Tripoli, Libya News
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3 hrs ago | Jacksonville Daily News
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.
5 hrs ago | In-depth Africa
Nine Sudanese were killed and many others injured on Monday by a stray missile in the Karimiya district in Tripoli, Libya.
6 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider
The fire rages on at Tripoli's airport Tuesday after a rocket struck a 1.5 million gallon fuel tank on Monday.
8 hrs ago | Iol.co.za
10 hrs ago | The Republic
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.
10 hrs ago | Tri-cityherald.com
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.
10 hrs ago | The Daily Star
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.
The U.S. evacuated its embassy in Tripoli, Libya on Saturday -- removing even the Marines who were guarding it -- because of "violence and instability in the area," Deputy National Security Adviser Ben Rhodes told CNNA s "State of the Union" with Candy Crowley on Sunday.
Bulldozers on Monday, August 27, 2012, cleared what remained of the Sidi Shaab Mosque in Tripoli, Libya.
In a speech to the nation on March 28, 2011, President Barack Obama explained his decision to order military strikes in Libya -- without congressional authorization -- to stop dictator Moammar Gaddafi from killing his own people.
In a statement, the Department of Foreign Affairs said that they have already decided to evacuate all non-core staff of the Philippine Embassy.
Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright on Sunday offered a pithy summary of recent international events: "To put it mildly: the world is a mess."
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The U.S. Embassy in Tripoli, Libya was evacuated on Saturday in response to intense insurgent fighting , according to the State Department.
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 02:23 pm
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