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  1. UN blacklists tanker carrying Libyan oilRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | West Australian

    An Indian-flagged oil tanker on Wednesday was added to a UN sanctions blacklist for illegally carrying crude from Libya. The Distya Ameya vessel was headed for Malta after leaving on Monday from eastern Libya, where rival authorities were behind the sale of the crude.

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  2. How likely is international military intervention in Libya?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | The Peninsula

    Tripoli: After Iraq and Syria, will international military intervention against the Islamic State group now take place in conflict-ridden Libya as well? Western powers including the United States, Britain and France are openly considering such a move, but appear reluctant to act without a government of national unity in place. Such a government would bring together rival factions competing for power for more than a year and a half -- the Islamist-backed General National Congress in Tripoli and the internationally recognised government in the far east.

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  3. Libya: UN Envoy Holds New Year Talks to Boost Support for Unity AccordRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    Strife-torn Libya begins 2016 with a ray of hope and the possibility of rediscovering peace in unity, the top United Nations envoy to the country has stressed in a New Year's Day message as he held talks with a cross-section of political leaders. "Last year may not have been the luckiest one for Libya, but as it ended with the signature of the Libyan Political Agreement, a ray of hope has finally appeared on the horizon," the Secretary-General's Special Representative, Martin Kobler, said in the message.

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  4. Libya: UN envoy holds New Year talks to boost support for unity accordRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    New York, Jan 3 : Strife-torn Libya begins 2016 with a ray of hope and the possibility of rediscovering peace in unity, the top United Nations envoy to the country has stressed in a New Year's Day message as he held talks with a cross-section of political leaders. Last year may not have been the luckiest one for Libya, but as it ended with the signature of the Libyan Political Agreement, a ray of hope has finally appeared on the horizon, the Secretary-Generals Special Representative, Martin Kobler, said in the message.

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  5. Time to reach out to Libya's elected governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2015 | Times of Oman

    A general view of pipelines is seen at the Zueitina oil terminal in Zueitina, about 120km west of Benghazi on July 18, 2013. Photo - Reuters file The collapse of the United Nations peace process in Libya has left European states, not least those on its southern frontier, looking across the sea in trepidation.

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  6. .com | HRW meets Gaddafi son in Tripoli prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2015 | News24

    Human Rights Watch said on Monday it had been able to meet slain Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi''s son Saadi in a Tripoli prison, where he said his rights were being violated. "He said lawyers were not present during any of the interrogation sessions, where, he alleged, prosecution officials had intimidated and threatened him and other witnesses," the New York-based rights group reported.

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  7. Exclusive Report: UN Arms Embargo - Deeply Hampering' Fight Against ISISRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2015 | Breitbart.com

    The UN brokered Libyan negotiations ended this week on Wednesday after two days of dialogue between the Tripoli-based General National Congress and the Tobruk-based House of Representatives . These recent talks were the first since an agreement on July 11, 2015.

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  8. Libyan ambassador expresses doubt over UN role in SirteRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2015 | Al Bawaba

    Spring," Libya has been divided into areas controlled by the temporary government, militia forces aligned with the Muslim Brotherhood, and Islamic State - and it appears the UN has no intentions of returning stability to the fractured north African state and stopping ISIS's march in Abdullah al-Thani and centered in the eastern city of Al Bayda, has issued a call to the UN Security Council , asking for immediate intervention to prevent ISIS massacres in the city of Sirte in the west of the country. However, Libya's Ambassador to the UN Ibrahim al-Dabashi expressed his pessimism that the Security Council would in fact take action.

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  9. Libya Oil Guard Seeks Arms to Fight Islamists Near PortsRead the original story

    Aug 17, 2015 | The Washington Post

    "Battles in populated areas cannot be won by air power alone, ground forces are needed and we, once again, affirm that we can do it if weapons and ammunitions are made available," said the PFG in an e-mailed statement addressed to the internationally recognized government, one of two administrations ruling the divided country. Islamic State repressed a revolt last week in Sirte, a city in central Libya that it overran in June, executing a number of people who rose against its rule, according to the Libya Herald newspaper.

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  10. Middle East, 7:45 AM'UN Won't Stop ISIS Even if it Beheads Everyone in Libya'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2015 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Since the "Arab Spring," Libya has been divided into areas controlled by the temporary government, militia forces aligned with the Muslim Brotherhood, and Islamic State - and it appears the UN has no intentions of returning stability to the fractured north African state and stopping ISIS's march in the country. The temporary government, headed by Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thani and centered in the eastern city of Al Bayda, has issued a call to the UN Security Council , asking for immediate intervention to prevent ISIS massacres in the city of Sirat in the west of the country.

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  11. Five Inconvenient Truths About Hillary ClintonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | Counterpunch

    Thinking about voting for Jill Stein in November 2016? You probably already know that by next fall, a lot of your liberal friends and family members will be about as open to that discussion as loyal Ingsok members in 1984 were to Emmanuel Goldstein's criticisms of Big Brother. Hell, a lot of those minds will have been thoroughly closed by the time people start voting in the primaries, and the Hillary machine has really geared up with its demonization of Bernie Sanders as a Crazy Unelectable Commie.

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