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17 ISIS Fighters Reported Killed as U.S. Ends Lull in Libya Airstrikes
A half-dozen “precision strikes” hit a training camp about 150 miles southeast of Surt, from which militants were plotting and conducting attacks, the military said.
Seeking Asylum in Germany, and Finding Hatred
Escaping violence in Libya, Abode struggles to belong in a German town that has become a flashpoint of anti-immigrant anger.
Italy, Going It Alone, Stalls the Flow of Migrants. But at What Cost?
Some charge that Rome’s solution to the crisis may be strengthening Libya’s most rapacious warlords, while condemning thousands to misery.
Sub-Saharan African Migrants Face Old Enemy in Libya: Bigotry
For many African migrants trying to reach Europe, the way station of Libya can carry special peril if their skin is darker, a new report says.
Why More Migrants Are Dying in the Sahara
Niger’s E.U.-funded crackdown on smuggling is pushing desperate people to attempt more hazardous desert routes.
Flow of Migrants to Italy Slows, but Nobody Knows Why
The main route to Europe is experiencing one of its longest lulls since the start of the migration crisis in 2014, though experts said it was unlikely to last.
Doctors Without Borders Suspends Migrant Rescue Patrols Off Libyan Coast
The aid group said threats from Libyan Coast Guard vessels posed a risk to the crew of its rescue ship.
Italy’s ‘Lord of the Spies’ Takes On a Migration Crisis
Marco Minniti, the interior minister, is drawing on his years of government experience to help solve a challenge for his country.
Italy Plans Naval Mission Off Libya to Stop Migrant Boats
After receiving a request from Libya to operate in its waters, Italy hopes to have a freer hand in stemming a rising tide of migrants.
A Libyan Commander Says His Forces Have Taken Benghazi
Gen. Khalifa Hifter said his militia forces had defeated the Islamist fighters they had been battling in the eastern city of Benghazi for the past three years.
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