‘War Crimes’ – ICC Issues Arrest Warrant for Army Commander

[Deutsche Welle] From ordering executions to shooting vulnerable prisoners, a Libyan commander has been accused of committing war crimes. The ICC has urged authorities to detain to determine his culpability in several summary executions.

[Deutsche Welle] From ordering executions to shooting vulnerable prisoners, a Libyan commander has been accused of committing war crimes. The ICC has urged authorities to detain to determine his culpability in several summary executions.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Videos Capture Summary Executions

[HRW] Beirut -Forces loyal to the Libyan National Army (LNA) in eastern Libya appear to have executed captured fighters in Benghazi and desecrated corpses, Human Rights Watch said today. Video recordings posted online since January 2017 seem to show LN…

[HRW] Beirut -Forces loyal to the Libyan National Army (LNA) in eastern Libya appear to have executed captured fighters in Benghazi and desecrated corpses, Human Rights Watch said today. Video recordings posted online since January 2017 seem to show LNA fighters carrying out seven distinct unlawful executions of "extremists."

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Libyans Protest At Severe Water Crisis

[SciDev.Net] Cairo -Residents of the Libyan city of Tobruk raised empty bottles in anger at the lack of water in a demonstration late last month, shouting the slogan “water for oil” and threatening to shut Marsa Hariga port – one of the country’s large…

[SciDev.Net] Cairo -Residents of the Libyan city of Tobruk raised empty bottles in anger at the lack of water in a demonstration late last month, shouting the slogan "water for oil" and threatening to shut Marsa Hariga port - one of the country's largest oil export ports - if the crisis was not solved.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Libya’s Maritime Rescuers Caught Between Duty and Temptation

[Deutsche Welle] Libya is a poor, politically unstable country. That poses problems for its maritime search and rescue service, whose employees are badly paid – and see how profitable people smuggling can be.

[Deutsche Welle] Libya is a poor, politically unstable country. That poses problems for its maritime search and rescue service, whose employees are badly paid - and see how profitable people smuggling can be.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Over 500,000 Children in Libya Need Aid

[UN News] Ongoing conflict and the breakdown of the economy have left more than a half million children in need of humanitarian aid in Libya, according to the United Nations children’s agency.

[UN News] Ongoing conflict and the breakdown of the economy have left more than a half million children in need of humanitarian aid in Libya, according to the United Nations children's agency.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

‘Too Many, Too Many’ Migrants Raped, Shot, Says Nigerian Survivor

[VOA] The thick-set 23-year-old Nigerian woman exudes strength, keen to overcome what she suffered in Libya and Italy before she escaped from the shadows in Rome and jumped on a train heading for Ancona on Italy’s Adriatic coast.

[VOA] The thick-set 23-year-old Nigerian woman exudes strength, keen to overcome what she suffered in Libya and Italy before she escaped from the shadows in Rome and jumped on a train heading for Ancona on Italy's Adriatic coast.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Libyans Hold Their Breath for Another Peace Deal

[ISS] Last week’s ceasefire agreement between two powerful and bitter rivals – the hard-headed maverick General Khalifa Haftar and Fayez al-Sarraj – has once again raised the hopes of long-tormented Libyans.

[ISS] Last week's ceasefire agreement between two powerful and bitter rivals - the hard-headed maverick General Khalifa Haftar and Fayez al-Sarraj - has once again raised the hopes of long-tormented Libyans.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya