trying to cross the Mediterranean.

Information Warfare Shaping Child Rights in...

By Sam Peters Fighting continues to flare up across Libya, violating peace resolutions agreed at January’s Berlin summit. The destructive harvest of war is increasingly being reaped by the most innocent and vulnerable – children.

Former Trump Adviser Explored Business...

Walid Phares has supported Khalifa Haftar By Dan Friedman When Khalifa Haftar launched an offensive last spring to oust Libya’s internationally recognized government in Tripoli, he sought US support with a simple pitch.

Special Briefing: Senior State Department...

Moderator (M): Today’s briefing will be on background, attribution to a senior department official or State Department official. And he is going to start with remarks and then will take a few of your questions.

Lawyer claims Italy can’t charge captain...

By Frances D’Emilio A lawyer for the captain of a cargo ship jailed in Italy for allegedly transporting embargoed armaments to Libya contended on Thursday that there are no legal grounds for a case against his client in Italy.

UAE Lures Foreign Mercenaries to Fight Proxy...

By Saltanat Berdikeeva A recent revelation about a UAE-based security firm involved in deceiving thousands of young Sudanese men into protecting UAE’s oil interests and fighting its wars in Libya and Yemen drew angry protests in Sudan.

EU States to Deploy Ships Off Libya in Sign...

By Nikos Chrysoloras & Boris Groendahl The European Union agreed to deploy warships to enforce an arms embargo on Libya in a move that underscores the increasing importance the bloc places on geopolitics as it seeks to defuse the conflict...

Libya: Q&A on an International...

Human Rights Watch has documented a steady deterioration in the human rights and humanitarian situation in Libya since the beginning of 2019. Insufficient domestic and international efforts to ensure a measure of accountability for past and...