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Times of India

4 Indian Teachers Kidnapped in Libya, Allegedly by Islamic State
NDTV
The Indian government had in July last year issued an advisory asking its citizens to leave conflict-hit Libya. The fact that the Indians who have been kidnapped started working in the country a year ago suggested that they had ignored the warning ...
Four Indians kidnapped in Libya, ISIS hand suspected: ReportTimes of India
4 Indian Teachers Kidnapped In Libya: ReportsHuffington Post India
ISIS abducts teachers from Hyderabad, Karnataka in LibyaIndia Today
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CNN

Libyan symbol of freedom now facing years behind bars
CNN
(CNN) On a February evening last year, a Libyan woman confronted two patrons at the Bohemian Biergarten in downtown Boulder, Colorado. She poured her beer on one of the customers and later threw a glass at the other, leaving a bloody gash serious ...

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The Daily Star

Libya officials: Jihadis driving IS from eastern stronghold
Yahoo News
TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) ? A rival Libyan jihadi group has driven an Islamic State affiliate from most of its eastern stronghold of Darna, in fighting that killed 40 militants on both sides, officials said Thursday. They said that at least 27 IS fighters ...
Libya officials say jihadi offensive drives IS affiliate from most of eastern ...Fox News

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USNI News

US Navy Lessons from Libya Informed Australian EA-18G Growler Modifications
USNI News
The lessons learned from the U.S. Navy's strikes in Libya informed features on Australia's planned fleet of a dozen Boeing E/A-18G Growler electronic attack jets, U.S. Navy officials and the former head of the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF ...

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Fox News

Reported two-month gap in Clinton emails coincides with escalating Libya violence
Fox News
A reported two-month gap in emails from Hillary Clinton's private account during 2012 coincides with a period of escalating violence in Libya and the obtaining of a special exemption by her top aide, Huma Abedin, to work for both the State Department ...
Two-Month Gap in Hillary Clinton's Emails Reportedly Coincides with Escalating ...TheBlaze.com

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Libya Herald

BP takes major hit on Libyan investment
Libya Herald
Second only to the Macondo oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, which has cost BP $18.7 billion, Libya has been its biggest problem. The oilco returned to exploration and production in Libya in 2012, quietly mocking the pessimism of Royal Dutch Shell which ...


New York Times

Son of Muammar el-Qaddafi Sentenced to Death in Libya
New York Times
CAIRO ? A court in the Libyan capital, Tripoli, on Tuesday sentenced Seif al-Islam el-Qaddafi, a son of the former dictator Col. Muammar el-Qaddafi, to death in an act of retribution that had been the urgent demand of the millions of Libyans who rose ...
Saif al-Islam Gaddafi: Libya's failed reformereuronews
Gaddafi's son sentenced to death for crimes during 2011 uprising: LibyaFirstpost
Court to rule on Gaddafi's son in war-torn LibyaDeutsche Welle
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ABP Live

4 Indians kidnapped in Libya's 'Sirte'; suspicion on ISIS
ABP Live
New Delhi: Days after a report revealed that dreaded terror group ISIS was planning an attack against India, four Indians have been kidnapped by ISIS in Libya's Sirte city. According to Ministry of External Affairs sources, the Indians were employed ...

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Libya Uncertainty Plays Part in BP Profit Decline
Forbes
Adding to the host of challenges facing BP at the moment, the oil-giant faced a $600 million write-off in Libya this quarter, putting them on the way to a sharp decline in profits for the period. Libya has struggled to maintain stability in recent ...

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Libya Herald

IFES Libya round table with Libyan Disabled Peoples Organizations (DPOs) on ...
Libya Herald
The round table was organized as part of the technical assistance to Libya carried out by the International Foundation for the Electoral System (IFES), with the goal to assist civil society as well as the High National Electoral Commission (HNEC) in ...

Tripoli News

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Voice of America

Drama Helps Lebanese Bridge Tripoli's Divides
Voice of America
BEIRUT?. Young people from two warring districts in the Lebanese city of Tripoli are taking to the stage in a comedy inspired by their own lives, trying to turn their backs on old rivalries inflamed by Syria's civil war. "Love and War on the Rooftops ...

