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  1. Benghazi panel seeks private interview with ClintonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | USA Today

    ... from a desk inside a C-17 military plane upon her departure from Malta, in the Mediterranean Sea, bound for Tripoli, Libya. Secretary of Sate Hillary Clinton talks on her mobile phone following the international conference regarding ongoing military ...

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  2. Western Libya rocket strike kills Filipino, wounds eight people: officialRead the original story

    Monday Mar 30 | Reuters

    A Filipino was killed and eight people were wounded when a rocket hit the western Libyan town of Zawiya, a Libyan official said on Monday. A source with the forces allied to Libya's internationally-recognized government, based in eastern Libya, denied claims by officials in Tripoli -- which is controlled by a rival administration -- that the eastern forces had fired a Grad rocket in the direction of Zawiya or a refinery.

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  3. Distinguished polRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | The Washington Post

    In this 2011 photograph, then-Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton checks her Blackberry from a desk inside a C-17 military plane upon her departure from Malta, in the Mediterranean Sea, bound for Tripoli, Libya. Friday afternoon, Rep. Trey Gowdy released a statement , reacting to Hillary Clinton's failure to provide a "single new document .

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  4. UNSC: Libya in focusRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Pravda

    Libya is once again under the spotlight in the United Nations Security Council as two separate resolutions were adopted calling for an immediate and unconditional ceasefire and extending the UN Mission, UNSMIL, until September 15. This, in a country living at peace and in prosperity until Messrs. Obama and chief poodles Cameron and Sarkozy went on an imperialistic venture.

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  5. Rep. Trey Gowdy: Hillary Clinton wiped email server clean, deleted all emailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Deseret News

    In this Oct. 18, 2011, file photo, then-Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton checks her Blackberry from a desk inside a C-17 military plane upon her departure from Malta, in the Mediterranean Sea, bound for Tripoli, Libya. Hillary Rodham Clinton wiped her email server "clean," permanently deleting all emails from it, the Republican chairman of a House committee investigating the 2012 Benghazi attacks said Friday.

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  6. UN envoy appreciates progress in Libya's latest peace talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Newkerala.com

    Libyan stakeholders have reached a consensus on a range of issues, including on the need for a unity government and security arrangements, and are now convinced that there is a political solution to the country's crisis, Special Representative of the Secretary-General , Bernardino Leon, said at the conclusion of the latest round of peace talks which he praised for making "very important progress."

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  7. Libya: UN Envoy Says Libya Latest Peace Talks Have Gone 'Well Beyond What We Have Expected'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | AllAfrica.com

    Libyan stakeholders have reached a consensus on a range of issues - including on the need for a unity government and security arrangements - and are now convinced that there is a political solution to the country's crisis, Special Representative of the Secretary-General , Bernardino Lon, said at the conclusion of the latest round of peace talks which he praised for making "very important progress."

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  8. Photos of the weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Reuters

    ... was only visible in the Faroe Islands and the Norwegian... Illegal migrants sit in a coastal police base in Tripoli, Libya, March 13, 2015. Police captured 96 illegal migrants in a boat as they tried to cross the Mediterranean to Italy. Italy wants ...

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  9. Republican lawmaker says Clinton wiped clean email serverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Bangor Daily News

    Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton checks her PDA upon her departure in a military C-17 plane from Malta bound for Tripoli, Libya, in this Oct. 18, 2011, file photo. An investigative committee in the U.S. House of Representatives will subpoena Clinton's personal emails regarding the 2012 attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, the Washington Post reported March 4. WASHINGTON - The Republican chairman of a U.S. House of Representatives committee investigating the 2012 Benghazi attacks said Friday that former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton had failed to respond to the panel's subpoena for documents in the case.

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  10. PEACETALK: Ask questions. Propose solutions. The future is yours. You have a stake in it.Read the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | MindaNews

    ... that peace negotiations had commenced as early as 1975 that led to the signing of the Tripoli Agreement in Tripoli, Libya the following year. This culminated in 1996 when the GRP-MNLF Final Agreement on Peace was signed between the government and ...

