At least 2,200 people have fled from fighting south of the Libyan capital Tripoli since April 4, the United Nations humanitarian office said in a report on Monday, and many civilians were trapped and cut off from emergency services.
"The fast increasing deployment of forces could potentially result in significant population displacement," the report said. It said aid agencies on the ground had enough emergency medical supplies and trauma kits to treat up to 210,000 individuals and 900 injuries for three months.
Eastern Libyan forces will pursue their advance on the capital Tripoli, the head of the eastern parliament in the divided country said on Saturday, despite international calls for a halt in an offensive that risks causing many civilian casualties.
The UN chief warned Libya is on the brink of “a very dangerous situation” as forces loyal to the internationally recognised government and a rival commander battle for control of the capital.
The US on Sunday appealed for an "immediate halt" to a military offensive by Libyan strongman Khalifa Haftar, as fighting raged near Tripoli despite a UN call for a ceasefire.
Abu Dhabi General Services Company, Musanada, has announced the completion of the ‘Z35 Roads and Infrastructure Projec’t at Mohamed bin Zayed City.
The Sharjah Business Women Council (SBWC), an affiliate of Nama Women Advancement Establishment’s (Nama), is supporting thirteen female business owners at the debut edition of “Azyan Exhibition and Conference”for Beauty, Fashion and Wellness at Al Jawaher Reception and Convention Centre, to showcase a wide range of their products and services over its four-day run from April 18-21.
Sharjah and the UAE are in for something unlike anything they’ve seen before. The eagerly anticipated and talked about theatrical show – 1001 Nights: The Last Chapter – takes to the Al Majaz Amphitheatre stage for the first time, tomorrow, April 23.