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Suicide Attack Targets Electoral Commission in Libya

Suicide Attack Targets Electoral Commission in Libya

An investigator at the electoral commission office in Tripoli after a suicide attack on Wednesday. Several people were said to have been killed.
Libya’s Electoral Commission Is Targeted in Suicide Attack

Libya’s Electoral Commission Is Targeted in Suicide Attack

An investigator at the electoral commission office in Tripoli after a suicide attack on Wednesday. Several people were said to have been killed.
Several Reported Killed in Libya as Gunmen Storm National Oil Company

Several Reported Killed in Libya as Gunmen Storm National Oil Company

Smoke rising form the headquarters of Libya’s national oil company in Tripoli on Monday.
Several Reported Killed in Libya as Gunmen Storm National Oil Company

Several Reported Killed in Libya as Gunmen Storm National Oil Company

Smoke rising from the headquarters of Libya’s national oil company in Tripoli on Monday.
Several Reported Killed in Libya as Gunmen Storm National Oil Company

Several Reported Killed in Libya as Gunmen Storm National Oil Company

Smoke rising from the headquarters of Libya’s national oil company in Tripoli on Monday.
Suicide Bomber Kills 3 at Libya’s Foreign Ministry, Officials Say

Suicide Bomber Kills 3 at Libya’s Foreign Ministry, Officials Say

The scene of the attack at the Foreign Ministry in Tripoli, Libya, on Tuesday.
In Libya, Militia Advances on Capital, Raising Prospect of Renewed Civil War

In Libya, Militia Advances on Capital, Raising Prospect of Renewed Civil War

Members of forces loyal to Gen. Khalifa Hifter seized one of Libya’s largest oil fields, Sharara, in February. That attack now appears to have been the beginning of a march toward Tripoli.
Militia Advances on Libyan Capital, Raising Prospect of Renewed Civil War

Militia Advances on Libyan Capital, Raising Prospect of Renewed Civil War

Members of forces loyal to Gen. Khalifa Hifter seized one of Libya’s largest oil fields, Sharara, in February. That attack now appears to have been the beginning of a march toward Tripoli.
Ambush Slows Libyan Militia’s Drive to Take Capital

Ambush Slows Libyan Militia’s Drive to Take Capital

Gen. Khalifa Hifter in 2015. His drive to capture the Libyan capital, Tripoli, slowed on Friday.
Tripoli’s Last Civilian Airport Reopens After Militias Mobilize Against Hifter

Tripoli’s Last Civilian Airport Reopens After Militias Mobilize Against Hifter

Police officers outside the closed Mitiga International Airport in Tripoli, Libya, on Monday, after an airstrike.
Libya Airstrike Kills 40 in Migrant Detention Center, Official Says

Libya Airstrike Kills 40 in Migrant Detention Center, Official Says

The United Nations-supported government blamed the self-styled Libyan National Army, led by Khalifa Hifter, for the strike early Wednesday.
Libya Airstrike Kills 40 in Migrant Detention Center, Official Says

Libya Airstrike Kills 40 in Migrant Detention Center, Official Says

The United Nations-supported government blamed the self-styled Libyan National Army, led by Khalifa Hifter, for the strike early Wednesday.
Airstrike Kills Dozens of Migrants at Detention Center in Tripoli

Airstrike Kills Dozens of Migrants at Detention Center in Tripoli

The bomb ripped through a hanger packed with African migrants hoping to reach Europe. A spokesman for Gen. Khalifa Hifter denied responsibility.
Airstrike Kills Dozens of Migrants at Detention Center in Libya

Airstrike Kills Dozens of Migrants at Detention Center in Libya

The bomb ripped through a hangar in Tripoli packed with African migrants hoping to reach Europe. A spokesman for Gen. Khalifa Hifter denied responsibility.
Europe Shut These Migrants Out, Libyan Rebels Bombed Them

Europe Shut These Migrants Out, Libyan Rebels Bombed Them

A Times investigation shows that the African migrants killed by a July 2 airstrike in Libya were being detained near a weapons depot — a prime target in the country’s civil war. Before the attack, the
Europe Shut These Migrants Out, Libyan Rebels Bombed Them

Europe Shut These Migrants Out, Libyan Rebels Bombed Them

A Times investigation shows that the African migrants killed by a July 2 airstrike in Libya were being detained near a weapons depot — a prime target in the country’s civil war. Before the attack, the

How The Times Analyzed the Migrant Center Airstrike

It seemed too outrageous that such a place would be bombed, but if it were true it might be a war crime. It was the middle of the night in Libya. How could we verify the claim?

How The Times Analyzed the Migrant Center Airstrike

It seemed too outrageous that such a place would be bombed, but if it were true it might be a war crime. It was the middle of the night in Libya. How could we verify the claim?

Airstrike Hits Libya Field Hospital, Killing at Least 4 Doctors

Libyan health authorities said the airstrike south of the capital, Tripoli, killed at least four doctors and a paramedic.