Muammar Gaddafi

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Reuters
Libya government, oil guards reach deal to reopen portsany swift restart. Reopening the ports would be a major boost for the OPEC mem
Libya government, oil guards reach deal to reopen ports
Reuters / Posted an hour ago
any swift restart. Reopening the ports would be a major boost for the OPEC member which since the 2011 war to topple Muammar Gaddafi has fallen deeper into turmoil that disrupted its oil output. Rival governments and a complex network of... Read more
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NJ.com
DNC 2016: Trump campaign calls Clinton speech 'insulting'for the 11 million unauthorized immigrants Trump wants to deport, and the U.S.
DNC 2016: Trump campaign calls Clinton speech 'insulting'
NJ.com / Posted 5 hours ago
for the 11 million unauthorized immigrants Trump wants to deport, and the U.S. involvement in overthrowing Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi. Miller said the speech was "delivered from a fantasy universe, not the reality we live in today." He... Read more
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EuroNews
Libya: ISIL-held city of Sirte 'on the verge of being liberated' says militarydown and have been hampered by a dearth of medical supplies, equipment and ammu
Libya: ISIL-held city of Sirte 'on the verge of being liberated' says military
EuroNews / Posted 8 hours ago
down and have been hampered by a dearth of medical supplies, equipment and ammunition. ISIL established its primary north African base in Sirte last year, taking advantage of political upheaval in Libya following the ousting of ruler Muammar Gadda... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Entebbe Raid - How Ugandan Soldiers Turned Guns Against Aminreceived Libya's Charge d'Affairs in Kampala, Mohammed el-Bahi who conveyed a m
Entebbe Raid - How Ugandan Soldiers Turned Guns Against Amin
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
received Libya's Charge d'Affairs in Kampala, Mohammed el-Bahi who conveyed a message of support from Libyan leader, Col Muammar Gaddafi. In the message, Gaddafi expressed his country's readiness to assist Uganda in any way possible. In our... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Corporate Media and Neocon Propaganda Will Get Millions Killedhave even compared him to Hitler. Let's see now, wasn't that the same term used
Corporate Media and Neocon Propaganda Will Get Millions Killed
Op-Ed News / Posted yesterday
have even compared him to Hitler. Let's see now, wasn't that the same term used by neocons about Saddam Hussein and Muammar Gaddafi? It was President Bush who went one step farther and said Saddam Hussein was even worse than Hitler.... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Doug Casey On President Hillary Clinton, World War III, & The Deep Statefor the 2003 Iraq invasion. And, of course, she was one of the main pushers of
Doug Casey On President Hillary Clinton, World War III, & The Deep State
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
for the 2003 Iraq invasion. And, of course, she was one of the main pushers of the NATO intervention in Libya that toppled Muammar Gaddafi. After rebels gruesomely executed Gaddafi—they reportedly sodomized him with a bayonet—Hillary said on... Read more
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Fortune
One Area Where Hillary Clinton and Tim Kaine Don’t See Eye to Eyea reflectivetendency to back the use of force. She supported attacks on authori
One Area Where Hillary Clinton and Tim Kaine Don’t See Eye to Eye
Fortune / Posted yesterday
a reflectivetendency to back the use of force. She supported attacks on authoritarians such as Bashar al-Assad in Syria and Muammar Gaddafi in Libya. Kaine, who is set to speak Wednesday night at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Malik Obama slams US President's record in officewhile secretary of state. He also blamed both Clinton and his half-brother for
Malik Obama slams US President's record in office
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
while secretary of state. He also blamed both Clinton and his half-brother for the 2011 death of Libyan dictator Colonel Muammar Gaddafi - who he had described as one of his closest friends. Malik even dedicated his 2012 biography to Gaddafi who... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Is This the Dawn of a New Age of Unreason? – Opinion – ABC Religion & Ethicsthe United States have been giving military support to the forces of General Kh
Is This the Dawn of a New Age of Unreason? – Opinion – ABC Religion & Ethics
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
the United States have been giving military support to the forces of General Khalifa Haftar in Libya. After the ousting of Muammar Gaddafi, Libya formed a unity government and elected a parliament which is backed up by the United Nations and even... Read more
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Pilipino Star
MILF, MNLF to reciprocate Rody’s commitment to peacea panel led by Manuel Yan, representing then president Ferdinand Marcos. The a
MILF, MNLF to reciprocate Rody’s commitment to peace
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
a panel led by Manuel Yan, representing then president Ferdinand Marcos. The agreement, brokered by former Libya strongman Muammar Gaddafi and supported by the Organization of Islamic Cooperation, was the main reference used in the drafting of the... Read more
