Latest News for: Libya visa


Libya: Beyond Jargon Reconnecting Families Separated by War

Reliefweb 11 May 2021
In Libya, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) works to help families find loved ones missing due to conflict as part of its Restoring Family Links program ... Luca needed two different visas to get from Libya to Egypt to do his biometrics and be reunited with Anita in Europe.

Bosnia-Herzegovina reopens embassy in Libya

Anadolu Agency 20 Apr 2021
Visa services have resumed at the Embassy of Bosnia and Herzegovina in Libya, the statement said ... Libya has been beset by conflict since former longtime strongman Muammar Gaddafi was overthrown in 2011.

Turkish businesses set to tackle energy, healthcare projects in Libya

Anadolu Agency 15 Apr 2021
The meeting also covered opening a Libyan Embassy in the capital Ankara and a Turkish Consulate in Benghazi, northeastern Libya, as well as enabling visa-free visits for Turkish nationals and signing a free trade pact between the two countries, said Olpak ... "Libya has an energy shortage.

Libya to grant visa-free travel for Turkish nationals

The New Arab 14 Apr 2021
Libya has granted visa-free travel for Turkish nationals following a two day visit to the country by the Libyan. Libya's new prime minister has revealed that he will be working towards offering visa-free travel to Turkish nationals following a two-day diplomatic visit to the country ... "I can invite all companies doing business in Libya.

Anadolu Agency's Morning Briefing - April 14, 2021

Anadolu Agency 14 Apr 2021
Anadolu Agency is here with a rundown of the latest developments on the coronavirus pandemic and other news in Turkey and around the world.  ... Libya will work to enable visa-free visits for Turkish nationals, the prime minister of Libya's Government of National Unity said in the Turkish capital ... 11, said a senior administration official ... .

Visa-free travel for Turks in the works: Libya

Anadolu Agency 13 Apr 2021
Libya will work to enable visa-free visits for Turkish nationals, the prime minister of Libya's Government of National Unity said in the Turkish capital on Tuesday. "We will immediately start procedures for the complete abolition of visa (requirements) and begin the necessary ...

Italian prosecutors secretly recorded human rights lawyers

The Observer 09 Apr 2021
... Cairo in which she feared for her safety, and Porsia telling Ballerini that she was having difficulty securing a visa for Libya due, she believed, to her investigations of the notorious alleged human trafficker and Libyan coastguard commander Abd al-Rahman Milad, known as Bija.

Libya's PM discusses reconstruction, illegal migration with Italian counterpart

Middle East Monitor 07 Apr 2021
During the press conference, Draghi said that the meeting dealt with Italy's contribution to the reconstruction efforts in Libya, explaining that "many important reassurances were given during the meeting." ... Crisis in Libya over of distribution of sovereign positions.

In his first travel abroad, new Italian PM visits Libya

Wtop 06 Apr 2021
BENGHAZI, Libya (AP) — Italy’s prime minister on a visit Tuesday to the Libyan capital of Tripoli — his first trip abroad since taking office — lauded the North African country’s efforts to curb the flow of migrants to Europe ... Italy was a supporter of the Libya’s previous U.N.-backed government that was also based in Tripoli.

Libya demands departure of foreign forces, mercenaries

Anadolu Agency 25 Mar 2021
The top Libyan diplomat called for accelerating the return of foreign embassies and missions in Libya, and facilitating the issuance of visas to Libyans. "Libya's stability positively impacts all neighboring countries, including Europe,” al-Mangoush said.

Explosive Ordonance Risk Education Specialist - LIBYA

Reliefweb 16 Mar 2021
Since early 2019 HI is implementing a three-year project entitled ‘Action for Mental Health Assistance in Libya’ (AMAL) as part of wider initiatives to improve the access and quality of health care services in Libya ... Previous experience in the Middle East (and in Libya) would be a strong plus.

TMIS Editorial: Muscat’s chosen ones: who will be the next to fall?

Independent Online 14 Mar 2021
Many of them have been, or still are, the subject of criminal or ethics investigations. The list is a long one, and it continues to grow longer ... Then there was OPM official Neville Gafa, who was involved the infamous Libyan medical visas racket. It was recently reported that he travelled to Libya to try to silence the witnesses in the case ... .

Senior Specialist, MHPSS Co-Chair Working Group

Reliefweb 03 Mar 2021
Willingness to travel to and stay in Libya for extended periods Eligibility for visas to Libya and Tunisia Fluency in written and spoken English Fluency in written and spoken Arabic is preferred Travel between Tripoli and Tunis is to be expected depending on the security context, ...

The Permanent Wait: The Stranded Migrants Trapped in Limbo

Vice 04 Feb 2021
Sitting slouched in a plastic chair on a cafe terrace facing the sea on a sunny December morning, Abdullah Yahya described his time as a migrant in Libya ... Abdullah is one of of migrants who have tried to cross conflict-stricken Libya ... No visa, nothing.” ... “First they want to go directly from Libya to Europe.

Local Muslims said they were glad to see President Joe Biden reverse the so-called Muslim travel ban

The Oklahoman 03 Feb 2021
The metro area structural engineer and native of Libya said his dream of having his parents attend his 2018 Tulsa wedding were dashed due to the Trump administration's travel ban barring individuals from seven Muslim-majority countries from entering the U.S ... They checked all the boxes for a tourist visa," Eltarhoni said.