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DefenseNews.com

Italy Deploys Ships To Monitor Libyan Coast
DefenseNews.com
ROME ? As fighters from the Islamic State group build beachheads in lawless Libya, Italy is sending a naval fleet to monitor the Libyan coast and protect Italian shipping and oil rigs from jihadi attacks. The mission, dubbed Mare Sicuro, or Safe Seas ...
American People Should Hold War Lobby Accountable for Libya DebacleHuffington Post
Bleak future for Libya: Middle Eastern divisions, international blind eyeDaily News Egypt
The Libyan quagmireEnter Stage Right

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Reuters

Libya tells Arab summit arms embargo must be lifted to fight IS
Reuters
"I say to those who oppose or delay the arming of the Libyan army that you are giving an opportunity to Daesh terrorists to flourish in Libya and to spread beyond it," said Aqila Saleh, president of Libya's internationally-recognized parliament, using ...
Demanding 'immediate' ceasefire in Libya, Security Council extends UN mission ...UN News Centre
UN Security Council Keeps in Place Libya Arms EmbargoABC News

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Irish Independent

IRA victims 'betrayed' by UK in Libya legal battle
Irish Independent
It led to a deal between Libya and the US in which American victims of Libyan-sponsored terrorism received compensation but UK victims received nothing. The UK victims have continued their campaign for damages and British Prime Minister David Cameron ...
IRA victims see hope of payout dashedTelegraph.co.uk

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Voice of America

Libya Government in Tripoli Redirects Troops to Fight IS
Voice of America
TRIPOLI?. Libya's Tripoli-based government, which leads one of two warring factions, has ordered its forces to withdraw from bases near major oil ports to fight Islamic State militants in the central city of Sirte, a Tripoli lawmaker said Saturday ...
Libya forces said to leave bases near oil ports; hopes they may reopenReuters
International contract law is playing a strange role in Libya's ongoing civil warBusinessinsider India
Libya's Tripoli parliament says troops pull back from major oil ports -lawmakerReuters UK
Al-Arabiya
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UPI.com

National Guardsman Accused of Trying to Join ISIS in Libya
New York Times
WASHINGTON ? The federal authorities in Illinois arrested an Army National Guardsman who they say tried to travel to Libya to fight on behalf of the Islamic State and was helping his cousin plot an attack on an American military base, the Justice ...
Nat'l Guardsman tried to join IS fighters in Libya, FBI saysUPI.com
FBI disrupts plot to kill scores at military base on behalf of Islamic StateWashington Post

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Human rights defenders in Libya at serious risk of being murdered says UNCHR
Libya Herald
Human rights defenders in Libya face threats of physical attacks, abduction, harm to their family and even murder on a daily basis, said a joint report of the UN Office of the High Commission for Human Rights (OHCHR) and UNSMIL. In a stark and chilling ...


Plattsburgh Press Republican

'Yank in Libya'
Plattsburgh Press Republican
?This is all really pre-terrorism,? the retired Plattsburgh resident said of the timeframe. ?There was a conflict between Egypt and Libya; it was never a war. (Moammar) Gadhafi and Anwar Sadat had some border conflicts and disliked each other very ...


UN News Centre

UN envoy says Libya latest peace talks have gone 'well beyond what we have ...
UN News Centre
27 March 2015 ? Libyan stakeholders have reached a consensus on a range of issues ? including on the need for a unity government and security arrangements ? and are now convinced that there is a political solution to the country's crisis, Special ...
UN says Libyan parties need more time to agree unity governmentReuters
UN sounds positive note as Libya deal remains elusiveTheNewsTribune.com
Op-Ed: CIA-linked Haftar will probably sabotage any Libyan peace dealDigital Journal

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Two tankers load oil at eastern Libyan ports for export -officials
Reuters
Rising exports from the ports of Hariga and Zueitina offer some hope for Libya's oil sector, which has been battered by Islamist militant attacks and fighting between rival factions. Zueitina port does not expect any new tankers in the next few days ...

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Wall Street Journal

Road to Extremism for Tunisian Museum Gunmen Went Through Libya
Wall Street Journal
?He said he was in Libya and going to Iraq,? recalled his older brother, Monther Khachnaoui. ?We thought: This is a disaster.? Next time they would hear of him, he was dead. He and two other men were accused of carrying out a shooting attack on a ...

