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Daily Maverick
amaBhungane: The Smuggler, The Spook and The Grabberas an official partner in the search for the missing billions supposedly squirr
amaBhungane: The Smuggler, The Spook and The Grabber
Daily Maverick / Posted an hour ago
as an official partner in the search for the missing billions supposedly squirreled away by the late Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi. On August 7, 2013 Pooe signed a memo, marked “Top Secret”, in which he proclaimed: “The department of... Read more
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BBC News
What next for Islamic State in Libya after Sirte?and prisons, and used the local radio station to air its propaganda. The city,
What next for Islamic State in Libya after Sirte?
BBC News / Posted 9 hours ago
and prisons, and used the local radio station to air its propaganda. The city, which was the birthplace of former leader Muammar Gaddafi, also brought IS close to Libya's oil-rich area.Does IS have any other strongholds in Libya? No, but it is... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Is "shock and awe" in the cards for Damascus?of manufacturing weapons of mass destruction--nuclear weapons, to be specific--
Is "shock and awe" in the cards for Damascus?
Op-Ed News / Posted 20 hours ago
of manufacturing weapons of mass destruction--nuclear weapons, to be specific--that it was later established did not exist. Muammar Gaddafi of Libya was accused of "killing his own people" and the war waged against him by NATO sought justification... Read more
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BBC News
Dozens killed in bomb blast at Libya police baseAt least 47 people have been killed and many more wounded in the worst bomb att
Dozens killed in bomb blast at Libya police base
BBC News / Posted 22 hours ago
At least 47 people have been killed and many more wounded in the worst bomb attack in Libya since the fall of Muammar Gaddafi. A truck bomb hit a police training centre in the western town of Zliten. Hundreds of recruits were gathering there as the... Read more
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BBC News
Dozens killed as truck bomb targets Libya police training academykilling at least 50 people and injuring hundreds more. It marks the worst bomb
Dozens killed as truck bomb targets Libya police training academy
BBC News / Posted 22 hours ago
killing at least 50 people and injuring hundreds more. It marks the worst bomb attack in the country since the fall of Muammar Gaddafi five years ago. There have been no immediate claims of responsibility, but it comes amid rising concern that... Read more
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Raw Story
The US has blurred the lines on assassination for decadesnot ceased to cause problems ever since. Skirting around the order In the mid
The US has blurred the lines on assassination for decades
Raw Story / Posted 22 hours ago
not ceased to cause problems ever since. Skirting around the order In the mid-1980s, the Reagan administration identified Muammar Gaddafi as its main enemy. Gaddafi had been sponsoring terrorist attacks and after Libya was connected to a 1986... Read more
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Times of Malta
Maltese aviation authorities probed on Libyan airlineuntil 2011, however, the national air carrier had sold its shares to Lafico. F
Maltese aviation authorities probed on Libyan airline
Times of Malta / Posted yesterday
until 2011, however, the national air carrier had sold its shares to Lafico. Following the overthrow of Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi in 2011, the company was involved in ownership battles among rival political groups involved in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
EFF Statement On Coalition for Local Governmentthat massacred black workers in Marikana. It is the ANC government that voted f
EFF Statement On Coalition for Local Government
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
that massacred black workers in Marikana. It is the ANC government that voted for the brutal murder of the Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi by Western Imperialist forces. The difference between the DA and the ANC is kleptocracy (institutionalised... Read more
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Newsmax
US Deploys Helicopters in Libya to Attack ISIS in Battle for Sirteaction conducted by the U.S. in the country since leading an air campaign in 20
US Deploys Helicopters in Libya to Attack ISIS in Battle for Sirte
Newsmax / Posted 2 days ago
action conducted by the U.S. in the country since leading an air campaign in 2011 that helped oust late Libyan leader, Muammar Gaddafi. "The Cobras provide additional precision air strike capability," spokesman Lt. Commander Anthony Falvo told... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Libya's unity government says still seeks approval from eastern parliamentof National Accord (GNA), is trying to unite a multitude of rival factions that
Libya's unity government says still seeks approval from eastern parliament
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
of National Accord (GNA), is trying to unite a multitude of rival factions that have divided Libya since the downfall of Muammar Gaddafi in 2011, and getting the support of the eastern parliament is a key part of that jigsaw. But the House of... Read more
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Reuters
Libya's unity government says still seeks approval from eastern parliamentof National Accord (GNA), is trying to unite a multitude of rival factions that
Libya's unity government says still seeks approval from eastern parliament
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
of National Accord (GNA), is trying to unite a multitude of rival factions that have divided Libya since the downfall of Muammar Gaddafi in 2011, and getting the support of the eastern parliament is a key part of that jigsaw. But the House of... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Can Islamic State terrorists be defeated?is still no plan. Republican candidate Donald Trump last month wistfully recal
Can Islamic State terrorists be defeated?
