Libya Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Libyan Islamist leader proposes elections to end conflictRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The Daily Star

    Fighters from the Fajr Libya hold a position during clashes with forces loyal to Libya's internationally recognized government in Gharyan, Libya, April 29, 2015. AFP/MAHMOUD TURKIA TRIPOLI: Fresh elections are the only way to end conflict in Libya where two governments and parliaments are competing for power and the country's oil wealth, an influential Islamist supporter of a self-declared government in Tripoli said.

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  2. Libyan govt demands consultationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | ANSA.it

    Cairo, May 20 - Any military action in waters near Libya must be coordinated with the internationally recognized government in Tobruk, a spokesman told Egyptian news agency Mena Wednesday. The government will not accept any plans to bomb boats as part of a battle against human smugglers unless it is consulted, said Hatem El Uraibi.

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  3. Mediterranean migration: Stop the boatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | The Economist

    ... offering surveillance drones). Better information is needed in order to disrupt the smugglers' operations on shore in Libya (where most of them are based): in particular, to determine when the boats with their human cargoes are setting sail and from ...

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  4. Fall of Ramadi points to weaknesses in Iraq planRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | HeraldNet

    ... ground. Celebrations of the Ramadi victory, with festive, flag-waving crowds, were posted from as far away as Tripoli, Libya. What's worse, the Ramadi defeat showed that the cornerstone of U.S. strategy for Iraq - a Sunni tribal force that can work ...

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  5. David Ignatius:Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Jewish World Review

    ... ground. Celebrations of the Ramadi victory, with festive, flag-waving crowds, were posted from as far away as Tripoli, Libya. What's worse, the Ramadi defeat showed that the cornerstone of U.S. strategy for Iraq - a Sunni tribal force that can work ...

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  6. One killed, seven wounded in suicide bombing in eastern Libya: officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | 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, Libya, May 18, 2015. REUTERS/Esam Omran Al-Fetori BENGHAZI: One person was killed and seven were wounded Tuesday in a suicide bombing in the eastern Libyan town of Qubbah, a security official said.

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  7. Arab military chiefs approve Egyptian-led intervention in LibyaRead the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | Debka

    Arab military chiefs held an unpublicized meeting in Cairo Monday to confirm coordinated plans for Egyptian-led regional intervention into the eastern Libya region of Cyrenaica to drive out the armed extremists, who have kept the country locked in chaos since Muammar Qaddafi's ouster, and install a stable government in the region;s capital of Benghazi. The meeting was attended by the chiefs of staff of Egypt, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, UAE, Kuwait, Bahrain, Sudan and the Libyan Tobruk government.

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  8. Libya says EU boat-sinking operation 'not humane'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | EUobserver

    The Libyan government has said the EU's boat-sinking operation is "not humane" and is unlikely to get permission to operate in its territory. Hatem el-Ouraybi, a spokesman for the authorities in Tobruk, in eastern Libya, told the AFP news agency by phone on Monday that: "Any military action must be done with the co-operation of the Libyan authorities … The military option to deal with the boats inside Libyan waters or outside is not considered humane".

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  9. One killed in Libya suicide bombingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Iol.co.za

    One person was killed and seven were wounded on Tuesday in a suicide bombing claimed by Islamic State militants in the eastern Libyan town of Qubbah, a security official said. Islamic State has exploited a security vacuum in Libya, four years after the overthrow of Muammar Gaddafi, as rival governments compete for power.

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  10. UPDATE 1-One killed, seven wounded in suicide bombing in eastern Libya -officialRead the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | Reuters

    ... Qubbah lies near the seat of the internationally recognised government, which has worked out of eastern Libya since losing the capital Tripoli to a rival group in August. In February, militants loyal to Islamic State claimed responsibility for a car ...

