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Channel NewsAsia
Germany, France hold back NATO, EU ambitions in LibyaGermany resist a bigger role to rebuild the failed state, scarred by the West's
Germany, France hold back NATO, EU ambitions in Libya
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 minutes ago
Germany resist a bigger role to rebuild the failed state, scarred by the West's 2011 air campaign to help topple dictator Muammar Gaddafi. The European Union and NATO have said they stand ready to help the unity government in Tripoli, if... Read more
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The Star
Germany, France hold back NATO, EU ambitions in LibyaGermany resist a bigger role to rebuild the failed state, scarred by the West's
Germany, France hold back NATO, EU ambitions in Libya
The Star / Posted 26 minutes ago
Germany resist a bigger role to rebuild the failed state, scarred by the West's 2011 air campaign to help topple dictator Muammar Gaddafi. The European Union and NATO have said they stand ready to help the unity government in Tripoli, if... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Terror attacks mar Africa Day celebrationswhere they have seized oil fields to fund their operations. Chaos has reigned i
Terror attacks mar Africa Day celebrations
Mail & Guardian / Posted 5 hours ago
where they have seized oil fields to fund their operations. Chaos has reigned in Libya since the Western-backed ousting of Muammar Gaddafi in 2011, leaving an “arms bazaar” in Libya that helps fuel attacks across the region. Last year’s sporadic... Read more
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dna
European Union agrees to aid Libyan navy to stop traffickersoften in flimsy boats. The flow of migrants has increased amid the turmoil that
European Union agrees to aid Libyan navy to stop traffickers
dna / Posted yesterday
often in flimsy boats. The flow of migrants has increased amid the turmoil that followed the 2011 uprising that toppled Muammar Gaddafi. With calm summer weather approaching in the Mediterranean, Europe's governments are keen to avoid the... Read more
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Reuters
European Union agrees to aid Libyan navy to stop traffickersoften in flimsy boats. The flow of migrants has increased amid the turmoil tha
European Union agrees to aid Libyan navy to stop traffickers
Reuters / Posted yesterday
often in flimsy boats. The flow of migrants has increased amid the turmoil that followed the 2011 uprising that toppled Muammar Gaddafi. With calm summer weather approaching in the Mediterranean, Europe's governments are keen to avoid the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
European Union agrees to aid Libyan navy to stop traffickersoften in flimsy boats. The flow of migrants has increased amid the turmoil tha
European Union agrees to aid Libyan navy to stop traffickers
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
often in flimsy boats. The flow of migrants has increased amid the turmoil that followed the 2011 uprising that toppled Muammar Gaddafi. With calm summer weather approaching in the Mediterranean, Europe's governments are keen to avoid the... Read more
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The Star
European Union agrees to aid Libyan navy to stop traffickersoften in flimsy boats. The flow of migrants has increased amid the turmoil tha
European Union agrees to aid Libyan navy to stop traffickers
The Star / Posted yesterday
often in flimsy boats. The flow of migrants has increased amid the turmoil that followed the 2011 uprising that toppled Muammar Gaddafi. With calm summer weather approaching in the Mediterranean, Europe's governments are keen to avoid the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Government bars Indians from travelling to Libyathe east, west and south. IS took advantage of the political turmoil and secur
Government bars Indians from travelling to Libya
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
the east, west and south. IS took advantage of the political turmoil and security vacuum after the uprising that overthrew Muammar Gaddafi five years ago to build a power base in Libya. Over the last week it has made gains, carrying out suicide... Read more
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iol.co.za
Libya intercepts 850 migrants at seaflow of migrants has increased amid the turmoil that followed the 2011 uprising
Libya intercepts 850 migrants at sea
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
flow of migrants has increased amid the turmoil that followed the 2011 uprising against long-time Libyan ruler Muammar Gaddafi. More than 30 000 have already crossed on the central Mediterranean route to Italy this year, and more are... Read more
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dna
Libyan coastguard intercepts 850 refugees at seaThe flow of refugees has increased amid the turmoil that followed the 2011 upri
Libyan coastguard intercepts 850 refugees at sea
dna / Posted 2 days ago
The flow of refugees has increased amid the turmoil that followed the 2011 uprising against long-time Libyan ruler Muammar Gaddafi. More than 30,000 have already crossed on the central Mediterranean route to Italy in 2016, and more are... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Libyan coastguard intercepts 850 migrantsflow of migrants has increased amid the turmoil that followed the 2011 uprising
Libyan coastguard intercepts 850 migrants
Otago Daily Times / Posted 2 days ago
