U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP)

Submissions: The deadline for submitting a proposal is November 16, 2018. Proposals must be submitted in English, using the application form provided by the U.S. Embassy to Libya.  PLEASE CLICK HERE Please click  here  to download useful resources, guidance and documentation (AFCP Budget Sheet, AFCP Glossary of Terms, General Guidelines for Images, Useful Resources).  The full application package (proposal, budget ...
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The US Embassy to Libya is accepting application for the 2019 MEPI Student Leaders Program

What is the MEPI Student Leaders Program? The MEPI Student Leaders Program is a rigorous leadership program that offers 60 outstanding undergraduates and graduate students the opportunity to visit and learn in the United States. The program is approximately 5 weeks long, and will take place from June 26 – July 31, 2019. Students are ...
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U.S. and Denmark support strengthening of local elections processes

At a ceremony in Tunis on October 4, the United States Government and the Government of Denmark announced their joint support to strengthen Libya’s electoral processes. The Government of Denmark through the Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs is contributing Danish Kroner (DKK) 6,540,000 (approximately $1 million USD) to the U.S. Agency for International Development’s (USAID) ...
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Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant 2019

The Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistantship (FLTA) is a nine-month fellowship for English teachers or those who are in English as a Second Language teaching training programs. Participants teach Arabic in American colleges, universities, or select high schools, and they may take graduate-level English and American studies courses. The program provides future teachers with the ...
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Tomorrow’s Leaders Scholarship Program 2019

The U.S. Department of State’s U.S.-Middle East Partnership Initiative (MEPI) and AMIDEAST are pleased to announce this year’s recruitment for the Tomorrow’s Leaders Scholarship Program. The Tomorrow’s Leaders Scholarship Program is a MEPI initiative for capable and highly motivated high school seniors in the Middle East and North Africa who are from underserved backgrounds. The ...
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Chargé d’Affaires Blome and General Waldhauser’s meeting with Libyan Prime Minister al-Sarraj

Chargé d’Affaires Donald Blome and AFRICOM Commander General Thomas Waldhauser met today with Libyan Prime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj to discuss the security situation in Tripoli and U.S.-Libya cooperation. The United States expressed its continued support to efforts to achieve lasting stability in Libya through the UN Action Plan and reaffirmed support to the Government of ...
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The United States and UN Sanction Libyan Militia Leader Ibrahim Jadhran

Office of the Spokesperson Washington, DC September 12, 2018 Today, the United States, in coordination with the UN Security Council’s Libya Sanctions Committee, imposed financial sanctions on Libyan militia leader Ibrahim Jadhran. In accordance with today’s UN listing, which was proposed by Libya’s Permanent Mission to the UN, the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office ...
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Attack on Libya’s National Oil Corporation

U.S. Department of State Office of the Spokesperson For Immediate Release Statement by Heather Nauert, Spokesperson September 10, 2018 The United States strongly condemns today’s terrorist attack against Libya’s National Oil Corporation in Tripoli, an assault against one of the country’s most vital economic institutions. We offer condolences to the families of the victims and ...
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Joint Statement Welcoming the Ceasefire in Tripoli, Libya

The Governments of France, Italy, the United Kingdom, and the United States welcome the result of the mediation reached today by the United Nations Support Mission that aims to deescalate violence in and around Tripoli and ensure the protection of civilians.  We reiterate our strong support for Special Representative of the Secretary-General Ghassan Salame as ...
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The text of the following statement on Libya was released by the Governments of the United States of America, France, Italy, and the United Kingdom.

The Governments of France, Italy, the United Kingdom, and the United States strongly condemn the continued escalation of violence in and around Tripoli that has caused many casualties and continues to endanger the lives of innocent civilians. We reiterate that the targeting of civilians and indiscriminate attacks are prohibited under International Humanitarian Law. These attempts ...
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Joint Statement on Libya by the Ambassadors and Chargés d’ Affaires of France, Italy, the United Kingdom and the United States

The Ambassadors and Chargés d’Affaires of France, Italy, the United Kingdom, and the United States are deeply concerned about the recent clashes in and around Tripoli that are destabilizing the situation and endangering the lives of innocent civilians.  Any attempts to undermine Libya’s security are unacceptable and completely counter to the wishes of the Libyan ...
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Joint Statement on Welcoming Libyan National Oil Corporation Resuming Production

