The group released the medics after discovering they were Muslim, but on one condition.
Almost 26,000 children, mostly unaccompanied, crossed the Mediterranean in 2016.
The military government said they imposed the ban to prevent Libyans joining terrorist groups abroad.
Libya's eastern authority has banned women under 60 years old from traveling alone.
Nikki Haley, American ambassador to the United Nations, says U.S. is "disappointed" by selection.
UAE's Minister of Foreign Affairs said Trump's denial of Islamophobia is evidence enough.
"Sometimes it's not what you say, but how you say it."
At the risk of breaking protocol, Azita Raji urges Haley not to be an apologist for current policy.
The forces posted pictures of desert hideouts covered with sand and grass and said the sites were being used for training. Shells, suicide belts and booby traps had been recovered there, the statement added.
Rights groups say the Obama administration has downplayed the number of civilian casualties.
Chamseddine al-Sandi ran a cell responsible for the Sousse massacre and the assault on a Tunis museum.
The Afriqiyah Airways Airbus A320 had 118 people on board and was diverted to Malta.
John Bolton wants to bomb Iran and wage war against Cuba.
The EU and Italy have a hidden agenda in training Libyan naval forces to intercept smugglers.
The country faces massive economic, political and security challenges.
An anticipated stream of ISIS fighters returning home has Tunisian authorities on high alert.
The route from Libya to Italy is considered one of the most dangerous.
Pro-government fighters rescued two Turks, two Indians and one Bangladeshi.
French troops are deployed across North and West Africa to tackle militant groups.