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In November I visited Tripoli in North Lebanon for the first time and it was a good trip. Living in Beirut with all its modern buildings, creative vibes and foreign branches and a whole lot of people who speak English and French better than I ever will you sometimes forget that you are in fact in the Middle East. 986 more words


Survivors, coastguard say 100 migrants missing off Libya

TRIPOLI (Reuters) – Survivors from a boat that foundered off Libya’s coast on Tuesday said about 50 people who had embarked with them were feared dead, while the coastguard said the number of missing might be as high as 100. 338 more words


Refugee teenager Hennessy dreams of Europe after brutal 6,000-mile odyssey

 Bel Trew, Cairo

His journey began eighteen months ago and took him 6,000 miles across Africa. It is not, however, the distance covered in his quest to reach Europe that is the most remarkable aspect of Hennessy’s odyssey but the horrors he survived along the way. 274 more words


VBIED Found and Disarmed in Tripoli, Libya

VBIED found and dismantled in Edraiby District, Southwest Tripoli, Libya.

Source: https://twitter.com/Oded121351/status/949695247726071810

#Libya– VBIED found and dismantled in Edraiby District, SW #Tripoli pic.twitter.com/Dt2L0kiwTW

— Oded Berkowitz (@Oded121351) January 6, 2018

Libya, Italy's 2018 Budget Law Forsees Compensation For The Italian Companies And Restoration Of The Italian Cemetery In Tripoli

(Picture: the Italian Senate, filed pic. Source: Yahoo.it)

by Alessandro Pagano Dritto (Twitter: @paganodritto)

 Two issues directly concerning Libya are part of the 2018 Budget Law… 205 more words