Libya frees German migrant aid workers

(AFP) Two migrant aid workers from Germany who were held by Libyan coastguards have been freed, the group Sea Eye said Wednesday, adding that...

ISIS captures 3 checkpoints near Benghazi

Benghazi, Libya (5:20 A.M.) - The Islamic State of Iraq and Al-Sham (ISIS) reportedly capture 3 checkpoints near the strategic city of Benghazi on...

Western powers call on Libyan forces that seized ports to withdraw

(Reuters) The United States and five European powers on Monday urged forces loyal to eastern Libyan commander Khalifa Haftar to withdraw from several key...

Libyan National Army liberates several sites near the coast

Benghazi, Libya (4:25 P.M.) - The Libyan National Army (LNA) kicked off a massive offensive on Sunday, targeting the towns east of the Islamic State...

Two car bombs explode in Tripoli, no casualties: security official

Two car bombs exploded near Tripoli's foreign ministry and a naval base used by Libya's U.N.-backed government early on Thursday, a security source said. Images...

25 dead in Egypt bus, train accidents before holiday

(AFP) At least 22 people were killed in a bus collision and three died when a train derailed in separate accidents south of Cairo...

Egyptian Army foils ISIS attack in Sinai

Sinai Peninsula, Egypt (5:50 P.M.) - The Egyptian Army foiled another Islamic State attack in the Sinai Peninsula on Tuesday, killing as many as...

Egyptian MP calls for acceptance of female genital mutilation

Elhamy Agina, an Egyptian MP, has called for women to accept female genital mutilation (FGM) to “reduce their sexual appetites.” FGM is a tradition...

Libyan forces report further progress against Islamic State holdouts in Sirte

(Reuters) Libyan forces said they had advanced against some of Islamic State's last holdouts in Sirte on Saturday as fighting resumed after several days...

Libya’s unity government forces make final push against ISIS in Sirte

The Libyan unity government announced that its forces are making its final offensive to oust ISIS from the Mediterranean city. “We are attacking the last...