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18 hrs ago | AlertNet

U.S. vows to help Libya tackle "rising violent extremism"

U.S. Deputy Secretary of State William Burns on Thursday promised Libya more U.S. help against extremist violence, saying the country could not achieve political or economic stability without tackling its security challenges.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Libya, Muammar Gaddafi (Gadhafi), NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization),

Wed Apr 23, 2014

State Department

Press Releases: Deputy Secretary Burns' Travel to Libya

Deputy Secretary of State William J. Burns is in Tripoli, Libya to meet with senior Libyan officials, including interim Prime Minister Thanaie and General National Congress First Deputy President Ezzidine Mohammed Al-Awami, and to hear from civil society and political leaders on the full range of issues related to Libya's ongoing transition.

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The Daily Beast

Jihadists Now Run Secret U.S. BaseBy Eli Lake

A camp on the Libyan coastline meant to train terror-hunters has instead become a safe haven for terrorists and al Qaeda.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Libya, Terrorism

Tue Apr 22, 2014

The Huffington Post

Jimmy Fallon Learns The Hard Way That You Don't Mess With Hillary Clinton

Episode 0041 -- Pictured: Host Jimmy Fallon on April 21, 2014 -- .. We love Jimmy Fallon oh-so much, but this week he learned that one thing his audience doesn't enjoy are gender-based jokes made at Hillary Clinton's expense.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Hillary Clinton, US News, US Senate, Democrat, World News, Africa, Libya,

AllAfrica.com

Libya: Libya Jihadists Hold Tunisian Diplomat

An unknown jihadist group in Libya released a video on Monday showing a Tunisian embassy worker pleading for his life.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Russia Taday

British teenager killed in Syrian battle

A British teenager and nephew of a former Guantanamo Bay inmate has been killed in Syria.

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Related Topix: Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison, US Military Prisons, Startups, Facebook, West Sussex County, England, East Sussex County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Libya

The Peninsula

Kidnappers of diplomat want Tunis to free jailed Libyan...

TUNIS: Tunis said Friday that the kidnappers of a Tunisian diplomat in Tripoli and an embassy colleague are demanding the release of Libyans jailed in Tunisia on terrorism charges.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Big News Network.com

Jordan ambassador kidnapped in Libya

Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Libya, Jordan, Middle East,

The Times of Israel

Tunisian diplomat kidnapped in Libya

Libyan militias from towns throughout the country's west parade through Tripoli, Libya, on February 14, 2012.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Libya, Tunisia, Muammar Gaddafi (Gadhafi)

Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Independent

Misrata's 'miracle': One of the worst-damaged cities in...

Misrata's 'miracle': One of the worst-damaged cities in Libya's 2011 revolution, the port has become a symbol of ambition and recovery - but how much of its success is based on the ruthless bullying of regional rivals? Businessmen confer in shimmering hotel lobbies, a brand new mall is packed with shoppers and manicured trees line public streets.

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WFIE-TV Evansville

Gunmen abduct Jordanian ambassador in Libya

Masked gunmen abducted the Jordanian ambassador in the Libyan capital early Tuesday, officials said, the latest in a wave of abductions in the North African nation still plagued by lawlessness more than two years after the ouster of dictator Moammar Gadhafi.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Central Ohio

Libya judge orders Gadhafi son tried by video link

This image Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013 file photo made from AP video shows Seif al-Islam Gadhafi, son of Libya's former dictator Moammar Gadhafi, inside a cage in a courtroom in Zintan, Libya.

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WTOP-FM Washington

Libya judge orders Gadhafi son tried by video link

This image Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013 file photo made from AP video shows Seif al-Islam Gadhafi, son of Libya's former dictator Moammar Gadhafi, inside a cage in a courtroom in Zintan, Libya.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

The Peninsula

Gaddafi sons' war crimes trial begins today

TRIPOLI: The war crimes trial of two sons of Libya's former dictator, Muammar Gaddafi, begins amid tight security in Tripoli today, in a case causing sensation at home and controversy among rights groups.

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CNN

Libyan Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni steps down after attack

Libya 's newly appointed Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni stepped down from his post on Sunday after an attack on him and his family.

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CBS 47

Council of elders elected in eastern Libya

First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 8:00 PM on 4/15, issued at 10:03 PM Fort White, FL First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 10:12 AM on 4/15, issued at 10:12 AM Hoboken, GA TRIPOLI, Libya - State television in eastern Libya has announced the results of elections for a council of elders, a significant step toward ... (more)

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WATE-TV Knoxville

Interim Libyan prime minister to step down

An Ohio man is sitting on a street corner with a sign declaring he's a bully as part of his sentence for harassing a neighbor and her disabled children.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Washington Post

Libya crisis over oil highlights governmenta s vulnerability

For nine months, a Libyan militia has occupied massive oil compounds in the desert and along the eastern Mediterranean coast, obstructing this nation's lifeblood.

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Related Topix: Africa, Libya, World News, Muammar Gaddafi (Gadhafi)

Fri Apr 11, 2014

CBS 47

Protests in Libya's capital trigger fuel crisis

First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 10:12 AM on 4/15, issued at 10:12 AM Hoboken, GA TRIPOLI, Libya - The Libyan government has blamed a fuel crisis in the country's capital on protests that have blocked the roads to the main western oil terminal, leaving gas stations without new supplies.

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DI-VE

300 to 600 thousand Libyans searching for a better future

The Libyan Navy stopped two boats which were on their way to Europe and with 218 immigrants on board from various African countries.

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