Migrants seen in the yard of a detention centre in the Tajoura suburb of Tripoli, recently. File/Reuters
The UN Security Council will hold urgent closed-door consultations on Wednesday on the crisis in Libya, where fighting has derailed UN-led efforts to prepare for elections.
Fierce fighting for control of Libya’s capital that has already displaced tens of thousands of people threatens to bring a further worsening of humanitarian conditions, a senior UN official has warned.
UN envoy Ghassan Salame has bitterly denounced the conflict in Libya saying it is “committing suicide” and plundering its oil wealth to pay for the war.
Libya is one of the main departure points for African migrants, fleeing poverty and war, to try to reach Italy by boat, but many are picked up and brought back by the Libyan coast guard, supported by the European Union.
A tipoff was received on Wednesday by the Operations Room of the Sharjah Police General Headquarters, about a runover accident on one of the main roads in Al Qasimia area.
Louise Ryan suffered a subarachnoid hemorrhage, an uncommon form of stroke caused by a burst aneurysm in her brain in February 2018.
The mountain, the highest point on the Korean Peninsula, is sacred to North Koreans, and both it and the white horse are symbols associated with the Kim family's dynastic rule.
The University is named after His Highness Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, who has long advocated for the UAE’s development of human capital through knowledge and scientific thinking to take the nation into the future.