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Aljazeera
'Torn apart by bombs': Inside Libya's field hospitalswidows," Hassa told Al Jazeera. "Many of my men, even the youngest, five years
'Torn apart by bombs': Inside Libya's field hospitals
Aljazeera / Posted 3 days ago
widows," Hassa told Al Jazeera. "Many of my men, even the youngest, five years ago fought against [former Libyan leader Muammar] Gaddafi, and today we are gathered here together again to fight a war in which we should be supported - but we do... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
I'll vote Trump: Obama brocandidate. Malik Obama said he was "disappointed" with Democratic presidential
I'll vote Trump: Obama bro
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 3 days ago
candidate. Malik Obama said he was "disappointed" with Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton over the death of Muammar Gaddafi, the Libyan leader, who he said was a personal friend. Obama, who has several wives, also told the New York... Read more
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Aljazeera
Libya: 87 refugee bodies wash up on beachsmugglers have taken advantage of the chaos gripping Libya since the 2011 upris
Libya: 87 refugee bodies wash up on beach
Aljazeera / Posted 3 days ago
smugglers have taken advantage of the chaos gripping Libya since the 2011 uprising that toppled and killed former leader Muammar Gaddafi to boost their lucrative business. They cram refugees into boats that are small and unsafe for the perilous... Read more
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New Kerala
Obama's half-brother to vote for Trump - newkerala.com #95496of classified information," said Obama. Malik Obama was also annoyed that Clin
Obama's half-brother to vote for Trump - newkerala.com #95496
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
of classified information," said Obama. Malik Obama was also annoyed that Clinton and President Obama killed Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi, whom he called one of his best friends. Malik Obama dedicated his 2012 biography of his late father to... Read more
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The Hindu
Miffed with Obama’s rule, his half-brother says he will vote for TrumpHillary killed friend Gaddafi’ Mr. Malik is also annoyed that Ms. Clinton and
Miffed with Obama’s rule, his half-brother says he will vote for Trump
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
Hillary killed friend Gaddafi’ Mr. Malik is also annoyed that Ms. Clinton and Mr. Obama “killed Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi”, whom he called one of his best friends. He dedicated his 2012 biography of his late father to Gaddafi and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
I'm Anti-Coup and Here's Whyeven glorified some key figures involved and maybe that's what got our attentio
I'm Anti-Coup and Here's Why
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
even glorified some key figures involved and maybe that's what got our attention and as such, I was a big admirer of Muammar Gaddafi for a long time. See, I heard from my teacher that the former Libyan leader had overseen a man-made river... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Libyan govt summons French ambassadorto answer the summons. France took a leading role in the NATO air campaign tha
Libyan govt summons French ambassador
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
to answer the summons. France took a leading role in the NATO air campaign that helped rebels overthrow autocratic leader Muammar Gaddafi in 2011. The country has since descended into chaos. The French have been working alongside forces loyal to... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Obama's half-brother voting for Donald TrumpObama was also reportedly annoyed about the role played by his brother and Ms C
Obama's half-brother voting for Donald Trump
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
Obama was also reportedly annoyed about the role played by his brother and Ms Clinton in the demise of Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi. Malik Obama dedicated his 2012 biography of his late father to Gaddafi and others who were "making this... Read more
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Queensland Times
Obama's half-brother voting for Donald TrumpObama was also reportedly annoyed about the role played by his brother and Ms C
Obama's half-brother voting for Donald Trump
Queensland Times / Posted 4 days ago
Obama was also reportedly annoyed about the role played by his brother and Ms Clinton in the demise of Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi. Malik Obama dedicated his 2012 biography of his late father to Gaddafi and others who were "making this... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Obama's half-brother voting for Donald TrumpObama was also reportedly annoyed about the role played by his brother and Ms C
Obama's half-brother voting for Donald Trump
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
Obama was also reportedly annoyed about the role played by his brother and Ms Clinton in the demise of Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi. Malik Obama dedicated his 2012 biography of his late father to Gaddafi and others who were "making this... Read more
