Libya Asks UN to Lift Arms Embargo

In the face of a new threat from ISIS, Libya's foreign minister demands the UN lift an arms embargo imposed on his country in 2011.Ben Ariel, 2/19/2015, 5:46 AM

ISIS Plans to 'Invade' Italy With Small Boats, Says Watchdog

Italian officials have expressed serious concerns that they could face an invasion by Islamic State forces, and are preparing to fight back.Yaakov Levi, 2/18/2015, 4:13 PM

Sisi Vows to Respond to Beheadings of 21 Christians

Egyptian President says his country will choose "the necessary timing" to respond to the beheadings of 21 Christians in Libya.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/16/2015, 3:45 AM

ISIS Beheads Coptic Christians in Libya

Islamic State releases a video purportedly showing the beheading of 21 Egyptian Coptic Christians the group captured in Libya.Ben Ariel, 2/16/2015, 1:43 AM

Leader of Libyan Jihadist Group Confirmed Dead

Libya's Ansar al-Sharia confirms the death of its leader, Mohammed al-Zehawi, whose fate has been a mystery since October.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/25/2015, 6:29 AM

Libya: Kidnapped Coptic Christians Released

A local leader says 13 Coptic Christian workers from Egypt have been freed after being seized in Libya by "people smugglers".Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/6/2015, 5:43 AM

Thirteen Coptic Christians Abducted in Libya

Islamists seize Christians in Sirte in second abduction in one week; Egypt tells citizens to stay indoors due to threats.Tova Dvorin, 1/3/2015, 7:58 PM

U.S. Confirms ISIS Has Training Camps in Libya

American commander says Washington is “very carefully” watching ISIS training camps in Libya.Ben Ariel, 12/4/2014, 5:44 AM

Ottawa Attacker Applied to Renew Libyan Passport

Michael Zehaf-Bibeau, who carried out the shooting attack in Ottawa, applied to renew his Libyan passport but was denied.Ben Ariel, Canada, 10/24/2014, 11:21 PM

New Charges Filed Against Benghazi Suspect

New charges against Abu Khattala, believed to be behind the Benghazi attack in 2012, include crimes punishable by death.Ben Ariel, 10/15/2014, 4:46 AM

Watch: ISIS Gains Ground - in Libya

Ansar al-Sharia waves ISIS flags, declares loyalty to group after taking over strategic Libyan coastal city.Dalit Halevy, Tova Dvorin, 10/6/2014, 3:55 PM

Watch: Fighter Jet Crashes in Libyan City

Dramatic crash and explosion kills pilot and child, wounds many others, as technical malfunction sends jet careening into city buildings.Ari Yashar, 9/3/2014, 4:56 PM

Watch: Libyan Islamists Take a Dip in US Embassy Swimming Pool

Video appears to show scores of Islamist militants clowning around after taking over US embassy compound in Tripoli.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/1/2014, 12:40 PM

US Denies Reports Libyan Embassy 'Ransacked'

There were conflicting reports Sunday evening on who, If anyone, was in control of the abandoned US embassy in Tripoli, Libya.Moshe Cohen, 9/1/2014, 12:15 AM

220 Wounded, Dead as Libyan Civil War Rages in Tripoli

Fighting in Tripoli leaves hundreds without electricity, safe cover; Libya reportedly descending into anarchy.Dalit Halevi, Tova Dvorin, 8/18/2014, 10:09 PM

US Closes Libya Embassy, Hundreds Dead in Syria

Arab world murder and mayhem continue to rage - not in Gaza, but in Libya, Syria and IraqDalit Halevi, 7/27/2014, 7:44 PM

Benghazi Suspect Pleads Not Guilty

Ahmed Abu Khattala, captured two weeks ago in Libya, pleads not guilty to attack on U.S. consulate in Benghazi.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/30/2014, 4:44 AM

Benghazi Attack Suspect to Arrive in U.S. on the Weekend

Ahmed Abu Khatallah, suspected leader of the attack in Benghazi, to arrive in the States after recently being captured by American troops.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/27/2014, 5:44 AM

Libya Demands Benghazi Suspect be Tried in Libya

Libya condemns the U.S. for arresting the mastermind of the Benghazi attack, demands he be returned to Libya.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/19/2014, 4:15 AM

