Coronavirus measures in place as G7 foreign ministers meet

M inisters from the G7 group of industrialised nations have discussed how to respond to the rise of China as they held their first face-to-face meeting in more than two years. Dominic Raab welcomed his counterparts to London for a meeting held with strict coronavirus restrictions. The Foreign Secretary and the other ministers were separated … Read more

Libya’s top diplomat calls on Turkey to withdraw foreign fighters | Khalifa Haftar News

Foreign Minister Najla al-Manqoush urges Turkey to comply with UN resolutions, expel foreign fighters from Libyan territory. Libya’s top diplomat has called for the departure of foreign forces and mercenaries from the North African country as it heads towards elections later this year. Najla al-Manqoush, foreign minister of Libya’s interim government, urged Turkey on Monday … Read more

Several Europe-bound migrants drown off Libya coast: UN | Migration News

IOM says ‘continuous loss of life calls for an urgent change in approach to the situation in Libya and the Central Med’. At least 11 people drowned when a rubber dinghy carrying two dozen Europe-bound migrants capsized off Libya, the UN migration agency said. The International Organization for Migration (IOM) said the tragedy took place … Read more

Libya kicks off delayed COVID-19 vaccination drive | Coronavirus pandemic News

Prime Minister Abdul Hamid Dbeibah receives shot on live television, urges Libyans to register online for their own vaccinations. Libya has launched its delayed COVID-19 vaccination drive, with Abdul Hamid Dbeibah, prime minister of the country’s new unity government, getting his shot on live television. Officially, Libya has registered a total of about 167,000 coronavirus … Read more