# libya - Today’s News
# libya - Saturday 28 February, 2015
The toppling of Muammar Gaddafi was just the beginning.
# libya - Monday 2 February, 2015
The Irish Government made representations on behalf of Abdullah Abu Bakir Hassan’s family in Ireland.
# libya - Monday 27 October, 2014
Almost 203,000 cattle and sheep were exported so far this year.
# libya - Thursday 16 October, 2014
It’s estimated that between 25 and 30 Irish people have traveled to the area where Islamic State is active.
# libya - Sunday 24 August, 2014
The country’s government has branded the Islamist militias as ‘terrorists’.
# libya - Monday 4 August, 2014
Ever wondered how the Marine Corps mobilises so quickly, and how missions are carried out?
# libya - Friday 1 August, 2014
Around 200 people have been killed in the last two weeks in Tripoli and Benghazi.
# libya - Sunday 27 July, 2014
Cashes broke out yesterday when Islamist groups launched an assault on the headquarters of a special forces unit
# libya - Saturday 26 July, 2014
Everyone’s talking about Mountjoy prison, Gaza protests, and Cork beaches…
A spokesperson said the decision to leave the embassy had not been taken lightly.
# libya - Sunday 13 July, 2014
Under the Obama administration the NSA has continued to grow and Libya has slipped into chaos, meanwhile relations with Russia are reaching crisis point.
# libya - Tuesday 17 June, 2014
Special forces, working with FBI agents, carried out Sunday’s operation and the suspect
# libya - Wednesday 4 June, 2014
This year marks the first time that all students at Leaving Cert level will sit the new Project Maths exam.
# libya - Sunday 13 April, 2014
He said in a statement that he would not accept the premiership after the “traitorous attack”.
# libya - Thursday 6 March, 2014
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# libya - Thursday 2 January, 2014
The British Foreign Office said it is “urgently seeking” further information.
# libya - Sunday 22 December, 2013
The death toll is likely to rise, according to witnesses on scene.
# libya - Saturday 21 December, 2013
It is the third anniversary of the Tunisian protest which sparked a flame across the Middle East and North Africa.
# libya - Saturday 16 November, 2013
Everybody’s talking about the aid crisis in the Philippines, Labour senator injured and the ASTI’s refusal to accept the Haddington Road deal.
Gunmen opened fire on a crowd demanding their disbandment, officials say.
# libya - Friday 8 November, 2013
“They forced us to watch our men being tortured with various methods including batons [and] electric shocks to the feet. Whoever rebelled was tied up”.
# libya - Friday 11 October, 2013
Nobody was killed in the blasts, officials confirmed.
# libya - Thursday 10 October, 2013
The pre-dawn seizure of Zeidan came five days after US commandos embarrassed and angered Libya’s government.
# libya - Monday 7 October, 2013
Libya has asked for clarifications regarding the abduction of an al-Qaida leader in Tripoli.
# libya - Sunday 6 October, 2013
US forces captured a suspect in the 1988 US embassy bombings during a raid in Libya. Another raid, targeting a militant in Somalia, was aborted after a gun battle.
A Libyan militant suspected in the 1998 US embassy bombings was captured by US forces. A leader of the Shabab group was targeted in southern Somalia in a second raid.
# libya - Tuesday 1 October, 2013
It is unacceptable that medical staff are being denied access to the world’s worst humanitarian crisis since the Cold War, writes Irish-Libyan doctor Dr Fatima Hamroush.
# libya - Saturday 17 August, 2013
Plus: How many people have visited the church in Spain with the botched fresco of Jesus?
# libya - Tuesday 16 July, 2013
The Bab al-Aziziya compound covers several square hectares of prime real estate in central Tripoli.
# libya - Thursday 20 June, 2013
Amnesty International says European funding to secure Libyan borders is resulting in ‘holding centres’ where abuses occur.
# libya - Tuesday 11 June, 2013
The out-of-contract striker is weighing up his options and concentrating on international football after finiding himself in a sticky situation.
# libya - Wednesday 29 May, 2013
The Department of Education says it has only just learned that teachers were left with unpaid wages from two years ago.
# libya - Tuesday 7 May, 2013
While we can’t definitively rule out the possibility that the US attacking Iraq and Libya to seize control of their oil supplies, when all factors are considered one thing is missing from this hypothesis: a compelling reason, writes Scott Fitzsimons.
# libya - Monday 6 May, 2013
The verdict in the case of two officials from the ousted dictator’s regime, who have been accused of “financial crimes” connected to compensation for the 1988 Lockerbie plane bombing, has been postponed today.
# libya - Saturday 23 February, 2013
Shamseddin Gaidan, 16, is believed to have joined the rebels after returning to his native Libya last summer.
# libya - Tuesday 19 February, 2013
Animal rights groups have criticised the export but the department said it enforces a strict system of transport rules.
# libya - Thursday 24 January, 2013
The call was made in response to what was described as an imminent threat against Westerners.
# libya - Wednesday 2 January, 2013
James Foley went missing six weeks ago but news of his kidnap is only emerging now after his family broke their silence. It is the second time he has been kidnapped in recent years.