Brent crude was down 33 cents, or 0.8%, at $42.82 a barrel by 0645 GMT, while US crude was down 38 cents, or 0.9%, to $40.73 a barrel.
Khaled al-Drebi, one of Libya's best-known restorers of Islam's holy book, is among the artisans who arrive at a Tripoli workshop daily to meet the needs of the influx of customers during Ramadan.
The region's bedrock has a consistency that allowed the underground dwelling — known as a damous — to last for centuries without collapsing.
Horrifying footage showed the moment a part of the football stand collapsed during the celebration of the Libyan Football Federation club fans after winning the league on Saturday.
The Al Akhdar soccer club players fainted after having a meal and were rushed to a hospital to receive the necessary treatment. Some of them were shifted to the ICU due to their deteriorating conditions.
After several attempts at landing a job in Libya's state oil industry, 22-year-old engineering graduate Belghasem Abdulsalam decided to make a living baking cakes.
The IOM estimates that there remain more than 60,000 Nigerians in Libya among roughly 600,000 migrants from 39 nations, most of them with no legal documents, held in camps, prisons, private houses or brothels.
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Tripoli's centre is dotted with a myriad of cafes, from tiny kiosks to large halls, all equipped with sophisticated Italian espresso machines.