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  1. Pressure mounts for political solution in LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | BBC News

    Libyans are facing increasing pressure from the West to reach an agreement, with the migrant crisis adding to the clamour for a positive outcome. The envisioned Government of National Accord has been promised unreserved support by some key EU players, including the UK, Italy and France.

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  2. Thanks to Libya, North Korea Might Never Negotiate on Nuclear WeaponsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Cato Institute

    The Obama administration's success in negotiating a nuclear deal with Iran has led to hope that a similar agreement might be reached with North Korea . Halt your program, dismantle some of your capabilities and accept intrusive inspections in return for "coming in from the cold."

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  3. Car bomb damages Italy's ENI joint venture in Libyan capitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | The Daily Star

    A police vehicle is seen parked in front of the Tunisian consulate in Tripoli, Libya June 13, 2015.

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  4. Ap Photos: Editor selections from the Middle EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Norwalk Citizen News

    In this Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015 file photo, a sunken boat carrying migrants is pulled in to the port in Zuwara, Libya. Photo: Mohamed Ben Khalifa, AP FILE - In this Friday, Aug. 28, 2015, file photo, the arm of a dead migrant is seen at the waterfront of Zuwara, about 105 kilometers west of Tripoli, Libya.

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  5. Libya migrant disaster death toll rises to 117Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Newsday

    Rescue workers have recovered 12 more bodies off the Libyan coast, raising the death toll from the latest disaster for migrants trying to reach Europe by crossing the Mediterranean to 117, Libyan authorities said on Saturday. Thus far 198 people were rescued and the search is ongoing for missing passengers from two boats that capsized Thursday off the western coastal city of Zuwara... TRIPOLI, Libya - -- Rescue workers have recovered 12 more bodies off the Libyan coast, raising the death toll from the latest disaster for migrants trying to reach Europe by crossing the Mediterranean to 117, Libyan authorities said on Saturday.

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  6. Europe's migrant crisis brings new death by land and seaRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 29 | Greenwich Citizen

    Workers for the Red Crescent pull dead migrants from the water and place them in orange-and-black body bags laid out on the waterfront in Zuwara, about 105 kilometers west of Tripoli, Libya, Friday, Aug. 28, 2015. Two ships went down Thursday off the western Libyan city, where Hussein Asheini of the Red Crescent said over 100 bodies had been recovered.

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  7. Libya arrests three suspected smugglers over migrant boat disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Humanitarian workers carry the body of a dead migrant to a nearby truck at the waterfront in Zuwara, about 105 kilometers west of Tripoli, Libya. Three people have been arrested in Libya on suspicion of involvement in launching a boat packed with migrants that sank off the country's Mediterranean coast, killing up to 200 people, a security official said on Saturday.

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  8. Desperation, deaths rise during influxRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Albany Times Union

    Workers for the Red Crescent carry the body of a dead migrant, in an orange body bag, to a nearby truck, at the waterfront in Zuwara, about 105 kilometers west of Tripoli, Libya, Friday, Aug. 28, 2015. Two ships went down Thursday off the western Libyan city, where Hussein Asheini of the Red Crescent said over 100 bodies had been recovered.

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  9. Libya: 200 feared dead after vessel capsizesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Scotsman.com

    LIBYAN authorities were yesterday faced with the grim task of collecting the bodies of migrants who drowned off the western coastal city of Zuwara, with some 200 feared dead in the latest disaster involving desperate people trying to reach Europe via the Mediterranean. One eye witness saw workers removing bodies from the water and pulling a flooded boat into the harbour that contained several victims floating face down.

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  10. Hundreds feared drowned in migrant "death boat" disaster off LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | CBS News

    Libyan authorities were collecting the bodies of migrants who drowned off the coastal city of Zuwara, with some 200 feared dead on Friday in the latest disaster involving desperate people trying to reach Europe across the Mediterranean. Migrants trying to escape war-torn Syria are making their way farther into Europe.

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  11. For expatriates, neither London, New York, or Paris are the most expensiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Spero News

    ... t places in the world to live are those cities where Muslim terrorist groups contend for power. Among them is Tripoli, Libya, which came in at 136.

