Muammar Gaddafi Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. .com | Libya government forces overrun Tripoli militia HQRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | News24

    Forces loyal to Libya's UN-backed unity government overran the headquarters of a rival militia on Wednesday as artillery exchanges rocked the capital for a third day, a security source said. Libya has experienced years of violence and lawlessness since the Nato-backed ouster of longtime dictator Muammar Gaddafi in 2011, with rival parliaments and governments trading barbs and militias fighting over territory and the country's vast oil wealth.

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  2. UN rights office urges protection of civilians in Libya conflictRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Jurist

    According to the UN, tensions have increased since the Libyan National Army and the Benghazi Defence Brigade clashed earlier this month. The fighting has led to accusations of targeting civilians, extrajudicial killings, torture and other crimes.

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  3. Moscow deploys military forces to western EgyptRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Al Bawaba

    ... country "does not become a breeding ground for terrorist recruits." Following the overthrow and killing of Muammar Gaddafi in 2011, an array of rivals has been vying for control of Libya. Adding to the chaos, Daesh also established a presence in the ...

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

    Mar 15, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    Violent clashes erupted in the Libyan capital Tripoli since early Tuesday morning and lasted to Wednesday morning between rival militias, according to witnesses. The fighting is between two militias loyal to the two rival governments in Tripoli: the UN-backed government of national accord and the deposed government of national salvation that is attempting to take over the city and get back to power.

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  5. EU urges Russia's man in Libya to give back portsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | EUobserver

    EU states and the US have urged a Russia-backed Libyan warlord to hand back oil ports, after a US warning that Russia was trying to do in Libya what it did in Syria. The British, French, Italian, and US ambassadors to Libya said oil facilities "belong to the Libyan people and must remain under the exclusive control" of central authorities.

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  6. .com | Libya strongman's forces say oil terminals recapturedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | News24

    Troops commanded by Libyan military strongman Khalifa Haftar announced the recapture Tuesday of two key oil installations, as fighting raged in Tripoli where a rival government has struggled to assert its authority. Libya has experienced years of violence and lawlessness since the 2011 Nato-backed ouster of longtime dictator Muammar Gaddafi, with rival parliaments and governments trading barbs and militias fighting over territory and the country's vast oil wealth.

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  7. Hannibal Gaddafi still held Hostage as some Lebanese accused of demanding RansomRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2017 | OpEdNews

    As of this week, Hannibal Gaddafi, one of seven children of Muammar Gaddafi and his Widow Safia Farkash has spent without a scintilla of evidence that he violated any Lebanese law, nearly one and a half years wrongly incarcerated in a Beirut jail. The Lebanese government has rejected increased local and international demands that it provide a legal justification for Hannibal's continued imprisonment and violations of his basic human rights.

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  8. Haunting photoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Mohammed Mohiedin Anis, 70, smokes his pipe as he sits in his destroyed bedroom listening to music in Aleppo. It was a picture perfectly framed by a war: a 70-year-old man in socks and sandals, smoking a pipe beside an old record player, in the gray-dusted ruins of his bedroom in Aleppo.

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  9. Dem Ex-Rep: Wiretapping 'Does Happen,' Obama DNI Tapped MeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2017 | News Max

    Former Rep. Dennis Kucinich, D-Ohio, is lending his support to President Donald Trump's explosive allegation about getting wiretapped, asserting his congressional phone also was secretly tapped by the Obama administration. Kucinich was made aware of the recording by The Washington Times in 2015, two years after he left office, he wrote in a Fox News op-ed last week.

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  10. Libya's eastern parliament speaker says Russia offered aid16 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2017 | India.com

    The speaker of the parliament based in the eastern part of Libya said that Russia has promised military assistance. House of Representatives President Agila Saleh told Russia's state RIA Novosti news agency that authorities in the east have asked Moscow to help train army personnel and repair military equipment.