Tripoli News

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The Daily Star

Hand grenade wounds 3 in Lebanon's Tripoli
The Daily Star
TRIPOLI, Lebanon: Three people were wounded overnight when an unknown assailant tossed a hand grenade in the northern city of Tripoli, a security source said Monday. The source said the Lebanese Army sealed off the neighborhood ? known as the ...


Voice of America

Libya Government in Tripoli Redirects Troops to Fight IS
Voice of America
TRIPOLI?. Libya's Tripoli-based government, which leads one of two warring factions, has ordered its forces to withdraw from bases near major oil ports to fight Islamic State militants in the central city of Sirte, a Tripoli lawmaker said Saturday ...
Libya's Tripoli parliament says troops pull back from major oil ports -lawmakerReuters UK
Libya's Tripoli parliament says troops pull back from major oil portsAl-Arabiya
Tripoli re-deploys troops away from oil ports to fight Islamic StateAhram Online
Middle East Eye
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CTV News

Libyan army battles militias near Tripoli as bombs strike city's only airport
CTV News
TRIPOLI, Libya -- Army troops battled militias Saturday outside the capital, Tripoli, security officials from both sides of the Libyan conflict said. The Libyan army also said it carried out airstrikes on multiple targets near the city, including its ...
UN says Libya peace talks are continuing, despite fighting around TripoliToronto Star
Libya's official government bombs capital, commander loyal to Tripoli killedReuters UK

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The Daily Star

LU Tripoli back to class after protests
The Daily Star
TRIPOLI, Lebanon: Thursday was the first day of courses at the Lebanese University branch in Tripoli after weeks of interrupted classes as a result of strikes and protests over the appointment of a Christian director. Graduate students at the Faculty ...


Al-Arabiya

ISIS claims Tripoli attack, car bomb in Misrata
Al-Arabiya
Misrata, Libya's third-largest city located to the east of Tripoli, is the power base of a faction called Libya Dawn which seized Tripoli in August, forcing the internationally recognized government to the east. Misrata had been so far spared the ...
Islamic State claims Tripoli attack, car bomb in MisrataChannel News Asia

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Voice of America

IS in Libya Kills 12 Fighters Loyal to Tripoli Government
ABC News
An attack by militants from Libya's Islamic State affiliate on Wednesday killed 12 fighters loyal to the militia-backed government based in the country's capital, Tripoli, according to a militia statement. The attack took place near the town of ...
IS Militants Kill 10 Pro-Tripoli Fighters in Central LibyaVoice of America
IS militants kill 10 pro-Tripoli fightersIndependent Online
Daesh terrorists kill 10 pro-Tripoli fightersgulfnews.com

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Al-Arabiya

Libya's army strikes on camp in Tripoli
Al-Arabiya
Libya's internationally recognized government conducted air strikes on a military camp on Saturday and attempted to hit the airport in Tripoli, the capital controlled by a rival administration, officials said. The attack came a day after the official ...

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Channel News Asia

Islamic State fighters take on Libya's rival government forces
Reuters
In Sirte, Islamic State militants killed five members of a force loyal to the government that controls Tripoli, a Tripoli-based news agency said. The United Nations and military sources said the attack near a power station on Sirte's outskirts was a ...
Islamic State militants kill five pro-Tripoli government fighters - Libyan ...Channel News Asia
Islamic State militants kill five pro-Tripoli government fighters: ReportZee News
ISIS attack kills 5 militiamen in Libya's SirteNews24
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Hindustan Times

Eight killed in air strike as Libya government aims to recapture capital
Reuters
TRIPOLI/BENGHAZI (Reuters) - Eight civilians were killed in an air strike near Tripoli on Monday, the U.S. ambassador said, as Libya's internationally recognized government pressed on with an assault to recapture the capital it abandoned to a rival ...
Libyan pro-government warplanes launch strikes near TripoliHindustan Times
Libyan pro-Tobruk warplanes launch strikes near TripoliMiddle East Eye
Amid talks, UN Libya mission proposes peace planAnadolu Agency
U-T San Diego
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Naharnet

Army Detains Suspect on Terror Charges in Tripoli
Naharnet
According to NNA, an army patrol raided at dawn the house of Abdullah al-Jaghbari in the area of Bab al-Ramel in the northern city of Tripoli. The news agency said that troops confiscated a quantity of arms from the suspect's house. The army and other ...

