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Telegraph.co.uk
Is Libya a proxy war?
Washington Post (blog)
Recent reports of Egyptian military aircraft bombing Islamist militant positions in the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi have highlighted once more how the Mediterranean state has become a contested site of regional proxy wars. The projection of Middle ...
Libya has become the latest Isil conquestTelegraph.co.uk
Libya: Army Advances in BenghaziNew York Times
AP Interview: Libya FM Wants Tripoli NegotiationsABC News
CCTV-America
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Al-Arabiya
Libya's oil to flow despite struggle between rival governments
Reuters
Libya is divided between a rump state in the east, where Thinni's government and the elected parliament hold court, while Tripoli and central Libya are held by brigades allied to the western city of Misrata, which have taken control of the capital and ...
Libya orders army to advance on capitalAl-Arabiya
Libya: The war nobody can winAljazeera.com
Turkish envoy meets Libya's rival leader in TripoliDaily Sabah
Sky News
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Al-Arabiya
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
The projection of Middle Eastern rivalries onto Libya's fractured landscape has a long pedigree, dating back to the 2011 revolution and perhaps even further, when Moammar Gaddafi's propaganda apparatus portrayed the country as a plaything at the mercy ...
Fresh violence breaks out in Libya's BenghaziAl-Arabiya
Results of Western intervention in LibyaPress TV
Ansar al-Sharia leader 'almost certainly' killed in LibyaMiddle East Eye
magharebia.com
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Breitbart News
Report: Ottawa Shooter's Dad Appears to Have Been Rebel Fighter in Libya
Breitbart News
Moammar Gadhafi, The Washington Times mentioned a man named ?Bulgasem Zehaf? and described him as a native of the Zawiyah oil terminal in Libya "who recently returned to his home in Montreal after spending over a month in detention" where he ...
Ottawa gunman sought Libyan passport three weeks before attackThe Globe and Mail
Canadian Parliament killer has Libya linkWND.com
Ottawa Shooter's Father Could Have Fought Alongside Rebels in Libya in 2011 ...RIA Novosti
CBC.ca -Chattanooga Times Free Press -Haaretz
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Reuters
Libya parliament allies with renegade general, struggles to assert authority
Reuters
BENGHAZI Libya (Reuters) - Libya's beleaguered elected parliament has declared a formal alliance with a renegade former general, as it struggles to assert some authority in a country many fear is sliding into outright civil war. Three years after the ...
Libya After Qaddafi: The Unstable Terrorist Haven That America Has Mostly ...ThinkProgress
Three Years After Gadhafi's Death, Libya Slides Into Civil War As Death Toll ...International Business Times
Libya's govt says forces will retake capitalThe Daily Star
Yahoo News
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Aljazeera.com
Several dead in violence in Libya's Benghazi
Aljazeera.com
Clashes in Benghazi and a suicide attack at a security checkpoint east of the Libyan city have left at least 11 people dead, officials have said. The latest bloodshed brings the death toll to more than 100 people who have died in Benghazi, since ...

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Breitbart News
US Helping France Monitor Al-Qaeda Arms Shipments from Libya to Africa's ...
Breitbart News
U.S. intelligence is helping French forces monitor al-Qaeda weapons deliveries from Libya to the Sahel region in Africa. A top French military official, speaking on the condition of anonymity because he was not allowed to discuss the matter publicly ...
France moving troops toward Libyan borderPakistan Observer

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French Moving Troops Toward Libyan Border
ABC News
A French base will go up within weeks in a desert outpost 100 kilometers (60 miles) from the lawless Libyan border region overrun by Islamic militants, the official said on condition of anonymity because he wasn't authorized to speak publicly on the ...

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Aljazeera.com
How we are failing Libya
Aljazeera.com
Success was due to the fact that some seven months before on March 17, 2011, UN Security Council Resolution 1973 sanctioned the establishment of a no-fly zone and the use of "all means necessary" to protect civilians within Libya. It allowed Nato ...


