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3 hrs ago | Sofia News Agency

Bulgaria Evacuates Embassy Staff From Libya

Smoke, believed to come from explosions near Tripoli International Airport, rises in the sky over the Libyan capital.

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8 hrs ago | The Daily Star

Temporary cease-fire in Tripoli as diplomats flee Libya chaos

A general view shows fire burning at a fuel depot near the airport road in Tripoli July 29, 2014.

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9 hrs ago | KRVN-AM Lexington

Militias Creating Havoc in Libya

Libya has descended into chaos as armed militias fight for control of the embattled country.

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13 hrs ago | The Bennington Banner

Libyan official: Assailants abduct, free lawmaker

A Libyan security official says assailants abducted a lawmaker and former prime minister from his home in the capital, Tripoli, but released him hours later.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Channelnewsasia.com

Islamist groups seize key Benghazi army base as Tripoli fire rages

Islamist groups seized the headquarters of the Libyan army's special forces in Libya's second city Benghazi after days of fighting, as a huge blaze raged at a fuel depot near the capital's airport.

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In-depth Africa

8 Sudanese nationals killed, 2 injured in Libya's Tripoli clashes

The Sudanese embassy in Tripoli said that eight Sudanese nationals were killed and two others injured in clashes between armed militias which took place in Al-Karimea neighbourhood in the Libyan capital.

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The Atlantic

Did the War in Libya Prove Hawks Right or Wrong?

Two years ago, interventionists prematurely declared victory. The real lesson is that the unintended consequences of military action are nearly impossible to predict.

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Related Topix: NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), World News

PanArmenian Network

Fresh clashes in Libya leave at least 30 dead

PanARMENIAN.Net - At least 30 people were killed overnight and Tuesday, July 29 morning in Libya's eastern city of Benghazi during heavy clashes involving war planes and rockets between government special forces and Islamist fighters, medical sources said, according to Reuters.

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Examiner.com

Exhaling in the Clinton camp

As Hillary Clinton finishes her "book" tour, she will have another reason to smile as she heads to the bank to make some deposits.

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Russia Taday

a Libya is now officially a failed state

It is failed in the sense that it does not have a cohesive central government whose writ runs to every part of the country.

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Related Topix: Hosni Mubarak, Mohamed Hosni Mubarak, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), World News, Opinion

Canada.com

Canada withdraws consular staff from Libya as violence plagues country

The Canadian government is temporarily suspending its consular operations in the Libyan capital of Tripoli and pulling out all staff.

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The Globe and Mail

Canada pulling diplomats from Tripoli as Libya conflict rages

Black smoke billows over the skyline as a fire at the Tripoli airport oil depot rages out of control on July 28, 2014.

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Juan Cole

Unlike Iraq, Iran, Libya, N. Korea, Israel has Impunity from Defying UNSC

The United Nations Security Council is theoretically a sort of sovereign in international law.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Telegraph

Diplomats flee Libya chaos

A plume of smoke rises in the sky after a rocket hit a fuel storage tank near the airport in Tripoli.

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ABC15.com

Embassy exit shows how chaotic Libya has become

Three years ago, Libyans were celebrating the overthrow of their longtime dictator Muammar Gaddafi.

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News Max

LIGNET's Fleitz: No End In Sight For Violence in Libya

Violence has escalated in Libya as rival factions fight for control of the weakened country following the overthrow of Moammar Gadhafi in 2011, and LIGNET's chief analyst Fred Fleitz says to expect the chaos to continue .

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In-depth Africa

Creating Stability and Lasting Peace in Libya

By Dr. David Leffler In June 2014, Libya held its second election since Col. Gaddafi's overthrow, but the hoped-for stability is still elusive.

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Cybercast News Service

Obama Adviser Appears to Blame Gaddafi for Mayhem in Libya

The U.S. evacuated its embassy in Tripoli, Libya on Saturday -- removing even the Marines who were guarding it -- because of "violence and instability in the area," Deputy National Security Adviser Ben Rhodes told CNN's "State of the Union" with Candy Crowley on Sunday.

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Related Topix: Africa, World News, Libya, Libya Travel, Africa Travel, Travel, US Military, US Marine Corps, Senator Chuck Schumer, US News, US Senate, US Politics

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Washington Times

Libya now nation at risk with weak U.S. influence

With violence spreading across Libya and the U.S. Embassy closing in Tripoli, Republican lawmakers over the weekend blasted the Obama administration for failing to stop yet another troubled Middle Eastern nation from descending into complete chaos, and even some Democrats conceded that America's influence in the world has waned considerably.

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Russia Taday

Over 50 dead in Tripoli airport battle as foreigners leave collapsing Libya

Black plumes of smoke is seen in the vicinity of Camp Thunderbolt, after clashes between militants, former rebel fighters and government forces in Benghazi July 26, 2014.

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