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

Report: Russian 'Qaddafi Groupie' Sparked Embassy Attack

The actions of a Russian woman sparked an attack by Libyans against the Russian Embassy in Tripoli.David Lev, 10/7/2013, 2:16 AM

U.S. Captures Al-Qaeda Leader in Libya

U.S. forces have captured a top Al-Qaeda figure wanted for the 1998 U.S. embassy bombings in Kenya and Tanzania.Elad Benari, 10/6/2013, 5:25 AM

Libya: Russia Evacuates Embassy Staff

Libya says can't guarantee safety of staff amid violent protests.Adam Ross, 10/3/2013, 9:01 PM

Gunmen Target Russian Embassy in Libya

Unknown gunmen attacked the Russian embassy in Tripoli. No injuries were reported.Elad Benari, 10/3/2013, 5:42 AM

Explosion Shakes Benghazi on the Anniversary of 9/11

Libya's Foreign Ministry building struck by a car bomb exactly one year after attack on the U.S. Consulate.Kochava Rozenbaum , 9/11/2013, 4:52 PM

New Evidence: Jihadists Holding Training Camps in Libya

New evidence reveals that Ansar al-Sharia, which is believed to be behind the Benghazi attack, is holding training camps in Libya.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/10/2013, 1:54 AM

U.S. Files Charges in Benghazi Attack

The Justice Department has filed sealed criminal charges against a number of suspects in the attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi.Elad Benari, 8/7/2013, 6:13 AM

FBI Sidestepping Terror Group in Benghazi Probe, GOP Charges

Republican lawmakers voice concerns about the dragging pace of the probe of the attack on the U.S. Consulate at Benghazi, Libya.Chana Ya'ar, 8/1/2013, 12:55 PM

Release of Benghazi Terror Suspect Raises Questions

Libya releases key terror suspect allegedly involved in planning the Sept. 11 terrorist attack on US diplomatic mission in Benghazi.Rina Tzvi , 6/28/2013, 1:16 AM

U.S. Releases Pictures of Suspects Connected to Benghazi Attack

FBI releases pictures of three men who were present during the attack on the U.S. mission in Benghazi.Elad Benari, 5/2/2013, 6:46 AM

French Embassy Under Attack

Shots were fired near French embassy in Yemen on Tuesday, after a car bomb attack on France's embassy in Libya wounded two French guards. Arutz Sheva staff, 4/24/2013, 5:36 PM

Egypt to Try Detained Qaddafi Cousin, Wanted in Libya

Egypt will try a cousin and top aide of late Libyan leader Muammar Qaddafi on charges of attempted murder.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/22/2013, 9:59 AM

UN Warns Libyan Weapons Spreading to Gaza, Syria

A U.N. panel says weaponry from Libya is spreading across North Africa to Gaza and Syria “at an alarming rate.”Chana Ya'ar, 4/10/2013, 10:26 AM

Egyptian Court Rules Against Extraditing Qaddafi Cousin

An Egyptian court ruled against extraditing Muammar Qaddafi’s cousin to Libya, where he is wanted on corruption charges.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/4/2013, 5:42 AM

Gunman Storm Libyan TV, Seize Staff

Gunmen stormed headquarters of a privately-owned Libyan television station on Thursday, abducting the channel's owner and four journalists. Arutz Sheva staff, 3/8/2013, 10:32 AM

Gunmen Attack Church in Libya's Benghazi: Ministry

Gunmen have attacked an Egyptian Coptic church in Libya's eastern city of Benghazi, assaulting two priests.Arutz Sheva staff, 3/4/2013, 11:01 AM

Hamas: Israel Placed Spying Devices in Smuggled Weapons

Hamas refused to accept a missile shipment from Libya, claiming it included Israeli spying and tracking devices.Elad Benari, 3/4/2013, 5:45 AM

Obama Extends National Emergency Over Libya

President Barack Obama on Wednesday extended his 2011 declaration of emergency with regard to Libya. Rachel Hirshfeld , 2/14/2013, 6:21 PM

ICC Orders Libya to Hand Over Qaddafi's Former Spy Chief

International Criminal Court judges demand Libya hand over Qaddafi's former spy chief.Rachel Hirshfeld , 2/8/2013, 12:15 AM

Confirmed: Panetta to Testify on Benghazi

Defense Secretary Leon Panetta will testify before the Senate on Benghazi attack, in a move that may lift one obstacle to Hagel confirmationRachel Hirshfeld , 2/1/2013, 11:23 AM