A bomb-laden vehicle exploded Saturday outside a shopping mall in Libya's eastern city of Benghazi, killing at least three U.N. staff members, a spokesman for the United Nations secretary-general said.
The U.S. State Department recently released a list of countries with the highest risk for kidnapping, adding to its travel advisories for every country around the world on crime, terrorism, civil unrest, and other potential dangers.
AMU recently spoke with Ambassador Jones about her time as U.S. Ambassador to Libya and the aftermath of the 2012 Benghazi attack.
Italy's interior minister threatened to return to Libya 177 migrants who have been aboard an Italian coast guard ship for days.
A Libyan militia leader convicted in the deadly 2012 Benghazi attacks that killed a U.S. ambassador faces sentencing Wednesday in the District of Columbia, with prosecutors urging life in prison and defense lawyers seeking 15 years or less.
The U.S. military launched six drone strikes against Islamic State positions in Libya on Friday, months after militants were driven from safe havens there.
The interrogation of a Libyan militia leader accused of leading the 2012 Benghazi terrorist attack will take center stage at a week-long federal court proceeding in Washington.
An international rights group expressed alarm Friday over the fate of hundreds of Libyan and foreign nationals trapped for months amid fighting in the eastern city of Benghazi.
Committee says that former Prime Minister David Cameron's 2011 decision to intervene militarily in Libya was misguided and helped give rise to Islamic extremism in North Africa.
President Barack Obama is assessing what's working and what's not in the fight against the Islamic State group as the U.S. military ramps up its engagement in Libya.