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Akbar Shahid Ahmed

Obama Brokered Secret Deal Between 2 Arab States That Could Help End Libya's Civil War | Akbar Shahid Ahmed | Posted 09.08.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Qatar and the United Arab Emirates, two U.S. allies that have been fighting a proxy war in Libya since shortly after the 2011 overthrow ...

U.S. Officials Say Egypt And UAE Are Responsible For Libyan Airstrikes

Reuters | Posted 08.26.2014 | World

WASHINGTON, Aug 25 (Reuters) - Egypt and the United Arab Emirates were responsible for carrying out two series of air strikes in the past week on arme...

PHOTOS: Pro-American Libyans Slams Terrorism, Offers Apology For Tuesday's Attack

Posted 09.14.2012 | World

On the heels of Tuesday's deadly attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya, protesters took to the streets of Tripoli to offer condolences for t...

Libyan Militia Starts Gunfight Near PM's Compound

Reuters | Posted 07.08.2012 | World

By Marie-Louise Gumuchian TRIPOLI, May 8 (Reuters) - Several people were killed on Tuesday when an armed militia protesting outside th...

10 Fascinating Forbidding Places

Shermans Travel | Posted 11.29.2011 | Travel
Shermans Travel

The same impulse that drew 16th-century explorers into uncharted oceans may compel today's intrepid travelers to ignore State Department travel warnings.

Libyan Leader Calls For Democratic State With Strong Civic Institutions

Posted 11.12.2011 | World

TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — The chief of Libya's revolutionary movement told thousands of cheering Libyans in Tripoli Monday to strive for a civil, democr...

At Least 50 Charred Bodies Found In Tripoli Warehouse (WARNING: GRAPHIC PHOTOS)

Posted 10.28.2011 | World

WARNING: Graphic photos below TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — A man has told The Associated Press he survived a massacre by Moammar Gadhafi loyalists who o...

Piles Of Bodies Found In Tripoli Hospital

Posted 10.26.2011 | World

TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) -- Dozens of decomposing bodies were piled up Friday in an abandoned hospital in Tripoli, a grim testament to the chaos roiling th...

Michael Calderone

CNN Correspondents Describes Being Held Hostage In Libya | Michael Calderone | Posted 10.24.2011 | Media

NEW YORK -- For the past six days, CNN's Matthew Chance feared that he and roughly 35 journalists trapped by Gaddafi loyalists in Tripoli's Rixos hote...

Rebels Control Tripoli Compound, But Where Is Gaddafi?

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 10.24.2011 | World

TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) -- Hundreds of Libyan rebels stormed Moammar Gadhafi's compound Tuesday, charging wildly through the symbolic heart of the crumbin...

PHOTOS: Where Is Gaddafi?

Posted 10.22.2011 | World

Where is Colonel Gaddafi? As government troops and opposition forces in Tripoli enter a third night of fighting, there is still no word on the whereab...

Libya On The Brink

AP/The Huffington Post | KARIN LAUB and BEN HUBBARD | Posted 10.22.2011 | World

TRIPOLI, Libya -- Libyan rebels claimed to be in control of most of the Libyan capital on Monday after their lightning advance on Tripoli heralded the...

China: ‘We Will Respect Libya's Choices'

The Diplomat | Jason Miks | Posted 10.22.2011 | World

China will respect the choice of the Libyan people and hopes that the situation there stabilizes quickly, the country's Foreign Ministry has said toda...

World Urges Gaddafi To Surrender

AP/The Huffington Post | GREG KELLER and ALESSANDRA RIZZO | Posted 10.22.2011 | World

PARIS -- World leaders said Monday the end is near for Moammar Gadhafi's regime and began planning for Libya's future without the man who has held pow...

Libyan Rebels Launch Attack On Tripoli

AP/The Huffington Post | DARIO LOPEZ and KARIN LAUB | Posted 10.20.2011 | World

TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) -- Libyan rebels said they launched their first attack on Tripoli in coordination with NATO late Saturday, and Associated Press re...

Gunfire And Mortar Shelling Reported Around Tripoli

Posted 10.20.2011 | World

TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) -- Heavy two-way gunfire and mortar shelling has been heard in Tripoli, as rebels inch closer to the capital from the western moun...