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Stories with place: Tripoli
  • Libya official: Car bomb kills 5 at checkpoint near Tripoli 
    Updated: Nov-24-15 1:15 pm

    BENGHAZI, Libya - A security official with Libya's Islamist government says a suicide car bombing struck a checkpoint in a town near the capital, Tripoli, killing five militia fighters.

  • Libyan-American group files complaint to UN about envoy 
    Updated: Nov-19-15 3:18 pm

    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - A Libyan-American group said Thursday it has filed a complaint with the United Nations demanding it investigate the circumstances surrounding the hiring of the U.N.'s former envoy to Libya by the United Arab Emirates, which backs one of the country's rival governments.

  • Libyan officials in Tripoli say suspected Emirati spy held 
    Updated: Nov-12-15 2:57 pm

    BENGHAZI, Libya - Authorities in Libya's militia-held capital say they arrested an Emirati police officer on suspicion of being a spy, though Dubai police on Thursday said the man in question was fired five years ago.