03/09/14 09:45 PM
TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — Libyan government forces and loyal militia fighters besieged a North Korea-flagged tanker Sunday that a rival militia hoped to use to export oil in defiance of central authorities, officials said. Al-Habib al-Amin, the country's culture minister and a top aide to Libya's...
03/08/14 12:45 PM
TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — Militias in control of Libya's eastern ports are attempting to export oil with a North Korea-flagged tanker that docked at gunpoint Saturday, as the prime minister said his military leaders failed to carry out orders to stop the vessel. It is not clear why the military...
03/06/14 05:16 PM
TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — One of Moammar Gadhafi's sons, al-Saadi, was extradited on Thursday to Libya from Niger, where he had taken refuge as his father's regime crumbled in 2011, bringing cheers from Libyans as the government prepares to prosecute him for his alleged role in trying to suppress...
03/06/14 03:15 PM
ROME (AP) — World diplomats worked Thursday to help Libya create a stable government and more secure environment amid the violence and growing political tensions that have festered since Moammar Gadhafi's regime crumbled in 2011. The meeting of foreign ministers, mostly from the West and Gulf...
By Associated Press | 02/24/14 10:30 AM
A senior White House official says the U.S. remains focused on finding those responsible for the Sept. 11, 2012, attack on U.S. diplomatic facilities in Benghazi, Libya, that killed Ambassador Christopher Stevens and three other Americans.
02/21/14 12:32 PM
TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — A medical flight from Libya crashed in a field near Tunis before dawn Friday after an engine caught fire, killing all 11 Libyans on board, Tunisia's civil defense said. According to Libyan security officials, the dead included Miftah Daoudi, a founder of the Libyan...
02/15/14 02:00 AM
TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — A Libyan local official says 92 prisoners have escaped from a prison in a western town due to weak security. Hassan bin Sophia, who is spokesman of the Zliten local council, said only four guards were watching 220 criminal and political detainees at the prison on Friday....
02/14/14 03:01 PM
TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — A top general on Friday called for Libya's parliament and Cabinet to be dissolved to "rescue" the country from turmoil, prompting accusations that he was fomenting a coup — and bringing derision from many at the presumption that the deeply weakened military could impose...
By Charles Hoskinson | 02/06/14 02:15 PM
One of the key questions about the Sept. 11, 2012, attacks in Benghazi, Libya, that killed four Americans was why Obama administration officials insisted for so long on calling them the result of spontaneous demonstrations rather than a planned terrorist strike, as they turned out to have been.
By Paul Bedard | 02/05/14 10:10 AM
House Republicans are doubling down on their focus of the Benghazi scandal, opening up a what amounts to a “Benghazi Central” center to keep the heat on President Obama and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to provide more details on the killings of American diplomats stationed in...
By Joel Gehrke | 01/27/14 04:42 PM
Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, panned as cheap talk former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's statement that her "biggest regret" is the Sept 11, 2012, Benghazi terror attack.
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