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News Libya » Jafara: Can you handle the heat? These are the ten HOTTEST places on earth

News channel or source: https://www.express.co.uk/travel/articles/916462/weather-the-hottest-places-on-earth
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

The former crown bearer of the hottest place on earth, this small town in the Jafara district of Libya is no stranger to blistering heat. In 1922 the temperature was recorded as a crushing 58C. However, this controversial reading was later discounted by ...

News Libya » Jafara: Training of trainers to manage the green scale insect pest on date palms in Libya

News channel or source: http://www.menafn.com/1096420989/Training-of-trainers-to-manage-the-green-scale-insect-pest-on-date-palms-in-Libya
Publication date: hursday 01 February 2018

29 participants from Libya are attending a five day 'Training of Trainers exercise ... with more than 6 million date palm trees spread over a wide geographical area between Kufra, Jallu, Jagala, Jafra, and Fizan. In his opening remarks, FAO Coordinator ...

News Libya » Jafara: Libyans Say, ‘Our Land is Fertile,’ And Seek Food Self‐Sufficiency

News channel or source: http://www.nytimes.com/1976/09/29/archives/libyans-say-our-land-is-fertile-and-seek-food-selfsufficiency.html
Publication date: uesday 28 September 1976

“It still virgin and must be turned green.” Aryan is at the center of the Jafara Plain, south of Tripoli, once a breadbasket for the Romans and now an important base for Libya's ambitious agricultural program. The Government has given top priority to ...

News Libya » Jafara: Spotlight: IS group tends to cash in on Libya rifts to offset losses

News channel or source: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-06/28/c_136401693.htm
Publication date: Wednesday 28 June 2017

He admitted that the organization was still moving in groups in areas stretching from Sirte to Jafra and even Bani Walid, al-Baghdadi told Xinhua. As for theories related to the recent attacks in Europe by IS in Libya, a high-level security source in the ...

News Libya » Jafara: Egyptian jets press home attacks on Libya's Derna - commanders | Reuters

News channel or source: http://www.firstpost.com/world/egyptian-jets-press-home-attacks-on-libyas-derna-commanders-reuters-3495633.html
Publication date: onday 29 May 2017

including in Derna and Jafra, in central Libya, where what he called "terrorism centres" were located. He said the targets included leadership headquarters as well as training camps and weapons storage facilities. Sixty jets were used in the earlier raids ...

News Libya » Jafara: ISIS Beheads 11, Mostly Soldiers, in Central Libya Checkpoint Attack

News channel or source: https://news.antiwar.com/2017/08/23/isis-beheads-11-mostly-soldiers-in-central-libya-checkpoint-attack/
Publication date: Wednesday 23 August 2017

In the long run, the value of oil-exporting cities like Sirte depends heavily on control of Jafra, a major oil-producing regions. This has been a recurring problem in war-torn Libya, as the cities have long depended on oil produced in remote desert regions ...

News Libya » Jafara: Libya: Nato 'prevented Gaddafi forces reaching mustard gas stockpiles;

News channel or source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/africaandindianocean/libya/8863448/Libya-Nato-prevented-Gaddafi-forces-reaching-mustard-gas-stockpiles.html
Publication date: uesday 01 November 2011

Gaddafi had revealed one site to the world, in the oasis of Al-Jafra near Waddan in central Libya, but had carefully hidden two others from the UN. A former Gaddafi commander imprisoned by the NTC also revealed in an interview with news agency Agence ...

News Libya » Jafara: Warplanes carry out strikes on Libya’s Derna

News channel or source: http://www.arabtimesonline.com/news/warplanes-carry-strikes-libyas-derna/
Publication date: onday 29 May 2017

According to Yasser Risk, chairman of state newspaper Akhbar Elyoum and former war correspondent with close ties to Egypt’s presidency, 15 targets were hit on the first day of strikes, including in Derna and Jafra, in central Libya, where what he called ...

News Libya » Jafara: The Fight for Sabratha

News channel or source: http://www.weeklystandard.com/the-fight-for-sabratha/article/590281
Publication date: onday 15 August 2011

Western Libya—Only about thirty volunteers of the three hundred ... At 4 p.m., occasional booms of rocket fire indicate that the fight for Sabratha continues, without the men here having joined it. The general puts some fighters to work with a ...

News Libya » Jafara: Libyan militant camps direct threat, says Egypt's foreign minister

News channel or source: http://www.arabnews.com/node/1107071/middle-east
Publication date: onday 29 May 2017

Speaking at a joint press conference with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov ... including in Derna and Jafra, in central Libya, where what he called “terrorism centers” were located. He said the targets included leadership headquarters as well ...