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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...

Libyan Islamist Fighters Say Captured Main Airport, Mystery Airstrikes Continue

Reuters | Posted 10.24.2014 | World

By Heba al-Shibani TRIPOLI, Aug 24 (Reuters) - Unidentified war planes attacked targets in Libya's capital Tripoli on Sunday, resident...

Libya: The Muslim Brotherhood's Last Stand?

Sasha Toperich | Posted 09.23.2014 | World
Sasha Toperich

Holding on to power in Libya is crucial to the Muslim Brotherhood's survival, as well as for Libya's vast oil riches to bankroll any comeback for them in the region. The recent parliamentary elections in Libya dealt a heavy blow to the Muslim Brotherhood and their allies.

90 Percent Of Planes Destroyed In Libya Airport Shelling

Reuters | Posted 09.13.2014 | World

By Feras Bosalum and Ulf Laessing TRIPOLI, Libya, July 15 (Reuters) - A militia shelled Tripoli airport, destroying 90 percent of plan...

Lockerbie And Libya's Other Internal Wars: The Families' Pain

Heba Morayef | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Heba Morayef

How does a former pariah state deal with gross human rights abuses of the past? The UK, U.S. and Italy should encourage Libya to address the past, rather than allow all to be forgiven in the name of petrodollars.

Lockerbie Bomber Receives Hero's Welcome In Libya

AP/Al Jazeera English | TAREK EL-TABLAWY | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TRIPOLI, Libya — The only man convicted of the Lockerbie bombing returned home Thursday to a cheering crowd after his release from a Scottish prison...