Defence

17-06-2013
Reports in the Czech press claim that companies have been negotiating a LD65m ($52m) armoured amphibious vehicles contract, but the deal could be blocked by the Czech government.
11-06-2013
The Libyan government has asked to buy two C-130 military transport aircraft, plus associated equipment and training, in a deal which if approved would be worth some $588m (LD735m).
20-05-2013
The Libyan navy has received the first instalment of 30 high speed patrol boats from France's Sillinger
07-05-2013
Mohamed al-Barghati has retracted his earlier resignation, which was made in protest at the ongoing presence of armed groups at several government ministries.
07-04-2013
The Royal Navy last week sent a warship to Tripoli as part of efforts to increase trade in naval equipment and training.
22-01-2013
The French press reports that Sillinger, a subsidiary of Groupe Marck, has agreed a sale of 50 rigid inflatable boats (RIBs) to the Libyan armed forces.
23-05-2012
According to the Quryna newspaper, Turkey's Ministry of Defence has signed an agreement with Libya to help secure borders and strategic locations in the eastern part of the country.