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Misrata's 'miracle': One of the worst-damaged cities in...
Misrata's 'miracle': One of the worst-damaged cities in Libya's 2011 revolution, the port has become a symbol of ambition and recovery - but how much of its success is based on the ruthless bullying of regional rivals? Businessmen confer in shimmering hotel lobbies, a brand new mall is packed with shoppers and manicured trees line public streets.
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Gunmen abduct Jordanian ambassador in Libya
Masked gunmen abducted the Jordanian ambassador in the Libyan capital early Tuesday, officials said, the latest in a wave of abductions in the North African nation still plagued by lawlessness more than two years after the ouster of dictator Moammar Gadhafi.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Libya judge orders Gadhafi son tried by video link
This image Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013 file photo made from AP video shows Seif al-Islam Gadhafi, son of Libya's former dictator Moammar Gadhafi, inside a cage in a courtroom in Zintan, Libya.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Gaddafi sons' war crimes trial begins today
TRIPOLI: The war crimes trial of two sons of Libya's former dictator, Muammar Gaddafi, begins amid tight security in Tripoli today, in a case causing sensation at home and controversy among rights groups.
Libyan Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni steps down after attack
Libya 's newly appointed Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni stepped down from his post on Sunday after an attack on him and his family.
Council of elders elected in eastern Libya
First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 8:00 PM on 4/15, issued at 10:03 PM Fort White, FL First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 10:12 AM on 4/15, issued at 10:12 AM Hoboken, GA TRIPOLI, Libya - State television in eastern Libya has announced the results of elections for a council of elders, a significant step toward ... (more)
Interim Libyan prime minister to step down
An Ohio man is sitting on a street corner with a sign declaring he's a bully as part of his sentence for harassing a neighbor and her disabled children.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
The Washington Post
Libya crisis over oil highlights governmenta s vulnerability
For nine months, a Libyan militia has occupied massive oil compounds in the desert and along the eastern Mediterranean coast, obstructing this nation's lifeblood.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Protests in Libya's capital trigger fuel crisis
First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 10:12 AM on 4/15, issued at 10:12 AM Hoboken, GA TRIPOLI, Libya - The Libyan government has blamed a fuel crisis in the country's capital on protests that have blocked the roads to the main western oil terminal, leaving gas stations without new supplies.
300 to 600 thousand Libyans searching for a better future
The Libyan Navy stopped two boats which were on their way to Europe and with 218 immigrants on board from various African countries.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
The Charlotte Observer
Over 150 migrants rescued off Libyan coast
TRIPOLI, Libya Authorities in Libya say that more than 150 sub-Saharan African migrants have been rescued off the Libyan coast.
In Libya, politicians in fear of powerful militias
When a 6-foot-5, 270-pound man with a history of violence broke out of a mental health ward near Philadelphia and tried to withdraw money from a bank, a confrontation with police seemed likely.
In this March 5, 2011 file photo, an anti-government rebel sits with an anti-aircraft weapon in front an oil refinery, after the capture of the oil town of Ras Lanouf, eastern Libya.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Libya cabinet calls for new government within week, turmoil deepens
Libya's parliament has urged Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni to form a new government within a week, an assembly spokesman said on Tuesday, apparently rejecting a cabinet request for more powers to tackle the disorder crippling the OPEC country.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Lufthansa, Austrian halt Libya flights; airport road blocked
German airline Lufthansa and its subsidiary Austrian Airlines have halted flights to Libya indefinitely due to security concerns after a bomb at Tripoli airport two weeks ago, a Lufthansa spokesman said on Monday.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Libyan rebels, government agree to gradually reopen occupied oil ports
Libyan rebels occupying four eastern oil ports agreed with the government on Sunday to gradually end their eight-month petroleum blockade, which has cost the North African state billions in lost revenues.
U of I creative writing & cultural exchange program offers $10,000 in scholarships to U.S. students
Iowa City, IOWA-The University of Iowa's Between the Lines creative writing and cultural exchange program, which brings aspiring writers ages 16-19 from around the world together for two weeks of intensive study, has announced that it will be administering $10,000 in need-based scholarships for the summer 2014 session, to be held on the University ... (more)
State of Disunion
The clumsiness and incoherence, if not madness, of this administration's foreign policies are creating havoc around the world.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/06-Apr-2014/welcome-back For news details Read on : Welcome back! OUR STAFF REPORTER/ONLINE KARACHI/LAHORE - Four Pakistani crew members of the hijacked cargo vessel, Morning Glory, reached the Karachi international airport safely on Saturday from Libya while its captain, Mirza Nauman Baig, ... (more)
Thu Apr 03, 2014
"Morell Testifies on Benghazi Talking Points:...
During a Congressional hearing that lasted more than three hours, former C.I.A. Deputy Director Michael Morell praised his former agency's intelligence analysts as the best on the globe, yet ones who he admits were sorely mistaken when they reported that spontaneous protesters were to blame for the Beghazi, Libya terrorist attacks on Sept.