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  1. Brazil's Ag Minister Says Daily Exports of Meat Typically Worth...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Reuters

    Brazil's meatpacking industry has been badly damaged by a police investigation into alleged unsanitary and corrupt practices, and could lose upward of 10 percent of its global market share, Agriculture Minister Blairo Maggi said on Wednesday. Maggi told a Senate Committee that the main concern was with the China and Hong Kong not having taken a definitive stance on their bans of meat from Brazil, the world's biggest producer of beef and poultry.

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  2. Libya ex-PM wounded in Tripoli clashesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Oak Ridge Observer

    Haftar's forces, which do not recognise the UN-backed government, mounted a day-long assault by land, sea and air to retake the ports of Ras Lanuf and Al-Sidra, after they were seized by a rival, Islamist-led force earlier this month. The city had been paralysed amid exchanges of rocket and artillery fire between pro-unity government forces and rival militias including groups allied with former prime minister Khalifa Ghweil.

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  3. Put Libya ahead of 'narrow interests' says UN envoyRead the original story

    Tuesday | Ekklesia Daily News

    Warning of escalating tension across the North African country due to mobilisation of forces, the worsening security situation in the capital, Tripoli, as well as recent violence in Misrata and Benghazi, the United Nations envoy for Libya yesterday called on all parties to unite and to put the country ahead of their "own narrow interests." "Do not let the agenda be driven by violence on the ground and extremism," urged Martin Kobler, the Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Libya and the head of the UN Support Mission in the country , in a news release.

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  4. Put Libya ahead of - narrow interests,' UN envoy urges as situation worsens across the countryRead the original story

    Monday Mar 20 | United Nations

    "Do not let the agenda be driven by violence on the ground and extremism," urged Martin Kobler, the Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Libya and the head of the UN Support Mission in the country , in a news release today. "Calm must be restored immediately, democratic bodies and ideals must be respected and freedom of speech must be protected," he added.

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  5. In conflicts, faith leaders must often stay aboveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 19 | Christian Science Monitor

    With Libya falling into violent chaos and foreign diplomacy failing, one report suggests that some local Muslim clerics serve as trusted mediators, able to attract warring parties through moderation and equality. Members of the East Libyan forces shows flags of Islamist-led rivals after capturing their final holdout in the southwest of Benghazi, Libya, March 18. If faith leaders take sides in a conflict, do they give up any possible role as a trusted mediator? It is a vital question in many world troublespots from Ukraine to Nigeria.

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  6. Libyans protest in rejection against militias rulingRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 18 | Xinhuanet

    Thousands of residents of the Libyan capital Tripoli protested on Friday against militias in the city, local media reported on Saturday. The demonstrations took place in central Tripoli with people from all walks of life expressing rejection against the militias controlling the city.

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  7. When, Where, and How Imam Musa Sadr was AssassinatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 18 | OpEdNews

    Below, is a brief excerpt from a soon to be published Manuscript which details the results of a several year investigation in four countries into the fate of "Vanished Imam," Musa Sadr and his colleagues Sheikh Mohammad Yaacoub and journalist Abbas Badreddine. The volume identifies who and for what reasons the Gadaffi regime was instructed to "disappear" Imam Musa Sadr, whose two companions were also killed to eliminate witnesses.

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  8. Violent clashes erupt between rival militias in Tripoli, LibyaRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 16 | Xinhuanet

    Photo taken on March 15, 2017 shows the damaged building of government of national salvation's TV channel which was set on fire by a group of gunmen in Tripoli, Libya. Violent clashes erupted in the Libyan capital Tripoli since early Tuesday morning and lasted to Wednesday morning between rival militias, according to witnesses.

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  9. Clashes in Tripoli after Libya factions agree ceasefireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | The Daily Star

    A member of Libyan security forces inspects one of the offices occupied by a self-declared rival prime minister after it was taken over by armed groups aligned with a U.N.-backed government in heavy fighting, in Tripoli, Libya, March 15, 2017. REUTERS/Hani Amara

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  10. Fighting over Libya's oil portsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | The Economist

    FEW places exemplify the chaos that has enveloped Libya better than the oil ports of Sidra and Ras Lanuf, which have changed hands twice in March. First the Benghazi Defence Brigade , an Islamist militia, captured them from the forces of Khalifa Haftar, the head of the self-styled Libyan National Army .

