# libya - Today’s News
# libya - Monday 15 June, 2015
Another Irish Naval vessel will be sent to replace the Éithne, once her mission comes to an end.
# libya - Saturday 6 June, 2015
The crew has now rescued 1,064 migrnats in the Mediterranean.
# libya - Friday 5 June, 2015
In five successful missions, the crew has now rescued 756 migrants in the Mediterranean.
# libya - Monday 18 May, 2015
The EU plan will see warships sent to the Libyan coast.
# libya - Sunday 26 April, 2015
The boats are getting ever more rickety and the numbers crammed on them are increasing.
# libya - Wednesday 22 April, 2015
The captain has been arrested.
# libya - Wednesday 15 April, 2015
Tension is currently mounting in Italy over a recent influx of migrants.
# 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.