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  1. Islamic State video purportedly shows killing of Ethiopians in LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    A screenshot from a video released by Islamic State militants, Sunday, April 19, 2015, appears to show a group of captured Ethiopian Christians before they are executed in Libya. A screenshot from a video released by Islamic State militants, Sunday, April 19, 2015, appears to show a group of captured Ethiopian Christians before they are executed in Libya.

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  2. IS thought behind Afghan bank bombingRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

    ... on Twitter and other websites. In previous Islamic State attacks, such as the January assault on a hotel in Tripoli, Libya, supporters and fans posted amateur videos, photos and official Islamic State propaganda within a few hours of the violence. ...

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  3. From Iraq to Libya and Syria: The wars that come back to haunt usRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Independent

    World View: Tony Blair is still pilloried for the decisions he took over Iraq. David Cameron should not escape blame for his role in conflicts that are still raging Few recall that David Cameron led Britain into one war in Libya that overthrew Gaddafi, but was disastrous for most Libyans.

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  4. UN Libya envoy condemns latest deadly violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    The UN envoy trying to broker a peace agreement in Libya on Saturday condemned another outbreak of violence and repeated calls for an immediate end to hostilities. Libyans mourn next to the coffins of two fighters from the Fajr Libya militia alliance during their funeral.

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  5. Gunfire and explosions heard in Libyan capitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Star

    Black smoke billows in the sky above areas where clashes are taking place between pro-government forces, who are backed by the locals, and the Shura Council of Libyan Revolutionaries, an alliance of former anti-Gaddafi rebels, who have joined forces with the Islamist group Ansar al-Sharia, in Benghazi April 18, 2015. REUTERS/Esam Omran Al-Fetori TRIPOLI, Libya: Clashes broke out in a district and a suburb of Libya's capital Saturday, home to groups opposing an alternative government controlling Tripoli and parts of western Libya, residents said.

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  6. Once vibrant, Tripoli's Old City struggles to surviveRead the original story

    Yesterday | Art Daily

    A picture taken on April 9, 2015 shows the building of the Ed Druj mosque, which was built in 1510 AD, in the Old City of Tripoli, Libya's capital. For over two thousand years the old city has been the heartbeat of the Libyan capital, with its whitewashed historic buildings and vibrant markets but ongoing clashes and the rise of jihadist groups have put a dent in the old town's economy and prospect.

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  7. US Firm To Help Stabilize Libyan CrisisRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Freshnews

    Raymond Associates, a New York-based international firm, has been contracted to provide a broad spectrum of services to the National Salvation Government of Tripoli, Libya. Raymond Associates will provide consultancy services in regards to the establishment of national security architecture initially focused on border security and counter-terrorism efforts.

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  8. The Fix: No, Hillary's e-mail controversy isn't going awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Washington Post

    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. Michael Schmidt , the New York Times reporter who broke the news that Hillary Clinton had exclusively used a private e-mail address during her time as secretary of state, wrote this Wednesday : Hillary Rodham Clinton was directly asked by congressional investigators in a December 2012 letter whether she had used a private e-mail account while serving as secretary of state, according to letters obtained by The New York Times.

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  9. How long can Hillary Clinton avoid the press?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | The Washington Post

    Hillary Clinton checks her BlackBerry from a desk inside a C-17 military plane upon her departure from Malta, bound for Tripoli, Libya, in 2011. The most dramatic contrast between Hillary Clinton and Sen. Marco Rubio may not have been in their announcements, although Rubio's live and inspiring speech was certainly different from a polished video in which Clinton barely appeared.

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  10. Discounts fail to lure oil buyers as Libya seeks to bypass TripoliRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Reuters

    Libya's official government, holed up in the east after being forced to flee the capital, is struggling to sell crude oil under a new system it has devised in an attempt to bypass a rival administration in Tripoli. Buyers are reluctant to take advantage of discounts on offer because they are unsure who exactly owns the oil being marketed by the eastern government, even though it is internationally recognized following an election last year, oil officials and insiders say.

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  11. Libya: Latest Round of Talks Between Libyan Leaders, Activists Under WayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | AllAfrica.com

    Libyan stakeholders must give the country's United Nations-facilitated peace process a chance in order for a political solution to take hold and end the ongoing fighting in the North African nation, the head of the UN Support Mission in Libya has declared. "We are here today to send a strong message that no more Libyans should be killed.

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  12. Hillary Clinton goes unnoticed in Ohio ChipotleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | WKYC-TV Cleveland

    ... from a desk inside a C-17 military plane upon her departure from Malta, in the Mediterranean Sea, bound for Tripoli, Libya. Hillary Clinton may be a trying to present a more humble image on her road trip to Iowa in a van she has dubbed "Scooby," but ...

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  13. As Libya crumbles, calls grow for feuding factions to meet halfwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Feuding factions have consistently reached for guns instead of compromises in their battle to fill the vacuum left by the fall of Moammar Gadhafi, ultimately breaking the country into two warring coalitions of militias and city-states. Leaders on both sides vowed that Libya's only hope was their own military victory.

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  14. .com | Security boosted in Tripoli, outside help neededRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | News24

    Authorities in the Libyan capital vowed Monday to boost security after twin attacks on foreign embassies but warned that a lack of international recognition was hindering their fight against jihadists. The appeal came as political party leaders and activists gathered in the Algerian capital for a new round of UN-mediated peace talks aimed at reaching an accord to end the chaos and violence at home.

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  15. Algeria: UN envoy opens latest round of talks between Libyan leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Newkerala.com

    Libyan stakeholders must give the country's United Nations-facilitated peace process a chance in order for a political solution to take hold and end the ongoing fighting in the North African nation, the head of the UN Support Mission in Libya has declared. "We are here today to send a strong message that no more Libyans should be killed.

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  16. UN envoy urges end to Libya fighting as peace talks resumeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | The Daily Star

    Members of Libyan pro-government forces walk with weapons during clashes in the streets with Shura Council of Libyan Revolutionaries in Benghazi April 1, 2015. Algiers: Libya's UN envoy urged fighters in the conflict-torn North African country to back efforts for a political solution, at the start of new peace talks hosted by Algeria.

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  17. Under attack : April 14, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Daily Times

    The latest onslaught by militants increasingly climbing onto the Islamic State bandwagon took place on Sunday when militant gunmen attacked the South Korea embassy in Tripoli, Libya, one of the last few remaining foreign embassies in the war-ravaged country. Bullets were fired at the embassy and two local security guards were killed.

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  18. In Algeria, UN envoy opens latest round of talks between Libyan leaders, activistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | United Nations

    Special Representative for Libya and head of UNSMIL, Bernardino Leon delivers opening remarks to the latest meeting of Libyan political leaders and activists held in Algeria. Photo: UNSMIL 13 April 2015 – Libyan stakeholders must give the country's United Nations-facilitated peace process a chance in order for a political solution to take hold and end the ongoing fighting in the North African nation, the head of the UN Support Mission in Libya has declared.

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  19. Islamic State militants target Moroccan Embassy in LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A flag flies over the Moroccan Embassy after a bomb placed in a garbage bin targeted the site in the capital, Tripoli. in Tripoli, Libya on Monday, April 13, 2015.

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  20. Tripoli authorities appeal for help after embassy attac...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | The Peninsula

    Authorities in the Libyan capital vowed Monday to boost security after twin attacks on foreign embassies but warned their fight against jihadists was hindered by a lack of international recognition. Most of the international community recognises a rival government based in the east of Libya not their administration in Tripoli which was formed after an Islamist-backed militia alliance seized the capital last August.

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