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Canada confirms citizen kidnapped in Libya – Citizen TV (press release)


Citizen TV (press release)

Canada confirms citizen kidnapped in Libya
Citizen TV (press release)
Canada confirmed on Sunday it has become aware of a citizen taken hostage in Libya and is “diligently pursuing all appropriate channels to obtain more information.” Libyan authorities said last week a Canadian and two Italians had been kidnapped in the …
Canada confirms citizen kidnapped in Libya, seeks more information …Al-Arabiya
Canada confirms citizen kidnapped in Libya, seeks more informationThe Daily Star

all 9 news articles »

Posted on 27 September 2016 | 3:02 am

Clinton doesn’t quite peg Trump’s Libya stance – Politico (blog)


Politico (blog)

Clinton doesn't quite peg Trump's Libya stance
Politico (blog)
“He actually advocated for the actions we took in Libya and urged that [Muammar] Gaddafi be taken out after actually doing some business with him one time.” — Clinton. Trump has said he made “a lot of money” in a deal with the former leader of Libya
Clinton Keeps Saying Trump Would Start A War, But She Actually Started One In LibyaDaily Caller

all 3 news articles »

Posted on 27 September 2016 | 2:57 am

The 4th Libya Experts Development Cooperation Forum to be held in Tunis 28-29 September – Libya Herald


Libya Herald

The 4th Libya Experts Development Cooperation Forum to be held in Tunis 28-29 September
Libya Herald
The 4th Libya Experts Development Cooperation Forum will be held in Tunis 28-29 September organized and sponsored by UNSMIL, UNDP, IMF and the World Bank. The forum is made up of about 60 Libyan former Ministers, including members of the NTC, …

Posted on 26 September 2016 | 11:26 pm

What you did in Iraq & Libya is the real barbarism – Russian FM spox rebukes US envoy to UN – RT


RT

What you did in Iraq & Libya is the real barbarism – Russian FM spox rebukes US envoy to UN
RT
The US envoy to the UN, who recently called Russia's actions in Syria “barbarism,” is hypocritical, because nothing in modern history is more barbaric than what the US has done in Iraq and Libya, the Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson said in a

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Posted on 26 September 2016 | 3:37 pm

After New York, Al-Serraj flies to France while Libya’s crises remain in limbo – Libyan Express


Libyan Express

After New York, Al-Serraj flies to France while Libya's crises remain in limbo
Libyan Express
On Monday morning, the Head of the Presidential Council of the UN-backed Government of National Accord, Fayez Al-Serraj, arrived in Paris to meet French officials to discuss the current Libyan crises as well as the mutual relations with France

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Posted on 26 September 2016 | 3:17 pm

Libya: Humanitarian Bulletin Issue 07 | September 2016 [EN/AR] – Reliefweb (plain)


Reliefweb (plain)

Libya: Humanitarian Bulletin Issue 07 | September 2016 [EN/AR]
Reliefweb (plain)
On 11 September, Libyan National Army (LNA) elements forced their way into the Petroleum Facilities Guard (PFG) controlled oil crescent area from both east (Ajdabiya/Benghazi) and southwest (Zella). Attacks reportedly targeted Sidra oil load port, Ras …

Posted on 26 September 2016 | 2:52 pm

US, UK Diplomats Meet Libyan Militias to Restart Oil Exports – Wall Street Journal


Wall Street Journal

US, UK Diplomats Meet Libyan Militias to Restart Oil Exports
Wall Street Journal
The latest ominous sign for global oil prices: Western officials are pushing for Libya to boost oil exports, part of an effort to help the country fund its fight against Islamic State. In recent weeks, diplomats from the U.S. and U.K. have met with
FRANCE 24 exclusive: The last stand for Libya's Oil CrescentFRANCE 24
Libya PM calls for national reconciliation in splintered countryJordan Times
Second Maltese tanker arrives in Libya to take oil from liberated Ras LanufMalta Independent Online
The Daily Star
all 27 news articles »

Posted on 26 September 2016 | 9:36 am

Is Libya the answer to the refugee crisis in Europe? – Aljazeera.com


BBC News

Is Libya the answer to the refugee crisis in Europe?
Aljazeera.com
Hungary's Prime Minister Viktor Orban has described the arrival of refugees in Europe as "poison" and criticised the European Union's immigration policies. So far, the 28 EU countries have failed to agree on how to deal with hundreds of thousands of …
Hungary PM suggests giant migrant city in LibyaBBC News
EU should set up 'giant refugee city' in Libya, says Hungary Prime MinisterThe Independent
Hungary PM says Europe should process refugees in LibyaReuters
Libya Herald –RT –Irish Times
all 38 news articles »

