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

5 hrs ago | The Daily Star

Libyan protesters shut down Brega oil port

The protesters at Brega are members of the Petroleum Facilities Guards, a force made up mainly of former militia fighters who helped oust Moammar Gadhafi in 2011.

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Related Topix: Africa, World News, Muammar Gaddafi (Gadhafi)

7 hrs ago | NWAonline

Israelis fire into Lebanon after attack

Lebanese army experts in the southern Lebanese village of Al-Mari dismantle two rockets that were discovered ready to be fired into northern Israel.

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10 hrs ago | WHAS11

Fog of war in Benghazi hampered military response

The military might have been able to prevent two of the four U.S. deaths in Benghazi if commanders had known more about the intensity of the sporadic gunfire directed at the CIA installation where Americans had taken refuge and had pressed to get a rescue team there faster, according to senior military leaders.

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Related Topix: Africa, US Military, US Army

10 hrs ago | Sunherald.com

Fog of war in Benghazi hampered military response

In this Sept. 14, 2012 file photo shows Libyan military guards check one of the U.S. consulate's burned buildings in Benghazi, after a deadly attack on Tuesday, Sept.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Air & Space

Above & Beyond: Take a Left at Portugal

Operation El Dorado Canyon, the 1986 U.S. bombing raid against Libya, began for me with a phone call at noon on Sunday, April 13. I was a U.S. fighter pilot flying General Dynamics F-111F Aardvarks out of Royal Air Force Lakenheath in Britain.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, US Military, US Air Force, US Navy

National Review Online

Brothers, Bombs, Jokes . . .

What about the bombs raining on his brothers in Israel? Who is Erdogan's family, exactly? We know it extends beyond his fellow Turks to Arabs.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, US Politics, John Kerry, US News, US Senate, Democrat

Lucianne.com

Next 25 Articles

With the crisis in the Middle East escalating as Israel and Hamas continue to exchange missile fire, renewed attention has come to IsraelA s defense system, the Iron Dome.

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Related Topix: Strategic Defense Initiative, Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Ernest Istook, World News, Africa, Illegal Immigration, Barack Obama

News Shopper

Terrifying backpacker tales from West Wickham traveller who was...

West Wickham author Paul Bellamy has travelled always seemed to be in the wrong place in the wrong time during his travels through 94 countries.

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Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

Cabinet approves closure of Kenyan embassy in Libya

The Cabinet has approved the closure of the Kenyan embassy in Tripoli, Libya citing political instability in the north African nation.

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KMPH-TV Fresno

Officers say no 'stand-down order' for Benghazi

14, 2012, file photo shows Libyan military guards as they check one of the U.S. .

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, August, CA, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Daily Chronicle

Despite theory, no a stand downa order in Benghazi

Libyan military guards check one of the U.S. consulate's burned buildings after a deadly attack on Tuesday, Sept.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Darrell Issa

Al Bawaba

A glimpse of normalcy: how the restarting of the El-Sharara oil reignited hope for the Libyan economy

After that deal, shipments from Zueitina were delayed because of damage from the blockade, while Hariga has seen only a few tanker loadings.

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AlertNet

Libya prepares to move parliament to Benghazi

Libyan authorities signalled on Thursday they would press ahead with plans to move the country's parliament to the eastern port city of Benghazi despite a collapse in law and order there.

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Reuters

Libya prepares to move parliament to Benghazi

Libyan authorities signalled on Thursday they would press ahead with plans to move the country's parliament to the eastern port city of Benghazi despite a collapse in law and order there.

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Related Topix: Africa, World News, Muammar Gaddafi (Gadhafi)

Squamish Chief

US Military officers' testimony undermines Benghazi 'stand down' theory

This May 8, 2013, file photo shows House Oversight Committee Chairman Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Calif., left, confering with Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, right, on Capitol Hill in Washington, during a House Oversight Committee hearing about the deadly assault on the U.S. diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Darrell Issa, Representative Jason Chaffetz, World News, Africa

AllAfrica.com

Libya: Latest Boat Tragedy Off Libya Coast Spotlights Rising Mediterranean Death Toll - UN Agency

Search and rescue operations are ongoing for survivors following the latest boat accident in the Mediterranean, this one incident off the Libyan coast of Tripoli this past Sunday, according to the United Nations Refugee agency .

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Foreign Policy

Undoing the Resource Curse

At first glance, Libya's massive oil dependence looks like the country's biggest weakness.

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The Washington Post

APNewsBreak: Different attackers in Benghazi?

Newly revealed testimony from top military commanders involved in the U.S. response to the Benghazi attacks suggests that the perpetrators of a second, dawn attack on a CIA complex probably were different from those who penetrated the U.S. diplomatic mission the evening before and set it ablaze, killing Ambassador Chris Stevens and another ... (more)

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AlertNet

Libya's oil industry remains vulnerable to protests

Libya's oil industry hopes life will return to normal now that a wave of protests has ebbed, but it will take months to ramp up production and more unrest is in prospect as political chaos spreads in the North African country.

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Related Topix: Africa, World News, Muammar Gaddafi (Gadhafi)

ABS-CBN News

27 OFWs to arrive from Libya

MANILA The number of Filipino repatriates from Libya is set to increase with the arrival of 27 more overseas Filipino workers in Manila on Thursday afternoon.

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