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  1. Validus credits diversification for improved fourth quarterRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Business Insurance

    ... 9.7% in 2014 to $481.3 million. Claims related to airplanes damaged during the fighting at the airport in Tripoli, Libya, contributed materially to losses in 2014, Mr. Sangster said. "There was loss development on the Tripoli airport loss event, ...

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  2. Tapes Undermine Hillary's Push For Gadhafi's OverthrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Sweetness & Light

    Top Pentagon officials and a senior Democrat in Congress so distrusted Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton's 2011 march to war in Libya that they opened their own diplomatic channels with the Gadhafi regime in an effort to halt the escalating crisis, according to secret audio recordings recovered from Tripoli. The tapes, reviewed by The Washington Times and authenticated by the participants, chronicle U.S. officials' unfiltered conversations with Col.

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  3. Islamic militants spread plague of violenceRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Hawaii Tribune-Herald

    The assault Tuesday on the Corinthia Hotel in Tripoli, Libya, which the Islamic State claims to have carried out, is the latest sign of its deadly spread in the region.

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  4. 12:16 Names of Kyrgyz citizens killed in gunmen attack at luxury hotel in Tripoli, LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | AkiPress

    The company S.Group International told AKIpress the names of three Kyrgyz citizens killed during a gunmen attack at the hotel in Tripoli, Libya. Heavily armed gunmen stormed a luxury hotel in Tripoli on January 27, killing at least nine people, including 3 citizens of Kyrgyzstan, before blowing themselves up with a grenade.

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  5. Parties agree 'in principle' to move UN-mediated political talks to LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Participants in the United Nations-facilitated Libyan political dialogue in discussions in Geneva this week have agreed "on the principle" of convening future dialogue sessions in Libya, provided that logistical and security conditions are available. "Participants expressed concern about the prevailing security conditions in different areas, condemning in particular the recent attack in Tripoli that took place as they were meeting at the UN Office at Geneva," said a note released on Thursday by the UN Support Mission in Libya .

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  6. Rivals agree to hold UN-sponsored talks in LibyaRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Participants of the UN-facilitated Libyan political dialogue have agreed on convening future dialogue sessions in Libya, media reported Thursday. Representatives of municipal and local councils from a number of towns and cities across Libya gathered in Geneva Wednesday to discuss how to support confidence-building measures agreed to in the earlier rounds of the political dialogue.

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  7. Hillary Clinton Libya war genocide narrative rejected by U.S. intelligenceRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Washington Times

    The gap between Hillary Rodham Clinton's rhetoric warning of a Rwanda-like slaughter of civilians in Libya and the facts gathered by career intelligence staff is taking on significance as the former secretary of state prepares another bid for the White ... more > The intelligence community gathered no specific evidence of an impending genocide in Libya in spring 2011, undercutting Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton's primary argument for using the U.S. military to remove Col. Moammar Gadhafi from power, an event that has left his country in chaos, according to officials with direct knowledge of the dispute.

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  8. UN political talks possibly moved to LibyaRead the original story

    Yesterday | Scoop

    "Participants expressed concern about the prevailing security conditions in different areas, condemning in particular the recent attack in Tripoli that took place as they were meeting at the UN Office at Geneva," said a note released today by the UN Support Mission in Libya . Those taking part in the discussions have deferred to UNSMIL to start consultations with the parties on the venue of the political dialogue.

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  9. Terrorist attack on hotel in Libyan capitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Scoop

    ... Council today condemned in the strongest terms the deadly terrorist attack against the Corinthia Hotel in Tripoli, Libya, and underlined the need to bring the perpetrators, financiers and sponsors of such "reprehensible" acts to justice. In a ...

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  10. Attack on the Corinthia Hotel in LibyaRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Scoop

    The following is a joint statement on Libya by the Governments of the United States, France, Germany, Italy, Malta, and the United Kingdom. Begin text: The Governments of France, Germany, Italy, Malta, Spain, the United Kingdom, and the United States strongly condemn yesterday's attack on the Corinthia Hotel in Tripoli, Libya.

