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  1. Protesters threaten to close another oilfield in eastern LibyaRead the original story

    Oct 14, 2014 | Reuters

    Protesters blocking Libya's Abu Attifel oilfield threatened to close another field to force a state oil company to hire hundreds of local people, a spokesman for the protesters said on Tuesday. The oilfield, a joint venture between Italian oil major Eni and Libya's state oil company, has been closed for a year by locals who demand jobs, part of a wave of strikes at oil facilities that began in July 2013.

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  2. Kerry to meet Libyan FM in Paris : October 14, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Daily Times

    US Secretary of State John Kerry will hold surprise talks in Paris with his Libyan counterpart on Tuesday amid growing international concern over the turmoil flourishing in the North African nation. Kerry will discuss the current security situation in Libya with Libyan Foreign Minister Muhammad al-Dairi, a State Department official told AFP.

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  3. Kerry holds surprise Libya talks in ParisRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Trend

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will hold surprise talks in Paris with his Libyan counterpart on Tuesday amid growing international concern over the turmoil flourishing in the North African nation, Al Arabiya reported. Kerry will discuss the "current security situation" in Libya with Libyan Foreign Minister Mohammed al-Dairi, a State Department official told Agence France-Presse.

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  4. Goldman bankers said to face threat against familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | Business News

    A Libya Investment Authority executive threatened two Goldman Sachs bankers at a 2008 meeting in Tripoli, telling them the firm had 'screwed' the sovereign wealth fund, according to the LIA 's evidence at a London court hearing Monday. 'Get out of my country,' McDougall recalled Zarti as saying in a witness statement she prepared for the LIA in a $1 billion lawsuit against Goldman.

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  5. More than 100 illegal migrants missing after Libya shipwreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | AlertNet

    ... boat sunk off the coastal town of Garaboly, east of Tripoli, September 15, 2014. REUTERS/Ismail Zitouny BENGHAZI, Libya Oct 6 (Reuters) - More than 100 illegal migrants were missing after their vessel sank off Libya's coast en route across the ...

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  6. Libya's Legitimacy CrisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | Foreign Affairs

    FREDERIC WEHREY is a senior associate in the Middle East Program at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace and the author of "Ending Libya's Civil War: Reconciling Politics, Rebuilding Security." WOLFRAM LACHER is an associate in the Middle East and Africa Research Division at the German Institute for International and Security Affairs and the author of "Fault Lines of the Revolution."

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  7. Goldman Bankers Threatened by LIA Executive in ?Angry Tirade?Read the original story

    Oct 6, 2014 | The Washington Post

    A Libya Investment Authority executive threatened two Goldman Sachs Group Inc. bankers at a 2008 meeting in Tripoli, telling them the lender had "screwed" the sovereign wealth fund, according to the LIA's evidence at a London court hearing yesterday. Former LIA executive Mustafa Zarti was so angry about bad investments that he cursed at the two bankers, Youssef Kabbaj and Nick Pentreath, in English and Arabic after questioning some of the fund's 2008 trades with Goldman, according to Catherine McDougall, a lawyer at a London law firm who was temporarily assigned to the LIA at the time.

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  8. Italian Supercup to take place in Doha on Dec. 22Read the original story

    Oct 6, 2014 | USA Today

    ... be the seventh time that the Supercup has been played abroad. It was held in Washington, D.C., in 1993, in Tripoli, Libya in 2002, New Jersey in 2003 and Beijing on three occasions - 2009, 2011 and 2012. Juventus, which has won the past two ...

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  9. Libyan prime minister to visit SudanRead the original story

    Oct 6, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    ... considers it as a step in the right direction and a confirmation of Sudan's support to the democratic process in Libya," a Libyan official told the Libyan Bawabat Alwasat on Monday. The official further said that al-Thani accepted the invitation ...

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  10. ConstanceNO Stamp, No DeliveryRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... it. So don't take the fact that major news organization may have their own idiosyncratic ways of spelling the name of Libya's leader as a criticism, not only because it's meant as praise, in a way, but also because they don't listen, anyway. But ...

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  11. Juventus vs Napoli Italian Super Cup clash will be played in QatarRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... narrow 3-2 win over Roma in the top-of-the table Serie A clash It was held in Washington, D.C. in 1993, in Tripoli, Libya in 2002, New Jersey in 2003 and Beijing on three occasions - 2009, 2011 and 2012. Juventus, who have won the past two editions, ...

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  12. Because Our Plan for "Success" in Syria Worked So Well in LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | Pam's House Blend

    Our strategy in Syria is remarkably similar to our previous strategy in Libya. In both the idea is heavy international air strikes combined with arming and training local "moderate" rebels, but no 'boots on the ground.'

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  13. It's time to bomb Libya againRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | Daily Kos

    Less than two weeks ago President Obama promised that the United States would "not tolerate safe havens for terrorists who threaten our people" while justifying the bombing of ISIS in Syria. Yesterday the Ansar al-Sharia terror group , affiliated with ISIS, declared authority over the Islamic Emirate centered around the city of Darna, Libya.

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  14. Over 100 migrants missing after Libya shipwreckRead the original story

    Oct 6, 2014 | The Otago Daily Times

    More than 100 illegal migrants were missing after their vessel sank off Libya's coast en route across the Mediterranean, with dozens of bodies already washed up on the shore, local Libyan authorities said on Monday. The vessel went down over the weekend near the town of Zuawrah, west of Tripoli.

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  15. Watch: ISIS Gains Ground - in LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    But video footage which surfaced earlier this week proves otherwise - and that ISIS may be gaining ground in new places in the Arab world. The Ansar al-Sharia terror group, affiliated with ISIS, has declared authority during the last several days over the coastal city of Darna, Libya.

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  16. Libyan Investment Authority and Goldman end special relationshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | Business News

    When the Libyan Investment Authority started out in 2007, it had about $60 billion, office space in Tripoli and a lot to learn. Goldman Sachs , keen to do business with the sovereign wealth fund, offered to help.

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  17. Tripoli so dangerous that parliament has moved outRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... Ali Omar Tekbeli, knows it is too hazardous to go home to the capital. With armed groups battling for control of Libya, the eastern town of Tobruk - with its well-protected natural port, close-knit tribal society and the absence of militias - has ...

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  18. Goldman Special Relationship With LIA Fund Ends in CourtRead the original story

    Oct 5, 2014 | Bloomberg

    ... a spokeswoman for the bank, declined to comment when reached by phone. In the background to the lawsuits, post-Qaddafi Libya has descended into chaos. Islamist militias seized control of Tripoli airport in August. That month Fatima Hamroush, a ...

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  19. UAE: Reveal Whereabouts of 'Disappeared' LibyansRead the original story

    Oct 5, 2014 | Humans Rights Watch

    ... brother, Abdulrazag Elaradi, who is a member of the Muslim-Brotherhood-affiliated Justice and Construction Party in Libya. The families of the two detained men say they have no political affiliations. Human Rights Watch has contacted family members ...

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  20. Libya: Safe End to Secret AbductionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    Britain's Foreign Office says a British teacher held hostage in Libya for five months has been freed. The abduction was initially kept secret.

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