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A huge fuel depot in Libya's capital burned out of control on Monday, set ablaze in fighting between rival militias, adding frustration to the Muslim holiday of Eid.
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The U.S. evacuated its embassy in Tripoli, Libya on Saturday -- removing even the Marines who were guarding it -- because of "violence and instability in the area," Deputy National Security Adviser Ben Rhodes told CNN's "State of the Union" with Candy Crowley on Sunday.
Fighters from the Islamist Misarata brigade fire towards Tripoli airport in Libya in an attempt to wrest control from a powerful rival militia, in a frame grab from video taken July 26, obtained from a freelance journalist travelling with the Misarata brigade.
The Libyan government on Monday appealed for international help after a huge oil depot caught fire amid clashes over the country's international airport in the capital, Tripoli.
Smoke, believed to come from explosions near Tripoli International Airport, rises in the sky over the Libyan capital on 23 July 2014.
The National Council for Peace and Order has ordered an immediate evacuation of all 1,500 Thais from high-risk areas in Libya as the fighting between Israel and Harmas escalates.
Washington, DC, United States - Some 70 staff of the U.S. Embassy in Libya and 80 Marines guarding them evacuated to Tunisia Saturday to avoid harm from heavy fighting between rival militias in Tripoli.
A British embassy convoy in Tripoli came under fire on Sunday in an attempted carjacking but no-one was hurt, a spokesman for London's mission in Libya said.
Smoke billows during clashes between security forces and armed groups near a Libyan army special forces barracks, on July 23, 2014, in the eastern city of Benghazi.
A British Embassy convoy in Libya has come under fire in an attempted carjacking, as Britons were urged to leave the country immediately.
A British embassy convoy was hit by gunfire during an attempted hijacking outside the capital Tripoli on the way to the Tunisian border, but no-one was injured in the incident, an embassy official said on Sunday.
The United State's Embassy was forced to evacuate in Libya Saturday. This was a response to increased violence in the area.
The U.S. Embassy in Tripoli, Libya was evacuated on Saturday in response to intense insurgent fighting , according to the State Department.
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The U.S. State Department was forced to suspend operations at its embassy in Libya because of "freewheeling militia violence" there, Secretary of State John Kerry said today.
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 03:56 am
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