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Aidan Lewis

Reuters senior correspondent covering Libya, based in Tunis.


Items by Aidan Lewis

  • Libyan conflict leaves rubbish mounds smouldering in Tripoli's streets

    Mabrouk Ahmed says he has to keep watch into the night to stop people dumping their rubbish on the wide street that runs in front of his home in the south of Libya’s capital, Tripoli. A few hundred metres away, next to the concrete supports of an unfinished bridge, mounds of trash piled higher...

  • Reunited, Libya telecom starts $1.7bn work plan

    Libya’s telecoms utility has been reunified after years divided by conflict and is starting work on projects worth $1.7 billion to improve connections across a country hit by power outages and infrastructure damage, its chairman said. LPTIC, which owns Libyan mobile operators Libyana and Almadar as well as six other...