Benghazi News

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The Hill

Benghazi chairman: Clinton wiped private email server 'clean'
The Hill
The head of the House Select Committee on Benghazi says former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has erased all information from the personal email server she used while serving as the nation's top diplomat. ?We learned today, from her attorney ...
Benghazi Committee Chair: Clinton wiped email server "clean"CBS News
Benghazi chair: Hillary Clinton wiped server clean of personal e-mailsChristian Science Monitor
Hillary Clinton 'Proves' There's No Coverup on Benghazi or Any Scandal with ...IJ Review
Fox News -BuzzFeed News
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The Fiscal Times

Emails Show Hillary Had Secret Benghazi Warning
The Fiscal Times
Starting weeks before Islamic militants attacked the U.S. diplomatic outpost in Benghazi, Libya, longtime Clinton family confidante Sidney Blumenthal supplied intelligence to then Secretary of State Hillary Clinton gathered by a secret network that ...
Was Hillary running a secret intel network?Hot Air
Reporter Who Exposed Hillary's Secret Intel Operation: Who Authorized ...Breitbart News

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Libya Herald

Red Crescent delivers medical supplies to Benghazi Medical Centre
Libya Herald
Transport of the shipment was a coordinated effort between Red Crescent branches in Benghazi, Tripoli and Shahat. The Tripoli branch shipped the supplies to Labraq airport where they were received by the Shahat branch, which stored them until they ...


UNICEF to work with Benghazi and Janzour to protect and support children
Libya Herald
UNICEF will work with Benghazi and Janzour municipalities to provide services to meet the physical and psychosocial needs of displaced children as well as to assist the host communities. They will also focus on improving education and psychosocial ...


The American Prospect

Trey Gowdy's Bad Benghazi Hand
The American Prospect
As chairman of the Benghazi Select Committee, Trey Gowdy has become that poker player. Earlier this week the Democratic staff of the committee put out a press release comparing the time spent by the Gowdy committee? 10 months and 15 days? to that ...

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The Cairo Post

Libyan armed forces free 3 Egyptians in Benghazi
Ahram Online
The Libyan Armed Forces' Engineering Units spokesperson in Benghazi stated the three Egyptians, who had been working in a bakery, were detained in the area of El-Sabarai in Benghazi by a militant group. Upon being freed, the three workers were ...
Libyan army frees 3 abducted Egyptian workers in BenghaziThe Cairo Post

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Bloomberg

The Conservative Divide Over the Benghazi-ness of Ferguson
Bloomberg
The Washington Post's Richard Cohen is back in the spotlight for another controversial column on a race issue, this time arguing that the lack of evidence against Wilson makes ?Ferguson? a non-scandal, a ?liberal Benghazi,? based on a partisan ...
Ferguson and Benghazi's troubling parallelsWashington Post
Richard Cohen's latest racial disgrace: Hack calls Ferguson ?the liberal Benghazi?Salon
Richard Cohen: Ferguson has become the liberal BenghaziSan Jose Mercury News
Mediaite
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Times of India

Islamic State claims suicide bombing in Libya's Benghazi
Reuters
Islamic State claimed responsibility for the checkpoint suicide bombing in a statement posted on Twitter. The violence in Benghazi typifies chaos in Libya where two rival governments and parliaments allied to armed factions are competing for power four ...
Suicide bombing kills seven in Libya's Benghazi as army launches revenge strikeReuters UK
Suicide Bombers Kill 5, Wound 20 in Libya's BenghaziABC News
Islamic State militants claim suicide bombing in Libya's BenghaziTimes of India
Business Insider
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New York Times

In Clinton Emails on Benghazi, a Rare Glimpse at Her Concerns
New York Times
A month after the September 2012 attack on the United States diplomatic compound in Benghazi, Libya, House Republicans grilled a top State Department official about security lapses at the outpost. Later that day, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham ...
Kevin McCarthy: We only want Hillary Clinton's Benghazi emailsCBS News
Benghazi Panel Asks Clinton To Hand Over Her Email ServerNPR (blog)
Benghazi Panel Chairman to Clinton: Turn Over Your ServerNBCNews.com
Fox News -Western Journalism
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Daily Beast

Newly Relevant Benghazi Panel Spooks Dems
Daily Beast
Ten months after its formation, the Benghazi investigation had seemed lifeless, at least to public eyes. The Benghazi committee's own investigation was moving slowly: just three hearings have been held, with two focusing on the State Department's role ...
Hillary Clinton's emails subpoenaed by Benghazi attack committeeBBC News
Benghazi Panel Wants More Than Clinton's E-MailBloomberg View
Gowdy's Benghazi Committee Will Subpoena Hillary's Secret EmailsTown Hall
Telegraph.co.uk -NewsBusters (blog) -The Hill
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