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BBC News

Uneasy calm hides turbulence in Tripoli
BBC News
The main airport has been destroyed, all the main embassies have been closed down, the big international hotels all stand empty. There are long and frequent power cuts. And yet Tripoli appears entirely calm. Cars choke the streets as they always have ...

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Thomas Jefferson and the Tripoli Pirates: The Forgotten War That Changed ...
Heritage.org
Brian Kilmeade and his co-author Don Yaeger return with another fascinating historical narrative. Like their bestseller George Washington's Secret Six, Thomas Jefferson and the Tripoli Pirates sheds light on a vitally important episode forgotten by ...


Middle East Eye

Death penalties handed to Gaddafi-era officials in Tripoli
Middle East Eye
TRIPOLI - The verdicts passed on Saif al-Islam Gaddafi and 36 Gaddafi-era officials in a Tripoli prison courtroom on Tuesday, read through swiftly by the presiding judge, were met initially with silence. As the reality of the sentences - including nine ...
Tripoli court sentences Gaddafi's son to deathXinhua
Gaddafi's son Saif al-Islam sentenced to death by court in LibyaThe Guardian
Libya trial: Gaddafi son sentenced to death over war crimesBBC News
Lexington Herald Leader
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Irish Times

LÉ Niamh rescues another 243 migrants near Tripoli
Irish Times
On Saturday the LÉ Niamh intercepted another wooden barge, 110km northwest of Tripoli. The barge was carrying 358 migrants. The ship then linked up with two Italian coastguard vessels 16km off the coast of the island of Lampedusa, where it took a ...
Irish Navy sailor plucks young migrant boy to safetyDaily Mail

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Tripoli Days kick off this weekend
Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
Music includes a street dance at the Hub with the band ?In A Moment's Notice? from 8 p.m. to midnight and a teen dance at Tripoli City Hall, beginning at 7 p.m.. Sunday's activities begin with a breakfast served by the Cub Scouts at city hall from 8:30 ...


Libya Herald

Qaddafi loyalists protest in Cairo against Tripoli death sentences
Libya Herald
Pro-Qaddafi demonstrators protested in Cairo today at the death sentences given yesterday to Saif Al-Islam, Abdullah Senussi and seven other leading former regime figures. Swathed in Qaddafi-era Green flags, the demonstrators gathered outside the UN ...

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Libya officials: Jihadis driving IS from eastern stronghold
SunHerald.com
TRIPOLI, Libya ? A rival Libyan jihadi group has driven an Islamic State affiliate from most of its eastern stronghold of Darna, in fighting that killed 40 militants on both sides, officials said Thursday. They said that at least 27 IS fighters were ...

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The Daily Star

Hand grenade targets vehicle of Lebanon Army warrant officer in Tripoli
The Daily Star
Unknown assailants hurl a homemade hand grenade at dawn Monday at the car of a Lebanese Army warrant officer in the neighborhood of Qobbeh in the northern city of Tripoli, a security source told The Daily Star. you've reached a subscriber-only article.


Wall Street Journal

Libyan Parties Reach Peace Deal Without Tripoli Government
Wall Street Journal
SKHIRAT, Morocco--Libyan political leaders reached a new version of a U.N.-brokered peace deal Saturday, putting pressure on the Tripoli leadership to sign on and build a unity government in hopes of ending the country's chaos. The Tripoli government ...
Libya: Warring factions sign Skhirat peace deal despite Tripoli government boycottInternational Business Times UK
Tripoli parliament stays away from signing of Libya peace agreementReuters UK

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Benghazi News

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Slate Magazine (blog)

Even the trailer for Michael Bay's Benghazi movie is patronizing and dishonest
Vox
This one is not about giant robots or fast-talking, street-wise cops, but rather about a real-life incident: the 2012 attacks on US diplomatic and intelligence facilities in Benghazi, Libya. Maybe it's unfair to prejudge 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers ...
Michael Bay's Benghazi Movie Now Has a Trailer, and It's IntenseSlate Magazine (blog)
Michael Bay's Benghazi movie: the curse of the blockbuster directors gone seriousThe Guardian (blog)
New Benghazi movie '13 Hours' has Hillary camp quaking; Dana Perino tells ...BizPac Review
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The Intercept - First Look Media

