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Five European Embassy’s to Reopen in Libyan Capital

(Author: Libyan Gazette Editorial Staff) The ambassadors of five European countries presented their credentials to Prime Minister Fayez Al-Sarraj on Sunday. The five diplomats included the ambassador to the United Kingdom Peter Millett, along with his counterparts, Brigitte Curmi ambassador of France, Eric Strating ambassador for the Netherlands, Christian Buck …

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Failed Coup Destabilizes Libyan Capital

(Author: Libyan Gazette Editorial Staff) Despite an attempted coup, Libyan Prime Minister Fayez Al-Sarraj attended a graduation ceremony for policemen on Monday at the interior ministry’s headquarters in Tripoli, according to a tweet made from the unity government’s Twitter account. Tension continues to rise in the Libyan capital as checkpoints …

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Italy May Close its Refugee Centres

(Author: Libyan Gazette Editorial Staff) Close to 20,000 refugees seeking asylum in Italy could be rejected from refugee centres as a result of a shortage in funding, warned the Italian interior ministry. A shortage of 60 million euros needed to operate the reception centres could cause the centres to close …

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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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