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Libya a ‘magnet’ for jihadists from Tunisia and beyond – News24


News24

Libya a 'magnet' for jihadists from Tunisia and beyond
News24
"Sabratha is on the edge of a region that straddles the Libya-Tunisian border known as 'Jefara.' The region is characterised by a network of formerly nomadic tribes which have made a living out of trafficking and smuggling," said Philip Stack of global
Terror-Struck Tunisia Fears Fighters Coming From LibyaTIME
Libya magnet for jihadists from Tunisia and beyondYahoo News UK
Tunisia attack gunman's 'accomplice' Rafikhe Tayari has already reached LibyaDaily Mail
Reuters
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Posted on 4 July 2015 | 8:40 am

Libya peace talks may drag on till December – Times of Malta


Times of Malta

Libya peace talks may drag on till December
Times of Malta
Peace talks in Libya could drag on till December or beyond, the Prime Minister of the internationally-recognised government, Abdullah Al-Thinni, told Times of Malta. He expected the Tripoli-based General National Congress (GNC), the breakaway …

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Posted on 4 July 2015 | 8:19 am

Deadly car bomb rocks Libya’s eastern city of Derna – Al-Arabiya


Al-Arabiya

Deadly car bomb rocks Libya's eastern city of Derna
Al-Arabiya
At least five people were killed and 15 wounded in a car bomb attack in the eastern Libyan city of Derna, national news agency LANA reported. The news agency, which has links to the militia-backed government in Tripoli that is not recognized by the …
Car bombs explode in Libya's Derma, at least six killedReuters
Libya in search of unityFRANCE 24

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Posted on 4 July 2015 | 7:24 am

Tunisian militant chief probably killed in US air strike in Libya – The Guardian


The Guardian

Tunisian militant chief probably killed in US air strike in Libya
The Guardian
His group, Ansar al-Sharia, was blamed for an attack on the US embassy in Tunis in 2012. A veteran of conflict in Afghanistan, Benhassine went underground after his group was declared illegal in Tunisia and had been reported to be in Libya several
Tunisian militant chief probably died in US air strike: sourceYahoo News

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Posted on 3 July 2015 | 5:58 pm

Hillary Clinton’s Failed Libya ‘Doctrine’ – Center for Research on Globalization


Center for Research on Globalization

Hillary Clinton's Failed Libya 'Doctrine'
Center for Research on Globalization
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton fancied the violent 2011 “regime change” in Libya such a triumph that her aides discussed labeling it the start of a “Clinton Doctrine,” according to recently released emails that urged her to claim credit when

Posted on 3 July 2015 | 2:04 pm

Jihadist From Tunisia Died in Strike in Libya, US Official Says – New York Times


Yahoo News

Jihadist From Tunisia Died in Strike in Libya, US Official Says
New York Times
TUNIS — Tunisia's most wanted jihadist, who masterminded a campaign of assassinations and terrorist attacks, including one against the United States Embassy in Tunis, was killed in an American airstrike in Libya in mid-June that had targeted another
Tunisian Abu Iyadh, reported dead in Libya, is Qaeda veteranYahoo News
Five killed in east Libya car bomb attack: reporti24news
Top Tunisian jihadist killed by US strike in Libya – reportNews24
The Daily Star -Times of Oman
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Posted on 3 July 2015 | 2:37 am

Libyan Investment Authority’s case against Goldman Sachs and SocGen is back on – Telegraph.co.uk


Telegraph.co.uk

Libyan Investment Authority's case against Goldman Sachs and SocGen is back on
Telegraph.co.uk
The money involved in the lawsuit would be a boost to the LIA and the government at a time when Libya is riven by internal strife (Credit: AFP). In the court hearing, partners at BDO were appointed as receivers. This position, more often used in

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Posted on 2 July 2015 | 9:23 pm

UN talks on Libya stumble as rival government postpones participation – Reuters


Reuters

UN talks on Libya stumble as rival government postpones participation
Reuters
RABAT U.N.-brokered talks between Libya's two rival governments hit a setback on Thursday when one of the sides stayed away from the negotiations in Morocco, saying it needed more time for consultations. An armed alliance known as Libya Dawn took …
Libya peace talks stall againNews24
Libya Peace Push Falters as UN Deal Rejected by Tripoli GroupsBloomberg
UN, Libyan parliament present tentative peace dealAl-Bawaba

