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- IOM: IOM Libya Update, 01 - 15 November 2019. 19 Nov 2019
- FAO: FAO concludes the fourth capacity-building training with Libyan partners in Alzintan. 19 Nov 2019
- UN SC: Foreign Involvement in Libya Must be Stopped, Top Official Tells Security Council, Describing ‘Race Against Time’ to Reach Peaceful Solution, Spare Lives. 18 Nov 2019
- UNSMIL: SRSG Ghassan Salame Briefing to the Security Council - 18 November 2019. 18 Nov 2019
- UNHCR: UNHCR Update Libya (15 November 2019) [EN/AR]. 15 Nov 2019
TRIPOLI, 27 February 2013 (IRIN) - In Libya your eyes receive constant reminders of the Arab Spring and the violent end to Col Gaddafi’s 42-year rule - from the bullet holes at the airport, posters of revolutionary martyrs, to the thousands of national flags on buildings.
The graffiti shows a flowering - at least in some quarters - of a new national pride, with statements like “We’re proud to be Libyan.” But the conflict has also given rise to strong expectations that reconstruction and rebirth will quickly improve the lives of ordinary people.
This document provides an overview of developments in the Mediterranean Basin and other regions of interest from 05—18 February 2013, with hyperlinks to source material highlighted and underlined in the text. For more information on the topics below or other issues pertaining to the region, please contact the members of the Med Basin Team, or visit our website at www.cimicweb.org
Inside this Issue
In Focus 1
North Africa 2
Northeast Africa 4
Horn of Africa 5
PARIS — Nearly two years after a revolt that ousted and killed the Libyan leader, Col. Muammar el-Qaddafi, Libya’s weak government is struggling to control its borders, stop the smuggling of weapons and manage regional militias that have refused to disarm, according to the conclusions of an international meeting on Libyan security here on Tuesday.
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