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Libya's UN-Backed Forces Take Control of Key Oil Ports, TV Says - Bloomberg;

Libya's UN-Backed Forces Take Control of Key Oil Ports, TV Says - Bloomberg

BloombergLibya's UN-Backed Forces Take Control of Key Oil Ports, TV SaysBloombergLibya's United Nations-backed forces took control of two of the nation's biggest oil ports on Tuesday, after clashes between rival armed groups led to a halt in shipments. The Petroleum Facilities Guard has obtained control of oil facilities at the ...and more »

East Libyan planes strike rivals for fifth day near oil ports - Arab News;

East Libyan planes strike rivals for fifth day near oil ports - Arab News

Arab NewsEast Libyan planes strike rivals for fifth day near oil portsArab NewsBENGHAZI: East Libyan forces carried out a fifth day of airstrikes on Tuesday against a rival faction that overran the major oil ports of Es Sider and Ras Lanuf, officials and residents said. The eastern-based Libyan National Army (LNA) and the ...and more »

LNA said to have 5000 troops at Brega while Hafter pays Cairo flying visit - Libya Herald;

LNA said to have 5000 troops at Brega while Hafter pays Cairo flying visit - Libya Herald

Libya HeraldLNA said to have 5000 troops at Brega while Hafter pays Cairo flying visitLibya HeraldThe Libyan National Army is said to have massed 5,000 troops with tanks and artillery in the Brega area in preparation for a second counterattack on the Ras Lanuf and Sidra export terminals lost to Benghazi Defence Brigades-led forces on Friday and ...and more »

Libya: 'Islamic Militants' Seize Major Oil Ports, Call for Conquest of Benghazi - Breitbart News;

Libya: 'Islamic Militants' Seize Major Oil Ports, Call for Conquest of Benghazi - Breitbart News

Breitbart NewsLibya: 'Islamic Militants' Seize Major Oil Ports, Call for Conquest of BenghaziBreitbart NewsA militia the Associated Press identifies as a coalition of “Islamic militants and former rebels” has seized two major oil ports in Libya and threatened to take the nation's second-largest city, Benghazi, out of the hands of the secular ...and more »

PC sends Petroleum Facilities Guards to take over Sidra and Ras Lanuf - Libya Herald;

PC sends Petroleum Facilities Guards to take over Sidra and Ras Lanuf - Libya Herald

Libya HeraldPC sends Petroleum Facilities Guards to take over Sidra and Ras LanufLibya HeraldThe Presidency Council moved quickly to send Petroleum Facilities Guards to take over the Sidra and Ras Lanuf oil export terminals from the victorious Benghazi Defence Brigades. The step seems designed to head off any claim on the oil ports by Khalifa ...and more »

Latest Libyan Faction Fighting Drags Oil Output Down - OilPrice.com;

Latest Libyan Faction Fighting Drags Oil Output Down - OilPrice.com

OilPrice.comLatest Libyan Faction Fighting Drags Oil Output DownOilPrice.comThe Libyan National Army (LNA), led by General Khalifa Haftar, has bombed the Benghazi Defense Brigades (BDB) faction for a fifth day in the country's Oil Crescent, and the latest fighting has led to Libya's oil production dropping by 35,000 bpd to ...and more »

Libyan oil guard head says asked to protect oil ports after clashes - Daily Mail

Libyan oil guard head says asked to protect oil ports after clashesDaily MailBENGHAZI, Libya, March 7 (Reuters) - An oil guard official appointed by Libya's U.N.-backed government said on Tuesday that he had been tasked with protecting oil ports by an armed faction that took over Es Sider and Ras Lanuf terminals last week.and more »

Libya slips into further chaos as Haftar's army pounds militias at oilports - The National;

Libya slips into further chaos as Haftar's army pounds militias at oilports - The National

The NationalLibya slips into further chaos as Haftar's army pounds militias at oilportsThe NationalThe Libyan National Army on Tuesday carried out fresh air strikes against the Benghazi militias who captured two key Libyan oil ports days earlier, vowing to launch a counter-offensive against them. It came as Libya's elected parliament voted to ...and more »

Libya's biggest oil port shut on clashes - The Daily Star;

Libya's biggest oil port shut on clashes - The Daily Star

The Daily StarLibya's biggest oil port shut on clashesThe Daily StarLibya halted exports from two of its biggest oil ports and reduced production from some fields after clashes threatened to reverse the North African country's progress in reviving crude output and sales. The country's production fell to 650,000 barrels ...and more »

Petroleum Facilities Guard takes over oil ports from BDB - The Libya Observer;

Petroleum Facilities Guard takes over oil ports from BDB - The Libya Observer

The Libya ObserverPetroleum Facilities Guard takes over oil ports from BDBThe Libya ObserverPetroleum Facilities Guard (PFG) of UN-proposed Presidency Council took control of Ras Lanuf and Sidra oil ports from Benghazi Defense Brigades (BDB) on Tuesday. Chief of PFG Brig. Idriss Saleh Abu Khamada announced the takeover in a brief statement ...and more »