The text of the following statement on Libya was released by the Governments of the United States of America, France, Italy, and the United Kingdom. The Governments of France, Italy, the United Kingdom, and the United States, recalling their statement of 27 June 2018, welcome the announcement that Libya’s National Oil Corporation is resuming its ...
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Press Statement – Chargé d’Affaires, ad interim Stephanie Williams June 27, 2018

Misrata   Today, my colleague AFRICOM Major General Gregg Olson and I had productive meetings with the political and military leadership in Misrata.  We were particularly pleased to meet with the Government of National Accord Deputy Prime Minister Ahmed Maiteeg, House of Representatives members Sleiman al-Faqeeh, Fathi Bashagha, Mohamed al-Raeed, and Mohamed Hneish, High State ...
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Joint Statement on Libya by the Governments of France, Italy, the United Kingdom and the United States

The governments of France, Italy, the United Kingdom, and the United States are deeply concerned about the announcement that the Ras Lanuf and Sidra oil fields and facilities will be transferred to the control of an entity other than the legitimate National Oil Corporation. Libya’s oil facilities, production, and revenues belong to the Libyan people. ...
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Condemnation of the Attacks on the Libyan Oil Ports of Ras Lanuf and Sidra

The United States strongly condemns the recent attacks on the Libyan oil ports of Ras Lanuf and Al Sidra, and calls for an immediate end to the violence that is damaging Libya’s vital national infrastructure. Oil facilities, production, and revenues belong to the Libyan people and must remain under the sole oversight of the Government ...
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Treasury Sanctions Six Migrant Smugglers for Threatening Libya’s Peace, Security, or Stability

Action Taken Concurrently with the United Nations Security Council  WASHINGTON – Today, the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC), concurrently with the United Nations, sanctioned six individuals for threatening the peace, security, or stability of Libya through their involvement in the smuggling of migrants.  Migrant smuggling has become a lucrative ...
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Press Statement – Chargé d’Affaires, ad interim Stephanie Williams – June 5, 2018

Libya Economic Dialogue Joint Statement on behalf of the Ambassadors of France, Germany, Italy, the United Kingdom, the United States, and the European Union With my colleagues from France, Germany, Italy, the United Kingdom, and the European Union, I would like to thank Deputy Prime Ministers Fathi Majbiri and Ahmed Maiteeg for hosting this, the eighth ...
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Press Statement – Chargé d’Affaires, ad interim Stephanie Williams – May 31, 2018

Today, my colleague AFRICOM Commander General Tom Waldhauser and I met with Prime Minister al-Sarraj and we reiterated our shared vision for a stable, democratic and unified Libya able to deliver prosperity for the Libyan people.  As our presence in Tripoli today testifies, the U.S.-Libya partnership is strong, rooted in our mutual commitment to advance ...
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The United States strongly condemns today’s attack on the Libyan High National Elections Commission (HNEC) in Tripoli

The United States strongly condemns today’s attack on the Libyan High National Elections Commission (HNEC) in Tripoli. We offer condolences to the families of the victims and wish a speedy recovery for those injured. We stand with all Libyans in the fight against terrorism in their nation. The United States continues to support United Nations ...
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The United States and Libya sign several civilian security agreements

On April 27, Charge d’Affaires Stephanie Williams and Libyan Under Secretary for Political Affairs Lutfi Almughrabi signed a Memorandum of Intent for airport security, and a Letter of Agreement to support Libyan policing, corrections and justice sector development, in the presence of Libyan Foreign Minister Mohamed Siala and hosted by Ambassador Maaloul at the Libyan ...
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Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program 2019/2020

Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship program offers a full year length scholarship to mid-level professionals from Libya who have a proven record of leadership, commitment to public service, and the capacity to take full advantage of a self-defined program of independent study at a leading U.S. university. This is not a degree-granting program, but is intended ...
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FAQs: Fulbright Foreign Student Exchange program

