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6 hrs ago | Washington Times

Libya now nation at risk with weak U.S. influence

With violence spreading across Libya and the U.S. Embassy closing in Tripoli, Republican lawmakers over the weekend blasted the Obama administration for failing to stop yet another troubled Middle Eastern nation from descending into complete chaos, and even some Democrats conceded that America's influence in the world has waned considerably.


Related Topix: World News, Africa, Libya, US News, Train Disaster, Terrorism

8 hrs ago | Russia Taday

Over 50 dead in Tripoli airport battle as foreigners leave collapsing Libya

Black plumes of smoke is seen in the vicinity of Camp Thunderbolt, after clashes between militants, former rebel fighters and government forces in Benghazi July 26, 2014.


Related Topix: Africa, Libya, World News

8 hrs ago | Daily Camera

After 3 arrests in Boulder, Libyan refugee Iman al-Obeidi could face deportation

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.


Related Topix: World News, Africa, Libya, Boulder, CO, Boulder County, CO

9 hrs ago | Pravda

Libya: Is Gaddafi responsible for the current mess?

It all started in early 2011, when the West brought along groups consisting of enemies of the Al-Fatah Revolution, together with some naive youth, into the Libyan streets to usher in an era of chaos and destruction.


Related Topix: World News, Africa, Libya

10 hrs ago | The Daily Star

Book suggests Iran role in Sadr killing theory

BEIRUT: A recently released book by an American author claims that charismatic Shiite Imam Musa Sadr was executed, and that an Iranian figure was involved in his killing.


Related Topix: World News, Middle East, Lebanon, Israel, Africa, Libya

14 hrs ago | ITV

France and Germany join UK with orders to leave Libya

France and Germany have joined Britain in calling on their citizens in Libya to leave the country amid the worst violence since the war that brought the overthrow of Colonel Gaddafi in 2011.


Related Topix: Travel, Libya Travel, World News, Africa Travel, Africa, Libya, Tripoli, Libya Travel

16 hrs ago |

38 killed as Libyan forces battle militias in east

Heavy clashes between Libyan soldiers loyal to a renegade general and Islamist-led militias killed 38 people - including civilians - in the country's restive east, health officials said Sunday.


Related Topix: World News, Africa, Libya

18 hrs ago | Daily Mail

British families prepare to sue Putin for millions over MH17 crash ...

Families caught up in the tragedy of the MH17 plane disaster are preparing to sue Vladimir Putin after alleged claims he was involved.


Related Topix: Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Vladimir Putin, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777

Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Spectator

Why doesn't Cameron care about Libya?

The US has said it has temporarily evacuated its staff from the Libyan capital Tripoli over security concerns.


Related Topix: World News, Africa, Libya, Terrorism

Next 25 Articles

Earlier this week, Snoop Dogg said that he smoked weed last year in a White House bathroom.


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Psychology Today

Gaddafi vs Chaos

The US embassy in Libya was evacuated today. "Due to the continuing violence resulting from clashes between Libyan militias in the immediate vicinity of the U.S. embassy in Tripoli, we have temporarily relocated all of our personnel out," said State Department spokeswoman, Marie Harf.


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Bellingham Herald

U.S. evacuates Libya embassy amid growing unrest

The decision to evacuate the 158 Americans from the U.S. embassy in Tripoli, the Libya capital, was an undeniable acknowledgment by the Obama administration of a collapsing situation, just three years after U.S. and NATO forces helped rebels bring down the four-decade rule of former Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi.


Related Topix: World News, Africa, Libya, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

Libya: Troubled By Escalating Violence, ICC Prosecutor Urges Halt to Fighting

The Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court said today she is "deeply troubled" by the escalating violence in Libya, and called on all parties to refrain from committing criminal acts that may fall within the jurisdiction of the Court.


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

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Free Republic

African Refugees flood Europe

Under a 2009 agreement, Libya also agreed to allow Italian coastguard to stop boatloads of African migrants on the seas and forcibly return them to Libya.



Libya seeks ceasefire as south Tripoli a militia "war zone&...

Black plumes of smoke marked shell blasts and bulldozed earthen barricades mapped out the frontlines around Tripoli's largest airport, now at the heart of a standoff between the country's powerful militias.


Related Topix: World News, Africa, Libya, Volcanic Eruption, Natural Disasters, Fire

ABC News

Prominent Libyan Activist Abducted Amid Clashes

Armed men abducted a well-known Libyan political activist in the country's capital, his father said Friday, the latest in rampant attacks that have targeted officials, activists and foreigners in the strife-torn nation.


Related Topix: Africa, Libya, World News

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Humans Rights Watch

Libya: ICC Judges Reject Sanussi Appeal

The Sanussi decision comes out at a time when the challenges facing Libya's justice system continue to mount at an alarming pace.


Related Topix: World News, Africa, Libya, Charitable Organizations, Human Rights Watch

The Daily Star

New committee to follow up on Sadr disappearance

A conference launching a new committee to follow up on the case of Shiite Imam Musa Sadr's disappearance.


Related Topix: World News, Middle East, Lebanon, Africa, Libya

The Star Online

Rival Libyan militias clash in Tripoli, Benghazi

Heavy black smoke rose over southern Tripoli on Thursday after rival militias exchanged artillery and rocket fire in a battle over the Libyan capital's airport that has killed more than 50 people in nearly a fortnight of fighting.


Related Topix: World News, Africa, Libya

The Daily Caller

In Israel's Desperate Hour, Obama Leads From Behind

"We have your back," President Obama told Israelis when he visited the embattled country recently.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Terrorism, Representative Tim Scott, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Michele Bachmann