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November 23, 2017

Libya's Waha Oil Output Up, But Funding Shortfall Hampers Further Gains

Libya's Waha Oil Co. is producing about 260,000 barrels per day (bbl/d), up more than 100,000 bbl/d from the company's output levels this summer, but further gains are complicated by a lack of investment, its chairman said Nov. 21.

Ahmed"...

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November 23, 2017

Egypt destroys 10 SUVs carrying arms on Libya border: army

The Egyptian army destroyed 10 sports utility vehicles loaded with weapons and ammunition on the Libyan border, it said in a statement on Wednesday. 'The air force has dealt a new blow to smugglers and infiltrators across the border,' preventing them from bringing weapons and ammunition into Egypt, army spokesman Tamer al-Refai said in a statement posted on Facebook. The Egyptian military has carried out regular strikes against such vehicles in recent months. Since the army in 2013 removed elected Islamist president Mohamed Morsi......

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November 23, 2017

Libyan oil firm faces shortage of fund

Libya's Waha Oil Co is producing about 260,000 barrels per day (bpd), up more than 100,000 bpd from the company's output levels this summer, but further gains are complicated by a lack of investment, its chairman said on Tuesday.

Ahmed Ammar said Waha was aiming to increase"...

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November 23, 2017

Al-Habari accepts Al-Sarraj’s meeting proposal

The Governor of the Central Bank in Al-Bayda, Ali Al-Habari, agreed to attend the meeting of the Board of Directors of the Central Bank of Libya in Tripoli, which was called upon by the head of the Presidential Council Faiz Al-Sarraj.

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November 23, 2017

AFRICOM conducts 2 airstrikes in Libya

The US military command in Africa (AFRICOM) has carried out two separate airstrikes on November 17 and 19 near the town of Fugaha in the municipality of Jufra, south of central Libya targeting ISIS militants.

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November 23, 2017

Mali blames West for chaos in Libya

Mali blames 'external intervention' for the chaos that reigns throughout Libya given the Nato-led bombing campaign in 2011.

Abdoulaye Diop, Malian minister of foreign affairs, on Wednesday (22 November) said"...

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November 23, 2017

Our aim in Libya is to close detention centers, Mogherini

European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini commented in Brussels at the 'A New Partnership between the European Union and Africa' conference on Wednesday on the issue of migrants sold as slaves in Libya, which garnered international attention recently due to a video released"...

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November 23, 2017

Libya's oil boss named Chief Executive of the Year at the Petroleum Economist Annual Awards

The Chairman of the Libyan National Oil Corporation (NOC) Mustafa Sanallah has been selected as the Chief Executive of the Year at the Petroleum Economist Annual Awards gala ceremony in London.

The international award"...

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November 23, 2017

Rwanda open to host over 30,000 African immigrants from Libya

Rwanda could host up to 30,000 African immigrants currently stuck in Libya where they are exposed to all forms of abuse, including being sold openly in slave markets in the Northern Africa country.

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November 23, 2017

DR Congo recalls ambassador from Libya

The Democratic Republic of Congo on Wednesday recalled its ambassador from Libya following reports that some Congolese and citizens of other African countries were being sold as slaves in the North African country.

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