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Business Wire
Libya Telecoms, Mobile, and Broadband Statistics and Analyses 2017situation wherein three government-owned mobile networks were expected to compe
Business Wire / Posted 3 minutes ago
situation wherein three government-owned mobile networks were expected to compete with each other. One of these networks, Libyana, was to have been privatised through an IPO in late 2014, though instead elements of the operator's mobile network... Read more
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Aljazeera
Lebanon scraps controversial rape law after campaignhave canceled similar "marry the rapist" clauses over the years. The clause re
Aljazeera / Posted 9 minutes ago
have canceled similar "marry the rapist" clauses over the years. The clause remains on the books in Algeria, Iraq, Kuwait, Libya, the Palestinian territories and Syria, as well as several countries in Latin America and in the Philippines and... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Lebanon repeals 'marry the rapist' lawyears, and Jordan's parliament recently repealed a similar law. The clause rem
Irish Examiner / Posted 39 minutes ago
years, and Jordan's parliament recently repealed a similar law. The clause remains on the books in Algeria, Iraq, Kuwait, Libya, the Palestinian territories and Syria, as well as several countries in Latin America and in the Philippines and... Read more
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Gulf News
Lebanon repeals ‘marry the rapist’ lawyears, and Jordan’s parliament recently repealed a similar law.The clause remai
Gulf News / Posted 41 minutes ago
years, and Jordan’s parliament recently repealed a similar law.The clause remains on the books in Algeria, Iraq, Kuwait, Libya, the Palestinian territories and Syria, as well as several countries in Latin America and in the Philippines and... Read more
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Reuters
East Libyan elite forces snub ICC over warrant for commanderBENGHAZI, Libya (Reuters) - An elite forces unit linked to the army that contro
Reuters / Posted 53 minutes ago
BENGHAZI, Libya (Reuters) - An elite forces unit linked to the army that controls much of eastern Libya has snubbed international efforts to bring to justice one of its senior officers for allegedly executing dozens of prisoners. The International... Read more
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Business Standard India
Melbourne most liveable city in world, Karachi, Dhaka among the worsthad a contagion effect, raising terror alerts and lowering stability scores in
Business Standard India / Posted an hour ago
had a contagion effect, raising terror alerts and lowering stability scores in cities across the region". Besides, Iraq, Libya, Syria and Turkey remain the subject of high-profile civil unrest and armed conflicts, while a number of other... Read more
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CTV News
Lebanon repeals 'marry the rapist' lawyears, and Jordan's parliament recently repealed a similar law. The clause rem
CTV News / Posted an hour ago
years, and Jordan's parliament recently repealed a similar law. The clause remains on the books in Algeria, Iraq, Kuwait, Libya, the Palestinian territories and Syria, as well as several countries in Latin America and in the Philippines and... Read more
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CTV News
Vancouver, Toronto, Calgary named to list of world's most livable citiesdensity is linked to lower levels of crime and better infrastructure. At the o
CTV News / Posted an hour ago
density is linked to lower levels of crime and better infrastructure. At the other end of the spectrum, Damascus in Syria, Lagos in Nigeria and Tripoli in Libya fall at the bottom of the list. Here are the top 10 most livable citi... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Niger Smugglers Take Migrants On Deadlier Saharan RoutesOrganization for Migration (IOM) said it had rescued 1,000 migrants since April
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Organization for Migration (IOM) said it had rescued 1,000 migrants since April in Niger's desert north, a transit point to Libya, from where more than 600,000 people have set out on flimsy boats for Europe in the past four years. Fewer smugglers... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Letter to the Commander of the Libyan National ArmyGeneral Khalifa Hiftar Commander of the Libyan National Army Al-Marj, Libya
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
General Khalifa Hiftar Commander of the Libyan National Army Al-Marj, Libya Delivery by e-mail Dear General Hiftar: Human Rights Watch has been tracking violations against civilians in Benghazi since the 2011 uprising. Our researchers were on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Videos Capture Summary ExecutionsBeirut — Forces loyal to the Libyan National Army (LNA) in eastern Libya appear
