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Libya near Bottom in "Passport Power"

By John Lee. Libya has been rated joint-eleventh-from-the-bottom of the list in a ranking of the 'passport power' of 199 countries around the world. The list, compiled by passportindex.org, ranked passports by their ability to allow persons to travel visa-free to other destinations. Top of the list was Germany, followed by Sweden and Singapore, while […]

Biometric Passports by end-July

According to a report from Libya Herald, the Berlin-based Bundesdruckerei GmbH (Federal Printers) are printing the new Libyan biometric passports, which should be issued in the last week of July. Steps have been taken to transfer the equipment and machinery necessary for the project from Germany to the Libyan Passports authority’s headquarters in the Salah […]