flow of migrants has increased amid the turmoil that followed the 2011 uprising against long-time Libyan ruler Muammar Gaddafi. More than 30,000 have already crossed on the central Mediterranean route to Italy this year, and more are... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Libyan coastguard intercepts 850 migrants at seaflow of migrants has increased amid the turmoil that followed the 2011 uprising
Libyan coastguard intercepts 850 migrants at sea
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
flow of migrants has increased amid the turmoil that followed the 2011 uprising against long-time Libyan ruler Muammar Gaddafi. More than 30,000 have already crossed on the central Mediterranean route to Italy this year, and more are... Read more
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The Star
Libyan coastguard intercepts 850 migrants at seaflow of migrants has increased amid the turmoil that followed the 2011 uprising
Libyan coastguard intercepts 850 migrants at sea
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
flow of migrants has increased amid the turmoil that followed the 2011 uprising against long-time Libyan ruler Muammar Gaddafi. More than 30,000 have already crossed on the central Mediterranean route to Italy this year, and more are... Read more
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Reuters
Libyan coastguard intercepts 850 migrants at seaflow of migrants has increased amid the turmoil that followed the 2011 uprising
Libyan coastguard intercepts 850 migrants at sea
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
flow of migrants has increased amid the turmoil that followed the 2011 uprising against long-time Libyan ruler Muammar Gaddafi. More than 30,000 have already crossed on the central Mediterranean route to Italy this year, and more are... Read more
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Aljazeera
NATO chief: No plans for combat troops in Libyastability in the north African country, which descended into political chaos an
NATO chief: No plans for combat troops in Libya
Aljazeera / Posted 3 days ago
stability in the north African country, which descended into political chaos and conflict after an armed uprising toppled Muammar Gaddafi five years ago. The new government, formed under a UN-mediated peace deal late last year, is supposed to... Read more
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Daily Mail
ISIS terror cell travelled to Paris airport before November massacreshortly after it departed from Luxor in southern Egypt. They claimed to have e
ISIS terror cell travelled to Paris airport before November massacre
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
shortly after it departed from Luxor in southern Egypt. They claimed to have explosives and wanted to meet Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi to deliver him a 'message from God'. The plane was diverted and landed at Derna-Martuba in Libya where the... Read more
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Daily Mail
First pictures of MS804 wreckage emergeshortly after it departed from Luxor in southern Egypt. They claimed to have e
First pictures of MS804 wreckage emerge
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
shortly after it departed from Luxor in southern Egypt. They claimed to have explosives and wanted to meet Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi to deliver him a 'message from God'. The plane was diverted and landed at Derna-Martuba in Libya where the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Libya's Haftar says won't work with unity government until militias disbandedwho have vied for control over the country and its oil resources since 2014, ba
Libya's Haftar says won't work with unity government until militias disbanded
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
who have vied for control over the country and its oil resources since 2014, backed by competing factions, who helped oust Muammar Gaddafi five years ago. But in an ominous early sign of a possible new showdown, eastern and western factions have... Read more
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The Star
Libya's Haftar says won't work with unity government until militias disbandedwho have vied for control over the country and its oil resources since 2014, ba
Libya's Haftar says won't work with unity government until militias disbanded
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
who have vied for control over the country and its oil resources since 2014, backed by competing factions, who helped oust Muammar Gaddafi five years ago. But in an ominous early sign of a possible new showdown, eastern and western factions have... Read more
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The North West Star
Will the architects of CIA torture regime finally be held to account?his toes. "His legs became engorged with fluid and he started to hallucinate."
Will the architects of CIA torture regime finally be held to account?
The North West Star / Posted 4 days ago
his toes. "His legs became engorged with fluid and he started to hallucinate." As an opponent of the regime of the late Muammar Gaddafi, Soud had fled Libya in 1991 and had been snatched by the CIA in Pakistan. After 9/11, the regime is thought... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Will the architects of CIA torture regime finally be held to account?his toes. "His legs became engorged with fluid and he started to hallucinate."
Will the architects of CIA torture regime finally be held to account?