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Beirut — Forces loyal to the Libyan National Army (LNA) in eastern Libya appear to have executed captured fighters in Benghazi and desecrated corpses, Human Rights Watch said today. Video recordings posted online since January 2017 seem to show LNA... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
OPEC facing years-long fight to drain oil glutbeyond spring 2018. The cutbacks have been undermined amid recovering output f
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 hours ago
beyond spring 2018. The cutbacks have been undermined amid recovering output from OPEC members exempt from the deal -- Libya and Nigeria -- and as U.S. shale producers prove they can keep drilling despite lower prices. Shale output will hit a... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
OPEC oil exports aren’t falling fast despite cutsthe last two months, OPEC has increased its oil production by 500,000 barrels a
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 hours ago
the last two months, OPEC has increased its oil production by 500,000 barrels a day because of surging output in Libya and Nigeria, according to a survey released Thursday by S&P Global Platts. The group's production in June was 220,000... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Will oil prices head to $30 or $60?Record oil stored in tankers. Market distortion by money managers. Surging prod
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 hours ago
Record oil stored in tankers. Market distortion by money managers. Surging production in Libya and Nigeria and a backlog of untapped oil wells in West Texas. The oil market's bulls and bears both have a lot to chew on these days, as various... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Fahrenheitclearing;84;73;ESE;8;73%;44%;4 Toronto, Canada;Partly sunny, nice;73;63;An aft
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 hours ago
clearing;84;73;ESE;8;73%;44%;4 Toronto, Canada;Partly sunny, nice;73;63;An afternoon shower;73;66;E;12;73%;98%;4 Tripoli, Libya;Sunny and beautiful;88;74;Sunny and pleasant;89;76;E;8;64%;1%;10 Tunis, Tunisia;Plenty of sun;94;71;Mostly... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
CelsiusCanada;Partly sunny, nice;23;17;An afternoon shower;23;19;E;19;73%;98%;4 Tripo
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 hours ago
Canada;Partly sunny, nice;23;17;An afternoon shower;23;19;E;19;73%;98%;4 Tripoli, Libya;Sunny and beautiful;31;24;Sunny and pleasant;32;24;E;13;64%;1%;10 Tunis, Tunisia;Plenty of sun;34;22;Mostly... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Eliminating terrorism in LebanonTripoli, Dinnieh and Akkar — like the Iraqi-Syrian area stretching from Mosul t
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 4 hours ago
Tripoli, Dinnieh and Akkar — like the Iraqi-Syrian area stretching from Mosul to Raqqa. With IS also present in Sinai and Libya, this would mean breaking down the eastern Arab states in Africa as well as Asia into extremist religious entities.... Read more
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The China Post
Melbourne ranked world's most liveable city for seventh year in a rowa second year in a row.Meanwhile, the least liveable cities in the world includ
The China Post / Posted 5 hours ago
a second year in a row.Meanwhile, the least liveable cities in the world included Damascus (Syria), Lagos (Nigeria), Tripoli (Libya), Dhaka (Bangladesh) and Port Moresby (Papua New Guinea) with conflict being responsible for many of the lowest scor... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Darfur Paramilitaries Adhere to Arms Collectionweapons provided by the state, said Hilal. Last week a number of close followe
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
weapons provided by the state, said Hilal. Last week a number of close followers of Musa Hilal were detained at the Darfur-Libya border. RSF members held Mohamed El Rayes, a bodyguard of Hilal, and six others on their return from Libya. This... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
♦ This Week's News in Brief ♦official militia, the RSF, detained a number of close followers of Musa Hilal,
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
official militia, the RSF, detained a number of close followers of Musa Hilal, including his bodyguard, at the Darfur-Libya border on their return from Libya. The North Darfur Border Guards and RAC also oppose the plan for their re-integration... Read more
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Mashable
