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Armed Protesters Storm Zueitina Port

A group of armed protesters reportedly stormed the oil port of Zueitina on Tuesday, demanding that workers halt operations. According to Al Jazeera, it was not immediately known what the protesters wanted, but they were recognised as being part of a group of civilian demonstrators who shut down the terminal for several weeks earlier this […]

Work Resumes at Zueitina Port

Reuters reports that operations have resumed at Zueitina port, but adds that so far only oil stored at the terminal is being exported as oilfields remain shut down by striking workers. Citing an un-named source, the news agency says workers at the fields have still refused to start work "due to the power cuts in […]

Gas Pipeline Disrupted by Attack

Libyan news agency LANA reports that an explosion occurred on Tuesday night in a gas line running from the Field 103, which is located west of the city of Ajdabiya, to the company Zueitina. It is understood that the blast was caused by a rocket-propelled grenade (RPG). Fire services from a number of surrounding areas […]