Libyan rivals clash over eastern oil ports and Tunisia crossing

Armed factions allied to Libya`s two rival governments fought over eastern oil ports and the main border crossing to Tunisia on Sunday, forcing closure of the two biggest oil export terminals, officials said.

Deadly air raid hits Libya militia on Tunisia border

An air strike hit a Libyan militia post on the border with Tunisia on Friday, killing one person and wounding several others, a militia spokesman said.

More air strikes near Tripoli in struggle between Libya's rival groups

Forces allied to one of two rival governments vying for power in Libya launched an air strike near Tripoli on Thursday, officials and residents said, in a struggle that began when one group seized the capital in August and set up its own cabinet.

Migrant workers among seven dead in Libya air raid

Seven people were killed, including five African migrant workers, as pro-government forces carried out air strikes Tuesday on the coastal city of Zuara in western Libya, an official said.

Libya strongman vows to `take Tripoli` from Islamists

An anti-Islamist former Libyan general, Khalifa Haftar, said Friday he has given himself two weeks to take Benghazi and three months to recapture the capital Tripoli.

New raid hits Libya capital`s only working airport

A new air strike hit the Libyan capital`s sole operational airport on Tuesday, a day after a raid claimed by forces loyal to a prominent anti-Islamist general, witnesses said.

Raid hits Libyan capital`s only working airport: Witnesses

An air raid on Monday hit the runway of the Libyan capital`s only working airport, witnesses and an airport security source said.

Sporadic clashes reported in Libya

Sporadic clashes were reported on Wednesday between the militant Libya Dawn Forces and tribal forces loyal to the Libyan Army southwest of the Libyan capital.

Bombs explode near Egyptian and UAE embassies in Libyan capital

 Bombs exploded near the Egyptian and United Arab Emirates embassies in the Libyan capital, Tripoli, on Thursday but there were no reports of casualties or major damage.

Libya violence: Beheaded bodies of activists found

In fresh incident of violence, bodies of three activists who were beheaded have been found in eastern Libya's Derna city.

Fresh clashes in Libya`s Benghazi kill dozens: Officials

Tripoli: Fresh fighting erupted in Libya`s second city Wednesday, bringing the death toll in three days of violence between pro-government militias and Islamist fighters to more than 30, officials said.

At least 142 killed in deadly Libya clashes

Tripoli: Deadly clashes that started two weeks ago between secular militias of

At least 36 killed in fresh clashes in Libya

Tripoli: Clashes between the Libyan army, backed by the renegade general Khalifa Haftar, and Islamist militias in the eastern city of Benghazi, killed 36 people Friday and Saturday, according to sources.

13 killed in Libya clashes

At least 13 people were killed in violent clashes between Islamist militias and Libyan security forces in the struggle to control Benghazi city.

Thousands flee during truce in restive north Lebanon

Thousands of civilians fled their homes in a battered district of northern Lebanon's Tripoli, taking advantage of an informal truce in fighting between the army and Islamist militants.

Jihadists flock to Libya's remote south to train

Libya's remote desert south has become a haven for north African jihadists who have set up training camps in what has traditionally been a hotbed of arms smuggling, experts say.

Lebanon army fights gunmen in Tripoli, six soldiers killed

Six Lebanese soldiers were killed as the army clashed with Islamist gunmen in northern Lebanon for a second day on Saturday, using helicopters to fire rockets in the first such air attack since the war in neighbouring Syria began.

Lebanon troops, Islamists clash in historic Tripoli market

Lebanese troops fought a fierce and deadly battle Saturday with Islamist gunmen in the historic market of second city Tripoli, in clashes that devastated parts of the popular tourist site.

Five Lebanon troops wounded in Tripoli clash: Security source

Five Lebanese army troops and a number of Islamist gunmen were wounded in a clash late Friday in a historic area of the northern city of Tripoli, a security official said.

Libya government calls for civil disobedience in Tripoli

The internationally recognised Libyan government called today for a civil disobedience campaign in Tripoli until its forces retake the capital from militias who seized it.