Tripoli, Libya Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Momentum on political process must be renewed if Libya's many...Read the original story

    Apr 19, 2017 | United Nations

    Martin Kobler, Special Representative of the Secretary-General and Head of the UN Support Mission in Libya , briefs the Security Council. UN Photo/Rick Bajornas 19 April 2017 – It is more important than ever to forge unity within Libya, the United Nations envoy for the country told the Security Council today, while calling on the Libyan stakeholders to regain the optimism generated by the 2015 Political Agreement, which has faded and is being replaced by "frustration and disappointment."

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  2. Libya fishermen find 28 dead migrants in boat offshore - officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2017 | Times of Oman

    Illegal African migrants arrive at Mitiga International Airport before their voluntary return to their countries, east of Tripoli, Libya, April 18, 2017. Photo - Reuters/Ismail Zitouny Illegal African migrants arrive at Mitiga International Airport before their voluntary return to their countries, east of Tripoli, Libya, April 18, 2017.

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  3. Mr. President, Follow in the Footsteps of Reagan, Not BushRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | Townhall

    In 1986, United States President Ronald Reagan authorized military aircraft to unleash a torrent of bombs in Tripoli, Libya to send a strong message to Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi. The attack was in response to Gaddafi's involvement in the terrorist bombing of a Berlin disco that resulted in the death of American soldiers.

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  4. The number of migrants crossing the Mediterranean keeps risingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | The Economist

    THE 16-year-old Gambian who was discovered by a Spanish naval ship as he clung to a fuel tank in open seas will doubtless be haunted by his experience for the rest of his days. But he was also exceptionally fortunate-the only survivor, by his account, among more than 140 people who left the Libyan port of Sabratha on a large rubber dinghy on March 26th or 27th.

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  5. Libya Battles to Keep Control of Last Sub-Saharan Telecoms StakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2017 | Bloomberg

    Libya, which has lost control of its stakes in nine telecommunications companies in sub-Saharan Africa since the 2011 overthrow of Muammar Qaddafi, is battling to save its last one. State-owned Libyan Post Telecommunications & Information Technology Co.

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  6. Trump should be like Reagan, not like BushRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2017 | BayouBuzz.com

    n 1986, United States President Ronald Reagan authorized military aircraft to unleash a torrent of bombs in Tripoli, Libya to send a strong message to Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi. The attack was in response to Gaddafi's involvement in the ...

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  7. Tillerson Vows New Commitment to Protect Civilians WorldwideRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2017 | Voice of America

    ... with a green cane as he takes his seat behind bulletproof glass for a military parade in Green Square, Tripoli, Libya. Libya, Russia, North Korea Libya is another topic for the G-7. The country has struggled with political instability since the 2011 ...

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  8. Surgical Strikes Have Spotty History of SuccessRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2017 | Voice of America

    ... with a green cane as he takes his seat behind bulletproof glass for a military parade in Green Square, Tripoli, Libya. The air raid did not dislocate the regime of Moammar Gadhafi but did it eventually lead him to dismantle Libya's weapons of mass ...

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  9. Babies Born In-Flight Get Free Air Travel for Life?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2017 | New Urban Legends

    ... both mother and child with free travel on that carrier for life. In September 2016, a woman flying from Tripoli, Libya to Niamey, Niger, gave birth on Buraq Air flight, and her baby boy was awarded a lifetime of free flights on the Tripoli-based ...

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  10. Libya's moment to reconcile is growing by the dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | Times of Oman

    UN recognised General National Accord & Presidency Council head so called Prime Minister Faiez Serraj was in Germany today to see the head of the United Stated Africa Command General Thomas Waldhauser. - Supplied photo UN recognised General National Accord & Presidency Council head so called Prime Minister Faiez Serraj was in Germany today to see the head of the United Stated Africa Command General Thomas Waldhauser.

