Tripoli, Libya Newswire

Tripoli, Libya Newswire

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  1. Trump urges Russian hackers to find Clinton's deleted emailsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    ... from a desk inside a C-17 military plane upon her departure from Malta, in the Mediterranean Sea, bound for Tripoli, Libya. The released messages showed top DNC officials apparently working to support Clinton while taking shots at her rival Sen. ...

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  2. Next Steps in LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Center for American Progress

    The alarming security, economic, and political trends in Libya are currently a critical issue for the international community. Europeans are particularly concerned about Libya as a point of departure for refugees and migrants.

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  3. Libya army chief threatens to target tankers that try to reach...Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    Libya's chief of staff on Tuesday threatened to target foreign oil tankers if they entered territorial waters, after a controversial deal was struck between the United Nations envoy and a militia commander in control of the oil terminals. The agreement between U.N. Envoy to Libya Martin Kobler and militia leader Ibrahim Jedran has been widely criticized amid accusations that it empowers the warlord who is viewed by many as having held Libya's oil hostage for the past three years.

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  4. Libya's UN-backed government summons ambassador over French presenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Channelnewsasia.com

    Libya's U.N.-backed government said on Tuesday it had summoned France's ambassador to protest over the presence of French special forces in eastern Libya. Demonstrators protest against what they say is French military intervention in Libya, at Martyrs Square in Tripoli, Libya July 22, 2016.

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  5. Libya's UN-Backed Unity Government Summons French EnvoyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Voice of America

    Demonstrators protest against what they say is French military intervention in Libya, at Martyrs Square in Tripoli, Libya, July 22, 2016. Libya's U.N.-brokered "unity" government summoned the French ambassador Monday following a weekend of protests in Tripoli and elsewhere in the strife-torn North African country against the presence of French commandos.

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  6. Libyan health crisis sharpens as resources dwindleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Reuters

    A man points to empty medicine shelves in a store at Tripoli Medical Center in Tripoli, Libya, July 20, 2016. Picture taken July 20, 2016.

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  7. A view shows the closed emergency room at Tripoli Central Hospital in ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Times of Oman

    A view shows the closed emergency room at Tripoli Central Hospital in Tripoli, Libya, on July 18, 2016. Photo - Reuters A view shows the closed emergency room at Tripoli Central Hospital in Tripoli, Libya, on July 18, 2016.

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  8. .com | Libyan groups urge fight against French troopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | News24

    Armed groups, including Islamists, have urged Libyans to mobilise against French and other foreign troops deployed in the country, denouncing their presence as a "blatant aggression". The call by militias in the city of Benghazi came after French President Francois Hollande confirmed on Wednesday that his country has soldiers in Libya.

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  9. Dureza and Murad: a reunion across the breakfast tableRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | MindaNews

    ... and the Tripoli Agreement of 2001, the "mother of all agreements" in the GPH-MILF talks, in June that year in Tripoli, Libya. The terrorist attack on September 11, 2001 in the United States, however, would take its toll on the Bangsamoro peace ...

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  10. Libya armed groups urge fight against French troopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | The Daily Star

    Demonstrators protest against what they say is French military intervention in Libya, at Martyrs Square in Tripoli, Libya July 22, 2016.

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  11. Libya: Libyans Protest At French Special Forces PresenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | AllAfrica.com

    The UN-backed government of Libya has dubbed the presence of French troops in the country a violation of national sovereignty, following France's admission they were preseence and that three had died near the eastern town of Benghazi. There were protests against "foreign interference" in several Libyan towns once the news had broken on Wednesday.

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  12. UPDATE 1-Libya's UN-backed govt condemns France for not coordinating military presenceRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | Reuters

    Libya's U.N.-backed unity government has said that France did not coordinate with it over the presence of French troops in Libya and that it would not compromise on its sovereignty after France announced the deaths of three of its soldiers there. Special forces teams from countries including France, Britain and the United States are on the ground in western and eastern Libya to fight Islamist militants.

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  13. Libyan female Olympic swimmer challenges taboos Tripoli (AFP) - Few...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Yahoo!

    Few Libyan women would wear a swimming costume in public, but Daniah Hagul wants to help change a conservative society when she competes at the Rio Olympics. In Libya "a significant number of boys but hardly any other girls swim, so I hope that they watch me and are inspired to do the same," said the 17-year-old.

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  14. UN health agency urges speeding up efforts on noncommunicable diseasesRead the original story

    Monday Jul 18 | United Nations

    Abd Al Ali, his wife, Masouda, and his 6-year-old daughter, Nour, live on the outskirts of Tripoli, Libya. His family survives with help from their neighbours.

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  15. Blairite Jack Straw, MI6's Sir Mark Allen 'too big to jail' for Libyan tortureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Dear Kitty

    Human Rights Watch has uncovered hundreds of letters in the Libyan foreign ministry proving the Gaddafi government directly aided the extraordinary rendition program carried out by the CIA and the MI6 in Britain after the 9/11 attacks. The documents expose how the CIA rendered suspects to Libyan authorities knowing they would be tortured.

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  16. Jason Haber: The choice Donald Trump made with Moammar KhadafyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | New York Daily News

    In September 2009, the Libyan government contacted me about a stately Upper East Side townhouse that I was marketing for rent. Khadafy would soon make his first-ever visit to the U.S. and planned to speak at the UN General Assembly.

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  17. Libyans fighting Islamic State seek U.S. help for Sirte victoryRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 10 | Washington Times

    As Libyan militia groups close in on Islamic State fighters in Sirte, the group's African stronghold, the United States must do more to help finish the job, the co-founder of a Libyan-American advocacy group said. On a two-day Washington visit last week, Emadeddin Zahri Muntasser , an entrepreneur and founding board member of the Libyan American Public Affairs Council, said the U.S. must do more to aid in Libya's fight against the Islamic State or risk missing the "incredible opportunity" to defeat the terrorist group in Libya.

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  18. GOP to Clinton: Email investigations will go onRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | Erie Times News

    In this Oct. 18, 2011, file photo, then-Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton checks her Blackberry from a desk inside a C-17 military plane upon her departure from Malta, in the Mediterranean Sea, bound for Tripoli, Libya. The State Department is reopening an internal investigation of possible mishandling of classified information by Hillary Clinton and top aides.

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  19. Leaked tapes expose Western support for Libyan GeneralRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | Al Jazeera

    A multinational military operation involving forces from the United States, France and Britain is coordinating air support for a Libyan general battling rebel groups in the country's east, according to air traffic recordings obtained by the Middle East Eye . The leaked tapes appear to confirm an earlier report by the same publication on the existence of a joint operations base assisting General Khalifa Haftar in his pursuit to take back eastern Libya from groups he has labelled as "extremists".

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  20. GOP promises Hillary Rodham Clinton email investigations to go onRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | Sun Journal

    Republicans signaled they're not done with election-year investigations of Hillary Clinton and whether she lied to Congress, even after a House committee signed off Friday on its report into the deadly 2012 attacks in Benghazi, Libya. In this Oct. 18, 2011, file photo, then-Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton checks her Blackberry from a desk inside a C-17 military plane upon her departure from Malta, in the Mediterranean Sea, bound for Tripoli, Libya.

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