# libya - Yesterday’s News
# libya - Tuesday 4 October, 2016
They were taken aboard the LÉ Samuel Beckett, where they received food, water and medical treatment where required.
# libya - Saturday 10 September, 2016
The rescue, which took place 40 nautical miles north-east of the Libyan capital Tripoli, (about 75 miles, or a third of the way to Malta) followed a request from the Italian Maritime Rescue Co-Ordination Centre.
# libya - Monday 29 August, 2016
In one case, it successfully located and rescued 165 migrants from wooden and rubber vessels off the coast of Libya.
# libya - Tuesday 9 August, 2016
The lawsuit blames their deaths on Clinton’s “reckless” handling of classified information on her private email server.
# libya - Thursday 26 May, 2016
Around 50 people have been resecued from the water.
# libya - Tuesday 15 December, 2015
French surveillance planes spotted the group making advances towards oil fields in Libya.
# libya - Thursday 19 November, 2015
A Libyan man has been arrested in connection with the killing of 25-year-old police officer Yvonne Fletcher.
# libya - Sunday 4 October, 2015
And almost €3 million is linked to Al Qaeda, Syria and Iran.
# libya - Friday 28 August, 2015
This brings to number of those killed in the Mediterranean this year to more than 2,500.
# libya - Thursday 6 August, 2015
The bodies of 25 people, including four children, are also on board.
# libya - Wednesday 5 August, 2015
It’s believed that up to 600 people were on board the stricken vessel.
# 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”.