Melbourne, Australia is the world's most liveable city for the seventh year in a rowNew Zealand Helsinki, Finland Hamburg, Germany The least liveable cities Da
Mashable / Posted 6 hours ago
New Zealand Helsinki, Finland Hamburg, Germany The least liveable cities Damascus, Syria Lagos, Nigeria Tripoli, Libya Dhaka, Bangladesh Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea Algiers, Algeria Karachi, Pakistan Harare, Zimbabwe Douala,... Read more
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The Star
PAS calls for RCI into 1985 Memali incidentafter the police launched an operation to arrest a religious teacher, Ibrahim M
The Star / Posted 6 hours ago
after the police launched an operation to arrest a religious teacher, Ibrahim Mahmud, who was popularly known as Ibrahim Libya. According to media reports, the clash between the police and the villagers of Kampung Memali occurred when the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Korea And Venezuela: Flip Sides Of The Same Coinand the CIA. Haven’t we seen the same types of results with the U.S. regime-ch
Zero Hedge / Posted 8 hours ago
and the CIA. Haven’t we seen the same types of results with the U.S. regime-change operations in Iraq, Afghanistan, Libya, Yemen, Syria, and elsewhere? Death, destruction, and chaos, not to mention a gigantic refugee crisis for Europe. And... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Melbourne named world’s most liveable city yet againaround terrorism. On the other hand, Damascus has been dubbed the least livabl
Asian Correspondent / Posted 9 hours ago
around terrorism. On the other hand, Damascus has been dubbed the least livable city in the world due to the war horrors in Syria. Lagos, Nigeria; Tripoli, Libya; Dhaka, Bangladesh; and Port Moresby in Papua New Guinea were among the botto... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Exam chiefs reveal 13 Leaving Cert students have come out on top of this morning's resultsthe Leaving Certificate Applied (LCA), an alternative to the traditional academ
Irish Examiner / Posted 9 hours ago
the Leaving Certificate Applied (LCA), an alternative to the traditional academic exams. There were also 39 students from Libya who took the Leaving Cert with exams being offered in Malta due to the security situation in the country. The SEC also... Read more
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Business Standard India
Oil prices edge up on falling US crude stocks, but global glut still weighsface an uphill battle in reducing the global supply surplus in the face of grow
Business Standard India / Posted 10 hours ago
face an uphill battle in reducing the global supply surplus in the face of growth in output elsewhere (U.S. shale oil, Libya, Nigeria) and less than compliant behaviour in their midst (Iraq, UAE)," French bank BNP Paribas said in a... Read more
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Adelaide Now
How Aussie cities fared in liveable reportIntelligence Unit 2017 Report BOTTOM 10 1. Damascus, Syria — 30.2 out of 100
Adelaide Now / Posted 10 hours ago
Intelligence Unit 2017 Report BOTTOM 10 1. Damascus, Syria — 30.2 out of 100 2. Lagos, Nigeria — 46.4 3. Tripoli, Libya — 36.6 4. Dhaka, Bangladesh — 38.7 5. Port Moresby, PNG — 39.6 6. (Joint place) Algiers, Algeria/ Karachi, Pakistan... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
How Aussie cities fared in liveable reportIntelligence Unit 2017 ReportBOTTOM 10 1. Damascus, Syria — 30.2 out of 100 2
Daily Telegraph / Posted 11 hours ago
Intelligence Unit 2017 ReportBOTTOM 10 1. Damascus, Syria — 30.2 out of 100 2. Lagos, Nigeria — 46.4 3. Tripoli, Libya — 36.6 4. Dhaka, Bangladesh — 38.7 5. Port Moresby, PNG — 39.6 6. (Joint place) Algiers, Algeria/ Karachi, Pakistan... Read more
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News.com.au
How Aussie cities fared in liveable reportIntelligence Unit 2017 Report BOTTOM 10 1. Damascus, Syria — 30.2 out of 100
News.com.au / Posted 11 hours ago
Intelligence Unit 2017 Report BOTTOM 10 1. Damascus, Syria — 30.2 out of 100 2. Lagos, Nigeria — 46.4 3. Tripoli, Libya — 36.6 4. Dhaka, Bangladesh — 38.7 5. Port Moresby, PNG — 39.6 6. (Joint place) Algiers, Algeria/ Karachi, Pakistan... Read more
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The Washington Times
extremism requires coherent strategyby someone with his unique multicultural sensitivities. He had no plan for the
The Washington Times / Posted 13 hours ago
by someone with his unique multicultural sensitivities. He had no plan for the day after the fall of Moammar Gadhafi in Libya. His reset with Russia, complete with toy button, was a joke and his “pivot” to Asia was unserious. He withdrew U.S.... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The world's best (and worst) cities to live inDamascus. Given the horror and hardship Syria has witnessed in recent times, fe