Via Michael Bay movie, Fox News gets more bites at Benghazi 'stand down' dispute
Washington Post (blog)
True to its Benghazi devotion, Fox News has repeatedly discussed the ?13 Hours? trailer over the past couple of days. The film is a Michael Bay-directed adaptation of the excellent book ?13 Hours: The Inside Account of What Really Happened in Benghazi? ...
Benghazi Film by Michael Bay Could Be Next ?American Sniper? But Let's Hope NotThe Intercept - First Look Media
Critics Hate Benghazi Film They Haven't SeenBloomberg View
Benghazi gets the Michael Bay treatment (VIDEO)Guns.com
BizPac Review
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ABC Online

Benghazi: Hillary Clinton to appear before US House committee in October over ...
ABC Online
Former secretary of state Hillary Clinton will testify before the US House of Representatives committee investigating the 2012 attacks in Benghazi, Libya, in October, the committee says. "Secretary Clinton's attorney, Mr David Kendall, late today ...
Clinton's congressional grilling on Benghazi set for Oct. 22Fox News Latino
New Report Confirms Findings Of Citizens' Commission On BenghaziWestern Journalism
Clinton will testify before Benghazi panel on Oct. 22Politico
Daily Mail -New York Times
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WND.com

Benghazi details found in Hillary Clinton's emails
WND.com
More details have emerged about emails from former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's private server, including that there was classified material from five different agencies and among the information were discussions about the situation in Benghazi ...
What's Missing from Hillary's Benghazi Emails Is More Telling Than What's ...IJ Review
Two month gap found in Clinton's Benghazi emails as White HouseDaily Mail

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Daily Caller

Carly Fiorina: The Benghazi 'Punch Didn't Get Thrown' In 2012
Daily Caller
Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina says the Benghazi ?punch? could have defeated President Obama in 2012, but it ?didn't get thrown.? ?We thought in 2012 that Benghazi was Obama's Achilles' heel,? the former Hewlett-Packard CEO said in a ...

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The Hill (blog)

Cruz says Bush, Romney afraid to talk tough over Iran, Benghazi
The Hill (blog)
"Part of the reason Mitt Romney got clobbered by Barack Obama is because we all remember that third debate where Barack Obama turned to Mitt and said, 'I said the Benghazi attack was terrorism and no one is more upset by Benghazi than I am,' " Cruz ...

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Libya Herald

Army struggling in Benghazi fighting
Libya Herald
The army is making slow progress in its assaults against the remaining Daesh positions in Benghazi. There have been airstrikes and heavy fighting in Sabri and Suq Al-Hoot today as troops try to winkle out militants who have clung on in the districts ...


Chicago Daily Herald

Clinton Benghazi hearing will put suburban lawmakers in spotlight
Chicago Daily Herald
The announcement this week that former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will appear before the congressional Benghazi committee this fall stands to put two local lawmakers at the center of an important hearing as the presidential race heats up. Of ...


NewsHounds (blog)

Fox News Licking Its Chops Over Upcoming Benghazi Movie
NewsHounds (blog)
Yup, Benghazi is going to be a movie and it's scheduled for release in January, 2016, right smack dab in the middle of the presidential campaign. What could be a better Christmas present for Fox News, other than a Bill Clinton sex tape? Megyn Kelly is ...


Voice of America

Suicide bomber, clashes kill 12 Libyan soldiers in Benghazi
Reuters Africa
A suicide bomber rammed a car laden with explosives into a group of soldiers during a street battle in the city centre near Benghazi's Mediterranean port, killing three soldiers and wounding eleven, medics said. Shortly afterwards, Islamist fighters ...
Libyan city Benghazi plunges into darkness as fighting hits power plants | ReutersFirstpost
Benghazi Plunges Into Darkness as Fighting Hits Power PlantsVoice of America

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