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News Libya: U.S. carries out air strikes against Islamic State in Libya

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/uk-usa-libya-military/u-s-carries-out-air-strikes-against-islamic-state-in-libya-idUKKBN1DL2PG
Publication date: uesday 21 November 2017

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. military said on Tuesday that it had conducted two air strikes against Islamic States militants in Libya in the past few days. In a statement, U.S. Africa Command said one strike was carried out on Friday and another one on ...

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Publication date: uesday 21 November 2017

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News Libya: UN Security Council seeks investigation into Libya slave trade

News channel or source: http://www.cnn.com/2017/11/21/africa/un-security-council-libya-slave-trade/index.html
Publication date: uesday 21 November 2017

(CNN)Diplomats at a UN Security Council meeting on human trafficking called Tuesday for investigations into slave auctions in Libya following a CNN report last week on the practice. "In recent days we have all been horrified by images of African migrants ...

News Libya: Libyan parliament speaker condemns slave trade in western Libya - Xinhua

News channel or source: http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/22/c_136769787.htm
Publication date: uesday 21 November 2017

Libyan parliament speaker condemns slave trade in western LibyaXinhuaTRIPOLI, Nov. 21 (Xinhua) -- Speaker of Libya's eastern-based House of Representatives, or parliament, Agila Saleh, on Tuesday condemned slave trade in western Libya, ordering investigation into the incident. "We strongly condemn the immoral acts shown ...and more »

News Libya: Libya's parliament votes in favor of UN road map

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/world/2017/11/21/libyas-parliament-votes-in-favor-un-road-map.html
Publication date: onday 20 November 2017

BENGHAZI, Libya – A Libyan spokesman says parliament has voted in favor of the United Nations' new action plan, which gives new life to stalled political talks and aims at healing divisions. Abdullah Ablahig, spokesman for the Libyan House of ...

News Libya: Libyan parliament approves UN-proposed amendment of political agreement - Xinhua

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Publication date: uesday 21 November 2017

Libyan parliament approves UN-proposed amendment of political agreementXinhuaTRIPOLI, Nov. 21 (Xinhua) -- Libya's eastern-based House of Representatives, or parliament, on Tuesday approved the unified formula for amending the political agreement proposed by UN envoy to Libya, Ghassan Salame. "Today's session discussed the ...and more »

News Libya: US Launches New Airstrikes Against Islamic State in Libya

News channel or source: https://www.voanews.com/a/us-airstrikes-in-libya-target-islamic-state/4128647.html
Publication date: uesday 21 November 2017

The U.S. military has launched new airstrikes against Islamic State militants in Libya, officials tell VOA. U.S. Africa Command spokesperson Robyn Mack said the strikes occurred on November 17 and 19 near Fuqaha “in coordination with the Libyan ...

News Libya: UN Security Council seeks investigation into Libya slave trade - WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando

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Publication date: uesday 21 November 2017

WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlandoUN Security Council seeks investigation into Libya slave tradeWKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando(CNN) - Diplomats at a UN Security Council meeting on human trafficking called Tuesday for investigations into slave auctions in Libya following a CNN report last week on the practice. "In recent days we have all been horrified by images of African ...and more »

News Libya: Libya’s conflict hurts oil production and business

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2017/11/libyas-conflict-hurts-oil-production-business-171120154633766.html
Publication date: uesday 21 November 2017

Libya's conflict between rival governments and armed groups has led to a sharp drop in oil production over the past three years. 20 Nov 2017 15:46 GMT Libya's conflict between rival governments and armed groups has led to a sharp drop in oil production ...

News Libya: US carries out air strikes against Islamic State in Libya - Financial Express

News channel or source: http://www.financialexpress.com/world-news/u-s-carries-out-air-strikes-against-islamic-state-in-libya/942567/
Publication date: uesday 21 November 2017

Financial ExpressUS carries out air strikes against Islamic State in LibyaFinancial ExpressThe U.S. military said on Tuesday that it had conducted two air strikes against Islamic States militants in Libya in the past few days. In a statement, U.S. Africa Command said one strike was carried out on Friday and another one on Sunday. It said ...and more »

News Libya: Sale of Migrants as Slaves in Libya Causes Outrage in Africa and Paris

News channel or source: https://www.nytimes.com/2017/11/19/world/africa/libya-migrants-slavery.html
Publication date: Sunday 19 November 2017

CAIRO — A CNN report about the sale of African migrants as slaves in the North African nation of Libya has incited outrage in recent days, prompting a protest in central Paris, condemnation by the African Union and an official investigation. Hundreds of ...