Kiama Independent / Posted 3 days ago
is still no plan. Republican candidate Donald Trump last month wistfully recalled the days of Saddam Hussein in Iraq and Muammar Gaddafi in Libya as more stable times, suggesting Syria would be safer with Bashar al-Assad in power. The West is... Read more
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Op-Ed News
War Lies Versus Peace And JusticeRelations campaign that demonizes the target country's leader and its governmen
War Lies Versus Peace And Justice
Op-Ed News / Posted 3 days ago
Relations campaign that demonizes the target country's leader and its government as it lies about on-the-ground realities. Muammar Gaddafi, for example, was presented to Western media consumers as a lunatic and despot. The Western narratives,... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Gold, guns and piles of cash found in Islamic State's Libya strongholdmilitia forces fought to finally drive Isil from its Libyan stronghold, which i
Gold, guns and piles of cash found in Islamic State's Libya stronghold
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
militia forces fought to finally drive Isil from its Libyan stronghold, which is also the birthplace of the former dictator Muammar Gaddafi. The operation to recapture Sirte, known as "Solid Structure", was launched three months and is being... Read more
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International Business Times
Libyan forces seize facilities in Sirte after three-month battle with Isisduring a battle with Islamic State fighters in SirteHani Amara/ Reuters Sirte,
Libyan forces seize facilities in Sirte after three-month battle with Isis
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
during a battle with Islamic State fighters in SirteHani Amara/ Reuters Sirte, hometown of longtime Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi has been under Isis control in 2015 and before its recapture, was Isis' final bastion in the country. Libyan... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
August 232011: Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi is overthrown after rebel forces take contr
August 23
KTXS Abilene / Posted 4 days ago
2011: Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi is overthrown after rebel forces take control of his Bab al-Azizia compound during the 2011 Libyan civil war. He would eventually be captured and killed by rebels on Oct. 20, 2011. 2011: A 5.8 earthquake occurs in... Read more
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KECI Missoula
August 232011: Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi is overthrown after rebel forces take contr
August 23
KECI Missoula / Posted 4 days ago
2011: Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi is overthrown after rebel forces take control of his Bab al-Azizia compound during the 2011 Libyan civil war. He would eventually be captured and killed by rebels on Oct. 20, 2011. 2011: A 5.8 earthquake occurs in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Envoy Leaks Uganda's Secrets on South Sudanin a sovereign state. The sovereignty of South Sudan should be protected." Uga
Envoy Leaks Uganda's Secrets on South Sudan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
in a sovereign state. The sovereignty of South Sudan should be protected." Uganda opposed the violent removal of Libya's Muammar Gaddafi. And President Museveni, as a member of the then ad-hoc African Union High-Level Panel, led an unsuccessful... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
August 232011: Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi is overthrown after rebel forces take contr
August 23
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 4 days ago
2011: Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi is overthrown after rebel forces take control of his Bab al-Azizia compound during the 2011 Libyan civil war. He would eventually be captured and killed by rebels on Oct. 20, 2011. 2011: A 5.8 earthquake occurs in... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
August 232011: Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi is overthrown after rebel forces take contr
August 23
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 4 days ago
2011: Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi is overthrown after rebel forces take control of his Bab al-Azizia compound during the 2011 Libyan civil war. He would eventually be captured and killed by rebels on Oct. 20, 2011. 2011: A 5.8 earthquake occurs in... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
U.S. Marines use Cobra attack helicopters to strike ISIS in Libyathe most significant U.S. military operation in Libya since the American-led ai
U.S. Marines use Cobra attack helicopters to strike ISIS in Libya
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
the most significant U.S. military operation in Libya since the American-led air campaign in 2011 that ousted its leader, Muammar Gaddafi. U.S. military officials will not say whether there are U.S. troops on the ground in Libya. Small “contact... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
U.S. Marines use Cobra attack helicopters to strike ISIS in Libyathe most significant U.S. military operation in Libya since the American-led ai
U.S. Marines use Cobra attack helicopters to strike ISIS in Libya
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 4 days ago