Daily Liberal / Posted 4 days ago
his toes. "His legs became engorged with fluid and he started to hallucinate." As an opponent of the regime of the late Muammar Gaddafi, Soud had fled Libya in 1991 and had been snatched by the CIA in Pakistan. After 9/11, the regime is thought... Read more
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The Border Mail
Will the architects of CIA torture regime finally be held to account?his toes. "His legs became engorged with fluid and he started to hallucinate."
Will the architects of CIA torture regime finally be held to account?
The Border Mail / Posted 4 days ago
his toes. "His legs became engorged with fluid and he started to hallucinate." As an opponent of the regime of the late Muammar Gaddafi, Soud had fled Libya in 1991 and had been snatched by the CIA in Pakistan. After 9/11, the regime is thought... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Will the architects of CIA torture regime finally be held to account?his toes. "His legs became engorged with fluid and he started to hallucinate."
Will the architects of CIA torture regime finally be held to account?
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 4 days ago
his toes. "His legs became engorged with fluid and he started to hallucinate." As an opponent of the regime of the late Muammar Gaddafi, Soud had fled Libya in 1991 and had been snatched by the CIA in Pakistan. After 9/11, the regime is thought... Read more
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The Courier
Will the architects of CIA torture regime finally be held to account?his toes. "His legs became engorged with fluid and he started to hallucinate."
Will the architects of CIA torture regime finally be held to account?
The Courier / Posted 4 days ago
his toes. "His legs became engorged with fluid and he started to hallucinate." As an opponent of the regime of the late Muammar Gaddafi, Soud had fled Libya in 1991 and had been snatched by the CIA in Pakistan. After 9/11, the regime is thought... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Will the architects of CIA torture regime finally be held to account?his toes. "His legs became engorged with fluid and he started to hallucinate."
Will the architects of CIA torture regime finally be held to account?
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 4 days ago
his toes. "His legs became engorged with fluid and he started to hallucinate." As an opponent of the regime of the late Muammar Gaddafi, Soud had fled Libya in 1991 and had been snatched by the CIA in Pakistan. After 9/11, the regime is thought... Read more
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The Young Witness
Will the architects of CIA torture regime finally be held to account?his toes. "His legs became engorged with fluid and he started to hallucinate."
Will the architects of CIA torture regime finally be held to account?
The Young Witness / Posted 4 days ago
his toes. "His legs became engorged with fluid and he started to hallucinate." As an opponent of the regime of the late Muammar Gaddafi, Soud had fled Libya in 1991 and had been snatched by the CIA in Pakistan. After 9/11, the regime is thought... Read more
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Western Advocate
Will the architects of CIA torture regime finally be held to account?his toes. "His legs became engorged with fluid and he started to hallucinate."
Will the architects of CIA torture regime finally be held to account?
Western Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
his toes. "His legs became engorged with fluid and he started to hallucinate." As an opponent of the regime of the late Muammar Gaddafi, Soud had fled Libya in 1991 and had been snatched by the CIA in Pakistan. After 9/11, the regime is thought... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Will the architects of CIA torture regime finally be held to account?his toes. "His legs became engorged with fluid and he started to hallucinate."
Will the architects of CIA torture regime finally be held to account?
Kiama Independent / Posted 4 days ago
his toes. "His legs became engorged with fluid and he started to hallucinate." As an opponent of the regime of the late Muammar Gaddafi, Soud had fled Libya in 1991 and had been snatched by the CIA in Pakistan. After 9/11, the regime is thought... Read more
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Manning River Times
Will the architects of CIA torture regime finally be held to account?his toes. "His legs became engorged with fluid and he started to hallucinate."
Will the architects of CIA torture regime finally be held to account?
Manning River Times / Posted 4 days ago
his toes. "His legs became engorged with fluid and he started to hallucinate." As an opponent of the regime of the late Muammar Gaddafi, Soud had fled Libya in 1991 and had been snatched by the CIA in Pakistan. After 9/11, the regime is thought... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Will the architects of CIA torture regime finally be held to account?his toes. "His legs became engorged with fluid and he started to hallucinate."
Will the architects of CIA torture regime finally be held to account?