Posted on 26 September 2016 | 9:02 am

The Case For A Public Enquiry On The War In Libya – Huffington Post UK


Huffington Post UK

The Case For A Public Enquiry On The War In Libya
Huffington Post UK
The case for holding a public enquiry into the British military intervention in Libya is now surely overwhelming. The principles under scrutiny – whether Britain supports international law and whether Ministers tell parliament and people the truth

Posted on 25 September 2016 | 11:50 pm

Canadian and two Italians taken hostage in Libya – The Guardian


The Guardian

Canadian and two Italians taken hostage in Libya
The Guardian
Libyan authorities said last week a Canadian and two Italians had been kidnapped in the country's south-western desert, possibly by a criminal gang. The Canadian government then called the matter “unconfirmed”. On Sunday, Global Affairs Canada, the …
Canada confirms 'troubling' Libya kidnapping of citizen captured with 2 ItaliansRT
Canadian taken hostage in LibyaCBC.ca
Canadian taken hostage in Libya: Global AffairsCTV News
Globalnews.ca
all 19 news articles »

Posted on 25 September 2016 | 6:04 pm

Libya – BingNews

Trump attacks Clinton for Libya position he shared

As part of Donald Trump’s critique of Hillary Clinton on debate night, Trump called the 2011 bombing campaign of Libya “one of her disasters.” Throughout his campaign, Trump has repeatedly pointed to Clinton’s leading role in advocating for …

Posted on 26 September 2016 | 11:32 pm

Fact Check: Clinton’s claim that Trump supported an intervention in Libya

THE FACT CHECKER | Clinton is right that Trump emphatically urged the United States to remove Libyan dictator Moammar Gaddafi from power. Here’s Trump, in February 2011, urging an intervention on his video blog. “I can’t believe what our country is …

Posted on 26 September 2016 | 9:04 pm

Canada confirms citizen kidnapped in Libya

Canada confirmed on Sunday it has become aware of a citizen taken hostage in Libya and is “diligently pursuing all appropriate channels to obtain more information.” Libyan authorities said last week a Canadian and two Italians had been kidnapped in the …

Posted on 26 September 2016 | 8:20 pm

What you did in Iraq & Libya is the real barbarism – Russian FM spox rebukes US envoy to UN

“As for the imagery… the world has seen nothing more barbaric in modern history than Iraq and Libya done the Washington way.” Zakharova believes that Power’s remarks were meant to draw attention from the American attack on Syrian troops near Deir ez …

Posted on 26 September 2016 | 4:58 pm

Libya PM calls for national reconciliation

NEW YORK — Libya’s prime minister called for a national reconciliation initiative to repair the divisions in a fragmented country reeling from the turbulence that has followed the fall of dictator Muammar Gaddafi. Fayez Seraj also told Reuters in an …

Posted on 26 September 2016 | 2:11 pm

Libya: Egypt Could Intervene Militarily, Serraj Calls for National Reconciliation

Egypt’s former assistant foreign minister for Arab Affairs, Ahmed al-Quesni, said Cairo could intervene in neighboring Libya militarily to safeguard its own national security and stability. “Egypt will not let the oil ports be taken away from the …

Posted on 26 September 2016 | 9:31 am

Libya PM calls for national reconciliation in splintered country

Fayez Seraj also told Reuters in an interview that the battle against Islamic State militants in their former stronghold of Sirte was in its last stages, although bombings and booby traps still posed a challenge. Gaddafi’s fall in 2011 brought chaos that …

Posted on 26 September 2016 | 6:04 am

British Parliament Confirms Libya War Was Based On Lies … Turned Nation Into a “Shit Show” … Spread Terrorism

The UK Parliament just confirmed what the alternative media has been saying for years. Specifically, a new report from the bipartisan House of Commons Foreign Affairs Committee – based on interviews with all of the key British decision-makers, review of …

Posted on 25 September 2016 | 5:00 pm

Libya – Clinton’s Biggest Albatross

Lest voters forget, the Clinton cheerleading attempts to make a name for herself in an anemic and paralyzed Administration all failed, and no attempt is more revealing of her naivety, and inability to make astute decisions, than the calamity we now know as …

Posted on 24 September 2016 | 1:00 am

US and regional powers urge Libya not to fight over oil

The world powers that support Libya’s fledgling government urged the country to unite Thursday as rival armed groups jockey for control of its oil exports. International officials underlined that military faction leader Khalifa Haftar’s recent seizure of …

Posted on 22 September 2016 | 1:00 am