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  11. Libyan human rights defenders under attack a " UN reportRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Scoop

    A UN human rights report released on Wednesday reveals a catalogue of violent attacks and threats against Libyan rights defenders, across Libya - and in some cases even after they are forced to leave the country. Attacks, including killings, abductions, torture and other ill-treatment, unlawful deprivation of liberty and death threats by phone and on social media since the escalation of fighting in May 2014 have been documented in the joint report by the UN Support Mission in Libya and the UN Human Rights Office.

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  12. Hold Politicians Accountable for Libya DebacleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Cato Institute

    Less than three years after Libya's civil war the country has ceased to exist. This debacle offers a clear lesson for American policymakers.

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  13. Benghazi Remains a Major Scandal Even Without New RevelationsRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Accuracy In Media

    ... expressing "suspicions" that Clinton had "told Leon [Panetta] to stand down" regarding military personnel in Tripoli, Libya. Yes, Lt. Col. S.E. Gibson has walked back Gregory Hicks' assertion that he was told to stand down when he wanted to travel ...

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  14. 8 things to know before visiting LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | CNN

    The ruins of Cyrene reflect enduring Greek influences on language and architecture in Libya; its Temple of Zeus is larger than the Parthenon in Athens. The site is about 120 miles east of Benghazi.

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  15. Libya: UN Report Documents Targeting of Human Rights DefendersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | AllAfrica.com

    Armed groups across Libya have targeted human rights defenders seeking to shed light on abuses, according to a new United Nations report that outlines a litany of violent attacks and threats against defenders in the country, and in some cases even after they are forced to leave. The joint report produced by the UN human rights office and the UN Support Mission in Libya , documents attacks, including killings, abductions, torture and other ill-treatment, unlawful deprivation of liberty and death threats by phone and on social media since the escalation of fighting in May 2014.

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  16. Libya: new UN report documents targeting of human rights defendersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | United Nations

    The joint report produced by the UN human rights office and the UN Support Mission in Libya , documents attacks, including killings, abductions, torture and other ill-treatment, unlawful deprivation of liberty and death threats by phone and on social media since the escalation of fighting in May 2014. Most recently, prominent civil society activist Entissar al-Hassaeri was shot dead last month in Tripoli, a news release on the report says.

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  17. Libya suicide bombs kill soldiers as UN presses peaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Bangkok Post

    A suicide car bomb killed at least seven soldiers in Libya's second city Benghazi Tuesday, the same day the United Nations unveiled a proposal aimed at ending violence plaguing the oil-rich country. United Nations special envoy Bernardino Leon meets with President of the General National Congress Nuri Abu Sahmein in Tripoli, Libya, March 24, 2015 It has had two parliaments and governments since Tripoli was seized in August 2014 by the Fajr Libya militia coalition and the internationally recognised government fled to the country's far east.

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  18. Officials halt reopening of Tunisia museum at 'last minute'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | New York Post

    Officials at the museum in Tunisia where 21 people were slaughtered last week have made the "last minute" decision to halt its reopening due to heightened security concerns. The Bardo Museum had been scheduled welcome back visitors Tuesday for the first time since Mar. 18 - when terrorists armed with assault rifles and grenades took scores of hostages and killed more than a dozen foreign tourists during an attack that was claimed by ISIS.

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  19. Tunisia closes airspace to western Libya for security reasonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Tunisia has again closed its airspace for flights from western Libya, an official said on Tuesday, just days after allowing Libyan planes from Tripoli back for the first time in around six months. TUNIS: Tunisia has again closed its airspace for flights from western Libya, an official said on Tuesday, just days after allowing Libyan planes from Tripoli back for the first time in around six months.

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  20. Millions in U.S. military equipment lost as Yemen heads down Syria's pathRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Reuters

    Boys who are part of the Houthi fighters hold weapons as they ride on the back of a patrol truck in Sanaa March 13, 2015. REUTERS/Mohamed al-Sayaghi The recent evacuation of U.S. special operations forces in Yemen is a troubling trend for American involvement in the Middle East and North Africa, following the July 2014 evacuation of the U.S. embassy in Tripoli, Libya.

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