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  11. British special forces could be sent Libya to hunt ISIS militants and traffickersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Mail on Sunday

    British special forces could be sent to Libya to hunt people-smuggling gangs as Nato chief warns ISIS militants may be hiding among refugees on boats Head of Nato Jens Stoltenberg warned Islamic militants could be hiding among the flood of migrants heading to Europe from Africa The head of Nato warned yesterday that Islamic militants could be hiding among the flood of migrants coming from Africa to Europe in boats. The news came as it emerged that British special forces could be sent to Libya to hunt the people-smuggling gangs and stop the problem at source, using intelligence from British spy planes to track down the leaders.

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  12. Photo Feature: Libya's forgotten displacedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | IRIN

    During Libya's 2011 revolution, the town of Tawergha was used as a military base by pro-Gaddafi forces. In a revenge attack, Misratan militias entered the town and burned it to the ground, causing some 30,000 Tawerghans to flee.

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  13. European Council boss says migrants should be sent back and leaving ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Daily Mail

    The EU cannot welcome all migrants fleeing to its shores and will have to work out a new return policy to tackle the problem, European Council president Donald Tusk has said. 'I am realistic and I think that first of all we have to work out a new return policy, which would be a policy of sending them back,' he said in an interview in Polska The Times on Monday.

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  14. EU to back 'boat-destroyer' missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | BBC News

    EU foreign and defence ministers are expected to approve a mission to destroy the boats used by people-smugglers operating in war-torn Libya. It is part of the EU's response to the vast numbers of illegal migrants from Africa and the Middle East crossing the Mediterranean Sea to reach Europe.

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  15. EU's Tusk says new return policy needed to solve migrants problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | The Daily Star

    Migrants from sub-Saharan Africa receive water as they wait at a detention center on May 17, 2015 in the capital Tripoli, after they were arrested in Tajoura, east of Tripoli before boarding boats in order to reach Europe, said the Libyan authorities in charge of fighting illegal immigration. AFP PHOTO / MAHMUD TURKIA WARSAW: European Council President Donald Tusk said that the European Union cannot welcome all migrants fleeing to its shores and will have to work out a new return policy to tackle the problem. 7 comments

  16. Libya bans Bangladesh workersRead the original story

    Monday May 18 | The Daily Star

    Employment dearth forces many Bangladeshi expatriates in Libya to take risky voyage through the Mediterranean Sea for jobs in some European countries, especially Greece and Italy. Some are leaving Libya by their own choice, while some are lured by others to take on such perilous journeys for European countries, said migrants and officials at Bangladesh embassy in Tripoli.

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  17. IS 'hides fighters' among Mediterranean refugeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Scotsman.com

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Migrants from sub Saharan Africa at a detention centre in the Libyan capital, Tripoli, after being arrested en route to boarding boats headed for Europe.

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  18. Two years after his murder, his imam recalls the life of Malcolm Latif ShabazzRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | San Francisco Bay View

    ... when he returned, you were able to see the transition. M.O.I. JR : Can you talk a little bit about the trip we made to Libya? What effect did going to Africa have on Malcolm? Malcolm Shabazz, who attended the African Migrants Conference in Tripoli, ... 1 comment

  19. IS fighters shave beards to sneak into the EU as migrants: Group...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Mail on Sunday

    Security researcher admits to FBI that he hacked into commercial airline's entertainment system and took control of plane, making it climb and fly sideways ISIS fighters shaving beards to sneak into the EU as migrants: Group also said to be making A 60,000 a boat by taxing people smugglers Islamic State is smuggling fighters into Europe by telling them to shave their beards and disguise themselves as refugees, an investigation has found. Migrants sit in a detention centre in Tripoli, Libya, as part of a round-up of refugees before they could head to European shores.

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  20. ISIS supporters post photos of notes showing group's logo and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Daily Mail

    ... Mediterranean refugee emergency to send its fighters into the heart of Europe. ISIS have made frightening inroads into Libya in recent months taking control of several cities including Sirte, Gaddafi's birthplace. Having executed dozens of ...

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