COAT OF ARMS
|Capital: TripoliGovernment: Provisional Government
Chairman of the Presidential Council: Fayez al-Sarraj
Population: 6.4 million (UN 2011)
Land Size: 1.77 million sq km (685,524 sq miles)
Major Ethnic Groups:
- Fri - Apr 20, 2018: The Problem with Creating Unity - AllAfrica News: Libya
[ISS] Field Marshal Khalifa Haftar, the strongman who is widely regarded as the most important player in the overcrowded cast of characters determining Libya's uncertain future, has aptly been called the 'divisive unifier'.
- Fri - Apr 20, 2018: Sisi Meets Libya's Sarraj On Arab Summit Sidelines - AllAfrica News: Libya
[Egypt Online] President Abdel Fattah El Sisi urged on Saturday 14/4/2018 all parties in Libya to promote the country's national interests and spare no efforts to achieve stability, rebuild state institutions, and hold elections within 2018, Presidential Spokesman Bassam Rady said in a statement.
- Fri - Apr 20, 2018: How Do You Provide Life-Saving Medical Care in Conflict-Ridden Libya? Rent a Van - AllAfrica News: Libya
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] How do you provide life-saving medical care in a conflict-ridden country?
- Fri - Apr 20, 2018: Egypt Supports Libyan Political Process and Army Unification - Spokesman - AllAfrica News: Libya
[Focac] Tripoli -The Libya's UN-backed government said Tuesday that the Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi has reiterated his support for the political process and efforts to unite the Libyan army.
- Tue - Apr 17, 2018: Number of Migrants Detained in Libya Down Sharply, Says Government - AllAfrica News: Libya
[Shabelle] The number of migrants detained in Libya has dropped by four-fifths since May 2017, a senior government official told AFP on Monday.