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  12. Missions of MercyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Brandon Sun

    Propelled by her remarkable Christian faith, Carolyn Tiemstra has visited 42 different countries on her mission to relieve the suffering of the poor and needy in the world. In her travels, the Brandon resident has been caught in explosive gunfire in The Gambia; was overcome by tear gas in Freetown, Sierra Leone; endured bombing in Tripoli, Libya; and survived a hurricane and devastating flooding while living in Monterrey, Mexico.

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  13. 'Islamic State' Pretence and the Upcoming Wars in LibyaRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | Common Dreams

    Libyan troops at a demonstration in Benghazi last week calling on the international community to arm the Libyan army. Another war is in the making in Libya: the questions are 'how' and 'when'? While the prospect of another military showdown is unlikely to deliver Libya from its current security upheaval and political conflict, it is likely to change the very nature of conflict in that rich, but divided, Arab country.

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  14. Migrants' bodies wash ashore, overwhelming aid workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | CNN

    Hundreds of bodies of asylum seekers and migrants hoping for a new life in Europe have washed up on Libya's shores They set out full of hope, clutching a few cherished belongings, or the hand of a loved one as they stepped onto the overcrowded, barely seaworthy boats they thought would take them to new lives in Europe. But within hours, their journeys across the Mediterranean ended in tragedy.

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  15. At Security Council, UN envoy says Libyan parties must come together, make 'final push' for peaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Newkerala.com

    With the United Nations-supported political dialogue process in Libya nearing its last stages, "time is running out" for leaders on all sides and at all levels to make the "final push," the head of the UN Mission in the country told the Security Council today. Overcoming the political polarization and divisiveness in Libya will be no easy taskthe onus is on Libyas leaders on all sides, and at all levels, to make that final push towards peace, said Bernardino Len, who is also the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for the North African country.

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  16. Libya: UN Envoy Says Libyan Parties Must Come Together, Make 'Final Push' for PeaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | AllAfrica.com

    With the United Nations-supported political dialogue process in Libya nearing its last stages, "time is running out" for leaders on all sides and at all levels to make the "final push," the head of the United Nations Mission in the country told the Security Council today. "Overcoming the political polarization and divisiveness in Libya will be no easy task... the onus is on Libya's leaders on all sides, and at all levels, to make that final push towards peace," said Bernardino Len, who is also the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for the North African country.

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  17. Turkey introduces visa requirement for Libyan citizensRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    Turkey has introduced visa requirements for Libyans, due to security concerns, the Turkish Foreign Ministry spokesperson said Aug. 27. Turkey annulled a memorandum of agreement with Libya from 2009 waiving visas for nationals of both countries, with Libyan citizens having to apply for a visa to travel to Turkey as of Sept. 24, Tanju Bilgic told reporters on Aug. 27. Turkish authorities have made the decision over possible reflections of political uncertainty on Turkish citizens and to minimize security risks, he added.

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  18. "Islamic State" Pretence and the Upcoming Wars in LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | OpEdNews

    Another war is in the making in Libya: the questions are "how" and "when"? While the prospect of another military showdown is unlikely to deliver Libya from its current security upheaval and political conflict, it is likely to change the very nature of conflict in that rich, but divided, Arab country. An important pre-requisite to war is to locate an enemy or, if needed, invent one.

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  19. At Security Council, UN envoy says Libyan parties must come together, make - final push' for peaceRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | United Nations

    Special Representative and Head of the UN Support Mission in Libya , Bernardino Leon , briefs the Security Council. UN Photo/Rick Bajornas 26 August 2015 – With the United Nations-supported political dialogue process in Libya nearing its last stages, "time is running out" for leaders on all sides and at all levels to make the "final push," the head of the United Nations Mission in the country told the Security Council today.

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  20. More Libyan blood for more Libyan oil?Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Dear Kitty

    The spiraling chaos in Libya and the recent beheading of 21 Coptic Christians by the Islamic State have led to calls for a new military intervention in the country. And while the international community mulls the option of arming various factions, groups like IS are expanding their foothold.

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