Libya News



Channel: libya - Google News


The Guardian

Libya peace talks gain in urgency after Isis attack on Tripoli hotel
The Guardian
Libya has seen continual skirmishes between rival militias ever since the overthrow, backed by Nato air strikes, of Muammar Gaddafi in 2011. Those skirmishes turned into civil war last summer after national elections for the house of representatives ...
UN says plans future Libya talks within countryReuters
Fighting for the spoils of Libya's revolutionBBC News
American killed in Libya was former Marine turned contractorWAVY-TV
Times LIVE
all 254 news articles »

Heavy.com

David Berry, Former Marine Killed in Libya: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know
Heavy.com
Former U.S. Marine David Berry (inset) has been killed in a terror attack at the Corinthia Hotel in Libya. This image grab from an AFPTV video shows smoke rising outside the hotel from a car bomb designed to kill or injure victims fleeing the attack.
Father of American killed in Libya says son was a patriotCNN
Marine Corps Veteran David Berry Killed in Libya Hotel Terror AttackNBCNews.com
Libya hotel attack signals growing reach of Islamic StateUSA TODAY
CNN International -Wall Street Journal -New York Times
all 1,654 news articles »

Washington Post

Security contractor David Berry, killed in Libya, leaves a legacy of US ...
Washington Post
Berry, 33, was killed in an attack by militants on the luxury Corinthia Hotel in Libya's capital on Tuesday. A private security contractor, he was a Marine Corps veteran who had served in Special Operations units and performed counterintelligence. He ...
Virginia CEO IDs American killed in Libya as contract workerUSA TODAY
David Berry update: American killed in Libya from Sierra Vista, ArizonaABC15 Arizona
David Berry identified as American killed in attack on Tripoli hotelDaily Mail

all 121 news articles »

Washington Times

Hillary Clinton undercut on Libya war by Pentagon and Congress, secret tapes ...
Washington Times
Top Pentagon officials and a senior Democrat in Congress so distrusted Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton's 2011 march to war in Libya that they opened their own diplomatic channels with the Gadhafi regime in an effort to halt the escalating ...
Secret recordings show US military distrusted Hillary Clinton on LibyaDaily Mail
Audio recordings undermine Hillary Clinton on LibyaAmerican Thinker (blog)
Report: Pentagon officials opened back-channels with Qaddafi regime to slow ...Fox News

all 8 news articles »

Tug-of-War Among Islamists Behind Libya Hotel Attack: Experts
NDTV
Cairo: A bitter tug-of-war between Islamists vying for power and influence was behind this week's deadly assault on a top Libyan hotel that was claimed by the Islamic State group, experts say. Gunmen on Tuesday stormed the luxurious Corinthia Hotel ...


Eyewitness News

Amnesty calls for UN sanctions, war crimes probe in Libya
Eyewitness News
TRIPOLI - Rights group Amnesty International has called for targeted UN sanctions and investigations into possible war crimes in Libya to end a cycle of abductions and summary killings by rival armed factions. An Amnesty report released on Wednesday ...
Amnesty calls for UN sanctions, ICC prosecutions in LibyaJURIST

all 33 news articles »

Irish Times

Libya's turmoil spreads to Misrata shipping and industrial hub
Irish Times
A power struggle between two rival governments that threatens to tear Libya apart has started to take its toll on Misrata, an important shipping and industrial hub that had shrugged off the turmoil until now. Production at the country's biggest steel ...


BBC News

Will this general be Libya's new leader?
BBC News
He backs the internationally recognised government in the East and the airstrikes conducted by his military have proved decisive. BBC Arabic's Feras Kilani met him in his base in Eastern Libya. The producer for this piece was Ben Allen, and the ...

and more »

Al-Arabiya

No military solution to Libyan crisis: African Union
Al-Arabiya
?The only solution to bring an end to the current crisis in Libya is a political settlement,? Libyan Foreign Minister Mohamed Dayri said after meeting with the AU's International Contact Group for Libya, ahead of a summit Friday of the continent's ...
No Military Solution to Libyan Crisis, Says CherguiAllAfrica.com
AU backs political solution for Libyamagharebia.com

all 13 news articles »

