rebels

  • Libya’s Official Government Can’t Sell Oil Directly

    Libya’s Official Government Can’t Sell Oil Directly

    Sunday, 14th June 2015
    Libya's official government, based in the east since fleeing the capital, has so far failed to sell oil by itself, despite setting up a Dubai bank account and new central bank unit, industry and banking sources say.
  • Fighting in South Sudan Escalates in Oil States

    Fighting in South Sudan Escalates in Oil States

    Sunday, 7th June 2015
    Fighting between rebels and government forces in South Sudan’s oil-producing states intensified, the army said before the two sides meet on Monday for peace talks.
  • Libyan Jets Attack Oil Tanker off Sirte

    Libyan Jets Attack Oil Tanker off Sirte

    Monday, 25th May 2015
    Libyan jets have attacked an oil tanker off the coast near the city of Sirte that the Benghazi-based government said was carrying reinforcements and weapons for rebel fighters.
  • Conflict in South Sudan’s Oil-Producing Fields

    Conflict in South Sudan’s Oil-Producing Fields

    Wednesday, 20th May 2015
    South Sudanese rebels said they have taken control of the country’s main oil fields that are still producing crude, after defeating government forces in Upper Nile state on Tuesday.