Q1. The application says to check with the Fulbright commission office before applying. Who do I contact? Thank you for the message. Please go ahead and fill out the application through the link: iie.embark.com/apply/ffsp Q2. What is the list of required documents? Here is the list of required documents: Letter of Reference Report on Proficiency in English Transcript Release Form Signature Form Academic Records Information Q3. What are the eligible fields of ...
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U.S. Companies meet with Libya Local Investment & Development Fund (LLIDF) to promote Libya’s economy

On March 22, the U.S. Embassy Libya External Office, based in Tunis, and the Libya Local Investment & Development Fund (LLIDF) co-hosted a U.S.-Libya commercial roundtable, bringing together representatives of U.S. companies to learn about LLIDF’s priorities on private sector investment to advance shared interests in creating essential infrastructure and diversifying Libya’s economy.  This is ...
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Treasury Sanctions International Network Smuggling Oil from Libya to Europe

Actions Demonstrate U.S. Commitment to Disrupt Illicit and Destabilizing Activities in Libya WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) today sanctioned six individuals, 24 entities, and seven vessels pursuant to Executive Order (E.O.) 13726 for threatening the peace, security, or stability of Libya through the illicit production, refining, ...
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United States and Libya Sign Cultural Property Protection Agreement – February 23, 2018

Remarks: Under Secretary of State for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs Steven Goldstein and Libyan Ministry of Foreign Affairs Under Secretary for Political Affairs Lutfi Almughrabi MS GRUNDER:  Good afternoon.  I am Alyson Grunder, the deputy assistant secretary for policy in the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs at the U.S. Department of State.  Thank you ...
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Apply to become a Professional Fellow in the Fall 2018 Program

The Professional Fellows Program (PFP) for the Middle East and North Africa is a fully funded 6-week program (including a 4-week fellowship placement) in the U.S. for young professionals committed to empowering their communities through innovation and entrepreneurship, socially responsible businesses, and workforce development. The Professional Fellows Program is sponsored by the United States Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, and administered ...
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Leaders for Democracy Fellowship Program 2018

Since 2007, the Leaders for Democracy Fellowship (LDF) program has provided early and mid-career professionals from the MENA region with the opportunity to complete training in leadership, civic engagement, participatory governance, conflict resolution, and communication. Emerging civic leaders with strong Arabic skills will spend three months in Lebanon, gaining academic and practical experience, as well ...
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Joint Statement by the Ambassadors of France and Italy, and the Chargés d’affaires of the United Kingdom and the United States to Libya

France, Italy, the United Kingdom, and the United States have condemned in the strongest terms the horrific terrorist attacks in Benghazi on 23 January.  We will continue our efforts with our international partners to combat terrorism in Libya, and pursue action against those who are complicit in such horrific attacks. 10 persons have been subject to unlawful killings ...
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The United States strongly condemns the two bombings in the al-Salmani neighborhood of Benghazi

The United States strongly condemns the two bombings in the al-Salmani neighborhood of Benghazi on January 23, which caused many casualties, including civilians. We stand with all Libyans against terrorism and offer our heartfelt condolences to the families of the victims and our wishes for a speedy recovery for those injured.
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Ambassador Haley Delivers Remarks at a UN Security Council Briefing on Libya

Ambassador Nikki Haley, U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations, delivered remarks during a UN Security Council meeting on the situation in Libya. In her remarks, Ambassador Haley underscored the importance of prioritizing basic human rights for those affected by the crisis and expressed U.S. support of the UN’s efforts to facilitate a political process ...
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Statement from the Press Secretary on Libya’s Successful Destruction of its Chemical Weapons Stockpile

The United States congratulates Libya for destroying the last remnants of its Qadhafi-era chemical weapons stockpile and satisfying its obligations under the Chemical Weapons Convention. We also gratefully recognize the key contributions of Denmark, Germany, Canada, the United Kingdom, Finland, Italy, Malta, France, and Spain, and the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, in ...
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Letter from President Donald J. Trump on the occasion of the 66th anniversary of Libya’s independence

Dear Mr. Prime Minister: Please accept my best wishes as you celebrate Libya’s 66th year of independence on December 24, 2017. On this occasion, let me underscore that the United States stands with the Libyan people as you seek to move beyond the legacy of more than 40 years of dictatorship, to establish inclusive institutions, to ...
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2018 GIST Tech-I Competition Announcement

