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UN envoy confident that Libyan rivals are close to consensus

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 21:37:37 GMT2017-11-16T21:37:37Z

UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The U.N. envoy for Libya said Thursday he is confident that competing parliaments in the North African country "are close to a consensus" on a framework to end their political standoff....

Italy, Germany defend Libyan patrols after UN criticism

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 23:13:45 GMT2017-11-15T23:13:45Z

ROME (AP) -- Italy and Germany on Wednesday defended their support for Libyan coast guard patrols returning migrants to Libya, after the U.N. human rights chief denounced the policy as inhuman....

Rights lawyers seek ICC probe into Libyan military leader

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 16:11:00 GMT2017-11-14T16:11:00Z

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) -- Human rights lawyers presented evidence Tuesday to International Criminal Court prosecutors alleging that forces loyal to a key player in Libya's ongoing power struggle are responsible for crimes including murder, torture and persecution....

UN rights chief: EU policy on migrants in Libya 'inhuman'

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 12:18:22 GMT2017-11-14T12:18:22Z

GENEVA (AP) -- The U.N. human rights chief says the European Union policy of helping Libyan authorities intercept migrants on the Mediterranean and return them to Libya is "inhuman."...

ICC prosecutor promises new Libya charges if crimes continue

Thu, 09 Nov 2017 00:42:12 GMT2017-11-09T00:42:12Z

UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The prosecutor at the International Criminal Court warned Wednesday that the situation in Libya "remains dire" and promised to seek new arrest warrants if serious crimes don't stop....