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Libya News and Analysis


Tunisia's Prime Minister Habib Essid at the UN General Assembly in New York

Tunisia calls for dialogue in Libya Subscription Required

30 September 2015 | By Philippa Wilkinson

Essid says International support and dialogue are solutions to regional crises

The Arab League is due to hold a meeting on 18 August to discuss a request from Libya for air strikes against the jihadist group Islamic State in Iraq and Syria

Arab League to discuss Libya Subscription Required

17 August 2015 | By Wil Crisp

Meeting follows a request for air strikes on Isis strongholds


Benghazi, Libya

Libya's reserves plundered as war rages on Subscription Required

7 October 2015 | By Wil Crisp

Limited healthcare, education and social welfare institutions may collapse

Maghreb foreign direct investment, 2014

Algeria lags behind on foreign investment Subscription Required

20 August 2015 | By Paul Melly

In the Maghreb, both Morocco and Tunisia outstrip Algeria when it comes to foreign direct investment

Tunisia security

Region struggles to find answer to Isis advance Subscription Required

11 August 2015 | By James Gavin

The Islamic State in Iraq and Syria is gaining a foothold in the Maghreb, aided by the political turmoil in Libya and the failure of the international community to strike back


Wil Crisp

A glimmer of hope for Libya’s projects market Subscription Required

26 May 2015 | By Wil Crisp

Bahr Essalam contract awarded to OneSubsea

Detained illegal immigrants in Tripoli, Libya on 21 April

Unified action needed to end Libya chaos Subscription Required

22 April 2015 | By Wil Crisp

More support is needed to help Libya’s neighbours


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