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Three killed in renewed fighting in southern Tripoli

Three killed in renewed fighting in southern Tripoli

At least three fighters aligned with Libya's UN-backed Government of National Accord (GNA) were killed in an offensive on Saturday aimed at pushing back eastern forces

UN calls for Eid truce in Libya, warns foreign support fueling conflict

UN calls for Eid truce in Libya, warns foreign support fueling conflict

A United Nations envoy called on Monday for a truce to be declared in Libya around Aug. 10

1,000 dead in three-month fight for Libya's Tripoli

1,000 dead in three-month fight for Libya's Tripoli

Some 1,000 people have been killed since Libyan strongman Khalifa Haftar launched a push three months ago to capture Tripoli, the UN said Friday, including 53 detained migrants who died in a devastating air strike.

New fighting in Libya capital after truce collapses

New fighting in Libya capital after truce collapses

Fresh fighting erupted in the Libyan capital on Wednesday after the collapse of a truce, a witness and military source said, after the UN called for calm.

Tripoli airport reopens after fighting suspended flights

Tripoli airport reopens after fighting suspended flights

The airport serving the Libyan capital resumed flights on Saturday following a five-day suspension after deadly clashes around the facility that also damaged planes on the tarmac.

US deploys attack helicopters to strike IS in Libya

US deploys attack helicopters to strike IS in Libya

The United States has begun using attack helicopters to target the Islamic State group in the jihadists' Libyan former stronghold of Sirte, a defense official said Tuesday.

IS launches wave of suicide attacks on Libya forces

IS launches wave of suicide attacks on Libya forces

Islamic State group jihadists in Libya have carried out nine suicide bombings in one day in a failed bid to hold a central district of Sirte, pro-government forces said Wednesday.

Libyan unity forces fight IS in Sirte

Libyan unity forces fight IS in Sirte

Libyan pro-government forces battled to seize more territory from Islamic State group jihadists in their stronghold Sirte on Wednesday but their offensive was hindered by mines and snipers.

Libyan forces advance in IS bastion as US keeps up air strikes

Libyan forces advance in IS bastion as US keeps up air strikes

Libyan forces said Tuesday they were advancing inside the jihadist bastion of Sirte, as Washington conducted a second straight day of air strikes on Islamic State group positions in the city.

Libya loyalists take IS bomb factory in Sirte

Libya loyalists take IS bomb factory in Sirte

Forces loyal to Libya's unity government said Sunday they had seized a building used by the Islamic State group to manufacture explosives in its coastal stronghold.

Libyan forces 'retake port' in jihadist bastion Sirte

Libyan forces 'retake port' in jihadist bastion Sirte

Forces allied with Libya's unity government said Saturday they had recaptured the port in the jihadist stronghold of Sirte from Islamic State group fighters who are surrounded inside the city.