Khaled Mahmoud
Arab World Meeting of the American delegation with the UN envoy to Libya (US Embassy)

US Seeks to Encourage Libyans on Reconciliation, Dialogue

US Special Envoy to Libya Richard Norland has expressed his country’s strong support for the UN mission’s efforts to pave the way for dialogue in order to…

Khaled Mahmoud (Cairo)
Interviews Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud during his interview with Asharq Al-Awsat in Cairo (Photo: Abdel Fattah Farag)

Somali President to ‘Asharq Al-Awsat’ : No Talks with Sisi on War Declaration against Ethiopia

Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, speaking to Asharq Al-Awsat after a meeting with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, played down the possibility…

Khaled Mahmoud (Cairo)
Arab World Head of Libya’s Government of National Unity (GNU) Abdulhamid al-Dbeibah meets with an Italian delegation. (GNU)

Libya’s Dbeibah Says Will Only Leave Post Through Elections

Head of Libya’s Government of National Unity (GNU) Abdulhamid al-Dbeibah declared that he will only hand over power to a successor when elections are…

Khaled Mahmoud (Cairo)
Arab World Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Libya and head of the United Nations Support Mission in Libya Abdoulaye Bathily. (UN mission)

UN Envoy Says Libyan Officials Don’t Want to Hold Elections

Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Libya and head of the United Nations Support Mission in Libya Abdoulaye Bathily declared on Saturday that…

Khaled Mahmoud (Cairo)
Arab World A former meeting between the head of the Libyan Presidential Council, Mohammed al-Menfi, and Abdulhamid Dbeibeh (Libyan Presidential Council)

Libyan Amazigh Threaten Dbeibeh with War, Taking Control of Ras Ajdir

No military vehicles to the forces loyal to the interim unity Libyan government are allowed to move to the west of the country, the head of the Libyan…

Khaled Mahmoud (Cairo)
Arab World LNA commander Khalifa Haftar is seen with Russian Deputy Defense Minister Yunus-bek Yevkurov during the former’s visit to Russia in September. (AFP)

LNA Denies Haftar Seeking to Allow Russia to Set up Military Base in Libya

An informed source in the Libyan National Army (LNA), commanded by Khalifa Haftar, denied to Asharq Al-Awsat that the military was planning on reaching an…

Khaled Mahmoud (Cairo)
Arab World Committee of the National Stability during its visit to Derna to prepare for the international conference (National Stability government)

Libya's National Stability Gov Prepares for Int’l Conference for Derna Reconstruction

Libya's Government of National Stability, headed by Osama Hammad, announced that it would move forward and unilaterally establish an international conference…

Khaled Mahmoud (Cairo)
Features Archives: Gadhafi, his wife Safiya and his sons Saif Al-Arab, Khamis and Al-Muatasem (Getty images)

12 Years After Gaddafi’s Death, What Do We Know about His Family?

What happened to the family of the man, who ruled Libya with an iron fist for more than four consecutive decades? During the 12 years that followed the…

Khaled Mahmoud (Cairo)