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Tripoli (Xinhua/UNI) The air forces of the UN-backed Libyan government launched 3 airstrikes against the eastern-based army in south of the capital Tripoli, as the armed conflict in the city between the two parties continues. more
Libya: ‘Substantial civilian casualties’ in Derna, UN humanitarian chief ‘deeply concerned’

New York: Increasing hostilities in the oil-rich city of Derna are becoming an increasing source of concern said the UN Humanitarian Coordinator for Libya on Friday, following an intensif ...

Libya: Attack on foreign ministry, an attack on all Libyans, stresses UN envoy

New York: The United Nations peace mission in Libya has “strongly” condemned a terrorist attack on the country’s foreign ministry in the capital, Tripoli.

Increasing hostilities in Libya taking heavy toll on civilians, warns UN relief official

New York, The top United Nations relief official in Libya has voiced deep alarm at the humanitarian impact of increasing hostilities in Tripoli, which has led over two days to the deaths ...

UN chief “alarmed” by violations of UN-backed ceasefire in Libya

New York,  United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres stated on Friday that he is “alarmed by the increasing number of violations of the ceasefire” in the c ...

UN condemns ‘cowardly’ attack on Libya’s national oil corporation headquarters

New York,  The UN Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) has strongly condemned Monday’s attack on the National Oil Company (NOC) headquarters in Tripoli.

Ceasefire agreement reached in Libyan capital, announces UN mission

New York,  An agreement on a ceasefire in Tripoli has been reached under the auspices of Ghassan Salame, the top United Nations official in Libya, the Organization’s Support Mi ...

As Security Council imposes sanctions on six human traffickers in Libya, UN chief calls for more accountability

New York: The United Nations Secretary-General, António Guterres, has called for more accountability for human traffickers in Libya, after the UN Security Council on Thursday added ...

UNHCR raises alarm over deadly detention centre escape in Libya

New York, June 2 (IBNS): More than a dozen people have been killed or wounded by traffickers as they attempted to flee a detention centre in Libya last month, the UN refugee agency, UNHCR ...

Libya: Tawerghans must not be held hostage to political crisis, UN says, urging safe return

New York, Mar 1 (JEN): The United Nations and its partners in Libya have called for the voluntary, safe and dignified return of the population displaced from the northern town of Tawergha ...