Google map sightseeing
easy as never before.
world places:  
world regions:  
loading

News: Libya

We have started to collect the most important news related to Libya in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

World news related to Libya – overview

Libya: news

Defiant Gaddafi threatens Europe

Friday, July 1st 2011, 19:02
related places: Tripoli

Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi threatens to attack Europe in revenge for Nato's operations in Libya, in a message broadcast in Tripoli.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Russia condemns Libyan arms drop

Thursday, June 30th 2011, 15:22
related countries: France France, Russia Russia

Russia's foreign minister describes France's arms drop to Libyan rebels as a "crude violation" of UN resolution 1970, echoing African Union criticism.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Libya: French arms drop condemned

Thursday, June 30th 2011, 11:34
related countries: France France

A senior official of the African Union says France's decision to air-drop weapons to Libyan rebels is dangerous and puts the whole region at risk.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Chad migrants 'stranded' in Libya

Wednesday, June 29th 2011, 17:40
related countries: Chad Chad

More than 2,000 Chadian people are stranded at Libya's border with Chad in an arid and hostile area renowned for banditry, warns a migration body.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Weapons drop

Wednesday, June 29th 2011, 16:57
related countries: France France

French risk controversy to boost Libya's rebels
Read the full article » | View on the map »

France gave Libyan rebels weapons

Wednesday, June 29th 2011, 15:37
related countries: France France

France has air-dropped weapons to rebels fighting Col Muammar Gaddafi's troops in western Libya, the French military confirms.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Rebels seize Gaddafi arms bunker

Tuesday, June 28th 2011, 19:37
related places: Tripoli

Libyan rebels capture a major complex of underground weapons bunkers in the west of the country as they continue their push towards Tripoli.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

VIDEO: Libya's front line nears Tripoli

Tuesday, June 28th 2011, 15:24
related places: Tripoli

Libya's rebels are moving ever closer to the capital, Tripoli, as they continue to take the fight to Colonel Gaddafi.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

VIDEO: Libya rebels face medical crisis

Tuesday, June 28th 2011, 15:20

A medical crisis is looming in the hospitals of the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi because of a lack of basic supplies, the BBC has learned.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Libya rebels 'face health crisis'

Tuesday, June 28th 2011, 4:51

A medical crisis looms in Libya's eastern rebel stronghold of Benghazi as hospitals run out of vital supplies, the rebels' health minister tells the BBC.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Libya rejects ICC arrest warrant

Monday, June 27th 2011, 21:10

Libya rejects a warrant issued by the International Criminal Court for the arrest of Col Muammar Gaddafi, saying the court has no authority.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Arrest warrant issued for Gaddafi

Monday, June 27th 2011, 19:53

The International Criminal Court issues an arrest warrant for Libyan leader Col Muammar Gaddafi, accusing him of crimes against humanity.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

VIDEO: Misrata rebels' plea for Nato help

Monday, June 27th 2011, 19:21

Libyan rebels outside Misrata are calling for more help from Nato, after more than a month camped in the dunes around the besieged city.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

VIDEO: Libya conflict: Tripoli's tale of two cities

Monday, June 27th 2011, 17:37
related places: Tripoli

Rebel forces claim they are making advances in the west of the country and are battling with Gaddafi's troops less than fifty miles from the capital, Tripoli.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

VIDEO: Libya: 100 days after air strikes

Monday, June 27th 2011, 11:30

Rebels in Libya draw closer to the capital 100 days after the UK joined air raids on the country.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Fierce fighting close to Tripoli

Monday, June 27th 2011, 9:54

Libyan rebels launch a push towards Tripoli, as war crimes judges are set to decide whether to issue an arrest warrant against Col Gaddafi.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

100 days of war

Monday, June 27th 2011, 9:20

On board with the RAF flying sorties over Libya
Read the full article » | View on the map »

VIDEO: Libya rebels 'ready to discuss peace'

Sunday, June 26th 2011, 7:56
related places: Tripoli

Rebels in eastern Libya have said they are ready to discuss a political settlement with the government in Tripoli.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

VIDEO: Rebels welcome Libyan footballers

Sunday, June 26th 2011, 1:27

Four members of Libya's national football team have defected to the rebels, in a propaganda blow to Colonel Gaddafi.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

AUDIO: Libyan goalkeeper on Gaddafi

Saturday, June 25th 2011, 4:34

Libyan goalkeeper, Juma Gtat, and 16 other leading Libyan football figures have announced their defection to the rebels.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Top footballers defect in Libya

Saturday, June 25th 2011, 3:54

A group of Libyan football figures, including members of the national team, tell the BBC they have decided to defect to the rebels.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

House vote snubs Obama on Libya

Friday, June 24th 2011, 20:06

The US House of Representatives denies President Obama the authority to wage war in Libya, but rejects a bid to cut off funding for the conflict.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

VIDEO: Libya rebels 'in secret talks'

Friday, June 24th 2011, 17:27
related places: Tripoli

The BBC has learned that the leaders of Libyan rebels are in close contact with an extensive underground network of anti-Gaddafi supporters in the capital Tripoli as they prepare for the fall of the Gaddafi regime
Read the full article » | View on the map »