Gunmen Storm Libyan Parliament

Forces loyal to a rogue Libyan general launch a military assault against parliament, then suspend its operations.Elad Benari, 5/19/2014, 3:45 AM

Libya Gets a New Prime Minister - Or Not

Libya's Congress leader rejects the appointment of a new interim prime minister hours after he was sworn in.Elad Benari, 5/5/2014, 5:44 AM

Israelis Suspected of Trying to Buy Crude from Libyan Rebels

Two Israelis questioned in Cyprus in connection with an an oil tanker loaded from a rebel-held port in Libya.Elad Benari, 3/18/2014, 2:44 AM

Angry Protesters Storm Libyan Parliament, Two MPs Shot

Two members of Libya's interim parliament shot and wounded by protesters who storm the parliament building in Tripoli.Elad Benari, 3/3/2014, 6:20 AM

Libya: Mustard Gas Nearly Reached Syrian Rebels

Libyan Islamists caught as they tried to send deadly chemical weapons to Syrian terrorists.Maayana Miskin, 3/2/2014, 12:16 PM

Senior Libyan Army Officer Calls for Suspension of Parliament

Libyan military calls for parliament to be suspended, presidential committee to rule amidst rumors of coup.Dalit Halevi, Tova Dvorin, 2/14/2014, 1:10 PM

Video Shows Nabbing of Libyan Terrorist

Washington Post presents video which purportedly shows commandos capturing Al-Qaeda operative Anas al-Libi.Elad Benari, 2/11/2014, 5:14 AM

Libya's Former Prosecutor General Shot Dead

Libya's former prosecutor general shot dead in the city of Derna, the latest in a string of assassinations.Elad Benari, 2/9/2014, 6:14 AM

Libya: Grenade Launched at Elementary School Injures 12

Authorities scrambling to find man or organization responsible for launching grenade at primary school children.Tova Dvorin, 2/5/2014, 10:37 PM

Libya Completes Destruction of Qaddafi's Chemical Arsenal

Libya has completely destroyed the chemical arsenal it inherited from ousted leader of Muammar Qaddafi.Elad Benari, 2/5/2014, 6:12 AM

Libya: Abducted Egyptian Diplomats Freed

Five Egyptian diplomats who were abducted by Libyan former rebels were released late Sunday.Elad Benari, 1/27/2014, 4:46 AM

Egypt Evacuates Diplomatic Missions in Libya

Egypt evacuates embassy in Tripoli and consulate in Benghazi after kidnappers seized four Egyptian diplomats.Elad Benari, 1/26/2014, 4:04 AM

Senate Report: Benghazi Attack Could Have Been Prevented

Benghazi attacks could have been prevented by fixing "known security shortfalls," concludes Senate report.Elad Benari, 1/16/2014, 5:14 AM

Libyan Deputy Industry Minister Shot Dead

Hassan Al-Drowi was shot multiple times, while he was driving.Gil Ronen, 1/12/2014, 11:00 PM

Deputy Libyan Minister Assassinated

Hassan al-Droui, Libya's deputy minister of industry, shot dead during a visit to his hometown of Sirte, east of Tripoli.Elad Benari, 1/12/2014, 4:02 AM

Former Guantanamo Detainee May Have Organized Benghazi Attack

Abu Sufyan bin Qumu, a leading Libyan terrorist, named as possible key organizer of 2012 Benghazi attack.Elad Benari, 1/9/2014, 3:13 AM

Cong. Refuses Benghazi Question, 'Libya Not Mid East'

Congresswoman Ann Kuster refuses to answer question on Benghazi probe, says 'we're here to talk about the Middle East.'Ari Yashar, 12/12/2013, 7:39 PM

American Teacher Shot Dead Jogging in Benghazi

Ronnie Smith, chemistry teacher at International School, shot while jogging near US consulate in the Libyan city.Ari Yashar, 12/5/2013, 5:23 PM

Libya: At Least 40 Killed in Weapons Depot Blast

At least 40 people killed in an explosion at a weapons depot in Brak al-Shati in southern Libya.Elad Benari, 11/29/2013, 3:44 AM

