Libya Newswire (Page 10)

Libya Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Libya. (Page 10)

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  1. Libya's internationally backed government conducts domestic airstrikes against DaeshRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Al Bawaba

    A file picture taken on March 30, 2011 during a refueling operation above the Mediterranean sea as part of military actions over Libya. Libya's Tobruk-based internationally recognized government conducted airstrikes against Daesh militants in the eastern city of Derna, Reuters reports.

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  2. Libya's official government conducts air strikes on militants in eastern cityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | The Daily Star

    A hole is seen in the ground after a rocket hit a medical center on Friday, killing three people, medics said, in eastern Benghazi, Libya May 1, 2015. Picture taken May 1, 2015.

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  3. Italy rescues 600 migrants from MediterraneanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | Al Jazeera

    ... a special meeting to discuss ways to address the crisis. More than 1,750 migrants have perished in the waters between Libya and Italy since the start of this year. We speak to a Somali who says he is on a migrant vessel in the Mediterranean with 100 ...

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  4. Mediterranean migrants rescued from rubber dinghy as dozens die in journeyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | Daily Mail

    A desperate climb to safety: Watch dramatic rescue of migrants found floating on rubber dinghy in Med as dozens die in new tragedy A harrowing new video has emerged showing dozens of migrants being rescued off the Italian coast after making the dangerous journey across the Mediterranean from Libya. One by one, drenched migrants disembarked their rubber dinghy and climbed a precarious rope ladder onto an Italian cargo ship, the footage from May 3 shows.

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  5. Libya's internationally recognized parliament approves UN peace planRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | Al Bawaba

    UN special envoy to Libya Bernardino Leon attends a meeting with members of the Libyan General National Congress, the parallel parliament backed by the Fajr Libya militants, on March 2, 2015 in Tripoli. Libya's internationally-recognized parliament has preliminarily approved a draft UN accord aimed at ending the country's political crisis.

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  6. Libyan fighter jets pound Daesh targets in DernaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | Al Bawaba

    ... Tripoli-based Islamist-dominated parliament, the General National Congress (GNC) and its self-appointed cabinet. Libya currently has two governments along with their allied parliaments. The House of Representatives, a rival to the GNC, and its ...

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  7. ANKARA: Seven World Capitals Now Without Turkish AmbassadorsRead the original story

    May 4, 2015 | Groong

    SEVEN WORLD CAPITALS NOW WITHOUT TURKISH AMBASSADORS Hurriyet, Turkey April 24 2015 After recalling its ambassador to Austria on April 22, Turkey has now recalled seven ambassadors to Ankara over the last few years for various reasons, including bilateral political strain or security concerns in those foreign capitals. Currently, Turkey has no ambassadors in Syria, Egypt, Israel, Libya, Yemen and the Vatican, in addition to Austria, as bilateral relations between Ankara and the aforementioned countries have become strained or due to security concerns over the past five years.

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  8. On Native GroundIS the 2012 Election the Last Gasp of White Male Privilege?Read the original story

    May 4, 2015 | American Reporter

    As a onetime foreign correspondent who wrote from places like Northern Ireland, Iran, Pakistan, India, Vietnam and the Philippines, I see the riots in Cairo, the assassination in Benghazi and the friction in U.S-Israeli relations as part of one picture: a portrait of the Middle Eastern world preparing for war between Iran and Israel. There is no glue between the events in Libya and Egypt, and today's demonstrations in Yemen, Morocco, Sudan, Iraq, Iran and Tunisia, except a deluded Israeli-American's amateurish, offensive film about the Prophet Mohammad - in one scene the director has the Prophet put his head between a woman's legs to see for himself there is no "devil" there.

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  9. .com | Up to 7 000 migrants held in LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | News24

    Thousands of illegal migrants who have tried to reach Europe from conflict-plagued Libya are being held in detention centres in the North African country, an official said on Monday. Most are Africans intercepted off Libyan shores or inside the country as they prepared to board boats for Europe, Mohammed Abdelsalam al-Kuwiri said.