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Posted on 2 July 2015 | 4:43 pm

Spread of Isis into Libya sowed seeds for Tunisia attack, says Philip Hammond – The Guardian


The Guardian

Spread of Isis into Libya sowed seeds for Tunisia attack, says Philip Hammond
The Guardian
The spread of Islamic State into the “ungoverned territory” of Libya helped sow the seeds for the atrocity which left up to 30 Britons dead at a Tunisian beach resort, the foreign secretary Philip Hammond said as it was confirmed that the terrorist

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Posted on 30 June 2015 | 8:23 pm

Tunisia beach gunman ‘went to Libya for training at ISIS camp’ three months ago – Daily Mail


Daily Mail

Tunisia beach gunman 'went to Libya for training at ISIS camp' three months ago
Daily Mail
The gunman who slaughtered 38 holidaymakers on the beach in Tunisia is believed to have travelled to an ISIS terror training camp in Libya, it emerged today. Seifeddine Rezgui, 23, went to the country and took part in jihadist training in March – three

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Posted on 29 June 2015 | 12:05 pm

Libya – Bing News

Libya magnet for jihadists from Tunisia and beyond

Tunis (AFP) – Lawless Libya has become a magnet for radical militants who receive weapons training in jihadist camps before launching deadly attacks in other countries, like last week’s beach massacre in Tunisia. The oil-rich North African country …

Posted on 4 July 2015 | 6:02 am

Five killed in east Libya car bomb attack

File Picture At least five people were killed and 15 wounded in a car bomb attack in the eastern Libyan city of Derna, national news agency LANA reported. The news agency, which is close to the internationally recognised government, added that it was a …

Posted on 4 July 2015 | 5:50 am

91 arrested trying to infiltrate Libya border

Border guards arrested 91 individuals for attempting to illegally enter Libya through Egypt’s Western border near the border town of Salloum, state-owned media reported. The border guard cooperated with security forces to apprehend the men when they were …

Posted on 4 July 2015 | 5:38 am

Car bombs explode in Libya’s Derma, at least 6 killed

BENGHAZI, Libya (Reuters) – At least six people were killed and 10 others wounded when several car bombs exploded in the Libyan city of Derna, a medical source said on Friday. Derna has been caught in fighting between Islamic State militants, rival …

Posted on 4 July 2015 | 4:59 am

Libya: Five soldiers killed, 27 injured in Benghazi

Fierce fighting breaks out between Libyan army, attached to the Government of Tobruk, and other armed groups in the east Five soldiers from the Libyan army were killed and 27 others were injured in a land mine explosion in Libya’s eastern city of …

Posted on 4 July 2015 | 3:31 am

Deadly car bomb rocks Libya’s eastern city of Derna

At least five people were killed and 15 wounded in a car bomb attack in the eastern Libyan city of Derna, national news agency LANA reported. The news agency, which has links to the militia-backed government in Tripoli that is not recognized by the …

Posted on 4 July 2015 | 12:25 am

Benghazi: once the home of Libya’s uprising, now a shattered city

BENGHAZI // The old courthouse in central Benghazi, Libya’s second-largest city and the birthplace of the uprising against Muammar Qaddafi, is a shelled-out ruin – a testimony to the destruction and chaos that permeate this country four years after the …

Posted on 3 July 2015 | 11:57 am

Libya-Côte d’Ivoire: GreenN telecoms company and Ivorian government reach agreement

Libya Africa Investment Portfolio (LAP), owner of GreenN telecoms, announced on Thursday that the Ivorian government would not nationalize the ailing GreenN Cote d’Ivoire telecoms company as it was relayed by many international and Ivorian medias.

Posted on 3 July 2015 | 1:00 am

Terror-Struck Tunisia Fears Fighters Coming From Libya

The two massacres were 90 miles and more than three months apart. Yet there was much in common between last week’s devastating killing on a Mediterranean resort beach in Tunisia, which killed 38 mostly British people, and the mass shooting last March in …

Posted on 3 July 2015 | 12:18 am

Libya to appeal in landmark debt case against British investor

The Libyan Investment Authority has failed in an attempt to sue struggling British real estate mogul Glenn Maud for more than £20 million ($31 million), but it has been granted permission to appeal the court’s decision. The UK bankruptcy court ruled …

Posted on 2 July 2015 | 3:55 pm