Libyan oil guard head says asked to protect oil ports after clashes, exports continue - The Daily Star;

Libyan oil guard head says asked to protect oil ports after clashes, exports continue - The Daily Star

The Daily StarLibyan oil guard head says asked to protect oil ports after clashes, exports continueThe Daily StarTRIPOLI, Libya: A oil guard official appointed by Libya's U.N.-backed government said on Tuesday that he had been tasked with protecting oil ports by an armed faction that took over Es Sidra and Ras Lanouf terminals last week. Idris Bukhamada, recently ...and more »

Analysis: Doubts over Libyan oil output grow on fluid security situation - Platts

Analysis: Doubts over Libyan oil output grow on fluid security situationPlattsLibya's hopes to increase its crude oil output have come under pressure after loadings from the ports of Es Sider and Ras Lanuf have been suspended, with production likely to fall further if the security situation worsens, analysts and trading sources ...and more »

Libya falls back into civil war as rival sides fight to control oil terminals - The Guardian;

Libya falls back into civil war as rival sides fight to control oil terminals - The Guardian

The GuardianLibya falls back into civil war as rival sides fight to control oil terminalsThe GuardianAn anti-government rebel sits with an anti-aircraft weapon in front of an oil refinery in Ras Lanuf, eastern Libya. Photograph: Hussein Malla/AP. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share via Email; View more sharing options; Share on LinkedIn ...and more »

Haftar's forces lose control of Libya's oil crescent - Middle East Monitor;

Haftar's forces lose control of Libya's oil crescent - Middle East Monitor

Middle East MonitorHaftar's forces lose control of Libya's oil crescentMiddle East MonitorThe Benghazi Defence Brigade has taken control of the oil crescent area east of Sirte from Brigadier General Khalifa Haftar's forces, the group's spokesperson announced today. The oil crescent ports in Ras Lanuf and Al-Sidra had been captured by Haftar ...and more »

Libya: Oil crescent to become a fierce battle ground, LNA spokesperson - Middle East Confidential;

Libya: Oil crescent to become a fierce battle ground, LNA spokesperson - Middle East Confidential

Middle East ConfidentialLibya: Oil crescent to become a fierce battle ground, LNA spokespersonMiddle East Confidentialwaha-oil-libya The Libyan National Army (LNA) loyal to the Tobruk-based House of Representatives (HoR) has vowed that it will retake control over the oil ports of Sider and Ras Lanuf after it lost them to the Benghazi Defense Brigades (BDB) in a ...and more »

Deepening conflict in Libyan oil heartland threatens output - Petroleum Economist;

Deepening conflict in Libyan oil heartland threatens output - Petroleum Economist

Petroleum EconomistDeepening conflict in Libyan oil heartland threatens outputPetroleum EconomistLibyan Islamist militias have extended their control over two key central oil ports they seized on 3 March, as the country's civil war escalates and threatens recent oil-output gains. A counter attack or full-blown war in Libya's oil-producing ...and more »

Egypt scrambles to save Libya's Haftar over lost oil-fields - The New Arab;

Egypt scrambles to save Libya's Haftar over lost oil-fields - The New Arab

The New ArabEgypt scrambles to save Libya's Haftar over lost oil-fieldsThe New ArabEgyptian authorities are concerned by recent losses sustained by ally Khalifa Haftar in two key oil ports on Libya's Mediterranean coast. On Friday forces loyal to Haftar's eastern-based Libyan National Army (LNA) lost control of the ports of Sider and ...and more »

Libya Crude Output Edges Higher After Clashes at Main Oil Ports - Bloomberg;

Libya Crude Output Edges Higher After Clashes at Main Oil Ports - Bloomberg

BloombergLibya Crude Output Edges Higher After Clashes at Main Oil PortsBloombergLibya's crude production made a partial recovery after clashes between rival armed groups led to a halt in shipments from two of the OPEC member's biggest oil ports. Output rose on Tuesday to 673,200 barrels a day from 663,000 the previous day, said ...and more »

Libya militia who seized oil terminals aim to take Benghazi - News24;

Libya militia who seized oil terminals aim to take Benghazi - News24

News24Libya militia who seized oil terminals aim to take BenghaziNews24Benghazi - Libyan militia that occupied two key oil terminals last week say they intend to take the eastern city of Benghazi and unseat Field Marshal Khalifa Hifter, who controls the area. Colonel Mustafa Alsharksi, leader of the so-called Benghazi ...and more »

Battle for control of Libyan oil ports still underway - africanews;

Battle for control of Libyan oil ports still underway - africanews

africanewsBattle for control of Libyan oil ports still underwayafricanewsBattle over Libya's two largest oil ports continued on Monday as the Benghazi Defence Brigades (BDB) widened control over the area, according to a leader of the group, Mostafa al-Sharkasy. ADVERTISING. ADVERTISING. inRead invented by Teads.and more »