I. Competition format: 1. Deadline: 12:00 PM US ET on December 28, 2017 Online applications submitted. 2. January 2018: Applications reviewed by GIST Tech-I Alumni Mentors. 3. January/February 2018: Three applications from each Alumni Mentor will be voted on by the online global public. 4. April 16-19, 2018: Finalists attend the Global Entrepreneurship Congress. 5. ...
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Presidential Proclamation Fully Implemented Today

The Department of State is fully implementing Presidential Proclamation 9645 (Enhancing Vetting Capabilities and Processes for Detecting Attempted Entry into the United States by Terrorists or other Public-Safety Threats), as the Supreme Court’s December 4, 2017 orders permit.  The Department began implementing the full Proclamation at the opening of business (local time) at U.S. embassies ...
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Joint Statement on Libya

Joint Statement on Libya by the Ambassadors of Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Romania, Spain, Sweden, the United Kingdom, the United States, and the Head of the EU Delegation to Libya On the occasion of International Human Rights Day, the Ambassadors of Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, ...
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Readout of President Donald J. Trump’s Meeting with Prime Minister Fayez Al-Sarraj of Libya

President Donald J. Trump met today with Prime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj of Libya to discuss the bilateral relationship between the United States and Libya and opportunities for future partnerships. President Trump underscored the United States’ continued support for the Government of National Accord and the United Nations-facilitated efforts to achieve political reconciliation in Libya. The ...
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Secretary Tillerson’s Meeting with Libyan Prime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj

The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert:‎ Secretary Tillerson met today with Libyan Prime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj.  Secretary Tillerson reaffirmed the United States’ full support for Prime Minister al-Sarraj, the Government of National Accord, and the Libyan Political Agreement.  Secretary Tillerson thanked Prime Minister al-Sarraj for his stalwart partnership in counterterrorism efforts and defeating ...
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Statement from the Press Secretary on the Visit of Prime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj of Libya

President Donald J. Trump will welcome Prime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj of Libya to the White House on December 1, 2017.  President Trump looks forward to discussing the bilateral ties between the United States and Libya and reaffirming the United States’ support for the Government of National Accord, and commitment to helping the Libyan people realize a ...
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Deputy Secretary John J. Sullivan’s Meeting with Libyan Prime Minister al-Sarraj

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE Office of the Spokesperson November 18, 2017 Deputy Secretary John J. Sullivan’s Meeting with Libyan Prime Minister al-Sarraj The following is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert: Deputy Secretary Sullivan met with Libyan Prime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj today in Tunis to affirm the United States’ continued partnership with Libya and the Government ...
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Tomorrow’s Leaders Scholarship Program 2018

The U.S. Department of State’s U.S.-Middle East Partnership Initiative (MEPI) and AMIDEAST are pleased to announce this year’s recruitment for the Tomorrow’s Leaders Scholarship Program. The Tomorrow’s Leaders Scholarship Program is a MEPI initiative for capable and highly motivated high school seniors in the Middle East and North Africa who are from underserved backgrounds. The ...
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Joint Statement by the Ambassadors to Libya of France, Italy, the United Kingdom, and the USA

France, Italy, the United Kingdom and the United States condemn the October 30 airstrikes on Derna, which killed at least fifteen civilians, including twelve women and children, and injured many others.  We offer our condolences to the families of the victims, and call for immediate humanitarian access to assist the injured and prevent further suffering ...
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Statement by President Donald J. Trump on the Apprehension of Mustafa al-Imam for His Alleged Role in the September 11, 2012 Attacks in Benghazi

Yesterday, on my orders, United States forces captured Mustafa al-Imam in Libya. Because of this successful operation, al-Imam will face justice in the United States for his alleged role in the September 11, 2012 attacks in Benghazi, which resulted in the deaths of Ambassador Christopher Stevens, Glen Doherty, Sean Smith, and Tyrone Woods—four brave Americans ...
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MEPI Student Leaders Program 2018

The Student Leaders program offers outstanding undergraduates from across the MENA region an intensive leadership training course of approximately 5 weeks in the United States. The program emphasizes lessons in participatory governance and the application of leadership skills. The Student Leaders program is a rigorous exchange program for up to 60 undergraduate and graduate students from ...
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President Donald J. Trump announces Enhanced National Security Measures