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 4 days ago
his toes. "His legs became engorged with fluid and he started to hallucinate." As an opponent of the regime of the late Muammar Gaddafi, Soud had fled Libya in 1991 and had been snatched by the CIA in Pakistan. After 9/11, the regime is thought... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
International Criminal Court - Africa Is a Target, Not ParticipantOtti, Sudanese President Omar al- Bashir, Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta and h
International Criminal Court - Africa Is a Target, Not Participant
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Otti, Sudanese President Omar al- Bashir, Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto, former Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi, former Ivorian president Laurent Gbagbo, Bahr Abu Garda - Sudan, Mohammed Ali - Kenya. Others include:... Read more
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Daily Mail
Body parts, seats and luggage are found by MS804 search crewsshortly after it departed from Luxor in southern Egypt. They claimed to have e
Body parts, seats and luggage are found by MS804 search crews
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
shortly after it departed from Luxor in southern Egypt. They claimed to have explosives and wanted to meet Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi to deliver him a 'message from God'. The plane was diverted and landed at Derna-Martuba in Libya where the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Nato agrees bigger Mediterranean mission to stop smugglersStoltenberg told reporters. ISLAMIC STATE THREAT Libya, which descended into a
Nato agrees bigger Mediterranean mission to stop smugglers
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
Stoltenberg told reporters. ISLAMIC STATE THREAT Libya, which descended into anarchy after the West helped rebels topple Muammar Gaddafi in 2011, has struggled with rival governments and is only beginning to see Prime Minister Fayez Seraj... Read more
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Daily Mail
Tragic victims of EgyptAir flight MS804 are named as search continuesshortly after it departed from Luxor in southern Egypt. They claimed to have e
Tragic victims of EgyptAir flight MS804 are named as search continues
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
shortly after it departed from Luxor in southern Egypt. They claimed to have explosives and wanted to meet Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi to deliver him a 'message from God'. The plane was diverted and landed at Derna-Martuba in Libya where the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Tragic victims of EgyptAir flight MS804 are named as search continuesshortly after it departed from Luxor in southern Egypt. They claimed to have e
Tragic victims of EgyptAir flight MS804 are named as search continues
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
shortly after it departed from Luxor in southern Egypt. They claimed to have explosives and wanted to meet Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi to deliver him a 'message from God'. The plane was diverted and landed at Derna-Martuba in Libya where the... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Religious freedom in crisis around the worldbetween religious groups. Sadly, we have seen that when strongmen like Josip Ti
Religious freedom in crisis around the world
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 5 days ago
between religious groups. Sadly, we have seen that when strongmen like Josip Tito, Saddam Hussein, Hosni Mubarak, and Muammar Gaddafi are removed, religious conflicts can increase. Believers also have a responsibility to break down the walls... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Overview with Gywnne Dyercollapsed into violence and chaos since NATO bombers (with sporadic help from l
Overview with Gywnne Dyer
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 5 days ago
collapsed into violence and chaos since NATO bombers (with sporadic help from local militias) drove long-ruling dictator Muammar Gaddafi from power in 2011, and Kerry has no good plan for dealing with it. Sarraj's GNA merely adds a third... Read more
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Times of Malta
NATO agrees to bigger Mediterranean mission to stop smugglersStoltenberg told reporters. ISLAMIC STATE THREAT Libya, which descended into
NATO agrees to bigger Mediterranean mission to stop smugglers
Times of Malta / Posted 5 days ago
Stoltenberg told reporters. ISLAMIC STATE THREAT Libya, which descended into anarchy after the West helped rebels topple Muammar Gaddafi in 2011, has struggled with rival governments and is only beginning to see Prime Minister Fayez Seraj... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
NATO agrees to expand mission to stop Mediterranean refugee smugglerswe have to look into,” Stoltenberg told reporters. Libya, which descended into
NATO agrees to expand mission to stop Mediterranean refugee smugglers
The Globe and Mail / Posted 5 days ago
we have to look into,” Stoltenberg told reporters. Libya, which descended into anarchy after the West helped rebels topple Muammar Gaddafi in 2011, has struggled with rival governments and is only beginning to see Prime Minister Fayez Seraj... Read more
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Reuters
NATO agrees bigger Mediterranean mission to stop smugglersStoltenberg told reporters. ISLAMIC STATE THREAT Libya, which descended into
NATO agrees bigger Mediterranean mission to stop smugglers
