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REPORT: Algerian Militant Killed In U.S. Strike Targeting Al Qaeda Operatives In Libya

Reuters | Posted 06.14.2016 | World

(Removes redundant quote from analyst) By Ahmed Elumami and Peter Cooney TRIPOLI/WASHINGTON, June 14 (Reuters) - A veter...

Attack in Libya Represents Subtle But Meaningful Shift in Threat to American Interests

Nada Bakos | Posted 10.01.2012 | World
Nada Bakos

The recent attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi likely represents a subtle but meaningful shift in the extremist threat to American interests. Withdrawing from the world is every bit as implausible as treating every militia as if it is al Qaeda.

Reap What You Sow: Libya's Harsh Lessons

John Tirman | Posted 11.19.2012 | World
John Tirman

There is a narrative in Arab countries that regards U.S. actions in the region as being mainly military and mainly harmful to ordinary Arabs and other Muslims. The less the U.S. is involved militarily in this region, the better for us in the long run.

Al Qaeda Plants Its Flag In Libya

VICE | Sherif Elhelwa | Posted 12.28.2011 | World

It was here at the courthouse in Benghazi where the first spark of the Libyan revolution ignited. It's the symbolic seat of the revolution; post-Gadda...

Intelligence Detects 'Flickers' Of Al Qaeda In Libya

Posted 05.29.2011 | World

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Intelligence on the rebel forces battling Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi has shown "flickers" of al Qaeda or Hezbollah presence,...