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News on Libya continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

31 min ago | United Nations

Libya: Security Council condemns ongoing violence and its use to pursue political gains

Children play on a tank in the remains of what used to be Muammar Gaddafi's Bab-al-Azzizeya compound in Libya's capital, Tripoli .

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4 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

How the world's passenger planes traverse volatile hot spots

In Libya, militias armed with shoulder-launched missiles are battling for control of the country's main airport.

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9 hrs ago | Anna.aero

40-something Air Malta continues to focus on inbound leisure traffic; ...

To celebrate the airline's 40th birthday, Air Malta has painted one of its current aircraft in a retro colour scheme dating from its inception.

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13 hrs ago | CBS News

With focus on Ukraine and Gaza, Washington watches other crises simmer

The flash points around the world have left President Obama in a somewhat awkward position, as he attempts to continue with this normal schedule of promoting his domestic policy agenda and fundraising for Democrats.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Iraq, Africa

17 hrs ago | Israellycool

Two States For Two Peoples Is Dead

This is not Ben Gurion Airport. The remains of a burnt airplane is pictured at the Tripoli international airport in the Libyan capital on July 16, 2014 - Mahmud Turkia/AFP Yesterday a single, solitary Hamas rocket got through our multi layered defences and landed near our airport.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Marine News

Scorpio Tankers: Latest Financial & Ship Delivery News

Scorpio Tankers Inc. says it has updated its stock buyback program; lists its latest new vessel deliveries, and gives the release date of its second quarter 2014 earnings report.

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Foreign Policy

Libya's Islamists Go for Broke

On July 21, Libya's Higher National Elections Commission announced the results of the country's second parliamentary elections since the overthrow of the Qaddafi regime three years ago.

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Reuters

UPDATE 3-Suicide attack escalates Libya violence, oil output slips

A twin suicide bombing at a Libyan army base in Benghazi killed at least four solders in an escalation of clashes between Islamist militants and regular forces battling to oust them from the eastern city.

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Mashable

Tripoli Airport Is Now a Battleground in Libya

More than 40 people have been killed over the past week in Libya as rival militias fight for control of the country's largest airport in Tripoli, the capital.

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ABS-CBN News

DFA won't pay for repatriation of Pinoys' foreign spouses

MANILA The Department of Foreign Affairs have been receiving calls from families in the Philippines who want their relatives repatriated from Libya.

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National Public Radio

Violence Flares In Libya, Leaving Main Airport In Ruins

Militias in Libya spent the past week battling for control of the main airport in Tripoli, leaving much of it in ruins and dozens dead.

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The Washington Post

Brent Steady as Supply Seen Safe Amid Russia Standoff; WTI Falls

Brent swung between gains and losses amid speculation that supplies from Russia, the world's biggest energy exporter, will be unaffected by the downing of a Malaysian Air flight.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Uprisingradio.org

Vijay Prashad On Gaza's Bombardment and Libya's Civil War

At least 120 people were killed in air strikes over the weekend in the Gaza suburb of Shuja'iyya.

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PanArmenian Network

Fighting resumes at Libyan international airport

PanARMENIAN.Net - Rival militias are locked in battle at Libya's main international airport, with reports of at least four people killed in the fighting.

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Al Jazeera

Libyan army base targeted in Benghazi attack

At least seven people have been killed and 40 others wounded after assailants attacked an army base in the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi, residents and security sources say.

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KFVS12

Palace guards play 'Game of Thrones' theme

Pro-Moscow rebels piled nearly 200 bodies from the downed Malaysian jetliner into four refrigerated boxcars Sunday in eastern Ukraine, and cranes at the crash scene moved big chunks of the Boeing 777, drawing... A refrigerated train carrying Malaysia Airlines victims' bodies pulled away Monday from a rebel-held town in eastern Ukraine, one small ... (more)

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Nepalnews.com

Battle for Libya airport leaves at least 47 dead

Islamist-led militiamen have stepped up their assault on Libya's main airport, controlled by rival fighters, which the health ministry said Monday had left at least 47 dead in a week.

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The Independent

Former Libyan insurgent Abdul Hakim Belhaj torture and illegal...

Belhaj alleges that he and his wife were unlawfully abducted and taken back to face Colonel Muammar Gaddafi in a conspiracy involving British authorities Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.

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KXXV-TV Waco

Clashes between rival militias in Libya kill 47

A 15-year-old Palestinian-American from Florida who was taken into custody by Israeli security forces during a family visit to the Middle East says he was beaten and kicked so much he lost consciousness after the... A 15-year-old Palestinian-American from Florida who was taken into custody by Israeli security forces during a family visit to the ... (more)

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Sun-Star

DFA: - Libya not safe for Pinoys'

THE Department of Foreign Affairs strongly encouraged on Monday all Filipino nationals in Libya to return home as soon as possible, saying the North African country is no longer safe for them.

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