More than 200 African migrants were rescued off the Libyan coast on Saturday by Proactiva Open Arms, a Spanish NGO.
Authorities have recovered the bodies of 74 migrants, which were washed up on beach near the western Libyan city of Zawiya.
Mohamed al-Misrati, a
The bodies of 74 migrants are found by volunteers off the coast of northern Libya
It comes after at least 1,131 were intercepted near the western Libyan city of Sabratha over the last week.
On Friday, EU leaders offered Libya money and other assistance to try to curb the record mig
Mohamed Swayib is the Head of DCIM, the department in charge of combatting illegal immigration in Libya.
In an interview with Valérie Gauriat, he blames the international community for not implementi
*Video available in Arabic only “We are slaves to the weather, our small boats can’t move easily if the sea is rough, and when the sea is not calm we are…
Caught in the Libya's instability and lawlessness, sub-Saharan migrants are exposed to abuse, violence and trafficking.
Five years after being plunged into instability after the fall of Muammar Gaddafi, Libya is a major crossroads of irregular immigration and is officially home to nearly 300,000…
Sophie Claudet: Valérie, you’re just back from Libya, and you filmed in Tripoli.
Is there a way out for irregular migrants in Libya, or are they condemned to die there or perhaps at sea if they attempt the journey to Europe?
This week ISIL lost Sirte, the group’s only foothold in Libya.
Pro-government forces in Libya have celebrated clearing out the last ISIL jihadists from the city of Sirte.
Three children are believed to be among at least seven people killed in a car bomb attack in Benghazi.
Hundreds of people have been rescued but "challenging" weather conditions mean this week's death toll is mounting steadily.
Two shipwrecks off the coast of Libya have claimed the lives of at least 239 migrants.
The horror of life in the clutches of ISIL has been described by a 12-year-old girl, one of a group of Eritrean female captives of the extremists to have been freed by pro-government forces in…
Five years ago, the wave of anger that fuelled the Arab Spring revolutions in Egypt and Tunisia crashed into Libya.
A major rescue operation took place off the Libyan coast and included the rescue dozens of people travelling on a wooden boat that had departed from Sabratha.
A prominent Dutch photo journalist has been killed in Libya while covering clashes in the city of Sirte.
A set of marriage certificates recovered by the Libyan army from ISIL, reveals some of the surprising gifts offered by Jihadis to their brides.