Muammar Qaddafi

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CBS News
ISIS shows it won't be dislodged quickly or easilyhave hunkered down at their headquarters in the sprawling Ouagadougou conventio
ISIS shows it won't be dislodged quickly or easily
CBS News / Posted 2 days ago
have hunkered down at their headquarters in the sprawling Ouagadougou convention center built by the late dictator Muammar Qaddafi. Sirte was Qaddafi's birthplace and the place where he fled during the 2011 civil war, when Libyan rebels... Read more
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Breitbart
Joe Biden Undercuts Hillary Clinton On Decision To Invade Libyabut he specified in a recent video that he disagreed with her advice to go into
Joe Biden Undercuts Hillary Clinton On Decision To Invade Libya
Breitbart / Posted 3 days ago
but he specified in a recent video that he disagreed with her advice to go into Libya to assist in the removal of dictator Muammar Qaddafi. “I argued strongly against going,” Biden said in an interview with Charlie Rose on Monday evening. Rose... Read more
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Newsmax
Biden: Diplomats Critical of Syria Policy Don't Have 'Single, Solitary Recommendation'out" dictators has not ended in success because the targeted country falls apar
Biden: Diplomats Critical of Syria Policy Don't Have 'Single, Solitary Recommendation'
Newsmax / Posted 4 days ago
out" dictators has not ended in success because the targeted country falls apart, such as Iraq's Saddam Hussein and Libya's Muammar Qaddafi. "What happens then?" Biden asked. "Doesn't it become a place where it becomes a petri dish for... Read more
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CBS News
Joe Biden fires back at Syria policy criticsalso discussed the issue of overthrowing dictators, including former Egyptian P
Joe Biden fires back at Syria policy critics
CBS News / Posted 4 days ago
also discussed the issue of overthrowing dictators, including former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, Libya's Muammar Qaddafi and Iraq's Saddam Hussein. Some ask, would it have been better if they had stayed? "I argued strongly... Read more
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Slate
The Hillary Doctrine: Orlando Reveals the Type of Commander in Chief Clinton Would Beand in that case, she was more hawkish: she favored armed intervention to help
The Hillary Doctrine: Orlando Reveals the Type of Commander in Chief Clinton Would Be
Slate / Posted 6 days ago
and in that case, she was more hawkish: she favored armed intervention to help resistance fighters who wound up toppling Muammar Qaddafi, while Gates and the top brass opposed getting involved. “The idea of ‘limits of American power’—that’s not... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Fighting Islamic State in Libya(IS) back over 100 miles. They then captured the airport and seaport of Sirte,
Fighting Islamic State in Libya
Namibia Economist / Posted 8 days ago
(IS) back over 100 miles. They then captured the airport and seaport of Sirte, the group’s stronghold and the hometown of Muammar Qaddafi, the Libyan dictator overthrown (and killed) in 2011. The jihadists were pinned down in the city centre. “The... Read more
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Salon.com
WikiLeaks will release new Clinton emails to add to incriminating evidence, Julian Assange says, in “big year ahead”out that Clinton’s emails “show that Hillary was overriding the Pentagon’s relu
WikiLeaks will release new Clinton emails to add to incriminating evidence, Julian Assange says, in “big year ahead”
Salon.com / Posted 11 days ago
out that Clinton’s emails “show that Hillary was overriding the Pentagon’s reluctance to overthrow [Libyan dictator] Muammar Qaddafi, because they predicted that the post-war outcome would be something like what it is, which is ISIS taking... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Of snowballs and red ink$58m by the bank to a Panamanian company called Leinada that was owned by Walid
Of snowballs and red ink
Namibia Economist / Posted 12 days ago
$58m by the bank to a Panamanian company called Leinada that was owned by Walid al-Giahmi, a friend of one of the sons of Muammar Qaddafi, Libya’s then dictator. The LIA claims this was a bribe, intended to help sway the fund’s decisions, and that... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Goldman Sachs hired prostitutes to woo Libyan officials into making risky trades, lawsuit allegesbank stocks turned against the LIA, leading to the loss. The country has been r
Goldman Sachs hired prostitutes to woo Libyan officials into making risky trades, lawsuit alleges