Al-Arabiya

Jobless and desperate, Egyptians risk all in perilous Libya
Al-Arabiya
Aziza Younan, mother of Abanob Ayyad, one of 27 Egyptian Coptic Christian workers kidnapped in the Libyan city of Sirte, sits on a bed at the family's house in Al-Our village, in Minya governorate, south of Cairo, January 21, 2015. (Reuters) ...
Egypt's Unemployed Seeking Opportunities In LibyaCHANNELS TELEVISION
Livelihoods trump lawlessness: young working Egyptians risk everything in LibyaAl-Bawaba

all 54 news articles »

Tripoli News

Channel: tripoli - Google News


The Guardian

Libya peace talks gain in urgency after Isis attack on Tripoli hotel
The Guardian
Islamists and their allies reacted to the defeat by declaring parliament void, forming the Libya Dawn militia alliance and seizing Tripoli. The newly elected parliament fled to the eastern town of Tobruk and the two sides, based at opposite ends of the ...
Attack in TripoliThe Economist
Tripoli rivals to join peace talks 'if held in Libya'Zee News
Libyan group loyal to ISIS claims Tripoli hotel attackThe Daily Star
CTV News -Malta Independent Online
all 254 news articles »

Fox News

Libyan carrier halts flights after crew killed in Tripoli hotel attack
Reuters
On Tuesday, gunmen stormed the luxury Corinthia hotel, one of the last large hotels in Tripoli still open, killing around nine people, among them five foreigners. "Buraq Airlines informs that all flights will be halted in the next two days due to ...
Father of American killed in Libya says son was a patriotCNN
What Today's Bloody Attack in Tripoli Means for LibyaForeign Policy (blog)
Libyan ISIS group claims responsibility for Tripoli hotel attackFox News
ABC Online -Newsweek
all 1,654 news articles »

ABC News

American Among Dead in Tripoli, Libya, Hotel Attack
ABC News
Several gunmen wearing ski masks stormed the Corinthia Hotel, a hotel popular with western diplomats and journalists in Libya's capitol, Tripoli, taking a number of hostages and leaving at least eight dead, including an American, four other foreigners ...


New York Times (blog)

Walkabout: Tourism in Tripoli Creates Optimism
New York Times (blog)
Renewed Hope While foreign visitors have largely avoided the northern Lebanese city of Tripoli as violence has risen over the outbreak of the Syrian civil war, smaller groups of tourists have decided to explore the historic city, much to delight of ...


euronews

American contractor among nine dead in Tripoli five-star hotel blast
euronews
Tripoli's prime minister, who was a guest at the hotel at the time of the assault, was rescued without injury. A militant group linked with ISIL militants has claimed responsibility for the assault as revenge for the death of a suspected Libyan al ...
David Berry identified as American killed in attack on Tripoli hotelDaily Mail

all 121 news articles »

The National

Former US marine died in gun battle with Tripoli hotel attackers
The National
GENEVA // Fresh details of the brutal attack by militants on Tripoli's most luxurious hotel emerged on Wednesday as UN mediators continued talks with Libyan delegates at a peace conference in Geneva. At least 10 people died when three gunmen fought ...


The Idaho Statesman

Tourists give hope to residents of battered Lebanese city
The Idaho Statesman
In this Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015 photo, a tourist takes a photograph with her phone, during a day trip to the northern city of Tripoli, Lebanon. As the tour group made its way through the narrow alleys of the seaside city of Tripoli, marveling at its ...
Lebanon's Tripoli, battered by years of unrest, welcomes a rare tour group to ...Winnipeg Free Press

all 51 news articles »

The Sudbury Star

At least eight dead as gunmen storm hotel in Tripoli
The Sudbury Star
Security forces surround Corinthia hotel after a car bomb in Tripoli January 27, 2015. Gunmen attacked the hotel in Tripoli on Tuesday where government representatives and foreign delegations often stay, killing three security guards and probably ...


Fox News

Libyan Islamic State group affiliate claims Tripoli hotel attack that killed ...
Fox News
FILE - In this file image made from video posted by a Libyan blogger, the Cortinthia Hotel is seen under attack in Tripoli, Libya, Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015. The blogger, @AliTweel, captured the moments shortly after the blast, when flames rose up from ...