Libya: 3 Dead in Benghazi Clashes

Fighting currently raging in Libya's second city between army and the Islamist group suspected in the death of US Amb. Christopher Stevens.Ari Soffer, 11/25/2013, 1:05 PM

Libyan Militias Surrender Tripoli Bases

Following deadly clashes last weekend Libyan militias surrender Tripoli bases to military, possible signs of violence toning down.Ari Yashar, 11/22/2013, 11:19 AM

Libyan MP Carried Hand Grenade in Her Handbag 'For Self Defense'

Fiasco at Tripoli city hall as guards find grenade in MP's handbag; underscores sense of insecurity, turmoil in post-revolution Libya.Ari Soffer, 11/21/2013, 10:41 AM

US to Train Libyan Forces As Militias Ravage Tripoli

US official announces plans to train thousands of security forces, as local council calls on Misrata militias to leave Tripoli.Ari Yashar, 11/18/2013, 3:31 PM

Gunmen Kidnap Libya's Deputy Intelligence Chief

Libya's deputy intelligence chief, Mustafa Nuh, abducted in Tripoli as violence continues to rage in Libya's capital.Elad Benari, 11/18/2013, 4:42 AM

Libya Reels as Tripoli Violence Continues

Clashes between rival militias continue, after fighting on Friday left more than 40 dead.Ari Soffer and Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/16/2013, 6:53 PM

Libya: 48 Dead in Militia Shooting

At least 48 Libyan demonstrators killed as militia fires at a rally demanding it to abandon a place it occupies in Tripoli.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/15/2013, 10:01 PM

Libya Making Its Laws 'More Islamic'

Amid ongoing instability Libya announces new committee to make its laws better conform with Islamic Sharia law.Ari Yashar, 11/15/2013, 11:12 AM

Anti-Aircraft Weapons Used in Libyan Capital

Anti-aircraft gunfire and grenade blasts erupt in several parts of Tripoli, as rival militias battle one another.Elad Benari, 11/8/2013, 6:46 AM

‘We’re Here to Kill Americans’

Benghazi attackers left Libyans alive, targeted Westerners, officer says.Maayana Miskin, 10/25/2013, 11:14 AM

Report: Al-Qaeda Trying to Get Qaddafi's Arsenal

Al-Qaeda terrorists are trying to get their hands on a massive weapons arsenal that was left behind by Libya's former leader.Elad Benari, 10/23/2013, 6:42 AM

Captured Al-Qaeda Terrorist Brought to U.S.

Anas al-Liby, who was snatched by U.S. troops in Libya, has been brought to New York to face trial.Elad Benari, 10/15/2013, 6:16 AM

Libya: Two Dead in Blast Near Islamist Camp

At least two people were killed as a large blast was heard near a Libyan Islamist stronghold in Sirte.Elad Benari, 10/15/2013, 4:43 AM

Libyan Muslim Brotherhood: PM Zeidan Must Go

The leader of Libya’s Muslim Brotherhood political party says the country’s prime minister has failed and needs to be replaced.Elad Benari, 10/13/2013, 4:39 AM

Libyan PM: My Kidnapping Was an Attempted Coup

Libyan Prime Minister Ali Zeidan says his kidnapping and released was an attempted coup against his government.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/11/2013, 11:16 PM

Car Bomb Damages Swedish Consulate in Benghazi

Unstable Libya was hit with another explosion outside of the Swedish consulate in Benghazi.Kochava Rozenbaum , 10/11/2013, 3:06 PM

Libya's Prime Minister: I Won't Resign

Hours after being kidnapped and released, Libya’s Prime Minister Ali Zeidan says he has no intention of resigning.Elad Benari, 10/11/2013, 3:43 AM

Libyan PM Freed After Kidnap by Al-Qaeda Group

The Prime Minister of Libya, Ali Zeidan, was released Thursday afternoon after he was nabbed by an armed gangDavid Lev, 10/10/2013, 10:15 AM

Libyan PM: Libyan Citizens Must Be Tried in their Country

Libya’s Prime Minister criticizes the United States for staging a raid in his country and nabbing a top Al-Qaeda leader.Elad Benari, 10/9/2013, 5:12 AM