Dozens Injured In Benghazi Car Bomb

(Author: Libyan Gazette Editorial Staff) A car bomb explosion on Tuesday injured dozens of civilians in Benghazi, said a local security source. Interior Ministry spokesman Walid Al-Orfi said, “a car bomb was detonated by an unidentified attacker outside Budizirah Park near the city’s eastern entrance.” “While no one was killed, …

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Sarkozy Election Campaign was Allegedly Funded By Gaddafi

(Author: Libyan Gazette Editorial Staff) Deposed Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi allegedly gave Nicolas Sarkozy and a senior official three suitcases filled with cash to fund the former French presidents 2007 campaign, said Ziad Takieddine, a French-Lebanese businessman who claims to be the one who transferred the suitcases. On Tuesday, Takieddine …

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Tunisia Stops Shipment of Weapons from Libya

(Author: Libyan Gazette Editorial Staff) REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra A supply of Kalashnikovs, rockets and landmines was confiscated this weekend by Tunisian forces close to the Tunisian border with Libya, according to the Tunisian interior ministry. Tunisian soldiers found two stocks of weapons on Saturday and a third on Sunday, added the …

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Turkish Embassy to Reopen By the End of the Year

(Author: Libyan Gazette Editorial Staff) Emrullah Isler, Turkey’s special envoy to Libya A senior said that Turkey would soon reopen its embassy in Tripoli. At a press briefing in Tripoli, Isler said that the Turkish mission to Tripoli will be taking the appropriate measures to reopen the Turkish embassy. The Ambassador …

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Malta Hosts Libyan Political Dialogue

(Author: Libyan Gazette Editorial Staff) A Libyan political dialogue meeting is being held in Malta by the UN’s special envoy to Libya, Martin Kobler. For the first time since signing the political agreement in Skhirat, Morocco, the Libyan political dialogue meeting is taking place outside of Tunisia. According to the …

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International Crisis Group Warns of a Failing Libya

The International Crisis Group (ICG) released a report warning that Libya will “free-fall” into an increasingly worsening state if certain political attainments are not “reset”. According to the ICG’s report, the Libyan political agreement, which was signed in Skhirat, Morocco in December 2015, has not brought about the solutions it …

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UN Replaces Deputy Head of UNSMIL

(Author: Libyan Gazette Editorial Staff) The United Nations said it has selected Maria do Valle Ribeiro as the new deputy head of the UN’s Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL). Ribeiro will be replacing Jordan Ali H. Al-Za’tari. Ribeiro has been with the UN for about 30 years, serving as UN …

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Al-Sarraj Holds Meeting to Discuss Establishing New Special Forces

(Author: Libyan Gazette Editorial Staff) Libyan Prime Minister Fayez Al-Sarraj announced on Tuesday morning the formation of a joint special force intended to prevent the rise of crimes. A number of high profile officials including Libya’s Supreme Judicial Council, the minister of interior Al-Aref al-Khoga, the FBI Director General, General …

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Es Sider Oil Terminal Will Soon Reopen

(Author: Libyan Gazette Editorial Staff) The largest oil terminal in Libya is likely to reopen sometime next week in hopes that the increase in oil revenue will provide relief to the struggling Libyan economy. Maintenance work at Es Sider port is nearly complete and the port could potentially be ready …

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“No Military Solution” Said Chair of AU Meeting on Libya

(Author: Libyan Gazette Editorial Staff) The African Union’s High-Level Committee on Libya held a meeting on Tuesday in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia to discuss the situation in Libya. Algeria, Congo, Egypt, Mauritania, Niger, South Africa and Uganda are all members of the AU’s High-Level Committee. Musa Koni, a member of the …

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Audio Files Suggest US Collaborating with Haftar

(Author: Libyan Gazette Editorial Staff) Leaked audio files indicate that the US is working with renegade General Khalifa Haftar, according to Libyan media who released the leaked documents on Tuesday. The audio recording was of a US pilot communicating with the control tower of Banina airspace, in Benghazi, which is …

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