Daily Telegraph / Posted 13 hours ago
Damascus. Given the horror and hardship Syria has witnessed in recent times, few would disagree. Lagos, Nigeria; Tripoli, Libya; Dhaka, Bangladesh and Port Moresby in Papua New Guinea complete the bottom five. Despite a year that has seen... Read more
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express
YouTube ‘wipe out evidence of brutal ISIS regime’ in heavy handed jihadi video purgeISIS fighters Chris Woods, director of the NGO airways who catalogue coalition
express / Posted 13 hours ago
ISIS fighters Chris Woods, director of the NGO airways who catalogue coalition footage of airstrikes in Syria, Iraq and Libya, revealed three of his videos had been suspended. He told the Times: “I have looked at the videos involved and they... Read more
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EuroNews
Migrant rescue boat threatened by Libyan coastguard in international watersThe Libyan coastguard intercepted a humanitarian rescue ship the Mediterranean
EuroNews / Posted 13 hours ago
The Libyan coastguard intercepted a humanitarian rescue ship the Mediterranean on Tuesday, threatening to open fire on the crew if they did not sail to Tripoli. The boat, belonging to the Spanish NGO Proactiva Open Arms was conducting a training... Read more
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express
‘You will be targeted’ Libyan coastguard issues warning to Spanish migrant rescue boat THE Libyan coastguard has issued another terrifying warning as it demanded a
express / Posted 17 hours ago
THE Libyan coastguard has issued another terrifying warning as it demanded a Spanish ship rescuing migrants in the Mediterranean leave its waters. The threat is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Libyans Protest At Severe Water CrisisCairo — Residents of the Libyan city of Tobruk raised empty bottles in anger at
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
Cairo — Residents of the Libyan city of Tobruk raised empty bottles in anger at the lack of water in a demonstration late last month, shouting the slogan "water for oil" and threatening to shut Marsa Hariga port - one of the country's largest oil... Read more
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express
Train lines in MELTDOWN as fares rise is revealeda look at these pictures of commutes from around the world. A fully loaded pic
express / Posted 19 hours ago
a look at these pictures of commutes from around the world. A fully loaded pick up truck in Madama near the border with Libya Meanwhile, rail unions stepped up their calls for the industry to be renationalised. RMT leader Mick Cash said the... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Zia regime 'stopped' British jurists entering Bangladesh to probe Bangabandhu murderRashid, Shariful Haque Dalim, M Rashed Chowdhury, AHMB Noor Chowdhury and Abdul
Bdnews24.com / Posted 19 hours ago
Rashid, Shariful Haque Dalim, M Rashed Chowdhury, AHMB Noor Chowdhury and Abdul Mazed. Rashid had gone to Pakistan from Libya while Dalim was in Pakistan, Prime Minister Hasina had earlier said. Four others are either in the US or... Read more
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dna
Spanish migrant rescue ship threatened by Libyan coastguard: witnessThe Libyan coastguard intercepted a humanitarian rescue ship in the Mediterrane
dna / Posted 19 hours ago
The Libyan coastguard intercepted a humanitarian rescue ship in the Mediterranean on Tuesday, ordering it to sail to Tripoli or risk being targeted, a Reuters photographer aboard said. It was the latest in a series of incidents in which... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
The opioid crisis is now one of 29 active national emergenciesto the Conflict in Somalia (Apr. 12, 2010) 20. Blocking Property and Prohibiti
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 20 hours ago
to the Conflict in Somalia (Apr. 12, 2010) 20. Blocking Property and Prohibiting Certain Transactions Related to Libya (Feb. 25, 2011) 21. Blocking Property of Transnational Criminal Organizations (Jul. 25, 2011) 22. Blocking Property... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Libyan coastguard threatens Spanish ship(all times local): 8:15 p.m. A Spanish aid group dedicated to saving migrants
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 20 hours ago
(all times local): 8:15 p.m. A Spanish aid group dedicated to saving migrants crossing the Mediterranean Sea says that Libyan coast guard boats have threatened their crews twice in recent days. Laura Lanuza, spokeswoman for Proactiva Open... Read more
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Aljazeera