Crain's New York Business / Posted 12 days ago
bank stocks turned against the LIA, leading to the loss. The country has been ripped apart by the revolution that overthrew Muammar Qaddafi. The trades gave Goldman a gross profit of $367.7 million, according to an expert witness for the LIA. In... Read more
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The Hindu
We are the future, says Sandershimself as “an independent and a diehard Bernie supporter”. He had worked in Li
We are the future, says Sanders
The Hindu / Posted 15 days ago
himself as “an independent and a diehard Bernie supporter”. He had worked in Libya during the capture and murder of Muammar Qaddafi and the assassination of the U.S. ambassador and can’t get himself around easily to support Ms. Clinton in... Read more
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New York Magazine
For Decades, Donald Trump Allegedly Didn’t Pay His Billsof Trump Campaign May Be Hindering Trump CampaignDonald Trump Told an Incredibl
For Decades, Donald Trump Allegedly Didn’t Pay His Bills
New York Magazine / Posted 16 days ago
of Trump Campaign May Be Hindering Trump CampaignDonald Trump Told an Incredible Lie About His Relationship With Muammar Qaddafi The striking thing about Reilly’s article is that there’s no standard script for why a given person or... Read more
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New York Magazine
Donald Trump Told an Incredible Lie About His Relationship With Muammar QaddafiTuesday’s BuzzFeed article detailing Trump’s attempts to raise money from, and
Donald Trump Told an Incredible Lie About His Relationship With Muammar Qaddafi
New York Magazine / Posted 17 days ago
Tuesday’s BuzzFeed article detailing Trump’s attempts to raise money from, and forge potential business relationships with, Muammar ­Qaddafi, Libya’s late, brutal former dictator. The relationship between the two has been a source of curiosity given... Read more
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FOX News
Clinton's role in Libyan intervention praised by Podestainvolvement in the controversial 2011 Libyan intervention, even as the country
Clinton's role in Libyan intervention praised by Podesta
FOX News / Posted 20 days ago
involvement in the controversial 2011 Libyan intervention, even as the country has descended into chaos since dictator Muammar Qaddafi was deposed and killed. Clinton’s presidential campaign chairman John Podesta lauded Clinton’s role in... Read more
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FOX News
Trump appears to shift on foreign policy, removing Qaddafi from LibyaDonald Trump said Sunday that he would have approved of removing Muammar Qaddaf
Trump appears to shift on foreign policy, removing Qaddafi from Libya
FOX News / Posted 20 days ago
Donald Trump said Sunday that he would have approved of removing Muammar Qaddafi as Libya's leader, an apparent shift in his foreign policy. The presumptive GOP presidential nominee told CBS’ “Face the Nation” that he would have approved of a... Read more
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Namibia Economist
A forgotten leader of a lost causewho wants to revive one of the Middle East’s few dormant conflicts? Mr Abdelaz
A forgotten leader of a lost cause
Namibia Economist / Posted 23 days ago
who wants to revive one of the Middle East’s few dormant conflicts? Mr Abdelaziz was an old-fashioned Marxist who, like Muammar Qaddafi of Libya, took power while only in his 20s. American admirers hailed him as a Sahrawi George Washington, but... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Former Dictator of Chad Has Been Convicted of Crimes Against Humanitymidst of warring between Chad and neighboring Libya over the Aouzou Strip, the
The Former Dictator of Chad Has Been Convicted of Crimes Against Humanity
The Atlantic / Posted 26 days ago
midst of warring between Chad and neighboring Libya over the Aouzou Strip, the northernmost part of Chad that Libyan ruler Muammar Qaddafi sought to control. Habré’s forces, backed by the United States and France, eventually drove Libyan troops... Read more
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FOX News
Britain sending warship to Libya in fight against smuggling of people, armsin the region. The U.K. along with France carried out airstrikes in Libya in 2
Britain sending warship to Libya in fight against smuggling of people, arms
FOX News / Posted 29 days ago
in the region. The U.K. along with France carried out airstrikes in Libya in 2011 that led to the downfall of dictator Muammar Qaddafi, which was followed by years of civil unrest in the country and a rise in extremism including elements of... Read more
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