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  11. IS militants lay claim to Libya hotel attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Journal Gazette

    TRIPOLI, Libya Militants loyal to the Islamic State group on Wednesday claimed responsibility for a deadly and complex attack on a hotel in Libya's capital Tripoli, signaling an expansion of the jihadi group's reach in the chaotic North African state while raising questions about the extent of coordination with leaders in Syria and Iraq.

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  12. Libyan airline suspends flights after hotel killingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Peninsula

    A Libyan airline announced Thursday it was suspending flights after four of its aircrew, including a French captain, were killed when gunmen stormed a Tripoli hotel this week. Al-Buraq Airlines, a private carrier that operates domestic and international flights, announced a "brief suspension" and paid tribute to the staff, who were among nine killed in Tuesday's attack on the luxury Corinthia Hotel claimed by jihadists.

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  13. American killed in Libya was former Marine turned contractorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    In this image made from video posted by a Libyan blogger, the Cortinthia Hotel is seen under attack in Tripoli, Libya, Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015. Gunmen stormed the luxury hotel in the Libyan capital of Tripoli on Tuesday, killing several foreigners and guards, officials said.

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  14. Libya: 'We're fed up of fighting'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Al Jazeera

    Amal, a mother of five children, crouches over a sewing machine within the maze of whitewashed alleys in Tripoli's dilapidated old city, its ancient walls abutting the Corinthia Hotel compound. The light in her dingy tailor shop has been on for most of the day, a rarity for the impoverished neighbourhood, which has been plagued with hours-long electricity cuts, skyrocketing food prices and crime.

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  15. Libyan group loyal to ISIS claims Tripoli hotel attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Daily Star

    TRIPOLI, Libya: A Libyan affiliate of the extremist ISIS group claimed responsibility Wednesday for an attack on a Tripoli luxury hotel that killed 10 people, including an American and four Europeans. The group, calling itself "Islamic State in Tripoli Province," said it launched the attack Tuesday to avenge the death of Abu Anas al-Libi, who was snatched in Tripoli by U.S. special forces in 2013 and died in U.S. custody earlier this month due to complications from liver surgery.

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  16. Libya hotel attack signals growing reach of Islamic StateIn this...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | TheCourier.com

    In this image made from video posted by a Libyan blogger, the Cortinthia Hotel is seen under attack in Tripoli, Libya, Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015.

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  17. ISIS affiliate takes credit for killing 10 in chaotic LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WALB-TV Albany

    The Libyan branch of ISIS has claimed responsibility for a deadly gun and bomb attack on a luxury hotel in the Libyan capital in which five foreigners, including an American security contractor, died. Five Libyans were also killed in Tuesday's attack on the Corinthia Hotel, taking the toll to at least 10 people, said a spokesman for a security division of the Ministry of Interior in Tripoli, Essam al-Naas.

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  18. American killed in Libya attack was former Marine turned contractorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Stars and Stripes

    In this image made from video posted by a Libyan blogger, the Corinthia Hotel is seen under attack in Tripoli, Libya, Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015. Gunmen stormed the luxury hotel in the Libyan capital of Tripoli on Tuesday, killing several foreigners and guards, officials said.

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  19. UN Condemns Deadly Libya Hotel AttackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Chosun Ilbo

    ... In this image made from video posted by a Libyan blogger, the Cortinthia Hotel is seen under attack in Tripoli, Libya on Jan. 27, 2015. /AP A group calling itself the Tripoli Province of the Islamic State claimed responsibility in an online ...

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  20. Extreme reach: Islamic militants spread a plague of violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Post-gazette.com

    The assault Tuesday on the Corinthia Hotel in Tripoli, Libya, which the Islamic State group claims to have carried out, is the latest sign of its deadly spread in the region. The attack cost the lives of at least 10 people, including a former U.S. Marine who worked in security.

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