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News Mail
Obama's half-brother voting for Donald TrumpObama was also reportedly annoyed about the role played by his brother and Ms C
Obama's half-brother voting for Donald Trump
News Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Obama was also reportedly annoyed about the role played by his brother and Ms Clinton in the demise of Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi. Malik Obama dedicated his 2012 biography of his late father to Gaddafi and others who were "making this... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Obama's half-brother voting for Donald TrumpObama was also reportedly annoyed about the role played by his brother and Ms C
Obama's half-brother voting for Donald Trump
Daily Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
Obama was also reportedly annoyed about the role played by his brother and Ms Clinton in the demise of Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi. Malik Obama dedicated his 2012 biography of his late father to Gaddafi and others who were "making this... Read more
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Northern Star
Obama's half-brother voting for Donald TrumpObama was also reportedly annoyed about the role played by his brother and Ms C
Obama's half-brother voting for Donald Trump
Northern Star / Posted 4 days ago
Obama was also reportedly annoyed about the role played by his brother and Ms Clinton in the demise of Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi. Malik Obama dedicated his 2012 biography of his late father to Gaddafi and others who were "making this... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Obama's half-brother voting for Donald TrumpObama was also reportedly annoyed about the role played by his brother and Ms C
Obama's half-brother voting for Donald Trump
The Daily Mercury / Posted 4 days ago
Obama was also reportedly annoyed about the role played by his brother and Ms Clinton in the demise of Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi. Malik Obama dedicated his 2012 biography of his late father to Gaddafi and others who were "making this... Read more
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Daily Mail
President Obama's half-brother Malik is voting for Donald Trumpthis article He also blamed both Clinton and his half-brother for the 2011 dea
President Obama's half-brother Malik is voting for Donald Trump
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
this article He also blamed both Clinton and his half-brother for the 2011 death of Libyan dictator Colonel Muammar Gaddafi - who he had described as one of his closest friends. Malik even dedicated his 2012 biography to Gaddafi who... Read more
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Times of Malta
The tragedy next door: Girl's plight reflects Libya's miseryor barely delivering services, said Haroon Rashid, a World Health Organization
The tragedy next door: Girl's plight reflects Libya's misery
Times of Malta / Posted 5 days ago
or barely delivering services, said Haroon Rashid, a World Health Organization official. Before the uprising that toppled Muammar Gaddafi in 2011, Libya had some of the best health indicators in the region, he said, though it was also unusually... Read more
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Reuters
Libya oil exports threatened as NOC warns against port dealslash oil output to less than a quarter of the 1.6 million barrels per day (bpd
Libya oil exports threatened as NOC warns against port deal
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
slash oil output to less than a quarter of the 1.6 million barrels per day (bpd) seen before the 2011 uprising against Muammar Gaddafi. The blockade by Jathran alone has cost Libya some $100 billion in lost export revenue, according to the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Libya oil exports threatened as NOC warns against port dealslash oil output to less than a quarter of the 1.6 million barrels per day (bpd
Libya oil exports threatened as NOC warns against port deal
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
slash oil output to less than a quarter of the 1.6 million barrels per day (bpd) seen before the 2011 uprising against Muammar Gaddafi. Sanalla's letter said that due to attacks from Islamic State militants and other damage, exports from the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mugabe Told to Learn From Fallen Gaddafiend for the ruling party. Observers say Mugabe should learn from the fall of h
Mugabe Told to Learn From Fallen Gaddafi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
end for the ruling party. Observers say Mugabe should learn from the fall of his long-time friend, former Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi who described his people as rats and cockroaches, but eventually was the one to be caught like a rat,... Read more
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Reuters
Libya oil exports threatened as NOC warns against port dealslash oil output to less than a quarter of the 1.6 million barrels per day (bpd
Libya oil exports threatened as NOC warns against port deal
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