the most significant U.S. military operation in Libya since the American-led air campaign in 2011 that ousted its leader, Muammar Gaddafi. U.S. military officials will not say whether there are U.S. troops on the ground in Libya. Small “contact... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
U.S. Marines use Cobra attack helicopters to strike ISIS in Libyathe most significant U.S. military operation in Libya since the American-led ai
U.S. Marines use Cobra attack helicopters to strike ISIS in Libya
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 4 days ago
the most significant U.S. military operation in Libya since the American-led air campaign in 2011 that ousted its leader, Muammar Gaddafi. U.S. military officials will not say whether there are U.S. troops on the ground in Libya. Small “contact... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
U.S. Marines use Cobra attack helicopters to strike ISIS in Libyathe most significant U.S. military operation in Libya since the American-led ai
U.S. Marines use Cobra attack helicopters to strike ISIS in Libya
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 4 days ago
the most significant U.S. military operation in Libya since the American-led air campaign in 2011 that ousted its leader, Muammar Gaddafi. U.S. military officials will not say whether there are U.S. troops on the ground in Libya. Small “contact... Read more
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11 News Houston
U.S. Marines use Cobra attack helicopters to strike ISIS in Libyathe most significant U.S. military operation in Libya since the American-led ai
U.S. Marines use Cobra attack helicopters to strike ISIS in Libya
11 News Houston / Posted 4 days ago
the most significant U.S. military operation in Libya since the American-led air campaign in 2011 that ousted its leader, Muammar Gaddafi. U.S. military officials will not say whether there are U.S. troops on the ground in Libya. Small “contact... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
U.S. Marines use Cobra attack helicopters to strike ISIS in Libyathe most significant U.S. military operation in Libya since the American-led ai
U.S. Marines use Cobra attack helicopters to strike ISIS in Libya
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 4 days ago
the most significant U.S. military operation in Libya since the American-led air campaign in 2011 that ousted its leader, Muammar Gaddafi. U.S. military officials will not say whether there are U.S. troops on the ground in Libya. Small “contact... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
U.S. Marines use Cobra attack helicopters to strike ISIS in Libyathe most significant U.S. military operation in Libya since the American-led ai
U.S. Marines use Cobra attack helicopters to strike ISIS in Libya
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 4 days ago
the most significant U.S. military operation in Libya since the American-led air campaign in 2011 that ousted its leader, Muammar Gaddafi. U.S. military officials will not say whether there are U.S. troops on the ground in Libya. Small “contact... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
U.S. Marines use Cobra attack helicopters to strike ISIS in Libyathe most significant U.S. military operation in Libya since the American-led ai
U.S. Marines use Cobra attack helicopters to strike ISIS in Libya
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 4 days ago
the most significant U.S. military operation in Libya since the American-led air campaign in 2011 that ousted its leader, Muammar Gaddafi. U.S. military officials will not say whether there are U.S. troops on the ground in Libya. Small “contact... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
U.S. Marines use Cobra attack helicopters to strike ISIS in Libyathe most significant U.S. military operation in Libya since the American-led ai
U.S. Marines use Cobra attack helicopters to strike ISIS in Libya
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 4 days ago
the most significant U.S. military operation in Libya since the American-led air campaign in 2011 that ousted its leader, Muammar Gaddafi. U.S. military officials will not say whether there are U.S. troops on the ground in Libya. Small “contact... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
U.S. Marines use Cobra attack helicopters to strike ISIS in Libyathe most significant U.S. military operation in Libya since the American-led ai
U.S. Marines use Cobra attack helicopters to strike ISIS in Libya
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 days ago
the most significant U.S. military operation in Libya since the American-led air campaign in 2011 that ousted its leader, Muammar Gaddafi. U.S. military officials will not say whether there are U.S. troops on the ground in Libya. Small “contact... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
U.S. Marines use Cobra attack helicopters to strike ISIS in Libyathe most significant U.S. military operation in Libya since the American-led ai
U.S. Marines use Cobra attack helicopters to strike ISIS in Libya
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 4 days ago
the most significant U.S. military operation in Libya since the American-led air campaign in 2011 that ousted its leader, Muammar Gaddafi. U.S. military officials will not say whether there are U.S. troops on the ground in Libya. Small “contact... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
