Kim Sengupta is Defence Correspondent at The Independent.
31 May 2015 07:17 PM
Gaddafi loyalists have fostered Isis, claim militia in control of Tripoli
29 May 2015 07:37 PM
‘It’s shaming for politicians in rich Europe to treat poor people like this’
Mediterranean migrant crisis: Libya 'will repel any military action from EU' to stop people smugglers, claims Tripoli PM Khalifa al-Ghweil
28 May 2015 08:35 PM
Exclusive: Mr Ghweil describes the possible strategy as akin to the 'colonial mentality' of his country's Italian occupiers in the last century
Mediterranean migrant crisis: 'If Europe thinks bombing boats will stop smuggling, it will not. We will defend ourselves,' says Tripoli PM
28 May 2015 08:34 PM
In an exclusive interview, Khalifa al-Ghweil, the Prime Minister of Libya Dawn – which controls much of the country including the capital Tripoli – tells Kim Sengupta why he thinks the EU is making things worse for his country
21 May 2015 07:29 PM
Diplomatic Channels: A series of indiscriminate attacks have been followed punitive measures including bans on beards, veils and T-shirts showing the Muslim crescent
14 May 2015 06:54 PM
Diplomatic Channels: Let's hope the new Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport surprises us and emerges a champion of media freedom
Turkey and Saudi Arabia alarm the West by backing Islamist extremists the Americans had bombed in Syria
12 May 2015 07:00 AM
Joint approach by Turkey and Saudi Arabia graphically illustrates how the interests of the Sunni regional powers are diverging from those of the US in Syria
08 May 2015 07:20 PM
Members of the brigade that first took up arms on Britain’s behalf 200 years ago are defying the elements to help
Nepal earthquake: How the regional rivalry between China and India has spilled over into the international rescue effort
04 May 2015 06:32 PM
Some suspect the motives of the foreigners bringing humanitarian aid are not always entirely altruistic
Nepal earthquake: Humanitarian aid is piling up unused at Kathmandu airport because of import restrictions, UN warns
03 May 2015 07:51 PM
Nepal's only international airport has stopped large relief planes from landing because its sole runway is being damaged by the weight of large aircraft
Climate change: 2015 will be the hottest year on record 'by a mile', experts say
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
If you're not already angry about the refugee crisis, here's a history lesson to remind you why you really should be
Theresa May says migrants should be banned from entering the UK unless they have jobs lined up
- 1 More than 11,000 Icelanders offer to house Syrian refugees to help European crisis
- 2 If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
- 3 Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
- 4 Make your voice heard: Sign The Independent's petition to welcome refugees
- 5 Refugee crisis: Aylan's life was full of fear - in death, he is part of 'humanity washed ashore'