Resolving Forced Displacement at Heart of Security Council’s Mandate to Maintain International Peace, Says High Commissioner for Refugees

With a record 79.5 million people around the world living in forced exile, the Security Council must overcome its differences and make real progress to resolve long-running conflicts and clear the way for refugees and internally displaced persons to return home, the Head of the United Nations refugee agency told the 15-member organ during a 18 […]

Egypt Warns Forces Fighting for Libya’s Tripoli Government to Stay Out of Sirte

Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi warned Saturday that Cairo would not allow militias fighting for Libya’s U.N.-recognized government in Tripoli to capture the coastal port town of Sirte or the al-Jufra airbase in central Libya. Sissi’s warning came as Tripoli-based Prime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj met with Algerian President Abdelmadjid Tebboune amid diplomatic efforts to forestall a […]

Italian Foreign Minister: The Priority Now To End The Conflict In Libya And We Cannot Afford Any Further Escalation

Ankara- Italian Foreign Minister Luigi de Mayo reiterated on Friday that the priority is to end the conflict in Libya. In an article on his official page on “Facebook”, before his later meeting in Ankara with his Turkish counterpart, “Mawlid Cawush”, he talked about efforts to “overcome an unprecedented global crisis. We cannot afford another […]