Big News Network.com
Legal group Illegal detentions judges fear cause Libyan lawlessness
TRIPOLI, Libya -- Lawlessness in Libya is a result of lack of security for judges and lawyers and the detention of 8,000 people without charges, a legal aid group said.
Fri May 17, 2013
Inter Press Service
Tribes Keep Uneasy Peace in Southern Libya
Muammar Gaddafi, the Libyan Tebu suffered from state-sanctioned discrimination, which stemmed in part from the failure of the semi-nomadic tribe to register under Libya's 1954 citizenship law.
The Toronto Star
Canadian security investigators probe possible instigators of London terror suspects
Canadian national security investigators are probing intelligence about figures in London, Ont., who allegedly promoted extreme views of Islam and may have encouraged young Muslim men and converts to go abroad , the Star has learned.
Thu May 16, 2013
Libyans in North Africa scared to return home
Until government and revolutionary forces attacked the Libyan town of Bani Walid, about 170km southeast of the capital Tripoli in October last year, Abdullah Warfella had been determined never to leave.
Wed May 15, 2013
Young Libyans find escape in Tripoli's "secret" cinema
In the basement of a villa in central Tripoli, young Libyans seeking an escape from violence and disorder watch an American movie classic screened using a simple projector and laptop.
Tue May 14, 2013
St. Petersburg Times
Mythologies collide over Benghazi attack
The capital is in the throes of deja vu and preview as it plunges back into Clinton Rules, defined by a presidential aide on the hit ABC show Scandal as damage control that goes like this: "It's not true, it's not true, it's not true, it's old news." The conservatives appearing on Benghazi-obsessed Fox News are a damage patrol with an approach that ... (more)
Mon May 13, 2013
Libya: UN Mission Strongly Condemns Deadly Bombing In Bengha
The United Nations Assistance Mission in Libya strongly condemned the bombing that took place today near a hospital in the city of Benghazi and resulted in a number of deaths, including children, as well as injuries.
A Whistleblower's Story: What it hides and what it reveals
Years ago I learned that there are two ways to tell a story. One way reveals something the story teller wishes to communicate.
Car bomb kills 10 in eastern Libya
A car bomb exploded Monday near a hospital in the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi, killing at least 10 people, officials said, in one of the biggest attacks since the end of the civil war that ousted former dictator Moammar Gadhafi .
The Asheville Citizen-Times
Bomb near hospital kills 9 people in eastern Libya
A field of 144 women hoping to make it - or make it back - to the LPGA Tour will tee it up in... TRIPOLI, Libya - A Libyan security official says a car bomb that exploded near a hospital has killed at least nine people, including three children, in the eastern city of Benghazi.
How Can We Understand Benghazi Without Probing the CIA's Role?
Libyan President Mohammed el-Megarif spoke at the memorial service in Tripoli, Libya, Thursday, Sept.
Sun May 12, 2013
Libyan envoy addresses violence
Libya's democratic revolution in 2011 toppled strongman Moammar Gaddafi's 30-year rule, drafted an interim constitution and, in July last year, Libyans democratically elected a new General National Congress for the first time.
Anti-militias protesters attacked in Libya
Scores of Libyan militiamen descended on rally in the nation's capital, Tripoli, kicking and beating protesters who had taken to the streets Friday as part of a call for mass demonstrations against the country's unruly militias.
Sat May 11, 2013
Accuracy In Media
Benghazi Hearing: State Dept official said "We're on our own"
The House Oversight Committee's hearing has revealed more about the circumstances surrounding the September 11, 2012 attacks on a U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya.
Travel around the world has never been easier, especially if you have your own fleet of jet airplanes.
Outside the Beltway
Benghazi Whistle Blower Demoted for Bad Management, Not Whistle Blowing?
ThinkProgress' Hayes Brown reports that, contrary to his claim that he was demoted for speaking up on the Benghazi attacks, Gregory Hicks was instead demoted for being a bad manager.
Libya Latest: "Us Military Has Alerted 2 Elite Military Units to Be on Standby"
The US military has alerted 2 elite military units to be on standby if needed to respond to a deteriorating security situation in Tripoli, Libya, Fox News has learned.
Fri May 10, 2013
Whether the or not the administration minimized the account of the attack on Benghazi for political gain, they've as good as admitted to it.
Libya activists protest militias, Islamists
Hundreds of Libyan activists rallied in three major cities across the country on Friday, denouncing the use of force by the country's unruly militias and decrying what they describe as political maneuverings by the nation's Muslim Brotherhood.
Libyan police stations bombed, British embassy cuts staff
Bombs exploded outside two police stations in Libya's eastern city of Benghazi on Friday and Britain temporarily cut staff at its embassy in Tripoli because of security fears.