slash oil output to less than a quarter of the 1.6 million barrels per day (bpd) seen before the 2011 uprising against Muammar Gaddafi. Sanalla's letter said that due to attacks from Islamic State militants and other damage, exports from the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Wine wars: Fury and arson in the vineyards of southern FranceLanguedoc-Roussillon-Midi- Pyrénées. The organisation's late co-founder, Jean
Wine wars: Fury and arson in the vineyards of southern France
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
Languedoc-Roussillon-Midi- Pyrénées. The organisation's late co-founder, Jean Vialade was so notorious at one point that Muammar Gaddafi, the late Libyan dictator, allegedly sent a delegation to offer him $50 million and military training to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
A photographer's challenge: Libyan forces battle for Islamic State strongholdnorth west of Sirte. Misrata gained fighting experience and power from its prom
A photographer's challenge: Libyan forces battle for Islamic State stronghold
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
north west of Sirte. Misrata gained fighting experience and power from its prominent role in the 2011 uprising against Muammar Gaddafi. "I am constantly following the Libya story and I am in touch with few friends in Misrata since 2011 - they... Read more
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Reuters
A photographer's challenge: Libyan forces battle for Islamic State strongholdnorth west of Sirte. Misrata gained fighting experience and power from its prom
A photographer's challenge: Libyan forces battle for Islamic State stronghold
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
north west of Sirte. Misrata gained fighting experience and power from its prominent role in the 2011 uprising against Muammar Gaddafi. "I am constantly following the Libya story and I am in touch with few friends in Misrata since 2011 - they... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Fourteen bodies found in Benghazi 'execution'investigation. Benghazi has seen some of the heaviest violence of the sporadic
Fourteen bodies found in Benghazi 'execution'
Sky News Australia / Posted 6 days ago
investigation. Benghazi has seen some of the heaviest violence of the sporadic conflict that developed after Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi was toppled in an uprising in 2011. Haftar has been waging a military campaign there for the past two years... Read more
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Rappler
Duterte: No ISIS if Saddam, Gaddafi still aliveget a strong foothold in the Philippines. Photo from Toto Lozano/PPD MANILA, P
Duterte: No ISIS if Saddam, Gaddafi still alive
Rappler / Posted 6 days ago
get a strong foothold in the Philippines. Photo from Toto Lozano/PPD MANILA, Philippines – If strongmen Saddam Hussein and Muammar Gaddafi were still alive, the Islamic State (IS, formerly known as ISIS or the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq) would... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
UN authorizes states to help Libya dispose of chemicalsState gained a foothold in Libya amid the political chaos and security vacuum t
UN authorizes states to help Libya dispose of chemicals
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
State gained a foothold in Libya amid the political chaos and security vacuum that developed after long-time ruler Muammar Gaddafi was toppled in an uprising in 2011. Al Qaeda-linked militant group Ansar al Sharia also has a... Read more
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Swissinfo
Fourteen bodies found after 'execution' in Benghazi, Libyainvestigation. Benghazi has seen some of the heaviest violence of the sporadic
Fourteen bodies found after 'execution' in Benghazi, Libya
Swissinfo / Posted 6 days ago
investigation. Benghazi has seen some of the heaviest violence of the sporadic conflict that developed after Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi was toppled in an uprising in 2011. Haftar has been waging a military campaign there for the past two years... Read more
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Reuters
U.N. authorizes states to help Libya dispose of chemicalsState gained a foothold in Libya amid the political chaos and security vacuum t
U.N. authorizes states to help Libya dispose of chemicals
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
State gained a foothold in Libya amid the political chaos and security vacuum that developed after long-time ruler Muammar Gaddafi was toppled in an uprising in 2011. Al Qaeda-linked militant group Ansar al Sharia also has a... Read more
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Reuters
Fourteen bodies found after 'execution' in Benghazi, Libyainvestigation. Benghazi has seen some of the heaviest violence of the sporadic
Fourteen bodies found after 'execution' in Benghazi, Libya
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
investigation. Benghazi has seen some of the heaviest violence of the sporadic conflict that developed after Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi was toppled in an uprising in 2011. Haftar has been waging a military campaign there for the past two years... Read more
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The Hindu
Fame to shame in 9.79s!for training at York University, Toronto. He also served as a football coach fo
Fame to shame in 9.79s!