News Libya: UPDATE 2-Libya's Waha Oil Co pumping 260000 bpd, plans hampered by funding shortfall - Reuters Africa

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Publication date: uesday 21 November 2017

UPDATE 2-Libya's Waha Oil Co pumping 260000 bpd, plans hampered by funding shortfallReuters AfricaTUNIS, Nov 21 (Reuters) - Libya's Waha Oil Co is producing about 260,000 barrels per day (bpd), up more than 100,000 bpd from the company's output levels this summer, but further gains are complicated by a lack of investment, its chairman said on ...and more »

News Libya: Draw for 2018 CHAN pits Nigeria against former winners Libya

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/42038318
Publication date: uesday 21 November 2017

16 teams will battle it out for the African Nations Championship (CHAN) trophy in Morocco in January The draw for the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) was made in Rabat on Friday night, with Nigeria grouped alongside Libya - the only former winners ...

News Libya: Slave migrants: Senegal summons Libyan charge d'affaires - Journalducameroun.com - English - (press release)

News channel or source: https://www.journalducameroun.com/en/slave-migrants-senegal-summons-libyan-charge-daffaires/
Publication date: uesday 21 November 2017

Journalducameroun.com - English - (press release)Slave migrants: Senegal summons Libyan charge d'affairesJournalducameroun.com - English - (press release)Senegal's Foreign Affairs Minister, Sidiki Kaba on Tuesday summoned the charge d'affaires of the Libyan embassy in Dakar to notify him of President Macky Sall's “profound indignation” over the sale into slavery of African migrants.The ministry of ...and more »

News Libya: Libya slave auctions may be crime against humanity: UN chief

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/libya-slave-auctions-may-crime-against-humanity-un-160540321.html
Publication date: onday 20 November 2017

United Nations (United States) (AFP) - UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said Monday he was horrified by video footage showing migrants being sold as slaves in Libya and that these auctions should be investigated as possible crimes against humanity.

News Libya: African Migrants Auctioned Off in Libya's 'Slave Markets' - Sojourners

News channel or source: https://sojo.net/articles/african-migrants-auctioned-libyas-slave-markets
Publication date: uesday 21 November 2017

SojournersAfrican Migrants Auctioned Off in Libya's 'Slave Markets'SojournersDisturbing video footage of African migrants being bought and sold in a slave auction in Libya was released last week by CNN. The footage, captured via mobile phone, shows young men being auctioned off like merchandise. The auctioneer asks for bids ...and more »

News Libya: Daesh militants heading to Libya — Al Sissi

News channel or source: http://gulfnews.com/news/mena/libya/daesh-militants-heading-to-libya-al-sissi-1.2121719
Publication date: hursday 09 November 2017

Sharm Al Shaikh: Egypt’s president said the defeat of the extremist Daesh group in Iraq and Syria was likely to have forced the militants to seek a safe haven in neighbouring Libya, from where they will later cross into his country where his security ...

News Libya: US air campaign in Libya moves south - Long War Journal

News channel or source: https://www.longwarjournal.org/archives/2017/11/us-strikes-islamic-state-in-central-libya.php
Publication date: uesday 21 November 2017

US air campaign in Libya moves southLong War JournalThe United States conducted two strikes against the Islamic State in central Libya, its southernmost strikes to date in the Libyan air campaign. On Nov. 17 and 19, US forces conducted a strike against Islamic State militants in Fuqaha, approximately ...and more »

News Libya: Libya's parliament votes in favor of new UN road map

News channel or source: http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/libyas-parliament-votes-favor-road-map-51295715
Publication date: onday 20 November 2017

The barely functioning Libyan parliament voted on Tuesday in favor of a new United Nations action plan, which is aimed at giving new life to stalled political talks and healing the country's deep divisions. Abdullah Ablahig, spokesman for the Libyan House ...

News Libya: Senegal President, Macky Sall, seeks greater action against perpetrators of slavery in Libya - Vanguard

News channel or source: https://www.vanguardngr.com/2017/11/senegal-president-macky-sall-seeks-greater-action-perpetrators-slavery-libya/
Publication date: uesday 21 November 2017

VanguardSenegal President, Macky Sall, seeks greater action against perpetrators of slavery in LibyaVanguard“Senegal has officially condemned this hateful act and this morning, I have asked the invitation of the Libyan Charge d'Affair in Senegal so that the Ministry of Foreign Affairs will notify of our disapproval of this ignominious act. Senegal will ...and more »

News Libya: US Launches New Airstrikes Against Islamic State in Libya - Voice of America

News channel or source: https://www.voanews.com/a/us-airstrikes-in-libya-target-islamic-state/4128647.html
Publication date: uesday 21 November 2017

Voice of AmericaUS Launches New Airstrikes Against Islamic State in LibyaVoice of AmericaIn September, 17 militants were killed during six precision strikes nearly 250 kilometers southeast of Sirte, a coastal city where the U.S. and Libyan government have driven out Islamic State fighters who had tried to establish a hub there in the north ...and more »