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The political chaos and unrest in Libya is taking a serious toll on health services, with the departure of medical staff and humanitarian agencies increasing the strain on health workers seeking to treat those injured in the clashes taking place since June.
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The government of Libya said Monday that it had lost control of its ministries to a coalition of militias that had taken over the capital, Tripoli, in another milestone in the disintegration of the state.
Conflicting reports coming out of Libya, where fierce clashes have been underway between rival militant groups for weeks, indicate that the capital, Tripoli, has fallen to the Fajr Libya gunmen .
When conservatives criticize the Obama administration over the 2012 Benghazi terrorist attacks, much of the attention is trained on the security failures preceding the raid, the dishonest public spin campaign after the fact, the lack of accountability nearly two years later, and the still-unanswered questions on a host of fronts.
Libya's official news agency says the country's elected parliament has tasked the recently resigned prime minister with forming a new government.
President Barack Obama on the golf course in Palm City, Florida, Feb. 16, 2013. He's back playing golf as Islamists take U.S. embassy in Libya.
Members of a Libyan militia have taken over a vacated U.S. diplomatic facility in Tripoli, above, but have not broken into the main compound where staff were evacuated to in July.
Libyan militia members have apparently turned the abandoned U.S. Embassy in Tripoli, Libya, into a water park, judging by amateur video posted to YouTube on Sunday.
Back in July, the United States embassy in Tripoli was evacuated due to concerns about the escalating violence in Libya.
The Islamist-allied militia group in control of Libya's capital has "secured" a U.S. Embassy residential compound there, more than a month after American personnel evacuated from the country over ongoing fighting, one of its commanders said Sunday.
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An Islamic militant group said Sunday it has "secured" a U.S. Embassy compound in Libya's capital city of Tripoli.
The U.S. Forest Service says a pair of wildfires sparked by lightning nearly three weeks ago continues to grow while threatening as many as 250 homes in far Northern California.
One of the key principles of the late Sheikh Zayed bin Nahyan, who forged the United Arab Emirates out of seven sheikhdoms, was to portray his small and vulnerable country as a friend to all Arabs.
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