Libya Newswire (Page 10)

Libya Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. If Innocent, Najib Must Sue for Return of Missing Billions: Bribed...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Malaysia Chronicle

    ... insulted LIA's financial knowledge saying - "They are very unsophisticated - and anyone could Besides describing the Libya sovereign wealth fund as having "zero-level" financial sophistication, another Goldman executive wrote to a colleague that ...

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  2. Rescue at sea unites one migrant family, breaks up anotherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | The Chronicle-Telegram

    SICULIANA, Sicily - The metal fishing boat was packed full with more than 700 migrants on their way from Libya to Italy.

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  3. Urgency Expressed for Libya's Government to Work BetterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Voice of America

    Burnt cars are seen next to buildings damaged during clashes between military forces loyal to Libya's eastern government and the Shura Council of Libyan Revolutionaries, an alliance of former anti-Gadhafi rebels who have joined forces with the Islamist group Ansar al-Sharia, in Benghazi, April 24, 2016. Militias backing the U.N.-negotiated unity government in Libya are making progress on the battlefield against Islamic State militants, but the Government of National Accord is making little progress in establishing its authority in Libya's east.

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  4. Libya: Libya Must Have Functioning Government to End 'Tragic' Humanitarian SituationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    The top United Nations official for Libya today told the Security Council about the "tragic" humanitarian situation there, underlining that "personal tragedies and collective suffering" are the consequence of the continued lack of State authority in most parts of the North African country. "In the few weeks since the preparation of the report, over 6,000 families from Sirte alone have had to flee their homes to escape on-going clashes and military operations against Da'esh [also known as the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, or ISIL]," said Martin Kobler, the Special Representative of the Secretary-General and Head of the UN Support Mission in Libya .

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  5. Report: Media Give Gorilla Death 6 Times More Coverage Than Islamic State Beheadings of ChristiansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Breitbart.com

    A new study by the indefatigable Media Research Center has revealed that mainstream media devoted some six times as much air time to covering the recent death of Harambe the gorilla than they did to the gruesome Islamic State decapitation of 21 Coptic Christians on a Libyan beach last year. On Saturday, May 28, security officials shot a gorilla named Harambe to protect a three-year-old boy who had fallen into the animal's pen at the Cincinnati Zoo.

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  6. Migrant rescue at sea unites 1 family, breaks up anotherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | The Brownsville Herald

    The metal fishing boat was packed full with more than 700 migrants on their way from Libya to Italy. Samia Leila sat on one side, sandwiched between mostly young men.

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  7. Libya must have functioning government to end 'tragic'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    New York, June 7 : The top United Nations official for Libya on Monday told the Security Council about the "tragic" humanitarian situation there, underlining that "personal tragedies and collective suffering" are the consequence of the continued lack of State authority in most parts of the North African country. In the few weeks since the preparation of the report, over 6,000 families from Sirte alone have had to flee their homes to escape on-going clashes and military operations against Daesh [also known as the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, or ISIL], said Martin Kobler, the Special Representative of the Secretary-General and Head of the UN Support Mission in Libya .

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  8. Saif al-Islam Gadhafi Fast FactsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | CNN

    Education: El-Fateh University, Libya, Degree in architectural engineering, 1994; Imadec University, Vienna, Austria, M.B.A., 2000; London School of Economics, Ph.D., 2008 Wrote his Ph.D. thesis on "The Role of Civil Society in the Democratization of Global Governance Institutions." There are allegations that parts of the thesis were plagiarized.

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  9. EU urges UN resolution to halt illegal arms to Libya by seaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The European Union 's foreign policy chief urged the U.N. Security Council on Monday to adopt a resolution allowing the EU maritime force, charged with seizing migrant-smuggling vessels off Libya's coast, to help enforce an arms embargo on the North African nation. Federica Mogherini told the council that EU ships have saved thousands of lives and seized over 100 vessels and many traffickers.

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  10. Libya must have functioning government to end - tragic' humanitarian...Read the original story

    Jun 6, 2016 | 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/Manuel Elias 6 June 2016 – The top United Nations official for Libya today told the Security Council about the "tragic" humanitarian situation there, underlining that "personal tragedies and collective suffering" are the consequence of the continued lack of State authority in most parts of the North African country.