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  11. .com | Libya's eastern parliament quits UN peace deal with TripoliRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | News24

    Libya's eastern parliament voted on Tuesday to withdraw its support for a United Nations peace deal and Government of National Accord, stoking concerns that recent violence in the fractured country could escalate. Abdullah Ablaihig, spokesperson for the Tobruk-based, internationally recognized House of Representatives, said the body voted to annul its previous acceptance of a presidential council and the UN-backed government currently led by Prime Minister Fayez al-Serraj in Tripoli.

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  12. Tobruk parliament 'halts dialogue with Tripoli'Read the original story

    Mar 7, 2017 | Nerve News

    Cairo, March 8 The Tobruk-based parliament in eastern Libya on Tuesday opted to suspend dialogue with the United Nations backed unity government of Fayez al-Seraj and the 2015 accord that created it, news site Al-Wasat reported. The move came after clashes between rival armed groups in recent days in Libya's oil crescent that were condemned by the US, France and Britain.

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  13. NATO allies fret over security of Libya's oilRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | UPI

    The escalation of violence in and around the oil installations of Libya are cause for growing international concern, a joint statement from NATO allies said. A joint statement from the French, British and U.S. ambassadors to Libya voiced strong condemnation over the escalation of violence that threatens Libyan oil and the associated infrastructure.

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  14. Libya militias who seized oil terminals aim to take BenghaziRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2017 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Authorities say two children suffered burn-type injuries to their mouths and throats after drinking what they believed to be apple juice at a Chinese buffet in Pennsylvania. Authorities say two children suffered burn-type injuries to their mouths and throats after drinking what they believed to be apple juice at a Chinese buffet in Pennsylvania.

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  15. Donald Trumpa s new immigration order: List of 6 Muslim countries banned; Iraq exempted 59 mins agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | India.com

    Washington DC, Mar 6: United States President Donald Trump signed a new immigration order on Monday, banning the entry of citizens from six Muslim majority countries, notably dropping Iraq from the revised immigration order. Donald Trump's original executive order created a lot of chaos and dissatisfaction among the masses and the order was blocked by a federal court.

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  16. Former GCHQ spy who claimed warnings were ignored before shooting of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | Mirror.co.uk

    A former spy who claimed warnings to "cover the streets with blood" were ignored before WPC Yvonne Fletcher was murdered, has been charged with harassing a police officer. Ex-British spy Michael Arnold, 59, was a technology officer at GCHQ when the 25-year-old officer was shot and killed outside the Libyan Embassy in 1984.

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  17. Egypt says Cairo initiative "historic chance" for Libya settlementRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    ... in Libya," said the military spokesperson. Following the ouster and killing of former Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi in 2011, Libyan factions engaged in a state of civil war that escalated in 2014 and resulted in splitting power between two rival ...

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  18. Nearly 1,300 rescued migrants arrive in Sicily over weekendRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2017 | Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

    Almost 1,300 migrants arrived in Sicily on rescue ships over the weekend after crossing the Mediterranean, while a 16-year-old boy died on one of the ships, Italy's Coast Guard said. Italy has seen migrants arriving by boat at a record-setting pace so far this year, with far more people braving the crossing from North Africa this year than in the previous three years, Italian figures showed on Friday.

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  19. PSL Final: Pakistan breaking barriers, winning heartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2017 | The Indian Express

    "THIS WAS a match between Pakistan and terrorism, and Pakistan has already won this match." For all the cricketing superstars that broke new barriers and descended at the Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore, it was singing sensation and composer of the Pakistan Super League theme Balle Balle, Shezhad Roy, who summed up the magnitude of elite cricket's return to Pakistan soil the best.

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  20. East Libyan Forces Resume Strikes Against Rivals Near Oil PortsRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2017 | Malaysian National News Agency

    East Libyan forces resumed air strikes against rival factions on Sunday as they tried to push them back from positions around the major oil terminals of Es Sider and Ras Lanuf, a military spokesman said. The eastern-based Libyan National Army is attempting to regain control of the ports after being forced to withdraw on Friday by an attack by the Benghazi Defence Brigades .

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