Libya Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Oil Prices Retreat from Short-covering ReboundRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2014 | Marine News

    ... plummeting oil prices and a crumbling rouble, potentially forcing it to write down the value of its once-prized asset. Libya's Tripoli-based state firm National Oil Corp (NOC) will remain independent, it said on Thursday, in an apparent attempt to ...

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  2. Oil Extends Rally Amid Speculation That Selloff Was ExcessiveRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... a Saudi Press Agency report. An oil union strike in Nigeria, Africa's biggest crude producer, entered a fourth day and Libya's Waha field stopped producing after the Es Sider oil port was halted. "The market is dramatically oversold and it needs a ...

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  3. Top News Stories Of 2014 Left Us With Challenging Questions, And Few AnswersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Switched

    ... sometimes in ways that shocked even a public numbed by the region's tense history. The worst violence broke out in Libya since dictator Moammar Gadhafi was overthrown, after the Islamists in control of the national congress ignored a general's ...

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  4. Libya: UN Mission Encouraged By 'Step in the Right Direction' Towards DialogueRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    The United Nations Support Mission in Libya said today that it is encouraged by the positive response it has received to its invitation for a UN-convened Libyan political dialogue. "The move by the parties to identify their respective delegations to the talks is a step in the right direction," UNSMIL said in a statement about the dialogue.

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  5. 2 Egyptians, 2 Emiratis killed in military aircraft crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | The Daily Star

    A general view taken on December 17, 2014 shows pollution hovering over Egypt's Nile river and the University bridge in Cairo. AFP PHOTO / MOHAMED EL-SHAHED CAIRO: Four crew members were killed, two of them Egyptian and two Emirati, when their military aircraft crashed during joint exercises on Wednesday, officials said.

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  6. Barack Obama Scandal: 10 Key Quotes From the Benghazi ControversyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | News Max

    ... the attack and follow-up that killed four Americans, including Ambassador Christopher Stevens, on the U.S. compound in Libya on Sept. 11, 2012. 1. "There will never be perfect clarity on everything that happened," according to Hillary Clinton, the ...

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  7. Barack Obama Scandal: 8 Facts About Benghazi Controversy You Might Not KnowRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | News Max

    ... from the U.S. compound: 1. Hillary Clinton, secretary of state during the deadly attacks on the U.S. mission in Libya, says she still isn't sure what happened. In her book "Hard Choices," she wrote that there probably will not "be anything close to ... 1 comment

  8. Libya conflict revives front lines from 2011 civil warRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | The Daily Star

    RAS JDIR, Libya: His Kalashnikov across his back, Libyan soldier Adel Howas rushed to the front line when airstrikes targeted his comrades at a border crossing with Tunisia. For Howas, it was a return to familiar territory from 2011 when he joined rebels in a NATO-backed uprising to topple Moammar Gadhafi.

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  9. Top news of 2014 left public grasping for answersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Deseret News

    ... sometimes in ways that shocked even a public numbed by the region's tense history. The worst violence broke out in Libya since dictator Moammar Gadhafi was overthrown, after the Islamists in control of the national congress ignored a general's ...

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  10. Libyan refugee Iman al-Obeidi sentenced to work release for violating probationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | LongmontFYI

    Iman Al-Obeidi, who says she was sexually assaulted by Libyan dictator Moammar Gadhafi's men, is led away March 26, 2011, by authorities of the Rixos hotel in Tripoli, where she was coming to tell her story to journalists.

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  11. ICC refers Libya to Security Council for not surrendering GaddafiRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | The Daily Star

    AMSTERDAM: The International Criminal Court on Wednesday said Libya was in violation of an obligation to hand over murder suspect Saif al-Islam Gaddafi and referred the matter to the United Nations Security Council. Gaddafi, held by rebels in the eastern Zintan region who operate outside the internationally recognised government's authority, is accused of ordering atrocities in a failed attempt to put down the uprising that led to the toppling and killing of his father Muammar in 2011.

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  12. Libya's sidelined IDPsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | IRIN

    "I am tired. I want to go back to my homeland in Tawergha [town in northern Libya].

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  13. CIA torture report: the UK must be honest about its complicity in these grisly crimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | New Statesman

    ... accountability by legal charity Reprieve - has written powerfully about her ordeal. She recounts how, on arrival in Libya - courtesy of MI6 and the CIA - they were driven to a secret prison outside Tripoli, where I was certain we were all going to ...

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  14. Libya's Haftar sets 8 conditions to join UN-backed talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | TurkishPress.com

    Libya's Operation Dignity - which is led by former army chief Khalifa Haftar - has laid out eight conditions for participating in the "Ghadames 2" talks called for by the the UN Mission in Libya. In a Tuesday statement, Operation Dignity said that participants in next week's dialogue must recognize the legitimacy of the recently-elected House of Representatives - which convenes in Tobruk - as the sole representative of the Libyan people.

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  15. UN rights chief slams indifference over migrant deaths at seaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    ... of seeking a new life elsewhere. An arc of conflict around Europe's southern, eastern and southeastern borders, in Libya, Ukraine, Syria and Iraq, is one reason so many people are heading to the continent. At the same time anti-immigration rhetoric ...

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  16. 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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  17. The post-Gadhafi era is fraught with chaosRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | The Daily Gazette

    Growing violence and destruction have marked Libya's collapse as a nation since the United States intervened alongside the resistance to the rule of Moammar Gadhafi in 2011. No one would dispute the fact that Mr. Gadhafi was a cruel tyrant while he ran Libya from 1969, when his group of young army officers overthrew King Idris, until his death at the hands of rebels 3 years ago.

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  18. UN to widen Libya peace talks by including rival parliamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | Daily Times

    TRIPOLI: The United Nations will widen a new round of talks aimed at ending Libya's escalating political crisis by including a rival assembly challenging the recognized government, its special envoy said on Monday. Libya has had two governments and parliaments competing for legitimacy since a group called Libya Dawn seized Tripoli in August, installing its cabinet and forcing the recognized Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni to the east.

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  19. The courtyard of Abu Salim prison, in Tripoli, Libya, on Aug. 27, 2011.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | CTV

    Enhanced interrogation techniques used on terror detainees, including simulated drowning and sleep deprivation, were ineffective in gaining intelligence leads that led to important operations against terrorist groups or prevented attacks on the U.S. The prison conditions and harsh interrogations of detainees were more brutal than the CIA officials acknowledged to the American public and in contacts with Congress and the White House. The simulated drowning technique of waterboarding was "physically harmful," with effects that included vomiting and convulsions.

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  20. Libya peace talks postponed to next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | Al Bawaba

    Libya has had two governments and parliaments competing for legitimacy since an Islamist group called Fajr Libya seized Tripoli in August, installing its cabinet and forcing the recognized Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thani to the east. The UN had launched a first round of talks in September bringing together the elected House of Representatives and members from the city of Misrata linked to Libyan Dawn who had boycotted the assembly.

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