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ABC News
A Collection of Personal Memories From the Arab Springa 10-year sentence for being an Islamist. A pretzel seller is seen near Tahrir
A Collection of Personal Memories From the Arab Spring
ABC News / Posted 3 days ago
a 10-year sentence for being an Islamist. A pretzel seller is seen near Tahrir Square in Cairo, Jan. 2013. Colonel Muammar Qaddafi is pictured after a speech to supporters in Tripoli, Libya, March 2011. Searching for survivors in the... Read more
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Newsmax
Saudi Arabia's $66 a Barrel Break-Even Pointto ramp up output amid the political divisions and chaos that have afflicted Li
Saudi Arabia's $66 a Barrel Break-Even Point
Newsmax / Posted 5 days ago
to ramp up output amid the political divisions and chaos that have afflicted Libya since the fall of the late dictator Muammar Qaddafi in 2011. West Texas Intermediate for June delivery was 37 cents higher at $43.01 a barrel on the New York... Read more
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Slate
A Bleak Conversation About the Post­–Arab Spring Middle EastWestern policy would have had that much effect. Obama has taken the position th
A Bleak Conversation About the Post­–Arab Spring Middle East
Slate / Posted 6 days ago
Western policy would have had that much effect. Obama has taken the position that if there had been no NATO intervention, [Muammar] Qaddafi might have crushed Benghazi itself but that the rebels eventually would have continued, and would have found... Read more
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FOX News
Obama defends controversial comments about UK vote on EU exitAtlantic magazine, in which he said he regretted trusting Europeans to stabiliz
Obama defends controversial comments about UK vote on EU exit
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
Atlantic magazine, in which he said he regretted trusting Europeans to stabilize Libya after the 2011 death of strongman Muammar Qaddafi. He specifically said Cameron had become "distracted by a range of other things" while Libya devolved into... Read more
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The Atlantic
Should America Do Less in the World?was more than the president was willing to do. She and others did manage to per
Should America Do Less in the World?
The Atlantic / Posted 9 days ago
was more than the president was willing to do. She and others did manage to persuade a reluctant Obama to intervene against Muammar Qaddafi in Libya—a move Obama now views as a mistake, but which Clinton has not disavowed. This year on the campaign... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Legacy of Obama's 'Worst Mistake'in Libya.” This was yet another act of presidential contrition for the NATO ope
The Legacy of Obama's 'Worst Mistake'
The Atlantic / Posted 15 days ago
in Libya.” This was yet another act of presidential contrition for the NATO operation in 2011 that helped to overthrow Muammar Qaddafi but left the country deeply unstable. In 2014, Obama said: “[W]e [and] our European partners underestimated... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Hillary Clinton Channels Allen and John Foster DullesIt’s a Good Day for Someone Else to Die HardAccording to Consortium News, when
Hillary Clinton Channels Allen and John Foster Dulles
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 16 days ago
It’s a Good Day for Someone Else to Die HardAccording to Consortium News, when Hillary Clinton was asked about the death of Muammar Qaddafi, Libya’s deposed ruler, at the hands of a mob, she said, “We came, we saw, he died." That’s a comment Allen... Read more
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The Huffington Post
This Map Of Trump's Foreign Policy Would Be Funny If It Weren't So Trueterritorial dispute between the Israelis and Palestinians. Trump now says he n
This Map Of Trump's Foreign Policy Would Be Funny If It Weren't So True
The Huffington Post / Posted 18 days ago
territorial dispute between the Israelis and Palestinians. Trump now says he never supported the 2011 intervention to oust Muammar Qaddafi -- but at the time he predicted that the people of Libya would repay the U.S. for its efforts with oil. A TV... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Another chanceSINCE the overthrow of Muammar Qaddafi nearly five years ago, good news from Li
Another chance
Namibia Economist / Posted 20 days ago
SINCE the overthrow of Muammar Qaddafi nearly five years ago, good news from Libya has been in short supply. But on March 30th some came at last. Fayez al-Serraj, the prime minister of a new Government of National Accord (GNA) nominated by a... Read more
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The New Yorker
Exposing Assad’s War Crimesforces. Then Egypt’s dictatorship collapsed, and the U.N. Security Council vote
Exposing Assad’s War Crimes
The New Yorker / Posted 20 days ago
forces. Then Egypt’s dictatorship collapsed, and the U.N. Security Council voted to refer the situation in Libya, where Muammar Qaddafi had ruled for forty-two years, to the International Criminal Court. In March, NATO forces launched a bombing... Read more
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The Hill
Reports detail online arms trading in Middle East via Facebooksales or trades of light weapons in Libya since late 2014 — a trend that has in
Reports detail online arms trading in Middle East via Facebook
The Hill / Posted 24 days ago
sales or trades of light weapons in Libya since late 2014 — a trend that has increased in the years since the fall of Muammar Qaddafi. The New York Times’ own research identified similar arms trading on Facebook in countries like Syria, Iraq... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Panama Papers expose how the wealthy hide moneyfamilies and associates of Russian President Vladimir Putin, Egypt’s former pre
Panama Papers expose how the wealthy hide money
Bdnews24.com / Posted 27 days ago
families and associates of Russian President Vladimir Putin, Egypt’s former president Hosni Mubarak, Libya’s ex-dictator Muammar Qaddafi and Syrian President Bashar Al Assad, according to the BBC. They involve every financial crime imaginable... Read more
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