Tag archive for ‘libya’
By news On Friday, June 8th, 2018

Bolton takes back seat, but remains looming North Korea summit presence

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Just weeks after John Bolton’s hardline rhetoric infuriated North Korea and nearly derailed a planned summit between More...

By news On Saturday, May 19th, 2018

Trump nominates Pacific commander Harris as U.S. ambassador to Seoul

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday nominated Admiral Harry Harris, head of the U.S. Pacific Command, as U.S. ambassador to South Korea ahead of a summit with North Korean leader More...

By news On Wednesday, May 16th, 2018

North Korea latest: Kim Jong-un begins dismantling nuclear facilities | World | News

North Korea’s intentions were thrown further into doubt on Wednesday, when it abruptly announced it may “reconsider” meeting with US President Donald Trump in June if the United States continues More...

By news On Saturday, April 7th, 2018

North Korea WARNING: US talks could spark a ‘new cycle of tensions and military threats’ | World | News

A meeting between the US president and despot Kim Jong-un, a breakthrough after a year of escalating missile tests by North Korea, will take place in the coming weeks. President Trump agreed to talks after a message More...

By news On Saturday, March 24th, 2018

Trump should insist on Libya-style denuclearization for North Korea: Bolton

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – John Bolton, U.S. President Donald Trump’s new national security adviser, said Trump should insist that any meeting he holds with North Korea’s leader must be focused squarely on More...

By news On Sunday, January 7th, 2018

EU accused of broken promises over failing migrant repatriation scheme | World | News

The European Union’s “assisted voluntary return” scheme is designed to persuade hundreds of thousands of migrants in Libya to return home rather than attempt to cross the Mediterranean to Europe. But officials More...

By news On Wednesday, November 29th, 2017

U.S. jury acquits accused Benghazi attack organizer of most serious charges

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A U.S. jury on Tuesday acquitted accused Islamic militant Ahmed Abu Khatallah of the most serious charges he faced in connection with a 2012 attack on a U.S. diplomatic compound in More...

By news On Friday, November 3rd, 2017

Four foreigners working at power plant kidnapped in Libya, official says

BENGHAZI, Libya (Reuters) – Four foreign engineers working for the Turkish construction firm Enka were kidnapped in southwest Libya on Friday, a Libyan state electricity official said. The men, who were More...

By news On Thursday, November 2nd, 2017

Libyan force says will not extradite brother of Manchester suicide bomber to UK

TRIPOLI (Reuters) – A Libyan armed group holding the brother of a suicide bomber who killed 22 people at a pop concert in the English city of Manchester will not grant a British extradition request, its spokesman More...

By news On Tuesday, October 24th, 2017

Spain refugee crisis: Migrant groups attempt to jump border fence at Ceuta | World | News

The Moroccan security forces were deployed around the border on Tuesday morning after 50-Saharan migrants clambered up fences to storm Spain through the Tarajal border crossing. Migrants frequently attempt to More...