U.S. Marines use Cobra attack helicopters to strike ISIS in Libyathe most significant U.S. military operation in Libya since the American-led ai
U.S. Marines use Cobra attack helicopters to strike ISIS in Libya
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 4 days ago
the most significant U.S. military operation in Libya since the American-led air campaign in 2011 that ousted its leader, Muammar Gaddafi. U.S. military officials will not say whether there are U.S. troops on the ground in Libya. Small “contact... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
U.S. Marines use Cobra attack helicopters to strike ISIS in Libyathe most significant U.S. military operation in Libya since the American-led ai
U.S. Marines use Cobra attack helicopters to strike ISIS in Libya
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 4 days ago
the most significant U.S. military operation in Libya since the American-led air campaign in 2011 that ousted its leader, Muammar Gaddafi. U.S. military officials will not say whether there are U.S. troops on the ground in Libya. Small “contact... Read more
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First Coast News
U.S. Marines use Cobra attack helicopters to strike ISIS in Libyathe most significant U.S. military operation in Libya since the American-led ai
U.S. Marines use Cobra attack helicopters to strike ISIS in Libya
First Coast News / Posted 4 days ago
the most significant U.S. military operation in Libya since the American-led air campaign in 2011 that ousted its leader, Muammar Gaddafi. U.S. military officials will not say whether there are U.S. troops on the ground in Libya. Small “contact... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
U.S. Marines use Cobra attack helicopters to strike ISIS in Libyathe most significant U.S. military operation in Libya since the American-led ai
U.S. Marines use Cobra attack helicopters to strike ISIS in Libya
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 4 days ago
the most significant U.S. military operation in Libya since the American-led air campaign in 2011 that ousted its leader, Muammar Gaddafi. U.S. military officials will not say whether there are U.S. troops on the ground in Libya. Small “contact... Read more
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KTVB Boise
U.S. Marines use Cobra attack helicopters to strike ISIS in Libyathe most significant U.S. military operation in Libya since the American-led ai
U.S. Marines use Cobra attack helicopters to strike ISIS in Libya
KTVB Boise / Posted 4 days ago
the most significant U.S. military operation in Libya since the American-led air campaign in 2011 that ousted its leader, Muammar Gaddafi. U.S. military officials will not say whether there are U.S. troops on the ground in Libya. Small “contact... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
U.S. Marines use Cobra attack helicopters to strike ISIS in Libyathe most significant U.S. military operation in Libya since the American-led ai
U.S. Marines use Cobra attack helicopters to strike ISIS in Libya
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 4 days ago
the most significant U.S. military operation in Libya since the American-led air campaign in 2011 that ousted its leader, Muammar Gaddafi. U.S. military officials will not say whether there are U.S. troops on the ground in Libya. Small “contact... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
U.S. Marines use Cobra attack helicopters to strike ISIS in Libyathe most significant U.S. military operation in Libya since the American-led ai
U.S. Marines use Cobra attack helicopters to strike ISIS in Libya
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 4 days ago
the most significant U.S. military operation in Libya since the American-led air campaign in 2011 that ousted its leader, Muammar Gaddafi. U.S. military officials will not say whether there are U.S. troops on the ground in Libya. Small “contact... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
U.S. Marines use Cobra attack helicopters to strike ISIS in Libyathe most significant U.S. military operation in Libya since the American-led ai
U.S. Marines use Cobra attack helicopters to strike ISIS in Libya
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 4 days ago
the most significant U.S. military operation in Libya since the American-led air campaign in 2011 that ousted its leader, Muammar Gaddafi. U.S. military officials will not say whether there are U.S. troops on the ground in Libya. Small “contact... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
U.S. Marines use Cobra attack helicopters to strike ISIS in Libyathe most significant U.S. military operation in Libya since the American-led ai
U.S. Marines use Cobra attack helicopters to strike ISIS in Libya
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 4 days ago
the most significant U.S. military operation in Libya since the American-led air campaign in 2011 that ousted its leader, Muammar Gaddafi. U.S. military officials will not say whether there are U.S. troops on the ground in Libya. Small “contact... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
U.S. Marines use Cobra attack helicopters to strike ISIS in Libyathe most significant U.S. military operation in Libya since the American-led ai
U.S. Marines use Cobra attack helicopters to strike ISIS in Libya
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
