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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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Libya Resumes Exporting Crude Oil

(Author: Libyan Gazette Editorial Staff) Libya’s crude oil production increased over 70 percent since last month after the reopening of a few oil fields and oil ports which were closed for the last two years. On Tuesday, Ibrahim Al-Awami, the head of oil measurement department at Libya’s National Oil Corporation …

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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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Libya Resumes Oil Production at Major Oil Terminals

(Author: Libyan Gazette Editorial Staff) The National Oil Corporation (NOC), Libya’s state oil company, announced on Thursday that force majeure has been lifted on Libya’s biggest oil terminals and exporting will begin shortly. “Exports will resume immediately from Zueitina and Ras Lanuf, and will continue at Brega … exports will …

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US Deploys Gunships In Libya

(Author: Libyan Gazette Editorial Staff) U.S. Marine Corps AH-1W Super Cobra Helicopter   The US military has dispatched helicopter gunships to assist in targeting ISIS militants hiding out in the centre of Sirte. Over the weekend, Marine AH-1W SuperCobra helicopters set out to strike at ISIS targets, according to a …

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