ICC warrant for Khalifa Haftar ally Mahmoud al-WerfalliThe International Criminal Court has issued an arrest warrant for a senior Liby
Aljazeera / Posted 21 hours ago
The International Criminal Court has issued an arrest warrant for a senior Libyan military commander allied with Khalifa Haftar suspected of involvement in the deaths of 33 people in the eastern city of Benghazi. Haftar is the controversial chief of... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Author's Page for Larry Sniderthe National Interest and R2P Navigating the costs and benefits of Obama and th
Op-Ed News / Posted 21 hours ago
the National Interest and R2P Navigating the costs and benefits of Obama and the United States taking a leadership role re Libya while recognizing US history, its responsibilities and relationship to genocide. Saturday, October 23, 2010(3... Read more
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DW
'War crimes': ICC issues arrest warrant for Libyan commander |The International Criminal Court (ICC) on Tuesday issued a war crimes arrest wa
DW / Posted 21 hours ago
The International Criminal Court (ICC) on Tuesday issued a war crimes arrest warrant against a senior Libyan military commander after multiple video appeared to show him participating and ordering summary executions. The ICC "issued a warrant of... Read more
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International Business Times
Saudi Arabia to reopen border with Iraq for first time since Saddam Hussein invaded Kuwait in 1990 regional authority. In June, the two countries together with Bahrain, Egypt an
International Business Times / Posted 22 hours ago
regional authority. In June, the two countries together with Bahrain, Egypt and the Western-recognised governments of Libya and Yemen imposed an embargo on Qatar over its perceived tolerance of Saudi Arabia's arch-rival, Iran. A member from... Read more
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express
Huge fight erupts between people on two boats in the English Channelfound and two missing after boats collide off Sussex coast Refugee charities s
express / Posted 23 hours ago
found and two missing after boats collide off Sussex coast Refugee charities stop Mediterranean missions over Libya threats Top 10 Bucket List adventuresFri, January 16, 2015CWM FX London Boat Show reveals the top 10 bucket list... Read more
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Market Watch
Oil at 3-week low, pressured by growth in U.S. shale output[the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries’s] ongoing rebalancing e
Market Watch / Posted 23 hours ago
[the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries’s] ongoing rebalancing efforts, particularly if Nigeria and Libya can maintain recent output gains.” September West Texas Intermediate crude oil CLU7, -0.59% fell 34 cents, or 0.7%, to... Read more
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Reality TV World
The Almanac for Aug. 15, the 227th day of 2017"I am not prepared to lead white South Africans and other minority groups on a
Reality TV World / Posted 23 hours ago
"I am not prepared to lead white South Africans and other minority groups on a road to abdication and suicide." In 2003, Libya admitted responsibility for the 1988 bombing of a Pan Am airliner over Lockerbie, Scotland, that claimed 270 lives and... Read more
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Reuters
Libya army commander arrest sought by ICC for alleged executionsTHE HAGUE (Reuters) - Judges at the International Criminal Court (ICC) on Tuesd
Reuters / Posted 23 hours ago
THE HAGUE (Reuters) - Judges at the International Criminal Court (ICC) on Tuesday issued an arrest warrant for a Libyan National Army (LNA)commander accused over the alleged execution of dozens of prisoners. Prosecutors at the world's permanent war... Read more
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Reuters
Italy minister sees light at the end of the tunnel on migrant flows(Reuters) - Italy's interior minister said on Tuesday he saw light at the end o
Reuters / Posted 23 hours ago
(Reuters) - Italy's interior minister said on Tuesday he saw light at the end of the tunnel for curbing migrant flows from Libya after a slowdown in arrivals across the Mediterranean in recent months. But a United Nations investigator said that... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Wag the Morons!!NATO, our puppet organization, to agree to join us in the carpet bombing of one
Op-Ed News / Posted yesterday
NATO, our puppet organization, to agree to join us in the carpet bombing of one of the most progressive nations in Africa, Libya. However much of a demagogue Mr. Khadafy was, his people lived much better than most of the nations of the entire... Read more
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