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Meet Libya’s 2016 Rio Olympics Team

(Author: Libyan Gazette Editorial Staff) Libya sends team of seven athletes to compete in the 2016 Olympic games in Rio that started on Friday despite ongoing unrest. The Libyan team will be competing in the following sports: archery, judo, rowing, marathon, taekwondo, and swimming. 37 year old Ali Elghrari will …

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GNA Fighters Say They Wish US Airstrikes Came Sooner

(Author: Libyan Gazette Editorial Staff) Mohamed Darat, a commander of the GNA forces, said on Wednesday that the US airstrike campaign against ISIS has allowed unity government forces to make greater advances against the extremist group. As a result of the airstrikes fired on Monday, Darat’s brigades was able to …

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Is the EU Setting Libya Up for Epic Failure?

^(Author: Libyan Gazette Editorial Staff) EU Council extends its mission in Libya to August 2017 and Approves Budget. The European Union announced on Thursday that it will extend its European Union Border Assistance Mission (EUBAM) by one year and allocated $19 million. “On 4 August 2016, the Council extended the …

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GNA Will Distribute 150 Million Dinars to Municipal Councils

(Author: Libyan Gazette Editorial Staff) The Libyan Government of National Accord (GNA) said it will distribute 150 million dinars, almost $110 million US, to the municipal councils on Saturday to assist in meeting the basic needs of locals. The money will be given to the municipal councils during this week, …

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22 Killed and 20 Wounded in Benghazi Car Bomb

(Author: Libyan Gazette Editorial Staff) Twenty-two people were killed and 20 wounded after a car bomb which was intended for security forces exploded in Benghazi on Tuesday, said a spokesperson for General Khalifa Haftar. The attack took place in the Guwarsha district, a residential neighbourhood that is prone to clashes between Haftar’s …

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President Barack Obama Authorizes Air Strikes in Libya

(Author: Libyan Gazette Editorial Staff) The Libyan unity government in Tripoli (GNA) announced on Monday that the United States launched its first airstrikes on ISIS fighters in Sirte. Prime Minister Fayez Al-Sarraj said an aired speech, “the first American air strikes on precise positions of the Daesh (ISIS) organisation were …

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US warplanes target ISIL in Libya for first time

(Republished From: Al Jazeera) US warplanes have carried out air strikes on positions of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) in the Libyan city of Sirte for the first time, the country’s unity government head announced. “The first American air strikes on precise positions of the Daesh …

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