Libya Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Brent Crude Heads for Weekly Decline on Ample Supply; WTI SteadyRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | The Washington Post

    ... of Commons approves military action after being recalled for an emergency vote today, said a government official. Libya's output has risen to 925,000 barrels a day, according to National Oil Corp. A field operated by Wintershall AG contributed to ...

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  2. .com | ISIS 'brand' gains ground among Asian militantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | News24

    ... them for millions of dollars in ransom paid by then Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi, according to Philippine officials. Libya denied it paid a ransom but acknowledged government officials were involved in negotiations. Several of the hostages visited ...

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  3. Who's Bombing Libya?Read the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | Counterpunch

    In the bizarro world which is the Middle East these days, nothing is more bizarre than the repeated bombing of Libya by parties unknown. There were off-and-on aerial attacks in the eastern part of the country - Benghazi, Derna, Ajdabiyah - last spring which were believed to have been carried out by one of the contending parties in the civil war raging in Libya, but lately there have been a number of attacks in the west, around Tripoli, which no one has taken the credit - or blame - for.

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  4. On Native GroundIS the 2012 Election the Last Gasp of White Male Privilege?Read the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | 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. There is no glue between the events in Libya and Egypt, and today's demonstrations in Yemen, Morocco, Sudan, Iraq, Iran and Tunisia, except a deluded Israeli-American's amateurish, offensive film about the Prophet Mohammad - in one scene the director has the Prophet put his head between a woman's legs to see for himself there is no "devil" there.

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  5. Soldiers stop a vehicle at a military checkpoint in Jolo, SuluRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

    ... them for millions of dollars in ransom paid by then Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi, according to Philippine officials. Libya denied it paid a ransom but acknowledged government officials were involved in negotiations. Several of the hostages visited ...

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  6. States at U.N. express readiness to help LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Trend

    A group of mainly Western and Arab states expressed readiness on Thursday to help Libya's government combat a growing presence of Islamic militant groups in the North African country, Al Arabiya reported. U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon convened a high-level meeting on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly to discuss the conflict in Libya, which is suffering its worst violence since the overthrow of Muammar Qaddafi in 2011.

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  7. Malaysia and wars to cost insurers $600mRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies Insurers could be hit by more than $600m in aviation claims this year after the Malaysia Airlines disasters and fighting in Libya, the chief executive of Lloyd's of London warned yesterday.

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  8. Smokes rises from near the Yemeni Government TV building, background, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Washington Times

    ... to the U.S. official. "They'll probably take commercial aircraft or charter a plane or drive out like they did in Libya," the official said. The State Department called for a reduction of more than 150 department personnel from the U.S. Embassy in ...

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  9. 40 countries urge Libya to resolve military crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    Forty countries and three major organizations urged Libya's feuding political leaders Thursday to peacefully resolve the political and military crisis gripping the north African country. A statement issued by the chairman of a high-level meeting convened by Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on the sidelines of the annual meeting of world leaders at the U.N. General Assembly said the political polarization and military conflict are posing "a dangerous and significant threat" to the country's transition to democracy.

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  10. a.R. EssayIT'S not How You Spell his Name that CountsRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2011 | American Reporter

    Headlines flash by from Tokyo, Tripoli, Washington and Wall Street and the mouth begs the mind for mini-reality checks for the sake of intellectual honesty and integrity, or just plain sanity. DAVID CAMERON - In an address to Parliament this morning carried live by the BBC, the British PM was a subdued profile in courage.

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  11. Before Libya evacuation, Marines were concerned about ambassadora s planRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | The Washington Post

    An MV-22B Osprey carrying U.S. Marines prepares to leave Naval Air Station Sigonella, Italy, to escort approximately 150 personnel from the U.S. Embassy in Tripoli, Libya, on the morning of July 26, 2014. Marines in Libya ahead of the July 26 evacuation of the U.S. Embassy in Tripoli expressed concern about using a ground convoy instead of aircraft to leave the country amid violence, but acquiesced to the plan favored by Ambassador Deborah K. Jones, they said Thursday.

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  12. Marines reveal details of tense embassy evacuation from LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | MilitaryCity.com

    Newly released details about the decision to evacuate the U.S. Embassy in Libya in late July highlight the challenges of tactical decision-making between the Marine Corps and State Department in the event of a crisis at a diplomatic post that requires military action. Leaders of Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force- Crisis Response discussed the evacuation mission in a Pentagon briefing Thursday, highlighting the support relationship between the unit and State Department personnel in Africa.

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  13. Ukrainian doctor, wife abducted in LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | The Daily Star

    The players are silhouetted during the Benghazi beach rugby championship match between the Scorpions and the Sharks in Benghazi September 19, 2014. REUTERS/Esam Omran Al-Fetori BENGHAZI, Libya: A Ukrainian doctor and his wife have been kidnapped in the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi, a stronghold of Islamist militias, the Libyan Health Ministry said Thursday.

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  14. Deaths on the Mediterranean: European States should create legal, safe migration channelsRead the original story

    Sep 19, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    ... further such tragedies. The boat that sank during the week of 8 September in the Mediterranean off the coast of Libya resulted in 500 deaths and indicates that the European migration policy is a disaster... as if there weren't enough proof already! ...

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  15. Parliament rejects PM's new cabinetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    ... start of this month. His administration has failed to impose order on a fragmenting country and many observers fear Libya is heading for civil war. Armed militias and Islamists who backed the rebellion to overthrow Muammar Gaddafi in 2011 have kept ...

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  16. 'Islamic States' on growth curveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Red Deer Advocate

    ... martial of passing arms and information to Boko Haram. So Abubakar Shekau may end up ruling much of northern Nigeria. Libya is considerably further down the same track. A civil war broke out between the various militias left over from the 2011 ...

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  17. Libya MPs reject government lineup, want crisis teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | The Daily Star

    Smoke billows from a street during clashes between members of the Shield Brigade, backed by some local fighters from the western region, and gunmen accused of being loyal to the former regime of slain dictator Moamar Kadhafi on September 16, 2014, in the Wershefana suburb of Tripoli, 30 kilometres west of the Libyan capital. AFP PHOTO / MAHMUD TURKIA BENGHAZI, Libya: Libya's parliament rejected Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thani's proposed 18-member Cabinet Thursday, calling for a slimline "crisis" team of no more than 10 ministers, a deputy said.

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  18. .com | Libya MPs reject govt lineup, want crisis teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | News24

    Libya's parliament rejected Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thani's proposed 18-member cabinet on Thursday, calling for a slimline "crisis" team of no more than 10 ministers, a deputy said. Thani and the internationally recognised parliament, elected in June, are in virtual domestic exile in the far eastern city of Tobruk because of widespread insecurity, including in the capital, where a rival administration has been set up.

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  19. .com | Libya ex-air force chief murdered in BenghaziRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | News24

    A former Libyan air force chief was shot dead overnight in the country's violence-ridden second city of Benghazi, medical and army sources said on Thursday. "Unidentified gunmen killed former air force chief of staff general Ahmed Habib al-Mesmari in the Al-Hadaek district" in the city centre, a senior air base officer in Benghazi told AFP, speaking on condition of anonymity.

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  20. Libyan PM asked to form small crisis governmentRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    Libya's parliament Thursday asked Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni to form a small crisis government, a parliamentary spokesman said. Lawmakers demanded that Thinni submit a new cabinet with six ministers concentrating on foreign affairs, interior, defence, health, education and local governance issues, lawmaker Tariq Saqr al-Jorushi told Xinhua.

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