The government of Libya is an important and valuable counterterrorism partner of the United States, and the United States Government looks forward to expanding on that cooperation, including in the areas of immigration and border management.  Libya, nonetheless, faces significant challenges in sharing several types of information, including public-safety and terrorism-related information necessary for the ...
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U.S. Support for the UN Action Plan for Libya

The United States welcomes the September 20 United Nations (UN) announcement of an action plan to advance political reconciliation in Libya and help the Libyan people achieve lasting peace and security. We applaud the vigorous outreach by UN Special Representative of the Secretary-General (SRSG) for Libya Ghassan Salamé to Libyan leaders and call on all ...
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The Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA) Program 2018

The U.S. Embassy Libya is pleased to announce the call for applications for the 2018 Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA) program. This program is designed to offer early career teachers of English an opportunity to refine their teaching skills, increase their English language proficiency and extend their knowledge of the society and culture of ...
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ICC Arrest Warrant for Major Mahmoud al-Werfalli in Libya: Joint Statement by the Governments of France, the United Kingdom, and the United States

The governments of France, the United Kingdom, and the United States welcome the announcement on August 17 by the Libya National Army (LNA) that it will investigate reports of unlawful killings in Benghazi. We note that the LNA has recognized the arrest warrant by the International Criminal Court prosecutor for a member of the LNA, ...
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Statement by U.S. Embassy Libya

The United States is fully committed to working with all Libyans to help advance stabilization and resolve the conflict in Libya.  The United States engages a wide range of Libyan political and security figures.  Ambassador Bodde meets regularly with Prime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj, including in Tunis on August 7, 2017.  Ambassador Bodde has also met ...
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Libyan Dialogue and Joint Declaration

The United States remains committed to working with Libya and our international partners to help resolve the political conflict and advance peace and long-term stability in Libya. While the Libyan people must lead the process of achieving political reconciliation in their country, the international community plays an important role in supporting those efforts. In this ...
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Statement by U.S. Embassy Libya

The United States is fully committed to working with all Libyans to help advance stabilization and resolve the conflict in Libya. To that end, the United States engages a wide range of Libyan political and security figures. Ambassador Bodde meets regularly with Prime Minister al-Sarraj, including in Tripoli on May 23, 2017. Ambassador Bodde has ...
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Pre-Departure Orientation with the next generation of MEPI Student Leaders

After their pre-departure orientation in Tunis, the group of young Libyans who were selected to participate in the Middle East Partnership Initiative (MEPI) Student Leaders Program traveled to the United States. After orientation in Washington, DC, they were placed at various universities in the United States to participate in the program on leadership development and ...
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An Iftar dinner with Libyan U.S. Government Exchanges Alumni and future YES High School Students

During Ramadan, the Deputy Chief of Mission, Candace Putnam, hosted an Iftar dinner on the occasion of the holy month of Ramadan, with Libyan alumni of exchange programs and eight new participants who will take part in the Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study (YES) program in which they will live with American families and attend high schools in the ...
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The United States Distributes 5,000 Ramadan Baskets to Conflict-Affected Sirte Families

The U.S. Embassy to Libya (Tunis) – In the spirit of Ramadan, a time for reflection, tolerance, generosity and renewed friendship, the United States Embassy to Libya provided commodity baskets to 5,000 conflict-affected Sirte families in Tripoli, Mistrata, Sirte and other neighboring cities and towns in Sirte region. The baskets, which contain food that is ...
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Press Statement: Ambassador Bodde

Tripoli: May 23, 2017 Today, my colleague AFRICOM Commander General Tom Waldhauser and I had a warm and productive meeting with Libyan Prime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj. While we have met together in many capitals, we are particularly pleased to be here today together in Tripoli. In our meeting, we reiterated United States support for Libya ...
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Joint Statement by the Ambassadors to Libya of the People’s Republic of China, France, the Russian Federation, United Kingdom of Great Britain and USA