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  11. EU seeks UN backing to enforce Libya arms embargoRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2016 | EurActiv.com

    EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini asked the UN Security Council Monday to authorize the EU naval force in the Mediterranean to enforce the arms embargo on Libya. The appeal came as the 15-member council was considering a draft resolution that would allow Operation Sophia to intercept vessels suspected of transporting weapons to Libya.

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  12. Donald Trump says he made 'a lot of money' in deal with former Libyan dictator GadhafiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Donald Trump says he made "a lot of money" in a deal years ago with Moammar Gadhafi, despite suggesting at the time he had no idea the former Libyan dictator was involved in renting his suburban New York estate. "Don't forget, I'm the only one.

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  13. Greece Discovers Huge Quantity of Opiates, Investigates IS LinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | Voice of America

    Part of a haul of prescription drug Tramadol seized from a shipping container is displayed by police in Tripoli March 3, 2011. Greek authorities are investigating a possible Islamic State link behind the discovery of a huge quantity of synthetic opiates destined for Libya.

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  14. Wikileaks Reveals Hillary Email Involving 143 Tons Of Gold in Libyan Central BankRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | IndyMedia

    Sidney Blumenthal, paid 10,000 a month from the Clinton Foundation, encourages Hillary Clinton, more hawkish than Obama. He gives her ammunition for her campaign to bomb Libya and murder the socialist Qaddafi, known throughout subSaharan Africa as a benefactor of African blacks.

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  15. Number of migrant bodies found on Libyan coast rises to 133: Red CrescentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | Thanh Nein News

    Life jacket washed up on the shore are pictured near a route frequented by migrants trying to cross the Mediterranean, near the coastal town of Zuwara, west of Tripoli, Libya, June 4, 2016. The bodies of 133 migrants have washed up on the shore at the western Libyan city of Zuwara in recent days, the Red Crescent said on Sunday.

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  16. Number of migrant bodies found on Libyan coast rises to 133, says officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | The Globe and Mail

    Life jacket washed up on the shore are pictured near a route frequented by migrants trying to cross the Mediterranean, near the coastal town of Zuwara, west of Tripoli, Libya, June 4, 2016. Life jacket washed up on the shore are pictured near a route frequented by migrants trying to cross the Mediterranean, near the coastal town of Zuwara, west of Tripoli, Libya, June 4, 2016.

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  17. Number of migrant bodies found on Libyan coast rises to 133 - Red CrescentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | Channelnewsasia.com

    The bodies of 133 migrants have washed up on the shore at the western Libyan city of Zuwara in recent days, the Red Crescent said on Sunday. Life jacket washed up on the shore are pictured near a route frequented by migrants trying to cross the Mediterranean, near the coastal town of Zuwara, west of Tripoli, Libya, June 4, 2016.

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  18. Libya PM rules out international military interventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | Yahoo!

    The prime minister of Libya's UN-backed unity government has ruled out an international military intervention to fight the Islamic State group, which has had a growing presence in the country since 2014. Some 25 nations including the United States and Russia agreed last month to help Libya arm itself against the jihadists, but Prime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj told French newspaper Journal du Dimanche he would not allow foreign troops on the ground.

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  19. Libya's "Chaos Theory" Undercuts HillaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | OpEdNews

    The Obama administration is hoping that it can yet salvage Hillary Clinton's signature project as Secretary of State, the "regime change" in Libya, via a strategy of funneling Libya's fractious politicians and militias -- referred to by one U.S. official as chaotic water "droplets" -- into a U.S.-constructed "channel" built out of rewards and punishments. However, so far, the "unity government" -- selected by U.S. and United Nations officials -- has floundered as the leaders of two rival governments bristle at demands for their compliance and show little interest in being good little water "droplets" flowing through the Obama administration's "channel."

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  20. Libyan brigades capture air base from Islamic State south of Sirte: spokesmanRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2016 | Reuters

    Brigades aligned with Libya's U.N.-backed government said on Saturday they had captured Ghardabiya air base from Islamic State to the south of the militant group's stronghold of Sirte. Spokesman Mohamed al-Gasri said the capture of the base, about 20 km from the center of Sirte, was strategically significant since it cut off supply routes for Islamic State and "trapped them further" within the city.

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