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  10. Clashes between Libya Dawn militias and National Army continueRead the original story

    May 4, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    Fighters of the Islamist armed coalition Libya Dawn combat at the front line near al-Aqrabiyah, Libya, on May 4, 2015. Clashes erupted on Monday between Libya Dawn militias and the Libyan National Army around al-Aqrabiyah, a town some 170 kilometers west of the capital Tripoli.

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  11. Italy: At least 10 migrants found dead in sea off LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2015 | Newsday

    ... joined forces to rescue migrants in at least 16 boats Sunday, saving hundreds of them and recovering 10 bodies off Libya's coast, as smugglers took advantage of calm seas to send packed vessels across the Mediterranean. The Italian Coast Guard said ...

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  12. Up to 7,000 migrants held in Libya, says officialRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | The Peninsula

    Thousands of illegal migrants who have tried to reach Europe from conflict-plagued Libya are being held in detention centres in the North African country, an official said on Monday. Most are Africans intercepted off Libyan shores or inside the country as they prepared to board boats for Europe, Mohammed Abdelsalam al-Kuwiri said.

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  13. Italy says 10 migrants die, 5,800 rescued in ongoing missionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | Vallejo News

    Nearly 5,800 migrants were plucked from boats off the coast of Libya and 10 bodies were recovered in less than 48 hours, Italy's coast guard said, in one of the biggest rescue operations this year. Two weeks after nearly 900 boat people drowned in the worst Mediterranean shipwreck in living memory, the flow of people desperate to reach a better life in Europe has accelerated as people smugglers take advantage of calmer seas.

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  14. Libya's foreign reserves fell by a quarter last yearRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | The Daily Star

    TRIPOLI/CAIRO: Libya burned through more than a quarter of its foreign currency reserves in 2014 to offset a fall in vital oil revenues and keep the country running, official data showed Monday. Central bank forex reserves were $76.6 billion at the end of 2014 compared with $105.9 billion a year earlier, the Tripoli-based Libyan Audit Bureau said.

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  15. Christie might not be the only one to get knocked out by scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Then-Secretary of State Hillary 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. It is not unreasonable to ask why the George Washington Bridge scandal has nearly put a stake through New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's presidential aspirations while Hillary Clinton rolls on despite failure to abide by a conflicts-of-interest agreement and the cesspool of speaking fees and Clinton Foundation donations that raise serious concerns about corruption.

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    May 4, 2015 | Manila Bulletin

    ... zones which are tax exempt. (Jun Ramirez) The Philippines will welcome back at least 79 Filipino repatriates from Libya and Syria this week as the massive repatriation efforts of the government continue in the two trouble-infested countries. ...

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  17. .com | 5 TV crew members found dead in LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | News24

    Five crew members from a private Libyan TV network were found dead on Monday, eight months after they were abducted in eastern Libya, a government spokesman said. Spokesperson Hatem al-Aribi told The Associated Press that the bodies were found near the eastern city of Bayda - the temporary home of Libya's internationally-recognised government.

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  18. Mediterranean migrant trafficking a study in cash handoffs, extortionRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2015 | The Japan Times

    Silla Zelia, 23, an asylum seeker from Cote d'Ivoire, watches a soccer match April 21 at the Mineo holding center in Sicily. The odyssey often begins in an Eritrean refugee camp in Sudan where smugglers offer a deal too good to refuse: transport to Libya and the chance of a boat trip to Europe, sometimes with no money down.

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  19. Army Official: Islamic State Kills 5 Journalists Working for Libyan TV StationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... route took them through Derna, a militant Islamist hotspot. Faraj al-Barassi, a district army commander in eastern Libya, said militants loyal to Islamic State were responsible for killing the journalists, whose bodies were found outside the eastern ...

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  20. Islamic State kills five journalists working for Libyan TV stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Daily Times

    ... route took them through Derna, a militant Islamist hotspot. Faraj al-Barassi, a district army commander in eastern Libya, said militants loyal to Islamic State were responsible for killing the journalists, whose bodies were found outside the eastern ...

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