Around 4,500 migrants have reportedly been rescued, from dozens of small boats, by the Italian navy and coastguard, in the Mediterranean Sea, during the course of Thursday. Advertisements
At least seven civilians have been killed, and a further eight wounded, following shelling, in the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi.
The bodies of at least 133 migrants have washed up on the Libyan coast, at the western city of Zuwara, in recent days, the Red Crescent has said.
As many as 700 migrants are feared to have been killed, following a series of shipwrecks, off the coast of Libya, over the past few days.
Up to 30 migrants are feared dead, after the boat they were travelling in has capsized, in the Mediterranean Sea, off the coast of Libya.
At least five migrants have been reportedly died, and a further 562 people rescued, after the boat they were travelling in capsized, off the coast of Libya.
At least three people have been shot dead, as bank guards attempted to disperse a large crowd, outside a bank in the Libyan capital, Tripoli.
At least six people have been killed, following a suicide bombing and clashes, including the beheading of three people, in western Libya.
Dozens of migrants are feared missing, after the boat they were travelling in sank off the coast of Libya, according to a statement by the country’s naval forces.
Several explosions, and heavy gunfire, has been reported in the Libyan capital, Tripoli, the cause of which was not immediately clear.