Libyan city Misrata restricts foreigners' entry amid IS attacks

Authorities of Libya's third largest city of Misrata on Wednesday announced new measures restricting the entry of foreigners to the city amid escalating attacks by Islamic State (IS) group, media reported on Thursday.

Suicide bombing claimed by Islamic State in western Libyan city kills five: Official

Suicide bombing claimed by Islamic State in western Libyan city kills five: Official

 Five people were killed and eight wounded in a suicide bombing claimed by Islamic State outside the Libyan city of Misrata on Sunday, security officials said.

Suicide bomber hits checkpoint near Libya's Misrata, several dead: Official

Suicide bomber hits checkpoint near Libya's Misrata, several dead: Official

A suicide bomber attacked a checkpoint outside the Libyan city of Misrata on Sunday, killing several people, a local official said. 

Libya coastguard intercepts 500 migrants

 Libya`s coastguard on Sunday intercepted five boats carrying around 500 mostly African migrants trying to reach Europe and brought them back to shore, an official said.

Italian Navy takes back fishing boat seized near Libya

The Italian navy took back control on Friday of a Sicilian fishing boat that had been seized overnight by unknown assailants near the Libyan coast, the defence ministry said.

Suicide car bomb near Libya's Misrata kills 6 people

The official media agency for Libya's milita-backed government says a suicide car bomb killed 6 people near the western city of Misrata.

Islamic State claims Tripoli attack, car bomb in Misrata

  Militants loyal to Islamic State claimed a bomb attack on a police checkpoint in the Libyan capital on Sunday, the latest in a series of attacks in Tripoli.

UN postpones Libya peace talks again

 The United Nations postponed peace talks between Libya`s warring factions which had been scheduled for Monday without announcing a new date.

First air strikes hit Libya`s militia-held Misrata

Forces loyal to Libya`s internationally recognised government carried out their first air strikes on Sunday against the country`s militia-held third city of Misrata, a spokesman said.

Libyan air force targets militants in Misrata

The Libyan air force Sunday carried out airstrikes on targets in Misrata city linked to the Libya Dawn militant group.

Fighting close to Libyan oilfield and refinery as rival 'oil minister' appears

Soldiers and police have clashed in the last few days near Libya`s biggest El Sharara oilfield in the south, while separate fighting erupted in the west not far from the Zawiya refinery, residents and medics said.

Libyan government says has lost control of most Tripoli ministries

Libya`s government said it has lost control of most ministries and state institutions located in Tripoli after rival armed groups took over the capital.

War planes attack Libyan capital again as airport terminal is destroyed

Fire destroyed the terminal at Tripoli`s main airport on Sunday, one day after it was seized by militia fighters from the Libyan city of Misrata, witnesses said.

Libya`s capital goes on strike over militia attack

Residents of the Libyan capital have launched a general strike and held protests, demanding the city`s myriad of powerful militias be disbanded after violence in which nearly 50 people were killed over the weekend.

`Nobody here killed Gaddafi`: Misrata fighters

Faced with suspicions of an
execution by a lynch mob, the order that "nobody here killed
Gaddafi" has gone around to the fighters who captured alive
the ex-strongman of Libya.

Libyans swarm to Gaddafi body to check he is dead!

Libyans by the hundreds, rushed to see the corpse of ex-leader Muammar Gaddafi who was captured and perhaps killed
by new regime forces.

Misrata fighters display Gaddafi`s war trophies

Dramatic new mobile footage has
surfaced showing that Libyan despot was captured bloodied but
still alive and then killed by his captors.

Body of Gaddafi son put on display in Misrata

The body was laid on blankets on the floor and covered up to the waist by a blue plastic sheet.

Libyan rebels claim breakout from Misrata

NATO has stepped up bombing of Gaddafi’s compound in the center of Tripoli.

Gaddafi forces kill 22 rebels in Misrata shelling

Libyan government forces pounded the outskirts of the rebel-held city of Misrata.