While the military mission called Eunavfor Med - Operation Sophia (ENFM) is in charge of training and evaluating LCG, its staff is not permitted to set foot in the country due to security conditions.
More than 100 migrants are missing and feared drowned after a wooden boat capsized off the coast of Libya.
Forces loyal to eastern Libyan commander Khalifa Haftar said they destroyed a Turkish
drone parked at Tripoli's only working airport on Sunday, halting civilian flights as tensions between Ankara and the eastern administration mounted.
"They are criminal gangs, ideological groups, thugs and outlaws," al-Serraj told Euronews in exclusive interview
At least 15 fighters under the command of strongman Khalifa Haftar were killed in clashes with forces linked to the UN-recognised government.
Eastern Libyan commander Khalifa Haftar ordered his troops to march on the capital Tripoli as the UN tries to push for a peace deal.
Reports suggest the late Libyan leader's son, who is wanted for crimes against humanity and was said to be Gaddafi's chosen successor, has been freed under amnesty.
Three Italians have been arrested on suspicion of running an arms trafficking ring.
This week ISIL lost Sirte, the group’s only foothold in Libya.
Two Italians have been kidnapped in Libya, reportedly alongside a Canadian national.
In Libya, militia groups aligned to the UN-brokered unity government are preparing for what they hope will be the final push to oust ISIL from Sirte.
Libyan forces trying to oust ISIL militants from their stronghold of Sirte have made further advances into the city.
In Libya, forces loyal to the unity government say they have made significant gains in residential districts of Sirte, as they battle to oust ISIL fighters.
UN-backed government defies attempts to keep it out
There has been a second day of fighting at Libya’s two main oil storage ports, with ISIL fighters from Sirte claiming they have entered El Sider and
Libya’s rival factions have given themselves just five more days to reach a UN-backed national unity government agreement designed to end their