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Libya's Descent to a Failed State

Giorgio Cafiero | Posted 06.07.2015 | World
Giorgio Cafiero

The failure of last year's election to achieve political unity in Libya was most evident when Fajr Libya, or "Libya Dawn" -- a diverse coalition of armed groups that includes an array of Islamist militias -- rejected the election's outcome and seized control of Tripoli.

Libya Islamist Militias Swept Out Of Bases

Reuters | Posted 11.22.2012 | World

* Headquarters of Islamist Ansar al-Sharia group targeted * Group was linked to last week's attack on U.S. consulate * C...