Search for Muammer Gaddafi and
    1. Fast FT

      February 4, 2016

      FirstFT - The London that might have been

      Here’s a taste of today’s FirstFT email. You can sign up to receive it here. Conservative commerce Are the...

    2. January 28, 2016

      US eyes new campaign in Libya against Isis

      The US is considering a new campaign of military action in Libya against Isis, the Pentagon said on Wednesday, amid...

    Special Reports

    1. Year in the Arab World

      The past year will be remembered as one of the Middle East’s most tumultuous, a time o...
    2. Egypt

      Six months after the military coup that overthrew the elected Islamist government of M...
    Search more Special Reports on this topic.

    1. January 24, 2016

      War and strife have cost Libya $68bn in lost oil revenues

      Libya has forgone more than $68bn in potential oil revenues since 2013 amid a power struggle between rival factions...

    2. January 19, 2016

      UK aware Libyan rebels included ‘extremist elements’

      The UK was aware there were probably “extremist elements” within the Libyan rebel forces it helped to fight Muammer...

    3. January 11, 2016

      Libya reaches most critical juncture since Gaddafi’s fall

      Libya’s descent into violence and instability over the past 18 months has brought a collapse in the country’s oil...

    4. January 5, 2016

      Oil trading houses tweak old playbook in market rout

      In the words of Glencore chief executive Ivan Glasenberg, the world’s largest trading houses had a “blowout” year in...

    5. December 28, 2015

      Germany’s political contribution to the fight against Isis

      When Germany joins a military campaign, that is news. So when Berlin recently signed up to the coalition against the...

    6. December 20, 2015

      Clinton and Democrats pounce on Trump in debate

      Hillary Clinton and her Democratic White House rivals clashed sharply on Saturday on issues from Isis and Syria to the...

    7. December 11, 2015

      Tony Blair says he urged Gaddafi to quit ahead of air strikes

      Tony Blair has told MPs he made “two or three” attempts to persuade Muammer Gaddafi to relinquish power before the UK...

    8. November 30, 2015

      Vitol close to deal with Libya oil group

      Vitol, the world’s biggest independent oil trader, is closing in on a deal with the national oil company of Libya to...

    9. November 19, 2015

      Libyan man arrested over 1984 Yvonne Fletcher killing

      A Libyan man in his 50s has been arrested in connection with the killing of Yvonne Fletcher 31 years ago after evidence...

    10. November 9, 2015

      UK Supreme Court to rule on Libya rendition and torture claims

      The UK’s highest court is this week determining whether allegations made about the torture and illegal rendition of a...

    11. July 28, 2015

      Gaddafi’s family fled the country, were killed or face trial

      Colonel Muammer Gaddafi was captured and violently killed in October 2011 in the aftermath of Libya’s revolution. Since...

    12. July 28, 2015

      Gaddafi’s son sentenced to death in Libya

      A court in Libya has sentenced to death Seif al-Islam Gaddafi, the son of ousted leader Muammer Gaddafi, together with...

    13. July 24, 2015

      Why comics and cartoons are flourishing in the Middle East

      For Asia Alfasi, the reason politics dominates comics in the Arab world is simple. “Our lives are a lot more...

    14. June 16, 2015

      Libya struggles to raise oil output

      As a battle for market share rages in the oil industry, Libya is struggling to stand its ground. The holder of Africa’s...

    15. May 31, 2015

      Libya: Families, friends and feuds

      Just before the journey deeper into the buffer zone, Adel Abu Nawar picks up the phone and makes one last call to the...

    16. May 28, 2015

      Battle to write constitution for a Libya at war with itself

      The head of the commission drawing up the Libyan constitution says he has been pressured to create separate categories...

    17. May 15, 2015

      Embattled Libyan coastguard struggles to stop migrants

      Four coastguards without life jackets are bouncing across choppy waters off the Libyan shore in a small inflatable...

    18. April 13, 2015

      More migrants attempt Mediterranean crossing to Italy

      Almost 6,000 migrants have been rescued by Italian Naval and Coast Guard vessels off the coast of Libya in the past...

