Libya (Arabic: ‏ليبيا‎ Lībyā, Amazigh language: ⵍⵉⴱⵢⴰ Libya), officially the State of Libya, is a country in the Maghreb region of North Africa bordered by the Mediterranean Sea to the north, Egypt to the east, Sudan to the southeast, Chad and Niger to the south, and Algeria and Tunisia to the west. The three traditional parts of the country are Tripolitania, Fezzan and Cyrenaica. With an area of almost 1.8 million square kilometres (700,000 sq mi), Libya is the 17th largest country in the world.The largest city and capital, Tripoli, is home to 1.7 million of Libya's 6.4 million people.
Posts about Libya
  • Trump’s New Executive Order

    …, visas will not be issued to people from Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, and Yemen. In the original executive order, Iraq was also on the visa blacklist — but it’s been excluded in the new version. The new executive order also makes it clear that people from the six affected countries can apply for waivers to enter the US in particularly urgent…

    Michael G. Murray/ Miami Immigration Lawyer- 12 readers -
  • Don’t Wait, Apply for Your Citizenship

    … holder does not enjoy the same legal protections as a United States citizen. There are certain political realities that cannot be ignored. Under previous administrations, green card holders were assured that if they complied with existing immigration regulations, they would be admitted to the United States. This is not the case under the Trump…

    Michael G. Murray/ Miami Immigration Lawyer- 9 readers -
  • The Effects of the Trump Immigration Ban on Business

    … The Effects of the Trump Immigration Ban on Business As a Miami immigration lawyer, I watched in alarm last week as President Trump signed an executive order to bar Syrian refugees from entering the U.S. and suspend all refugee admissions for 120 days. His order also blocks citizens of Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, and Yemen—all…

    Michael G. Murray/ Miami Immigration Lawyer- 15 readers -
  • Barclay’s AML Violations & Whistleblower Opportunities

    … So how do AML violations by foreign banks lead to whistleblower awards? FIRREA. FIRREA was born out of the Savings and Loan crisis in the 1980’s. The law was originally used to prosecute individuals that harmed banks. During the late 80’s and early 90’s, dozens of bank officers were prosecuted for intentionally making bad loans thereby causing many…

    Due Diligence- 29 readers -