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petroleum

Head of Libya's eastern oil corporation says tanker carrying first attempted oil export is being diverted to the western port of Zawiya - Reuters

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Libya

First tanker of 'Illegal' Libyan oil from country's parallel National Oil Corporation leaves port - BBC

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Libyan crisis (2011-present)

Libya's National Oil Corporation says country's eastern government attempted to export 650,000 barrels of oil - Reuters

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Fight against Islamic State militants

Islamic State reportedly flee Libyan town - BBC

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Fight against Islamic State militants

Turkey's Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu says thousands of Islamic State terrorists are present in Libya and supports NATO effort to remove them

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European migrant crisis

UNHCR on possible migrant boat sinking: 'If confirmed, as many as 500 people may have lost their lives when a large ship went down in the Mediterranean Sea at an unknown location between Libya and Italy'

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Libyan crisis (2011-present)

US imposes sanctions on head of Libya's Islamist-backed government, accusing him of threatening stability in country - AP

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Libyan crisis (2011-present)

President Obama issues executive order expanding scope of national emergency previously declared against Libya - @markknoller

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Libya

#BREAKING Swearing-in ceremony of Libyan unity government postponed until Tuesday, parliament member tells Al Arabiya - @AlArabiya_Eng

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Libyan crisis (2011-present)

Libya parliament postpones vote on unity government, members say - AFP

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European migrant crisis

At least 8 African migrants, and possibly as many as 27, died in boat tragedy off coast of Libya, a search and rescue organization says - AFP

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Libyan crisis (2011-present)

Libya unity government to start taking control of ministries: deputy PM - AFP

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Libyan crisis (2011-present)

French, German foreign ministers in Libya to show support for unity government - Reuters

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Libyan crisis (2011-present)

Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi, in a BBC interview, warns against foreign military intervention in neighboring Libya - BBC

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Libyan crisis (2011-present)

Russia's Putin on US President Obama's admission that Libya was a mistake: It shows that the current US president is a decent man. I say that with no irony - @shaunwalker7

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European migrant crisis

European Commission President Donald Tusk: 'We must be prepared to show solidarity to Italy and Malta. Alarming numbers of would-be migrants from Libya via Central Mediterranean route'

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Libyan crisis (2011-present)

Libyan officials: Italian FM arrives in Tripoli, will be first European official to visit UN-backed government - AP

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Fight against Islamic State militants

US general: The number of Islamic State fighters in Libya has doubled over the last year - CNN

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Libyan crisis (2011-present)

More: The Tripoli-based government in Libya issued a statement saying it would 'cease duties' and absolve itself of responsibility for the country's fate - AP

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Libyan crisis (2011-present)

Tripoli authorities cede power to Libyan unity government, per statement - AFP

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