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Libya Organizes its First Comic Con

(Author: Libyan Gazette Editorial Staff) Tripoli held Libya’s first-ever comic convention on September 23-25 gathering thousands of comic and cosplay fans. The event was held at Tripoli’s international convention centre, which had booths set up around the centre displaying various comic book franchises, gaming stations and merchandise. It was a …

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Sarraj Calls for Libyan National Unity at UN

(Author: Libyan Gazette Editorial Staff) On Sunday, Prime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj called for a national reconciliation effort to resolve Libya’s divisions. In an interview with Reuters at the UN headquarters in New York, Sarraj stated that the battle to liberate Sirte from ISIS is in its final stages despite setbacks …

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UN Diplomats Talk About Lifting Libya’s Arms Embargo

(Author: Libyan Gazette Editorial Staff) Revenue from Libya’s recent oil exports has begun to flow into the country’s economy. Diplomats who held a meeting in New York said the revenue should only be used to strengthen the Libyan unity government (GNA) and “strengthen Libya’s economy for the benefit of all …

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France Says Haftar is Sending Libya Backwards

(Author: Libyan Gazette Editorial Staff) On Monday, France spoke out against General Khalifa Haftar’s takeover of Libya’s oil ports saying that he is sending Libya backwards. The French government is urging the UN-backed Libyan unity government (GNA) to work towards unifying Libya by breaking the political deadlock. The GNA has …

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