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This video, posted to YouTube and recut by the conservative site Independent Journal Review, shows members of the Dawn of Libya militia group in a U.S. residential annex in Tripoli. against hawks in Washington who write off his foreign-policy strategy as "isolationist" at a time of mounting international crises.
Pictured from the left are Liz Stafford , Helen Stafford ,Marsha Jones , Carolyn Stafford and a coffee morning at The Old Ship Inn l Marsha Jones at The Old Ship Inn would like to pass on a massive thank you to all involved in the Malang Tito Memorial coffee morning held at Brighouse Central Methodist Church recently. They raised a grand sum of A 111 for the Kotu Quarry Widar Nursery School in Gambia, which the pub supports.
In this Sept. 14, 2012 file photo, Libyan military guards check one of the U.S. consulate's burned buildings in Benghazi, after a deadly attack on Tuesday, Sept.
A resident of Tayuri stands against a bullet-riddled wall of his house, part of which was destroyed during clashes in Libya. Photo: IRIN/Zahra Moloo 10 September 2014 – The violence in Libya must stop, the United Nations envoy to that country today reiterated, calling for "meaningful, effective" dialogue to end what is among the worst fighting the country has seen since leader Muammar al-Qadhafi was ousted in 2011.
Two years ago four Americans, including U.S. ambassador Chris Stevens, were killed during a terrorist attack in Benghazi , Libya . Since then the North African country has slipped into chaos with no working government prompting the U.S. government to evacuate its remaining embassy.
In this July 28, 2014 file photo, black smoke billows over the skyline as a fire at the oil depot for the airport rages out of control after being struck in the crossfire of warring militias battling for control of the airfield, in Tripoli, Libya. In September, 2014, as Libya crumbles into a failed state, a unique geography is emerging.
Islamist-supporting Libyans wave national flags during a protest against the Tobruk government on Aug. 15, 2014, in the Libyan capital, Tripoli. Last month, Libya's elected government was forced to flee the capital, Tripoli, and take shelter in Tobruk, a port city near the border with Egypt that was once the site of a long battle between Allied forces and the Nazis in World War II.
Black smoke billows over the skyline as a fire at the oil depot for the airport rages out of control after being struck in the crossfire of warring militias battling for control of the airfield, in Tripoli, Libya, in this July 28 photo. CAIRO - An international rights group on Monday accused warring militias in Libya of committing violations that amount to war crimes during a battle the past month for control over the capital's airport.
Libya's government accused parliament on Thursday of putting security in the capital at risk by summoning a militia from the west of the country to protect the assembly. On the same weekend that three CIA-contractors revealed information on the deadly terrorist attack in Benghazi, Libya, Islamists took their oaths of office in the new Libyan government.
Libya said a Sudanese military transport plane bound for a Tripoli airport under control of an armed faction had entered its airspace to supply a "terrorist group" with ammunition, a government statement said on Saturday. Sudan confirmed it had sent a military plane but said it had only carried equipment for a joint Libyan-Sudanese state border force.
GENEVA, Switzerland, September 4, 2014/African Press Organization / - Serious violations of international human rights and humanitarian law are taking place in the Libyan cities of Tripoli and Benghazi with dire consequences for civilians and civilian infrastructure, a new UN report released Thursday warns. The joint report by the United Nations Support Mission in Libya and the UN Human Rights Office gives an overview of abuses including indiscriminate shelling and attacks on civilian objects, the shelling of hospitals, the abduction of civilians, torture and unlawful killings.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 07:26 pm
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