Libya’s state oil firm has restricted kerosene supplies to areas controlled by eastern commander Khalifa Haftar
The vessel was believed to have been carrying up to 90 people
About 145 migrants were rescued by the Libyan coastguard Thursday after their overloaded boat went down east of the capital near the port city of Khoms.
'The worst Mediterranean tragedy of this year has just occurred'
The French government said Wednesday that its missiles had been found in Libya on a base used by rebel forces loyal to Khalifa Haftar,
It was the highest publicly reported toll from an air strike or shelling since eastern forces under Khalifa Haftar launched a ground and aerial offensive three months ago to take Tripoli
Interruptions to water supplies are common after eight years of near-anarchy since Muammar Gaddafi was ousted
The United Nations Security Council called on all parties to the Libya conflict on Friday to commit to a ceasefire and return to U.N.-led mediation, said Indonesian U.N. Ambassador Dian Triansyah Djani, president of the 15-member body for May.
Most civilians who have fled the fighting have found refuge with relatives or friends, without registering with the authorities, according to humanitarian agencies.
Dr Faisal asked Pakistani community to get themselves register with the embassy for further coordination.