24 dead as Libya ex-general battles Benghazi Islamists

Libyan forces loyal to a rogue general, vowing to flush "terrorists" out of Benghazi, clashed with former rebel Islamist groups in the eastern city today, killing 24 people and wounding some 150.

Libyan official: US navy hands oil tanker to Libya

American sailors handed over control of a captured North Korean-flagged oil tanker to Libyan forces while in international waters today, a spokesman for the Libyan navy said.

Libyan forces killed detainees: Rights group

Evidence indicates that loyalists of Muammar Gaddafi also arbitrarily executed dozens of civilians.

Libyan forces shell rebel-held Misrata, kill 40

Muammar Gaddafi`s forces attacked two west Libyan towns, killing dozens while rebels were pinned down in the east.

Libyan forces storm protest camp in Benghazi

Libyans set up neighborhood patrols in the shaken eastern city of Benghazi.