Libyan PM Fayez al-Serraj wants to resign

Hidayatullah.com—The head of Libya’s internationally recognized government in Tripoli, Prime Minister Fayez al-Serraj, announced his intention to resign at the end of October. Reported BBC Thursday (17/9/2020), he made the announcement in a televised speech, saying that he wanted to hand over power to an executive authority to be elected at a meeting of Libyan…

German and Italian warships intercept tankers from UAE bound for Libya

Hidayatullah.com—German and Italian warships intercept a tanker carrying jet fuel in alleged violation of an international arms embargo on Libya. The tanker had arrived from the United Arab Emirates and was heading for the port of Benghazi in eastern Libya when it was intercepted BBC Thursday (10/9/2020). Benghazi is the defensive base for forces led…