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19-02-2014

The United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) published a statement on 18 February following an apparent ultimatum issued by an armed group to the country's national assembly.

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17-02-2014

Monday 17 February will be an official public holiday to commemorate the third anniversary of the 2011 revolution.

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03-02-2014

The government declared a Sunday 2 February an official public holiday after the national football team won the African Nations Championship (CHAN).

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20-01-2014

United Nations Calls for End to Violence in Sabha, Supports Investigation and Mediation Efforts
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16-01-2014

A group of Islamic scholars in Libya has published its view on the oil port closures that are severely restricting government income, describing it as a "plan to tear

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10-01-2014

Monday 13 January will be an official public holiday to mark the occasion of the Prophet's birthday.

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20-12-2013

The Ministry of Culture and Civil Society has agreed to buy a French mobile theatre, which will be dismantled and taken to Tripoli as part of the capital's hosting of the 2014 Arab Capital of Culture.

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10-12-2013

Below is the text of a briefing made to the UN Security Council on 9 December by Tarek Mitri, the head of the

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04-12-2013

The Central Bank of Libya (CBL) has revealed details about the new quarter-dinar coin, but has not said when it

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02-12-2013

When historians look back at Libya in a few decades’ time, they may well conclude that the shape of the count