Libya rivals agree to turn truce into lasting ceasefire: UN

2020-02-04 18:34

Representatives of the warring parties in Libya meeting in Geneva have agreed on the principle of turning their shaky truce into a lasting ceasefire, the UN's Libya envoy said on Tuesday.

Why African countries seek greater role in Libya peace process

2020-01-29 14:07

Summit in Congo comes almost two weeks after world powers met in Berlin to end foreign meddling in North African state.

Libya's Mitiga airport closes again amid threats from Haftar

2020-01-23 14:38

Closure of Tripoli's only working airport comes ahead of talks aimed at finding a political solution to Libyan conflict.

'Too early' to say Libya ceasefire collapsed: Turkey

2020-01-15 15:25

Turkey said Wednesday it was still confident the ceasefire in Libya would hold despite strongman Khalifa Haftar's refusal to sign a permanent truce.

Libyan rivals to sign ceasefire deal in Moscow

2020-01-13 20:55

Both sides in Libya's conflict are expected to convene in Moscow on Monday to sign an agreement on the terms of a ceasefire which went into effect over the weekend, ending nine months of fighting after weeks of international diplomacy.

 

African bid for 'solutions' in Libyan crisis

2020-01-30 16:40

African leaders on Thursday began a diplomatic push in the Congolese capital Brazzaville aimed at bolstering efforts to end the Libyan crisis.

Bullish Erdogan warns Libya 'chaos' could spread

2020-01-24 13:57

Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan warned on Friday of chaos in Libya unless peace is quickly established, as he hosted German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

Libya ceasefire nigh? Putin to attend Libya peace conference

2020-01-17 21:41

Russian President Vladimir Putin will take part in a peace conference on Libya in Germany on Sunday, as world powers step up efforts to find a lasting ceasefire.

Libya's strongman Haftar snubs peace deal in Moscow

2020-01-14 12:18

Libyan strongman Khalifa Haftar left Moscow on Tuesday without signing a ceasefire agreement aimed at ending nine months of fighting, leaving the future of a fragile truce uncertain.

'No ceasefire plans' in Afghanistan, say Taliban

2019-12-30 13:01

The Taliban on Monday denied agreeing to any ceasefire in Afghanistan after rumours swirled of a potential deal that would see a reduction in fighting after more than 18 years of war.

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