'Forgotten war'

Friday, June 24th 2011, 14:03

The rebels fighting in Libya's western mountains
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Libya rebels in 'Tripoli talks'

Friday, June 24th 2011, 4:05
related places: Tripoli

The Libyan rebels in the east are in close contact with an underground network of opponents of Col Muammar Gaddafi in Tripoli, the BBC has learnt.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Libya conflict

Friday, June 24th 2011, 1:23
related places: Tripoli

Satellite images show strike damage in central Tripoli
Read the full article » | View on the map »

ICC sets date for Gaddafi ruling

Thursday, June 23rd 2011, 16:11

The International Criminal Court says it will decide on Monday whether to issue an arrest warrant for Libyan leader Col Muammar Gaddafi.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Nato accused of murder by Gaddafi

Thursday, June 23rd 2011, 2:29

Libyan leader Col Muammar Gaddafi accuses Nato of murder, two days after members of the family of a close aide were killed in an air strike.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Libya operations 'cost UK £250m'

Wednesday, June 22nd 2011, 20:50
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The cost of UK military operations in Libya has reached £250m so far, government sources say.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Italy urges Libya fighting halt

Wednesday, June 22nd 2011, 11:36
related countries: Italy Italy

Italian Foreign Minister Franco Frattini calls for a suspension of hostilities in Libya to allow humanitarian aid to be brought to the country.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Road to stalemate?

Wednesday, June 22nd 2011, 8:21

A guide to the Libya crisis, with Jeremy Bowen
Read the full article » | View on the map »

VIDEO: On the ground with rebel forces in Libya

Tuesday, June 21st 2011, 18:44

In Libya, the fight near the port city of Misrata is continuing to rage as forces loyal to Colonel Gaddafi fired a rocket attack into the centre of the city.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Losing hope?

Tuesday, June 21st 2011, 15:52
related places: Zlitan

Libya's Zlitan rebels struggle to inch forward
Read the full article » | View on the map »

PM criticises comments over Libya

Tuesday, June 21st 2011, 14:19
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Prime Minister David Cameron expresses irritation over comments from some military chiefs about the UK's role in the Nato-backed Libya mission.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Nato loses Libya drone helicopter

Tuesday, June 21st 2011, 12:24

Nato says it has lost an unmanned helicopter drone over Libya, as state TV shows images of what it describes as a downed attack helicopter.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

RAF chief in warning over Libya

Tuesday, June 21st 2011, 8:54
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The RAF's ability to deal with future emergencies is under threat if British intervention in Libya continues beyond September, MPs are warned.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Top Libya rebel holds China talks

Tuesday, June 21st 2011, 5:46
related countries: China China
related places: Beijing

The top foreign affairs figure in Libya's opposition, Mahmud Jibril, arrives in China for talks, as Beijing lifts its profile in the Libya crisis.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Libya complex 'legitimate target'

Monday, June 20th 2011, 21:18
related places: Tripoli

Nato says its strike on a compound near Tripoli hit a command-and-control centre for Libyan government forces and was a "legitimate military target".
Read the full article » | View on the map »

New Libya raid 'kills civilians'

Monday, June 20th 2011, 20:27
related places: Tripoli

Libyan officials say 15 civilians were killed in a Nato attack, a day after the alliance admitted killing civilians in an air strike on Tripoli.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Fragile consensus

Monday, June 20th 2011, 16:07

Nato strikes may undermine Libya mission
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Nato admits Tripoli target error

Monday, June 20th 2011, 0:23
related places: Tripoli

Nato admits "a weapons systems failure" may have caused casualties in Sunday's air raid in Libya's capital, as the rebels say they have run out of cash.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Nato probes Libya 'civilian' raid

Sunday, June 19th 2011, 13:07
related places: Tripoli

Nato is investigating Libyan government claims that it bombed a residential area of the capital, Tripoli, killing several civilians.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

'Nato raid' kills Libya civilians

Sunday, June 19th 2011, 9:33
related places: Tripoli

At least five civilians have died in a Nato air strike that hit a house in the Libyan capital Tripoli, government officials say.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

VIDEO: Nato blamed for Tripoli strike deaths

Sunday, June 19th 2011, 6:53
related places: Tripoli

Several people are reported to have died in a Nato air strike that hit a house in the Libyan capital Tripoli, according to Libyan government officials.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Obama and Boehner win golf summit

Saturday, June 18th 2011, 21:30
related countries: United States United States

US President Barack Obama and House Speaker John Boehner team up for a round of golf amid debate over the US budget and military action in Libya.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Libya 'uses mosques as shields'

Saturday, June 18th 2011, 21:14
related places: Tripoli

Libyan leader Col Gaddafi is accused of using mosques and children's parks as shields, as Nato admits its aircraft mistakenly attacked rebel forces.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

page 26/47

This content is from the BBC News website. Date and time information is related to GMT.


Maplandia.com is not sponsored by or affiliated with Google.


Copyright © 2005 maplandia.com. All rights reserved. | news | faq | contact us | RSS | XHTML & CSS