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  1. Turkey may close embassy in Tripoli: DavutogluRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Trend

    Turkey has considered closing its embassy in Tripoli because of growing security concerns in the country, Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu has said, adding that efforts to evacuate Turkish citizens in Libya were underway Hurriyet Daily News reported "We may take such a decision," the foreign minister said July 24 during an interview with the ... (more)

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  2. .com | US panel votes to authorise lawsuit against ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | News24

    Aviation has suffered one of its worst weeks in memory, but industry analysts and safety experts say they can find no common themes.

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  3. On Native GroundONE Year Later, the Spirit of Occupy is Still AliveRead the original story

    Sep 20, 2012 | American Reporter

    As a onetime foreign correspondent who wrote from places like Northern Ireland, Iran, Pakistan, India, Vietnam and the Philippines, I see the riots in Cairo, the assassination in Benghazi and the friction in U.S-Israeli relations as part of one picture: a portrait of the Middle Eastern world preparing for war between Iran and Israel.

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  4. U.S. House panel votes to authorize lawsuit against ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Reuters

    Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday took another step toward authorizing a lawsuit against President Barack Obama, claiming he has overstepped his executive powers.

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  5. Turkey may evacuate embassy in Libya amid fighting -ministerRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Star Online

    Turkey may evacuate its embassy in the Libyan capital Tripoli, Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said on Thursday, a day after his ministry advised all Turkish citizens to leave the North African country due to the worsening security situation.

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  6. UPDATE 1-Turkey may evacuate embassy in Libya amid fighting -ministerRead the original story

    Yesterday | Reuters

    Turkey may evacuate its embassy in the Libyan capital Tripoli, Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said on Thursday, a day after his ministry advised all Turkish citizens to leave the North African country due to the worsening security situation.

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  7. Turkish Foreign Ministry urges country's citizens to leave LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Trend

    Turkey's Foreign Ministry urges the country's citizens to leave Libya and to refrain from traveling to this country due to the unstable situation there, Turkish Milliyet newspaper reported on July 24. After the overthrow of Muammar Gaddafi in Libya in 2011, the armed clashes between the army special forces and the paramilitaries, controlling the ... (more)

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  8. Turkey may evacuate embassy in Libya amid security fears: ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2014 | The Daily Star

    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.

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  9. Turkey may close embassy in Tripoli: DavutogluRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    Smoke rises above buildings after heavy fighting between rival militias broke out near the airport in Tripoli, June 23. REUTERS Photo Turkey has considered closing its embassy in Tripoli because of growing security concerns in the country, Foreign Minister Ahmet DavutoAYlu has said, adding that efforts to evacuate Turkish citizens in Libya were ... (more)

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

    Tuesday Jul 22 | 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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  11. Picturesque Qingcheng MountainRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 20 | People's Daily Online

    Qingcheng Mountain is a famous Taoist mountain, and is one of the places where Taoism was originated.

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  12. 13,000 Filipinos trapped in war-torn LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | CNN

    THE Philippine government said on Sunday that it is enforcing mandatory evacuation of around 13,000 Filipinos in Libya, citing "extremely unstable political and security situation" in the North African state.

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  13. Philippines orders nationals to quit LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | Suria

    The Philippines on Sunday ordered its estimated 13,000 nationals in Libya to flee that country due to the worsening unrest there.

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  14. 15 OFWs to arrive from LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA The Department of Foreign Affairs said 15 more overseas Filipino workers from Libya are scheduled to arrive in Manila on Saturday afternoon.

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  15. Plan to send workers to Libya shelvedRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | Bangkok Post

    The Thai embassy in Tripoli has advised against sending more Thais to the country due to the fighting in Libya, deputy director-general of the Consular Affairs Department Prasittiporn Wetprasit said on Friday.

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  16. Libya: Recent Turmoil Could Escalate, Threaten Fledgling Transition - UN EnvoyRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | AllAfrica.com

    The top United Nations envoy to Libya today warned that the risk of a major escalation of the recent fighting in the capital is high and threatens the fledgling political process in the country.

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  17. Recent turmoil in Libya could escalate quickly, threaten fledgling transition - " UN envoyRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | United Nations

    "The quick pace with which developments have unfolded in Tripoli over the past couple of weeks are a reflection of the deeply fractured political scene which continues to hang heavily over the country, undermining its fledgling political process," said Tarek Mitri, the Secretary-General's Special Representative and head of the UN Support Mission in ... (more)

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  18. Amid Escalating Violence in Libya, No Decision to Evacuate U.S. Embassy CNSRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Cybercast News Service

    As fighting between rival militias rages in Libya -- the worst fighting seen in Tripoli since dictator Moammar Gadhafi was toppled in 2011, the Associated Press reported -- "no decision has been made" to evacuate the U.S. Embassy, the Obama administration said on Tuesday.

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  19. Libya edges closer to civil war as rival militias clash around airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | The China Post

    Libya's government said on Tuesday it was considering calling for international forces to help restore security, as fighting between rival militias around Tripoli airport pushed the country closer to civil war.

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  20. Judge Cooper Assigned Benghazi-Related Trial, More On IRS EmailsRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | FindLaw

    We wouldn't exactly call the D.C. Circuit the sleeper circuit, but let's just say that since it covers a small area, big headlines aren't made as frequently as say, the Second or Ninth Circuit.

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