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
for training at York University, Toronto. He also served as a football coach for Al-Saadi Gaddafi, son of Libya’s President Muammar Gaddafi. In 2005 Johnson launched a clothing line interestingly called ‘Catch me,’ which never really caught on with... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
UN envoy to Libya condemns 'war crime' after 14 found dead in rubbish dumpby fighting between forces led by General Khalifa Hifter and a coalition of Isl
UN envoy to Libya condemns 'war crime' after 14 found dead in rubbish dump
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
by fighting between forces led by General Khalifa Hifter and a coalition of Islamic militias. Libya has slid into chaos since the 2011 overthrow of Muammar Gaddafi and has become bitterly divided between rival factions and competing gove... Read more
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Aljazeera
France to send artillery to Iraq in fight against ISILUN-backed government in Tripoli also condemned France's military action in the
France to send artillery to Iraq in fight against ISIL
Aljazeera / Posted 7 days ago
UN-backed government in Tripoli also condemned France's military action in the country. After the 2011 ousting of Muammar Gaddafi by NATO-backed rebels, Libya slid into chaos and years later, it split into two governments and parliaments -... Read more
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Swissinfo
Libyan forces report gains against IS in battle for Sirtesaid. Islamic State expanded into Libya amid the political chaos and security
Libyan forces report gains against IS in battle for Sirte
Swissinfo / Posted 7 days ago
said. Islamic State expanded into Libya amid the political chaos and security vacuum that developed after long-time ruler Muammar Gaddafi was toppled in an uprising in 2011. The group extended its presence along about 250 km (155 miles) of... Read more
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Swissinfo
Libyan forces claim gains in fierce fighting against IS in Sirtesaid. Islamic State expanded into Libya amid the political chaos and security
Libyan forces claim gains in fierce fighting against IS in Sirte
Swissinfo / Posted 7 days ago
said. Islamic State expanded into Libya amid the political chaos and security vacuum that developed after long-time ruler Muammar Gaddafi was toppled in an uprising in 2011. The group extended its presence along about 250 km (155 miles) of... Read more
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Reuters
Libyan forces report gains against IS in battle for Sirtesaid. Islamic State expanded into Libya amid the political chaos and security
Libyan forces report gains against IS in battle for Sirte
Reuters / Posted 7 days ago
said. Islamic State expanded into Libya amid the political chaos and security vacuum that developed after long-time ruler Muammar Gaddafi was toppled in an uprising in 2011. The group extended its presence along about 250 km (155 miles) of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Libyan forces claim gains in fierce fighting against IS in Sirtesaid. Islamic State expanded into Libya amid the political chaos and security
Libyan forces claim gains in fierce fighting against IS in Sirte
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
said. Islamic State expanded into Libya amid the political chaos and security vacuum that developed after long-time ruler Muammar Gaddafi was toppled in an uprising in 2011. The group extended its presence along about 250 km (155 miles) of... Read more
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Reuters
Libyan forces claim gains in fierce fighting against IS in Sirtesaid. Islamic State expanded into Libya amid the political chaos and security
Libyan forces claim gains in fierce fighting against IS in Sirte
Reuters / Posted 7 days ago
said. Islamic State expanded into Libya amid the political chaos and security vacuum that developed after long-time ruler Muammar Gaddafi was toppled in an uprising in 2011. The group extended its presence along about 250 km (155 miles) of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tripoli Condemns French Military Involvementin the recovery of the country and the fight against terrorism," Nadal added.
Tripoli Condemns French Military Involvement
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
in the recovery of the country and the fight against terrorism," Nadal added. After the 2011 ouster of longtime dictator Muammar Gaddafi by NATO-backed rebels, Libya slid into chaos and years later, it split into two governments and parliaments -... Read more
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SKY News
Trump's Bleak Pitch Lapped Up By Faithfulin the Arab world. Despite the irony that he advocated the invasion of Iraq an
Trump's Bleak Pitch Lapped Up By Faithful
SKY News / Posted 7 days ago
in the Arab world. Despite the irony that he advocated the invasion of Iraq and ousting the Libyan dictator Colonel Muammar Gaddafi, for a war weary nation, his rhetoric seemed to resonate. He made a direct pitch to supporters of one-time... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Dureza welcomes MILF-MNLF convergence to end Mindanao conflictbeen permanently addressed. The MILF-MNLF convergence was first espoused by th
Dureza welcomes MILF-MNLF convergence to end Mindanao conflict
Manila Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
been permanently addressed. The MILF-MNLF convergence was first espoused by the erstwhile president of Libya, the late Muammar Gaddafi, who even sent his son, Saiful A-Islam Al-Gaddafi, to Mindanao twice in the late 1990s to help unite both... Read more
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