MENASource May 18, 2023
How the international community can help Libya’s political deadlock, according to local civil society actors
By Ali Alaspli, Farah Ali, and Mohamed Salem
In this piece, three Libyan civil society representatives give their take on the international community’s role in Libya.
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MENASource Nov 15, 2022
A moment of opportunity: Can the UN’s new special representative for Libya break the country’s cycle of devolution?
By Emadeddin Badi
After two months into the job, Abdoulaye Bathily may be quickly realizing that Libya’s war never abated, and that it is now simply fought by other means in the halls of the United Nations and corridors of foreign capitals.
Report Nov 18, 2022
The EU, NATO and the Libya crisis: Scaling ambitions down?
By Stefano Marcuzzi
In March 2011, a coalition of countries under the United Nations (UN) umbrella led militarily by NATO launched an air campaign in support of a series of revolts against the regime of Muammar al-Qaddafi in Libya, ostensibly to stop Qaddafi’s reprisals on civilians.