Libya's UN-backed government suspends participation in Geneva talks

2020-02-19 13:55

Libya's UN-backed government announced late on Tuesday it would halt its participation in talks aimed at brokering a lasting ceasefire between warring sides in the conflict.

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.

Solly Moeng: SA could punch way above its weight in global negotiations

2019-04-17 06:01

Solly Moeng looks back at the 'Cyril and Roelf Show'.

US expects UN to withdraw Iran invite

2014-01-20 17:05

Washington is in talks with the UN over the surprise invitation of Iran to Syria peace talks and expects the invite to be withdrawn, a US official has said.


'Overlooked' African Union leadership vow Libya, Sudan support

2020-02-11 12:44

African Union leaders vowed on Monday to push peace efforts in Libya, a sign of the bloc's desire to play a bigger role in resolving the continent's conflicts.

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.

North Korea slams 'ignorant and stupid' Pence, threatens to cancel summit

2018-05-24 10:10

North Korea has called US Vice-President Mike Pence 'ignorant and stupid' for his warnings over a planned summit with Donald Trump, renewing a threat to cancel as the US president said the fate of the historic talks will be decided next week.

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