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  11. Italy evacuates 22 Libyans wounded in fighting for oil portsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | Reuters

    Italy evacuated 22 wounded Libyans for medical treatment in Rome, some of whom were involved in fighting this week for control of the eastern oil ports of Ras Lanuf and Es Sider, Italy's Defense Ministry said on Thursday. An Italian C130-J Air Force plane fitted for medical transport picked up the wounded on Wednesday at the Benina base in Benghazi, Libya, a statement said, and brought them to the capital, where they are being treated at a military hospital.

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  12. Clashes erupt in Libya's Tripoli with heavy gunfire, blastsRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 15 | Xinhuanet

    A member of forces loyal to Libya's Government of National Accord (GNA) guards a checkpoint in the Hay al-Andalus neighbourhood in Tripoli, Libya, March 14, 2017 following clashes between rival armed groups. (Xinhua/Hamza Turkia)

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  13. One of Libya's Rival Governments Asks Russia for Military AssistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 15 | Voice of America

    A member of Libyan security forces gestures after armed groups aligned with a U.N.-backed government took over a compound occupied by a self-declared rival prime minister in heavy fighting, in Tripoli, Libya, March 15, 2017. An interview in Russian state media Tuesday indicates that one of Libya's rival governments is looking increasingly to Moscow as a patron, a move that's concerning U.S. military commanders in the region.

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  14. Libya army forces launch blitz to retake lost oil portsRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 14 | UAport

    Two strategic areas of Libya's 'oil crescent' were captured by militia earlier this month FILE PHOTO TRIPOLI, Libya Libya's self-proclaimed national army, led by military commander Khalifa Haftar and backed by the country's Tobruk-based parliament, launched a wide- ranging offensive on Tuesday aimed at retaking two strategic oil ports.

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  15. Seeking deeper role in Libya, Russia deploys forces in EgyptRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 14 | EurActiv.com

    General Khalifa Haftar, commander of the Libyan National Army , leaves after a meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov. Moscow, November 2016.

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  16. Russia appears to deploy forces in Egypt, eyes on Libya role: SourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 13 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Russia appears to have deployed special forces to an airbase in western Egypt near the border with Libya in recent days, U.S., Egyptian and diplomatic sources say, a move that would add to U.S. concerns about Moscow's deepening role in Libya. General Khalifa Haftar, commander in the Libyan National Army , leaves after a meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in Moscow, Russia, November 29, 2016.

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  17. Russia may have deployed forces in Egypt, deepening influence in LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 13 | The Japan Times

    Russia appears to have deployed special forces to an airbase in western Egypt near the border with Libya in recent days, U.S., Egyptian and diplomatic sources say, a move that would add to U.S. concerns about Moscow's deepening role in Libya. The U.S. and diplomatic officials said any such Russian deployment might be part of a bid to support Libyan military commander Khalifa Hiftar, who suffered a setback with an attack on March 3 by the Benghazi Defence Brigades on oil ports controlled by his forces.

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  18. Russia appears to deploy special forces to airbase in western EgyptRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 13 | The Globe and Mail

    General Khalifa Haftar, commander in the Libyan National Army, leaves after a meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in Moscow, Russia, on Nov. 29, 2016. The U.S. and diplomatic officials said any such Russian deployment might be part of a bid to support Haftar, who suffered a setback with an attack on March 3 by the Benghazi Defence Brigades on oil ports controlled by his forces.

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  19. Reuters: Russia Appears to Deploy Forces in Egypt, Eyes on Libya RoleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 13 | News Max

    Russia appears to have deployed special forces to an airbase in western Egypt near the border with Libya in recent days, U.S., Egyptian and diplomatic sources say, a move that would add to U.S. concerns about Moscow's deepening role in Libya. The U.S. and diplomatic officials said any such Russian deployment might be part of a bid to support Libyan military commander Khalifa Haftar, who suffered a setback with an attack on March 3 by the Benghazi Defence Brigades on oil ports controlled by his forces.

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  20. The Funambulist No10: Architecture & ColonialismRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 13 | We make money not art

    The 10th issue of The Funambulist , a magazine edited by Leopold Lambert to examine the politics of space and bodies, is out! The theme of the issue is Architecture & Colonialism and it works in tandem with the previous issue, Islands , which critically documented indigenous and anticolonial struggles from various islands of the world. While the last issue was dedicated to the seminal work of Edouard Glissant , this one is influenced by the work of another Martiniquais: Frantz Fanon .

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