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Libya talks make progress towards new temporary government: UN | Elections News

UN Libya envoy Stephanie Williams says participants at peace conference reach deal on interim leadership ahead of elections.A Libyan political dialogue arranged by the...

Libya minister: ‘Hopes greatly lifted’ by Biden’s victory | US Elections 2020 News

The powerful interior minister of Libya’s United Nations-recognised government, seen as a contender for the post of prime minister, has expressed hope that bringing...

UN chief recommends libya cease-fire monitors based in Sirte

Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is recommending that international monitors be deployed to Libya under a UN umbrella to observe the October cease-fire agreement from a...

Libya starts using new exchange rate as economy struggles | Middle East News

Central Bank devalues the country’s currency in a bid to save the faltering economy damaged by years of conflict.The Central Bank of Libya on...

Egyptian delegation visits Libyan capital for talks with GNA | Khalifa Haftar News

The visit to hold talks with the UN-recognised gov’t was the first for senior Egyptian officials to Tripoli since 2014.Senior Egyptian security officials have...

Regression, hope and change: The Middle East in 2020 | Arab Spring: 10 years on News

The year 2020 has left its mark on much of the Middle East. While some developments have shined a glimmer of hope on ostensibly...

Libya’s warring sides begin prisoner exchange | Human Rights News

First UN-brokered prisoner exchange comes as part of ceasefire deal inked two months ago in Geneva.Libya’s rivals have kicked off a UN-brokered prisoner exchange,...

Mladenov turns down offer to lead UN mission in Libya | Bulgaria News

Bulgarian diplomat has taken the decision due to ‘personal and family reasons’, UN spokesperson says.Bulgarian diplomat Nickolay Mladenov has turned down an offer to...

Has the EU lost Libya to Russia? | European Union News

Located just a two-hour flight or a short boat trip away from its southern shores, Libya is a country in Europe’s immediate neighbourhood. Political...

US plans new charges in 1988 Lockerbie airline bombing

WASHINGTON: The Justice Department plans to unseal new charges in the coming days in connection with the 1988 bombing of a Pan Am jet...

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Abu Dhabi plans three-pronged Abu Dhabi Hydrogen Alliance to export hydrogen for fuel

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