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Joint Statement by Govts on Libya

The governments of France, Germany, Italy, the United Kingdom and the United States have issued a joint statement strongly condemning the ongoing violence in Libya, and calling for an immediate cessation of hostilities: We condemn the crimes of Ansar al-Sharia entities, and the ongoing violence in communities across Libya, including Tripoli and its environs. Libya’s […]

Weekly Security Update

By James Hopkinson, Director of Assaye Risk. This past week has continued to be dominated by events outside the borders of Libya but which have serious potential implications for Libya and its ongoing difficult security and political situation.  In terms of Libya itself it appears clear that there is a pattern emerging of direct intimidation […]