CounterPunch
Gaddafi died 3 years ago. Would Libya be better off if he hadn't?
Washington Post (blog)
Three years ago, on Oct. 20, 2011, Muammar Gaddafi was killed. Exactly how is still a bit of a mystery: While the interim Libyan government initially said he was killed in an exchange of gunfire, other evidence suggested something else. His last record ...
The Descent of LibyaCounterPunch
Gaddafi cousin hopes to participate in Libyan peace talksReuters
Former Soviet Ambassador Doubts Stabilization in Libya in Near FutureRIA Novosti
Xinhua -RT
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Tripoli News

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Reuters
Lebanon army fights gunmen in Tripoli, six soldiers killed
Reuters
Tripoli has seen some of the worst spillover from the 3-1/2-year-old war in neighboring Syria, whose border is only about 30 km (20 miles) north up the coast from the ancient port city. Gun battles and bombings linked to the conflict have regularly ...
Lebanon troops, Islamists clash in historic Tripoli marketYahoo News
Lebanese army cracks down on 'ISIL suspects'Aljazeera.com
Army battles jihadists in n. Lebanon, 14 killedThe Daily Star
BBC News -Channel News Asia
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The Daily Star
Clashes erupt between Army, gunmen in Tripoli
The Daily Star
BEIRUT: Clashes erupted Friday night between the Army and gunmen in Lebanon's northern city of Tripoli, killing a militant leader and slightly wounding two soldiers, an security sources said. Security sources told The Daily Star that a shootout erupted ...

Lebanon army clashes with gunmen, kills two in Tripoli: sources
Reuters
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Lebanon's army clashed with Sunni Islamist gunmen in the northern city of Tripoli on Friday, killing at least two of the militants, security sources said. Tripoli has seen some of the worst spillover from Syria's 3-1/2 year conflict ...


The Daily Star
Lebanese Army vows to drive 'terrorists' out of Tripoli
The Daily Star
BEIRUT: The Lebanese Army vowed Saturday to drive out all terrorists from the northern city of Tripoli, the scene of raging gunbattles between soldiers and militants. ?The Army affirms that it will move forward with its military operations until all ...

Lebanon army fights gunmen in Tripoli, three soldiers killed
Reuters Africa
Soldiers exchanged heavy fire with the gunmen - whose exact affiliation was unclear - in the city of Tripoli in the morning and moved in on their positions in the afternoon, security sources said. Three soldiers were wounded in a nearby incident when ...


International Business Times
Two Killed, 23 Injured As Lebanese Army Attacks Islamist Gunmen In Tripoli
International Business Times
Government forces attacked Islamist gunmen who were hiding in the market of the northern Lebanese city of Tripoli Saturday, Agence France-Presse reported. One civilian and one gunman were killed, while 23 people were wounded during the clash.


Business Insider
Lebanon army attacks gunmen in historic Tripoli market
Business Insider
Tripoli (Lebanon) (AFP) - Lebanese troops attacked Islamist gunmen holed up in the historic market of the northern city of Tripoli Saturday, after deadly clashes rocked the longtime tourist attraction, an AFP correspondent reported. A gunman was killed ...

Lebanon army fights gunmen in Tripoli, two soldiers killed
Reuters
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Two Lebanese soldiers died from their wounds on Saturday as the army clashed with Islamist gunmen in the northern city of Tripoli for a second day, trying to uproot the militants from the Old City. Soldiers exchanged heavy fire with ...


The Daily Star
Hariri voices support for Army measures in Tripoli
The Daily Star
BEIRUT: Former Prime Minister Saad Hariri Saturday voiced his support for the Lebanese Army's measures in the northern city of Tripoli, holding contacts with officials to contain the situation. ?Hariri stressed his full support to the government, the ...