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  11. Libya's UN-Backed Government Head Meets with US OfficialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | Voice of America

    The head of the U.N.-backed Libyan Government of National Accord has met in Stuttgart, Germany with top U.S. officials, in hopes of finding a way forward for what one analyst is calling "the Obama administration's Iraq." Chuck Prichard, a spokesman for U.S. Africa Command, told VOA that GNA Prime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj sat down Wednesday with U.S. General Thomas D. Waldhauser, the commander of U.S. Africa Command, and U.S. Ambassador to Libya Peter Bodde at the U.S. Africa Command headquarters.

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  12. NDP Leadership Debates Continue to Ignore Foreign PolicyRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2017 | Dissident Voice

    There has yet to be a single question about foreign policy in the NDP's first two leadership debates, but some contenders say they want the party to devote a forum to international affairs. During a gathering organized by Courage after the recent youth issues debate in MontrA al I asked Niki Ashton whether she voted in favour of bombing Libya.

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  13. The Desperate Journey of a Trafficked GirlRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2017 | New Yorker

    It was close to midnight on the coast of Libya, a few miles west of Tripoli. At the water's edge, armed Libyan smugglers pumped air into thirty-foot rubber dinghies.

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  14. IOM expects to fly up to 10,000 migrants out of Libya in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2017 | Reuters

    FILE PHOTO: Illegal African migrants arrive at Mitiga International Airport before their voluntary return to their countries, east of Tripoli, Libya, March 23, 2017. FILE PHOTO: U.N. Special Representative and Head of the United Nations Support Mission in Libya Martin Kobler and International Organization for Migration Director General William Lacy Swing visit illegal African migrants at a detention camp in Tripoli, Libya, March 22, 2017.

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  15. Kenya: Malindi Police Arrest Man Linked To Islamic StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2017 | AllAfrica.com

    ... Mogadishu, Somalia and entered Kenya in 2010 as a tourist, before moving to South Africa, Sudan and finally Tripoli, Libya where he joined IS. He then came back to Kenya in November 2016, becoming a key agent for the terrorist organisation and the ...

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  16. Hopes for 'truth and reconciliation' in LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2017 | Times of Oman

    The one year anniversary of the General National Accord created by the UN and headed by Prime Minister Fayez Serraj is today. It's timely to observe that that government, one of three, but the only one recognised by the West has achieved absolutely nothing whatsoever to improve or even have a significant impact on Libyan affairs.

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  17. G7 host Italy wants US to do more to foster stability in LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2017 | 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.

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  18. Libya: Women and Tribal Leaders Call for 'Balanced' Libyan Peace ProcessRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2017 | AllAfrica.com

    A delegation of Libyan tribal leaders and women leaders has called on the UN to take a balanced approach to the Libyan peace process. The delegation from the National Movement for Libya met with UN officials and U.S. government representatives while visiting New York and Washington D.C. to discuss the UN-led peace process in Libya.

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  19. 'We can no longer turn our backs' on communities affected by...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | Newkerala.com

    Home A News A World News A 'We can no longer turn our backs' on communities affected by migration crisis in Libya - UN agency chief New York, Mar 24 : The top United Nations migration official is visiting Tripoli to discuss the complex migration and displacement situation with hopes of shoring up technical support to foster a stable environment. Libya, once a booming economy which many hopeful migrants viewed as a prized destination, is on Thursday a country beset by a grave security situation, a collapsing economy and virtually no service provision which is worsening an increasingly complex migration situation, said William Lacy Swing, Director General of the International Organization for Migration in a press statement.

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  20. We can no longer turn our backs' on communities affected by migration ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | United Nations

    IOM Director General William Lacy Swing speaks to migrants at a detention centre in Tripoli, Libya on 22 March 2017. Photo: IOM/Leonard Doyle 23 March 2017 – The top United Nations migration official is visiting Tripoli to discuss the complex migration and displacement situation with hopes of shoring up technical support to foster a stable environment.

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