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3 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

With militia standoff in Tripoli, Libya's democratic dream may be dying

Heavy shelling resumed on Thursday in southern Tripoli where rival militia brigades were battling for control of the capital's main airport in some of the worst clashes since the 2011 revolt which ousted Muammar Gaddafi.

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3 hrs ago | Washington Times

Islamic militants seize Benghazi as U.S. evacuates Libya

Fighting in Libya escalated Thursday as Islamic militias claimed to control the country's second-largest city, Benghazi, while foreigners and U.N. workers continued their exodus in what increasingly is looking like a full-blown civil war.

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4 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

West says goodbye and good luck to war-torn Libya

Benghazi residents look at the wreckage of a government MiG fighter, which crashed in the city on Tuesday during fighting that killed 30 people.

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8 hrs ago | News Times

Libya Islamic militias declare control of Benghazi

Tunisian custom officers check the luggage of a man fleeing from Libya at the Ras Ajdir border post between Libya and Tunisia, southern Tunisia, Thursday, July 31, 2014.

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12 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

Greece to help 'hundreds' of Chinese leave Libya

With the violence in Libya escalating to its worst level since the 2011 ouster of dictator Moammar Gadhafi, governments from around the world are scrambling to evacuate their citizens from the country, many seeking help from nearby Greece.

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14 hrs ago | New Yorker

The Consequences of Dreams

In the days after the Libyan revolution, when a popular uprising ended Muammar Qaddafi's forty-two-year rule, the country was charged with hope.

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18 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

Libya is fast following Somalia's road to ruin - we must act now to stop it

With Gaza, Ukraine and Iraq dominating the news, nobody is paying much attention to the violence in Tripoli that is swiftly tipping Libya over the edge.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

World Briefs: Iraq Shiite militia executes Sunnis

With Iraq sliding ever closer to all-out sectarian civil war, a car bomb exploded near restaurants and shops in the capital's Shiite district of Sadr City, killing 16 people, while another car bomb killed five in Baghdad's Ameen district, police said.

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US News & World Report

International Diplomats Evacuate Libya as Violence Escalates

Flames and smoke billowed from an oil depot Monday after militia clashes ignited a blaze near an airport in Tripoli, Libya.

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Cybercast News Service

Thousands flee to Tunisia to escape Libya fighting

Up to 6,000 people a day have fled Libya into neighboring Tunisia this week, the Tunisian foreign minister said Wednesday, the biggest influx since Libya's 2011 civil war in a sign of the spiraling turmoil as rival militias battle over control of the airport in the capital Tripoli.

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ABC News

Thousands Flee to Tunisia to Escape Libya Fighting

Up to 6,000 people a day have fled Libya into neighboring Tunisia this week, the Tunisian foreign minister said Wednesday, the biggest influx since Libya's 2011 civil war in a sign of the spiraling turmoil as rival militias battle over control of the airport in the capital Tripoli.

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Hispanically Speaking

Spanish Authorities Evacuate 37 Citizens, 10 Portuguese, 3 Poles from Libya

A total of 60 people, including 37 Spaniards, 10 Portuguese, nine Libyans and three Poles, arrived in this capital on Tuesday on board a Spanish military jet that evacuated them from Libya after violence increased in the North African country.

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Jacksonville Daily News

Marines secure departure of Tripoli Embassy personnel

On Saturday, July 26, 2014, the Marines and Sailors of Special-Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force Crisis Response provided support to a military assisted departure of the U.S. Embassy in Tripoli, Libya.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

In-depth Africa

Dozens of Sudanese killed by missiles in Tripoli, Libya

Nine Sudanese were killed and many others injured on Monday by a stray missile in the Karimiya district in Tripoli, Libya.

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The Daily Caller

Pentagon Official: America's Failure Is Hillary Inc's 2016 Politics

Joseph Miller is the pen name for a ranking Department of Defense official with a background in U.S. special operations and combat experience in Iraq and Afghanistan.

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The Times of India

After Iraq, nurses stuck in Libya fresh worry for government

Black plumes of smoke is seen in the vicinity of Camp Thunderbolt, after clashes between militants, former rebel fighters and government forces in Benghazi.

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Silicon Alley Insider

Libya Is At Its Lowest Point Since Qaddafi's Ouster

The fire rages on at Tripoli's airport Tuesday after a rocket struck a 1.5 million gallon fuel tank on Monday.

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The Republic

Cease-fire in Libyan airport fight to battle fire

Militias fighting for control of the airport in Libya's capital agreed to a 24-hour cease-fire to allow firefighters to battle an out-of-control fire at its oil depot, authorities said Tuesday.

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Tri-cityherald.com

Cease-fire in Libyan airport fight to battle fire

Black smoke billows over the skyline as a fire at the oil depot for the airport rages out of control after being struck in the crossfire of warring militias battling for control of the airfield, in Tripoli, Libya Monday, July 28, 2014.

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The Daily Star

Libyan military plane crashes in Benghazi: military

Black plumes of smoke is seen in the vicinity of Camp Thunderbolt, after clashes between militants, former rebel fighters and government forces in Benghazi July 27, 2014.

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