ABC News
AP Interview: Libya FM Wants Tripoli Negotiations
ABC News
Libya's newly appointed foreign minister said Thursday that he hopes to see a negotiated solution to the standoff in the capital, Tripoli, where Islamist-allied militias have taken over the city and forced out the elected lawmakers. The dramatic ...
Libya minister urges Tripoli talksIrish Independent

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Benghazi News

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Aljazeera.com
Libya: Army Advances in Benghazi
New York Times
The Libyan Army and its allies among local militias have taken control of one of the largest camps of Islamist forces in the eastern city of Benghazi, military officials said Friday. Gaining control of the camp, the first to be set up by the rebels who ...
Several dead in violence in Libya's BenghaziAljazeera.com
Libyan army claims control of large Islamist camp in BenghaziBuenos Aires Herald
Libyan army retakes Benghazi airport, city's largest militia baseMiddle East Eye
Fox News
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Conservative Media Use Benghazi Hoax To Attack Obama Over Canadian ...
Media Matters for America
Conservative media are invoking one of their favorite Benghazi hoaxes to accuse President Obama of reluctance to characterize the fatal shootings near Canadian Parliament as terrorism, despite the fact that Obama framed it in terms of "terrorism" the ...

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Al-Arabiya
Fresh violence breaks out in Libya's Benghazi
Al-Arabiya
The latest clashes are feared to lead to worsen Benghazi's death toll ? already standing at 110 since renegade general Khalifa Haftar launched on an assault last week supported by the army against the Islamist fighters who seized the capital Tripoli ...
Benghazi battle not over yetmagharebia.com
Ansar al-Sharia leader 'almost certainly' killed in LibyaMiddle East Eye
Libyan Army takes control of one of Islamist forces' largest ca...MaltaToday
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace -Press TV
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magharebia.com
In Benghazi, Libya's army liberates a ghost town
Reuters
The Benghazi clashes involving warplanes, tanks and artillery were among the worst since 2011. The violence has reinforced Western fears that Libya may be sliding into civil war as rival former rebel groups who helped topple Gaddafi use their heavy ...
Libyan army pounds terrorists in Benghazimagharebia.com
Violence in Libya's Benghazi Kills at Least 65Voice of America
Libya's persecuted people displaced againYahoo News

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New York Times
Holder Decision on Benghazi Case Reverberates
New York Times
WASHINGTON ? Hours after learning that the United States ambassador to Libya and three others had been killed in Benghazi, Libya, on Sept. 11, 2012, senior American officials held a secure videoconference call to discuss how to proceed in ...


World Magazine
Getting to the bottom of the Benghazi cover-up
World Magazine
While Benghazi may be absent from the headlines, the investigation into unanswered questions surrounding the 2012 terrorist attack in Libya is ongoing. The most recent revelations involve the possible withholdingof documents and evidence tampering at ...


BBC News
Libya's Benghazi sees battles for control
Aljazeera.com
Forces loyal to Khalifa Haftar, a former Libyan general, have relaunched a bid to reclaim Libya's second city Benghazi from Islamist fighters, amid reports of assistance from Egypt and support from Libya's recognised government. Sources told Al Jazeera ...
Libya turmoil: Benghazi hit by air strikes and clashesBBC News
Libya: 12 killed as army advances in BenghaziAl-Arabiya
Libyan MP says Egyptian planes strike Benghazi as Haftar mounts attackMiddle East Eye
Washington Post -Reuters
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Town Hall
Libyan Army Retakes Benghazi From Islamic Militants
Town Hall
North Korea-South Korea: The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) on Thursday repeated its call for the South Korean government to prevent activists from using large balloons to float anti-DPRK leaflets across the Demilitarized Zone into North ...

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RIA Novosti
Post-Benghazi Precautions for Diplomats Have US 'Caged Up': Career ...
RIA Novosti
MOSCOW, October 25 (RIA Novosti) - The security policy for American foreign service officers (FSOs) after the 2012 attack in Benghazi has US diplomats "caged up," US Career Ambassador Ryan Crocker said. "Our policies on security...are the sorts of ...

Benghazi Welcomes Libyan Army
AllAfrica.com
Benghazi ? Libyan army forces on Wednesday (October 22nd) entered Sidi Khalifa in the eastern suburbs of Benghazi with little resistance from Shura Revolutionary Council fighters. The army's reconnaissance vehicles were met with cheers and applause ...