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  1. Libyan Foreign Minister warns country in danger of becoming failed stateRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    TRIPOLI, Libya - Fighting between rival militant groups vying for control of Tripoli airport in the Libyan capital escalated significantly Sunday in what is being called the worst conflict in Libya since the 2011 revolution.

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  2. Double Suicide Attack Kills 4 at Libyan Army BaseRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Voice of America

    A wreckage of a burnt aircraft is pictured after a shelling at Tripoli International Airport in Tripoli, Libya, July 21, 2014.

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  3. Libya's Islamists Go for BrokeRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Foreign Policy

    On July 21, Libya's Higher National Elections Commission announced the results of the country's second parliamentary elections since the overthrow of the Qaddafi regime three years ago.

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  4. Will Libya's militias defeat democracy?Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Newsday

    Libya's newly elected MPs have huge challenges ahead of them as the country slowly moves from the dictatorship it was under ousted leader Muammar Gaddafi to the democracy they would like it to become.

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  5. Please Make Sure Your Tray Tables and Kalashnikovs Are in the Upright PositionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | Foreign Policy

    Heavy fighting broke out in the Libyan capital Tripoli on Sunday, leaving at least six dead and more than 30 injured, according to officials.

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  6. Oil and natural gas daily reviewRead the original story

    Monday | StockMarketsReview.com

    ... stimulus measures, signaling expectations of increasing demand. Despite ongoing fighting between militias in Tripoli, Libya's oil output has risen to 588,000 barrels per day (bpd), an increase of around 25 percent since the weekend. The market also ...

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  7. AP Top Stories July 20 pRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 20 | USA Today

    Here's the latest news for Sunday, July 20th: Deadliest day of Israel-Gaza fighting; Rebels move Malaysia Airlines crash bodies; Militias battle over Tripoli, Libya airport; James Garner dead at 86. AP Top Stories July 20 p Here's the latest news for Sunday, July 20th: Deadliest day of Israel-Gaza fighting; Rebels move Malaysia Airlines crash ... (more)

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  8. 3 killed as Libyan militias fight over airport3 killed as Libyan...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | Asbury Park Press

    ... In this image made from video by The Associated Press, smoke rises from the direction of Tripoli airport in Tripoli, Libya, Sunday, July 13, 2014. Rival militias battled Sunday for the control of the international airport in Libya's capital, as ...

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  9. Rebels mount - heaviest' assault on Libya airport : July 20, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | Daily Times

    TRIPOLI, Libya Islamist militiamen on Sunday stepped up their assault on Libya's main airport, two days after the collapse of a truce with rival ex-rebels who control the facility, a security official said.

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  10. Heavy Clashes Erupt Around Tripoli AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Voice of America

    In this image made from video by The Associated Press, smoke rises from the direction of Tripoli airport in Tripoli, Libya, July 13, 2014.

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  11. Dutch brace to pick up pieces, againRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | The Telegraph

    ... in 1977, the crash of an El Al cargo aircraft near Amsterdam in 1992, and an Afriqiyah Airways crash in Tripoli, Libya, in 2010. "We've learnt a lot from the earlier air disasters," Berthold Gersons, a professor of psychiatry at the Academy Medical ...

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  12. Libya Asks U.N. For Assistance In Protecting Oil And AirportsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Libyan Foreign Minister Mohamed Abdelaziz asked the United Nations Security Council for help protecting the country's ports, airports and oil installations on Thursday, warning that the country could become a failed state.

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  13. Civilian planes shot down, 1955-1988Read the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | Post-gazette.com

    The aircraft exploded, killing 58 aboard. 1973 - Libyan Arab Airlines 114: An aircraft headed to Cairo from Tripoli, Libya, got lost in a sandstorm and drifted into Israeli airspace.

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  14. End in sight for Tripoli airport battle?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Iol.co.za

    A Libyan militia battling a rival armed group over control of the country's biggest airport is ready for a peaceful solution after five days of heavy fighting, a spokesman said on Thursday, hours after shells hit the terminal building.

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  15. Libya asks UN Security Council for helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | The Age

    Failing state: a Libyan inspects the baggage carousel area at Tripoli International Airport on Thursday, after militias shelled the facility, destroying planes and parts of the terminal.

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  16. Libyan militia says ceasefire reached to end Tripoli airport battleRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | South China Morning Post

    Fighting between rival Libyan armed groups comes to an end after agreement is reached to stop five days of hostilities at Tripoli International Airport A general view of the front of the airport is seen after a shelling at Tripoli International Airport.

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  17. Thousands of Refugees Coming on Boats from Libya, Italian Navy SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Voice of America

    ... Navy has rescued 60,000 migrants - far more than the 42,000 in all of 2013. The boats are coming mostly from Tripoli, Libya, but the refugees are from hot spots in North Africa such as Eritrea - where the U.N. is investigating human rights ...

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  18. Libya asks U.N. Security Council for help protecting oil, airportsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | The Star Online

    Libya asked the U.N. Security Council on Thursday for help protecting its oil installations, oil export ports and civil airports, warning that without more international assistance the North African oil producer could become a failed state.

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  19. Libya: Real life-on televisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | The Economist

    IN LIBYA, as elsewhere in the Middle East, the Muslim month of Ramadan, which began on June 28th, is a time for frothy imported television dramas served up as a nightly digestive for iftar , the breaking of the fast.

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  20. Strike by ATCs halts flights in LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Iol.co.za

    Air controllers in western Libya have gone on strike to protest the shelling of Tripoli's main airport, halting flights in much of the oil-producing country, a government official said on Thursday.

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