    19. March 31, 2015

      Tripoli authority sacks prime minister

      The self-declared authority in Libya’s capital sacked its prime minister, Omar al-Hassi, on Tuesday citing his...

    20. March 19, 2015

      Libya: A divided land

      This time it was the guards from an Austrian-run gas facility in Libya’s Saharan southwest. They were shown beheaded in...

    21. February 16, 2015

      Egyptian air strikes target Isis in Libya

      The Egyptian military said it carried out dawn air strikes on Monday against groups in Libya affiliated with Islamic...

    22. FT Photo Diary

      January 22, 2015

      Libyan pro-government forces

      Members of the Libyan pro-government forces, backed by locals, on a tank outside the Central Bank, near Benghazi port....

    23. FT Photo Diary

      January 20, 2015

      Revolutionaries in Benghazi

      Members of Libyan pro-government forces, who are backed by the locals, sit together during clashes with the Shura...

    24. January 19, 2015

      Libya needs help to step back from the brink

      More than three years after the Nato-enabled toppling of Colonel Muammer Gaddafi’s regime, Libya’s agony shows no sign...

    25. January 11, 2015

      ‘The Iron Cage of Liberalism’, by Daniel Ritter

      Why were the Middle East revolutions that replaced authoritarian regimes with relatively little bloodshed as peaceful...

    26. December 29, 2014

      Brent crude closes at lowest since May 2009

      Oil surrendered early gains on Monday to close at a fresh five-and-half-year low on doubts that escalating violence in...

    27. December 28, 2014

      Warplanes strike Misurata as Libya conflict escalates

      Warplanes attacked Libya’s third-largest city of Misurata on Sunday, the first time the industrial port of 300,000 has...

    28. October 30, 2014

      Court to hear Gaddafi rendition claims

      A case turning on “very grave allegations” against the UK government and its alleged complicity in rendition and...

    29. October 22, 2014

      Nelson Bunker Hunt, tycoon, 1926-2014

      Nelson Bunker Hunt, who has died at the age of 88, was everything a Texan oil tycoon was supposed to be. Once one of...

    30. September 21, 2014

      Goldman defence lifts veil on LIA relationship

      It is a fiercely contested $1bn lawsuit over disputed derivatives transactions and has pitted Libya’s Investment...

    31. September 19, 2014

      Goldman admits cultivating ties with Gaddafi-era Libya fund

      Goldman Sachs has admitted in court documents that it used an internship, training, small gifts, occasional travel and...

    32. The A-List

      September 16, 2014

      US must work harder to win over Arab regimes on Isis

      The US administration is trying to convince its populace and the world that it is successfully forging a new alliance...

    33. September 11, 2014

      Obama’s bold ambition at odds with strategic caution

      In Washington politics, there are few more toxic phrases than “leading from behind”. It was coined by an Obama...

    34. August 25, 2014

      Hero of Libya’s revolution wages war on government

      Salah Badi has a reputation for resorting to other means when politics do not go his way. A hero of the 2011 uprising...

    35. August 19, 2014

      Goldman withdraws attempt to stop $1bn Libya fund dispute

      Goldman Sachs has withdrawn an application to have a $1bn lawsuit filed by the Libyan Investment Authority, a former...

    36. August 4, 2014

      Libya MPs defy Islamists to attend Tobruk swearing-in ceremony

      An overwhelming majority of Libya’s new MPs defied Islamists and their militia allies to attend a swearing-in ceremony...

    37. July 30, 2014

      Paris evacuates French and British from Libya fighting

      France has evacuated almost 50 French citizens together with seven Britons by warship from Libya amid deteriorating...

    38. July 27, 2014

      Voices from Libya’s armed struggle

      On a Friday afternoon in June in the Libyan capital of Tripoli, a street battle erupts for control of Martyrs Square....

    Search for Muammer Gaddafi and

    RELATED VIDEOS

    Videos from FT.com that closely match this topic

    1. Libya faces Isis threat following years of lawlessness...
      February 27, 2015

      Libya faces Isis threat following years of lawlessness