Algeria 'Strongly' Condemns Attack On Hotel in Tripoli
AllAfrica.com
Algiers ? Algeria has "strongly" condemned the attack committed Tuesday against a hotel in the Libyan capital Tripoli, killing at least 11 people. "We condemn in the strongest terms this terrorist attack against a hotel in Tripoli which killed ...

Benghazi News

Channel: Benghazi - Google News


CNN

Congressman: Hillary Clinton agrees to testify to House's Benghazi panel
CNN
The attack has remained a political issue for Clinton, who was secretary of state at the time, since 2012. As the former first lady eyes a potential presidential bid, a number of Republicans have signaled that Benghazi will be a main line of attack ...
Congressman Blows A Hole In Attkisson's Benghazi Documents "Bombshell"Media Matters for America (blog)
Benghazi panel blows its coolPolitico
Partisan attacks erupt during Benghazi hearingUSA TODAY
Breitbart News -Mother Jones
all 281 news articles »

BBC News

Inside Benghazi: BBC goes inside city torn apart
BBC News
... Tripoli is now controlled by a coalition of militias - which have set up a rival power base. Pro-government forces are now confined to the East - but even there, they face battles with militants. The BBC's Feras Killani reports from Libya's second ...
Libya attack shows Islamic State's reachAlbany Times Union
Wife of Japanese hostage pleads with Islamic State1:25NEWS.com.au
GNC now say yes to dialogue but sets heavy conditionsLibya Herald
The Economist -Reuters
all 255 news articles »

MSNBC

Why Hillary Clinton's Benghazi testimony would make history
MSNBC
Hillary Clinton won't be the first presumed presidential candidate to be dragged before a congressional committee if and when she testifies before the House Select Committee on Benghazi, but she won't be far from it. ?We'd put it in the rare, but not ...
State Dept. officials meet with House Benghazi panelYahoo News
Trey Gowdy threatens to subpoena State Dept. officials over BenghaziTheBlaze.com (blog)
Can Hillary's hopes survive Benghazi?Investor's Business Daily

all 159 news articles »

Benghazi is small potatoes
Washington Post (blog)
Here is a proposal: Agree to shut down the Benghazi committee and instead call for a joint House and Senate select committee on the massive failure to take seriously the jihadist threat; the lack of an appropriate policy commensurate with the threat we ...


Daily Beast

Benghazi to Hillary: I Can?t Quit You
Daily Beast
Democrats on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, before which Clinton testified about the 2012 attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi and the Obama administration's response to it, have been ready to move on. Sen. Chris Coons of Delaware said he ...

and more »

Media Matters for America (blog)

Karl Rove Compares Attacking Hillary Clinton Over Benghazi To Birtherism
Media Matters for America (blog)
Fox News contributor Karl Rove is warning Republicans that former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton might be "happy" to get criticized over Benghazi, comparing it to how President Obama supposedly "loved" birther attacks. Rove's declaration comes ...
Here's what's trending: New lawsuit against Obama; Clinton to testify on ...AL.com

all 6 news articles »

Yahoo News

Hillary Clinton agrees to testify on Benghazi, panel's ranking Dem says
Yahoo News
?Hillary Clinton got cable after cable to protect the consulate in Benghazi. And what did she do? Nothing,? Paul said during a speech in Reno, Nevada. ?I say, Hillary Clinton's behavior of not providing adequate support should absolutely preclude her ...


Fox Host Revives Attkisson's Repeatedly Debunked Benghazi "Bombshell"
Media Matters for America (blog)
Fox host Martha MacCallum rehashed Benghazi hoaxster Sharyl Attkisson's repeatedly debunked allegation that Hillary Clinton's State Department staff had "sifted through" and removed damaging Benghazi documents before turning them over to ...


Politico

Bickering continues on Benghazi panel
Politico
Democrats and Republicans on the House committee investigating the 2012 terrorist attacks in Benghazi are continuing to clash over Chairman Trey Gowdy's vision for the panel. The South Carolina Republican on Wednesday informed Maryland Rep.


WND.com

Judicial Watch obtains 'smoking gun' Benghazi documents
WND.com
NEW YORK ? Documents obtained Monday through a federal court order show State Department officials disseminated the false story that the 2012 Benghazi attack that killed a U.S. ambassador was nothing more than the violent escalation of a ...

and more »