In light of recent violence around Brak Al-Shatti airbase in Libya’s south which again risks escalating into renewed conflict, Taking note of relevant UN Security Council resolutions(UNSCRs), including UNSCRs 2213, 2259 and 2278, and our statement of 11 April 2017 concerning violence around Tamanhint airbase, Reiterating our determination to support the Libyan Political Agreement (LPA) ...
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Meeting with Libyan Alumni in June 2016

The U.S. Embassy in Libya maintains dynamic engagement with the network of U.S. government sponsored exchange program alumni from Libya. Last summer, the Embassy hosted a group of alumni from the IVLP and Fulbright programs with a reception attended by U.S. Ambassador to Libya Peter Bodde. The alumni networked with the embassy team and with ...
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Preserving Historic Photographic Archives in Libya and Tunisia

In March 2017, U.S. Embassy Libya launched a workshop entitled, Preserving Historic Photographic Archives in Libya and Tunisia with representatives from the Libyan Department of Antiquities and the Tunisian Institute National du Patrimoine (INP) and the Bardo Museum. International experts in archeology and historic photographic preservation from the United States, Lebanon, and the UK led ...
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Engaging Libyan Youth on Cultural Heritage and Civic Engagement

In March 2017, U.S. Embassy Libya hosted a cultural heritage and civic engagement workshop in Tunis to help young people in Libya better understand cultural heritage protection. Former Deputy Chief of Mission Helen LaFave joined Libyan teachers, scouts, and girls guides leaders at the workshop. President and Chief Instigator of the American museum exhibit company ...
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Joint Statement by the Ambassadors to Libya of the People’s Republic of China, France, Russian Federation, the United Kingdom, and the USA

In light of recent violence in Libya’s south, including near the Tamanhint airbase, which risks escalating into renewed conflict. Taking note of relevant UN Security Council resolutions (UNSCRs), including UNSCRs 2213, 2259 and 2278, and Reiterating our determination to support the implementation of the Libyan Political Agreement (LPA) in order to alleviate the suffering of ...
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Statement by the Ambassadors to Libya of the People’s Republic of China, France, Russia, UK & the U.S

In light of recent conflict in Libya’s Oil Crescent and Tripoli, Taking note of relevant UN Security Council resolutions, including UNSCRs 2213, 2259 and 2278, Mindful that such attacks, including those against oil installations, threaten Libya’s peace, stability and security, We underscore that petroleum infrastructure, production, export and revenues belong to all Libyan people and ...
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Joint statement on Libya by the Ambassadors of France, Italy, the United Kingdom, and the United States

The Ambassadors of France, Italy, the United Kingdom, and the United States reiterate their strong concern regarding violence in the oil crescent and call for an end to hostilities and avoiding any action that could damage Libya’s energy infrastructure. Oil infrastructure, production, export and revenues belong to the Libyan people and must remain under the ...
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Joint Statement by the Ambassadors of France, Germany, Italy, Spain, the United Kingdom, and the United States to Libya

The Ambassadors of France, Germany, Italy, Spain, the United Kingdom, and the United States reiterate our commitment to preserving the sovereignty, territorial integrity, unity, and national cohesion of Libya and our support for the Libyan Political Agreement of 17 December 2015 as the basis for an inclusive political solution of the current conflicts. We continue ...
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Libya Travel Warning

The Department of State warns U.S. citizens against all travel to Libya and recommends that U.S. citizens currently in Libya depart immediately. On July 26, 2014, the U.S. Embassy suspended all embassy operations in Libya and relocated staff outside of the country because of violence between Libyan militias.  The U.S. Embassy in Tripoli remains closed, ...
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Travel Warning – Libya

The Department of State warns U.S. citizens against all travel to Libya and recommends that U.S. citizens currently in Libya depart immediately. On July 26, 2014, the U.S. Embassy suspended all embassy operations in Libya and relocated staff outside of the country because of ongoing violence between Libyan militias in the immediate vicinity of the ...
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Travel Warning: Libya

The Department of State warns U.S. citizens against all travel to Libya and recommends that U.S. citizens currently in Libya depart immediately. On July 26, the U.S. Embassy suspended all embassy operations in Libya and relocated staff, due to ongoing violence between Libyan militias in the immediate vicinity of the Embassy. This Travel Warning supersedes ...
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