the most significant U.S. military operation in Libya since the American-led air campaign in 2011 that ousted its leader, Muammar Gaddafi. U.S. military officials will not say whether there are U.S. troops on the ground in Libya. Small “contact... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
U.S. Marines use Cobra attack helicopters to strike ISIS in Libyathe most significant U.S. military operation in Libya since the American-led ai
U.S. Marines use Cobra attack helicopters to strike ISIS in Libya
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 4 days ago
the most significant U.S. military operation in Libya since the American-led air campaign in 2011 that ousted its leader, Muammar Gaddafi. U.S. military officials will not say whether there are U.S. troops on the ground in Libya. Small “contact... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
U.S. Marines use Cobra attack helicopters to strike ISIS in Libyathe most significant U.S. military operation in Libya since the American-led ai
U.S. Marines use Cobra attack helicopters to strike ISIS in Libya
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 4 days ago
the most significant U.S. military operation in Libya since the American-led air campaign in 2011 that ousted its leader, Muammar Gaddafi. U.S. military officials will not say whether there are U.S. troops on the ground in Libya. Small “contact... Read more
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International Business Times
Libya peace process reverses as House of Representatives votes no confidence in UN governmentinternationally recognised, UN-backed government. Libya has been engulfed in c
Libya peace process reverses as House of Representatives votes no confidence in UN government
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
internationally recognised, UN-backed government. Libya has been engulfed in chaos since the ousting of 40-year dictator Muammar Gaddafi in 2011, but the country's UN backed peace process hopes to remedy a two-year-long political crisis that... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Libyan parliament passes no-confidence vote in UN-backed governmentwhile the government is based in the capital Tripoli. Libya has been mired in
Libyan parliament passes no-confidence vote in UN-backed government
Irish Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
while the government is based in the capital Tripoli. Libya has been mired in conflict since the 2011 downfall of dictator Muammar Gaddafi. MP Abdel-Salam Nassiya said the cabinet would now have to be changed to include more representation from... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Libyan parliament backs no confidence vote in governmentdeal, while its supporters dispute such a move. Libya's parliament is seated i
Libyan parliament backs no confidence vote in government
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
deal, while its supporters dispute such a move. Libya's parliament is seated in the eastern city of Tobruk, while the government is based in the capital Tripoli. Libya has been mired in conflict since the 2011 downfall of dictator Muammar Gad... Read more
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Times of Malta
Libyan Parliament backs no confidence vote in governmentwhile the government is based in the capital Tripoli. Libya has been mired in
Libyan Parliament backs no confidence vote in government
Times of Malta / Posted 4 days ago
while the government is based in the capital Tripoli. Libya has been mired in conflict since the 2011 downfall of dictator Muammar Gaddafi. MP Abdel-Salam Nassiya said the cabinet would now have to be changed to include more representation from... Read more
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Scotsman
Leaders: MacAskill has reason to be angry at Megrahi criticismire. Subsequent comment has also singled out former Prime Minister Tony Blair o
Leaders: MacAskill has reason to be angry at Megrahi criticism
Scotsman / Posted 4 days ago
ire. Subsequent comment has also singled out former Prime Minister Tony Blair over his dealings with Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi, in particular the terms of a £450 million deal giving BP access to Libyan oil. While Mr MacAskill... Read more
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Scotsman
MacAskill: ‘Scotland took the rap for Lockerbie aftermath’the Americans were conniving. Others were all over there.” He added that the r
MacAskill: ‘Scotland took the rap for Lockerbie aftermath’
Scotsman / Posted 5 days ago
the Americans were conniving. Others were all over there.” He added that the relationship between Libyan leader Colonel Muammar Gaddafi and Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi and former French president Nicolas Sarkozy was “something... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Kenny MacAskill: Scotland set up to 'take the rap' over Lockerbie bomber releaseBritish and American politicians of hypocisy for criticising his decision while
Kenny MacAskill: Scotland set up to 'take the rap' over Lockerbie bomber release
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
British and American politicians of hypocisy for criticising his decision while working to secure deals with Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi to further commercial interests. He said: "We got nothing out of it. The Scottish Government and indeed... Read more
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