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
Stoltenberg told reporters. ISLAMIC STATE THREAT Libya, which descended into anarchy after the West helped rebels topple Muammar Gaddafi in 2011, has struggled with rival governments and is only beginning to see Prime Minister Fayez Seraj... Read more
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FOX News
Terror in the skies: Major incidents through the years11 on the ground were killed in the attack. An investigation led to Libyan oper
Terror in the skies: Major incidents through the years
FOX News / Posted 5 days ago
11 on the ground were killed in the attack. An investigation led to Libyan operatives, and in 2003, Libyan strongman Col. Muammar Gaddafi accepted responsibility and paid compensation to the families of the victims. May 1995: The Bojinka Plot was... Read more
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dna
NATO allies divided over bigger role in stabilising Libyaoperation," he said. Libya remains highly sensitive for NATO following its 201
NATO allies divided over bigger role in stabilising Libya
dna / Posted 5 days ago
operation," he said. Libya remains highly sensitive for NATO following its 2011 air campaign that helped rebels topple Muammar Gaddafi but then saw the country descend into anarchy. Allies are also divided over whether NATO should be training a... Read more
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The Star
NATO allies divided over bigger role in stabilising Libyaoperation," he said. Libya remains highly sensitive for NATO following its 201
NATO allies divided over bigger role in stabilising Libya
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
operation," he said. Libya remains highly sensitive for NATO following its 2011 air campaign that helped rebels topple Muammar Gaddafi but then saw the country descend into anarchy. Allies are also divided over whether NATO should be training... Read more
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The Washington Times
SirteSyrtis Major, from which 's name derives). lies halfway between Tripoli and Be
Sirte
The Washington Times / Posted 6 days ago
Syrtis Major, from which 's name derives). lies halfway between Tripoli and Benghazi. On 1 September 2011, Muammar Gaddafi proclaimed to be the capital of the Great Socialist People's Libyan Arab Jamahiriya following the... Read more
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Herald Sun
Flight from Paris to Cairo disappearsan Egyptian man and his teenage son hijacked a flight from Luxor, claiming they
Flight from Paris to Cairo disappears
Herald Sun / Posted 6 days ago
an Egyptian man and his teenage son hijacked a flight from Luxor, claiming they had a message from God for Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi. In October 1999 a hijacker took control of the flight wielding a ballpoint pen on a flight to Cairo from... Read more
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Perth Now
Flight from Paris to Cairo disappearsan Egyptian man and his teenage son hijacked a flight from Luxor, claiming they
Flight from Paris to Cairo disappears
Perth Now / Posted 6 days ago
an Egyptian man and his teenage son hijacked a flight from Luxor, claiming they had a message from God for Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi. In October 1999 a hijacker took control of the flight wielding a ballpoint pen on a flight to Cairo from... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Flight from Paris to Cairo disappearsan Egyptian man and his teenage son hijacked a flight from Luxor, claiming they
Flight from Paris to Cairo disappears
Adelaide Now / Posted 6 days ago
an Egyptian man and his teenage son hijacked a flight from Luxor, claiming they had a message from God for Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi. In October 1999 a hijacker took control of the flight wielding a ballpoint pen on a flight to Cairo from... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Flight from Paris to Cairo disappearsan Egyptian man and his teenage son hijacked a flight from Luxor, claiming they
Flight from Paris to Cairo disappears
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
an Egyptian man and his teenage son hijacked a flight from Luxor, claiming they had a message from God for Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi. In October 1999 a hijacker took control of the flight wielding a ballpoint pen on a flight to Cairo from... Read more
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The Star
Three shot dead as they queue for cash outside Tripoli banksaid. Libya's economy has been severely damaged due to political strife and co
Three shot dead as they queue for cash outside Tripoli bank
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
said. Libya's economy has been severely damaged due to political strife and conflict following the uprising against Muammar Gaddafi in 2011. The country is largely dependent on oil revenues, but these have slumped as prices have fallen and... Read more
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iol.co.za
Libyan forces retake checkpointLibya with the backing of brigades from Misrata, which gained power due to its
Libyan forces retake checkpoint
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
Libya with the backing of brigades from Misrata, which gained power due to its central role in the uprising that toppled Muammar Gaddafi in 2011. The new government's operations room says it is preparing an offensive to recapture Sirte, which... Read more
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