Latest News for: Tripoli life


Bodies of 15 migrants taken ashore in Libya

Irish Independent 12 Oct 2021
In a statement, the coastguard said it had responded to a distress call on Monday related to a wooden vessel carrying migrants and that its forces took 140 survivors and the bodies of 15 men back to a naval base in the capital Tripoli ... Tragic loss of life. Bodies of 15 persons recovered as 2 boats arrived at Tripoli Naval Base this evening.

Fifteen migrants drown off Libyan coast: UNHCR

Urdu Point 12 Oct 2021
Tripoli, (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 12th Oct, 2021 ) .Fifteen migrants drowned after two boats capsized off Libya in the latest "tragic loss of life" on the perilous sea route to Europe, the UN refugee agency said late Monday. "Bodies of 15 persons recovered as 2 boats arrived at Tripoli Naval Base this evening," UNHCR Libya tweeted.

North African migrants, adrift, tell of last-minute rescue

Rapid City Journal 29 Sep 2021
Waleed, a Tunisian man who, along with five others, was hoping to cross the Mediterranean for a better life in Europe, estimates they removed water from the boat for roughly five hours ... He described life there recently as nightmarish ... They had only one frayed life jacked on board ... He narrowly escaped with his life.

GREECE | MORIA 21 : Discover the Peloponnese on the trail of the Greek Revolution

Greek City Times 26 Sep 2021
Pylos, historically known as Navarino, the site of the naval Battle of Navarino, where the allied forces from Great Britain, France and Russia decisively defeated Ottoman and Egyptian forces, breathing new life into the Greek Revolution ... You can view these digital exhibits in the cities of Pylos, Kalamata, Tripoli, Areopoli and Nafplio.

PH Embassy in Tripoli mourns attaché's death due to COVID-19

Manila Bulletin 21 Sep 2021
Dayang said the Embassy received a report that Donato passed away at 8.15 am after suffering cardiac arrest at the Mitiga Covid Isolation Center, some 13 kilometers northeast of Tripoli ... I continue to promote the value of life here in Libya, where life is uncertain ... Life is changed not ended,” he said.

Lebanon thwarts smuggling of 28 illegal immigrants by sea 09 Sep 2021
9 (Xinhua) -- Lebanon thwarted on Thursday the smuggling of 28 illegal immigrants off the coast of Tripoli, the largest city in northern Lebanon.

Now London has come 53rd in the global liveability report, it's time we accept Canada ...

The Independent 03 Sep 2021
Likewise, no one in Tripoli is waking up this morning to the shock news that life is breezier in Vancouver ... To set up a life here in London and to be consumed by it, as I have done ...

In Libya, Wagner's reach reflects Russia's staying power

The New Arab 25 Aug 2021
He was detained by GNA soldiers from the Tripoli-based internationally recognised government and was thrown into Mitiga Prison ... In April 2019, as the war in Libya reached Tripoli during Haftar’s offensive, the real-life Maxim Shugaley travelled to meet the man he hoped to be the next Libyan leader.

TRAVERS LOOKAHEAD: Early look at Travers undercard

The Saratogian 24 Aug 2021
Personal Ensign ... Forego. Fresh off spoiling the party in the A. G ... Ballerina ... H ... The mystery horse is unbeaten Life is Good, who has been sidelined since winning the San Felipe by eight lengths on March 6. Update on Tripoli. On Monday, I wondered whether Tripoli, winner of last weekend’s Pacific Classic, was the first Kitten’s Joy offspring to win a U.S.

CNY’s long-awaited ‘Brewseum’ of beer history finds a home in Pompey

The Post-Standard 06 Aug 2021
“Due to circumstances beyond everybody’s control, things changed,” OHA executive director Gregg Tripoli said ... The change in location also meets some of the “strategic goals” of the OHA, Tripoli said ... Plans to locate either that statue or a life-size 3D replica in the new Brewseum are still under consideration, Tripoli said.

A year on, impact of Beirut port blast still haunts Lebanese

Anadolu Agency 04 Aug 2021
Although a year has passed since a massive explosion struck the Port of Beirut, its repercussions still weigh heavily on the Lebanese capital and its residents. Since August 4, 2020 when an explosion shook Tripoli, daily life in the city has never been the same ... Wrecked infrastructure ... Frustration ... *Writing by Ibrahim Mukhtar in Ankara .

Leon Carl Kirchhoff

The Courier - Waterloo 25 Jul 2021
TRIPOLI-Leon Carl Kirchhoff, 93, of Tripoli, IA passed away peacefully on November 2, 2020. He was born April 28, 1927 in rural Tripoli and lived there much of his life where he was a business owner, teacher and farmer ... .

Lebanese novelist Jabbour Douaihy dies at 72: 'The world is dimmer'

The National 24 Jul 2021
Born in the north Lebanese city of Zighraa, Douaihy built a distinguished academic career in parallel to his life as a novelist, as a professor of French Literature at the Lebanese University in Tripoli ... to how politics and religion intersect at various junctures of Lebanese life.

Lebanon On The Brink As Fuel And Electricity Shortages Grip The Country

Oil Price 11 Jul 2021
On the last day of the month, armed protesters took to the streets of Tripoli.

Greek police recover stolen Picasso and Mondrian paintings taken in 2012 gallery heist

The National 29 Jun 2021
Greek police have recovered a painting by Pablo Picasso that was stolen from Greece’s National Gallery in Athens nine years ago ... Read More. Total Landscaping at Warehouse421 looks at Gulf urbanism through plant life. How historic carpenters of Tripoli are carving out a survival plan for traditional Lebanese woodwork ... .