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Libya Releases 4 U.S. Military Personnel Who Had Been Detained

AP | LOLITA C. BALDOR | Posted 02.26.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Four U.S. military personnel investigating potential evacuation routes in Libya were taken into custody at a checkpoint and then d...

Hundreds Of Angry Afghans Protest Anti-Islam Movie

AP | AMIR SHAH | Posted 11.14.2012 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan — Hundreds of Afghans – some shouting "Death to America" – burned the U.S. flag and an effigy of President Barack...

Clinton Flies 20 Libyan War Wounded To U.S.

AP | Posted 12.29.2011 | World

TRIPOLI, Libya — A U.S. military plane flew more than 20 Libyans wounded in the country's eight-month civil war to the United States for treatme...

U.S. Senators Visiting Libya

AP | KIM GAMEL | Posted 11.29.2011 | World

TRIPOLI, Libya — U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham said Thursday that Libyans who met a team of visiting senators had expressed gratitude and want to rep...

Che Guevara's Revenge

Stanley Kober | Posted 08.29.2011 | Politics
Stanley Kober

No country can be expected to fight two, three, many Vietnams simultaneously, and we certainly cannot do it now.

Libya To Freeze Funds For 2,000 US College Students

AP | NICHOLAS K. GERANIOS | Posted 07.13.2011 | College

SPOKANE, Wash. — About 2,000 Libyan students who attend college in the U.S. will lose financial support after Libya lost access to about $30 bil...

Libyan War Could Drag On, Military Analysts Say

The New York Times | STEVEN ERLANGER | Posted 06.20.2011 | World

France and Italy said Wednesday that they would join Britain in sending some liaison officers to support the rebel army in Libya, in what military ana...

U.S. To Give Libyan Rebels $25 Million

AP | MATTHEW LEE | Posted 06.20.2011 | World

WASHINGTON — The Obama administration plans to give the Libyan opposition $25 million in non-lethal assistance in the first direct U.S. aid to t...

Libya Costs For U.S. Now $608 Million

AP | PAULINE JELINEK | Posted 06.11.2011 | World

WASHINGTON — The Pentagon said Monday the military intervention in Libya cost the U.S. an estimated $608 million in the first few of weeks of th...

As U.S. Backs Off, Gaddafi Is 'Still Killing His People'

AP | By ROBERT BURNS | Posted 06.02.2011 | World

WASHINGTON -- Two weeks after a dark-of-night barrage of mostly U.S. missiles and bombs opened the international air assault on Libya's Moammar Gadhaf...

Libyan Rebels Retreat From Oil Port Under Attack

AP/The Huffington Post | RYAN LUCAS | Posted 05.30.2011 | World

BREGA, Libya (AP) — Rebels retreated Wednesday from the key Libyan oil port of Ras Lanouf along the coastal road leading to the capital Tripoli ...

Julia Steers

Western Leaders: Gaddafi Must Go | Julia Steers | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

International leaders called on Muammar Gaddafi to step down on Sunday, sharpening rhetoric against the Libyan regime. Some leaders also addressed cr...