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Renegade Libyan forces say their planes attack Tripoli again

The air force of Libya's renegade general Khalifa Haftar on Saturday attacked positions of Islamist-leaning militia in Tripoli for the second time in less than a week, one of his commanders said.


Related Topix: World News, Africa, Libya,

Fri Aug 22, 2014

The Daily Advance

Douglas Cohn: Kurdsa success shows US finally getting it right in Iraq

The administration appears to have learned the lessons of Afghanistan, Iraq, and Libya.


Related Topix: Middle East, Iraq, World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Opinion

The Straits Times

Libya football stadium hosts videotaped execution

An Islamist armed group carried out a videotaped execution of an Egyptian man in a football stadium in Libya, in what Amnesty said on Friday highlighted the country's descent into lawlessness.


Related Topix: Activism, Amnesty International, Charitable Organizations

South Wales Argus

Gwent woman makes tearful Libya crisis plea to Nato leaders

A GWENT woman whose husband and son are trapped in conflict-torn Libya has made an emotional plea to world leaders coming to Newport's Nato Summit to put the Libyan humanitarian crisis at the top of their agenda.


Related Topix: World News, Libya, Africa, Monmouthshire County, Wales, United Kingdom, Fasting, Health

Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Age

James Foley: 'could be interesting where I'm going' - a friend remembers slain reporter

Liked the journalism of Norman Mailer and Hunter S. Thompson: James Foley in Aleppo, Syria, in July, 2012.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Glengarry Glen Ross, Northwestern University

National Public Radio

Drawn To Conflict, Journalist James Foley 'Loved Telling These Stories'

During the nearly two years that journalist James Foley was held hostage in Syria, before he was killed by the Islamic State this week, Phil Balboni worked hard to get him released.



rk UPDATE 2-Tunisia, Egypt halt Libya flights over security fears

Tunisia and Egypt's Cairo airport halted most flights to and from Libya on Thursday for security reasons, officials said, days after the Libyan government said unidentified war planes had attacked positions of armed groups in Tripoli.


Related Topix: World News, Africa, Libya, Tunisia,

Fox News

The awful execution of an American journalist

This is a RUSH transcript from "The O'Reilly Factor," August 20, 2014. This copy may not be in its final form and may be updated.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Bill O'reilly, Vocal, North Carolina, Startups, YouTube

'E-Team': James Foley's Last Film

When civilians are massacred, Human Rights Watch sends in the E-Team to document the war crimes.


Related Topix: Charitable Organizations, Human Rights Watch, Movies, Entertainment, Terrorism

Wed Aug 20, 2014

The San Diego Union-Tribune

MilitaryIn Pacific, China is full-time job

Adm. Samuel Locklear, the person in charge of the U.S. military presence from Hollywood to Bollywood, told a San Diego audience Tuesday that he thought the past two years would go better.


Related Topix: Bollywood, North Korea, World News, Asia, US Military, US Navy

The Daily Star

Colleagues say Foley always saw humanity amid horrors of war

WASHINGTON: American journalist James Foley was a beloved companion to colleagues in dangerous corners of the Middle East and battled to tell the human stories of civilians caught up in chaos.


Related Topix: Journalism

ABC News

World leaders condemn 'barbaric' beheading of captured journalist

The world has reacted with shock and disgust to a video showing the beheading of an American journalist by Islamic State militants in retaliation for US airstrikes in Iraq.


Related Topix: New York

KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

Local journalists react to American journalist's beheading in Syria

The beheading of an American journalist by ISIS forces hits close to home for some southern Colorado journalists.


Related Topix: Journalism, Northwestern University, Colorado Springs, CO

Silicon Alley Insider

One Big Question Surrounds The Murder Of US Journalist James Foley By ISIS

Journalist James Foley, of Rochester, New Hampshire, during an interview with the Associated Press on May 27, 2011, after being detained in Libya for over 40 days by forces loyal to Moammar Gadhafi.


Related Topix: Journalism, US Military, US Air Force

Sydney Morning Herald

James Foley describes his capture in Libya

Wearing a blue jacket, a pale shirt, chinos and black shoes, James Foley sat on stage describing his capture and imprisonment by Libyan soldiers loyal to Muammar Gaddafi.


Related Topix: Prison, Journalism, Northwestern University

Rockets fired as rival militias battle in Libya

Members of the Weshavana Brigade survey the damage at a former Libyan Army camp known as Camp 27 following clashes between rival militias in the 27 district, west of Tripoli, on August 10, 2014.


Related Topix: Africa, Libya, World News

Tue Aug 19, 2014


Welsh family trapped in war-torn Libyan city desperate to return to Cardiff

A terrified mother trapped in the war-torn Libyan city of Benghazi with her three grown-up children is desperate to return to Wales.


Related Topix: World News, Africa, Libya

ABC News

Murdered journalist Foley had been captured before

Foley, a correspondent for Boston news site GlobalPost, spent 44 days in captivity in Libya in 2011 after attempting to report on the uprising against Moamar Gaddafi.


Hot Air

ISIS reportedly beheads American journalist in message to Obama: Stay out of Iraq

The American photojournalist James Wright Foley was working for Agence France Presse when he was captured crossing the Syria-Turkish border in 2012.


Related Topix: Media, Agence FrancePresse, IT Services, US News


Rock out with your Barack out: Political busts double as speakers

These porcelain busts of presidents and dictators are actually computer speakers, so you can get down with your favorite head of state.


Related Topix: Speakers, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Vladimir Putin