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Libya Militants

Libya Orders Disbanding Of 'Illegitimate' Militias

AP | OSAMA ALFITORY and ESAM MOHAMED | Posted 11.23.2012 | World

BENGHAZI, Libya — The Libyan army on Sunday said it raided several militia outposts operating outside government control in the capital, Tripoli...

Militia Takes Over Tripoli Airport

AP | By RAMI AL-SHAHEIBI | Posted 08.04.2012 | World

TRIPOLI, Libya -- Libya's government has retaken control of the country's main airport from disgruntled militiamen who stormed the Tripoli site with h...

Libya: The Face of 21st Century Conflict

Gary Hart | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Gary Hart

Conflict in this century will make 20th Century nation-state wars against imperialists, fascists, and communists look simple by comparison. Good guys versus bad guys. But what principles do we use to decide on intervention where neither side threatens us, where both sides or all sides may be unpleasant guys, where one side or both sides don't wear uniforms, and where clear moral authority is not possessed by anyone?

Libya Releases 88 Militants, Some With Ties To Al Qaida, After Rehab Program

AP | KHALED AL-DEEB | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TRIPOLI, Libya — The Libyan government released 88 repentant Islamic militants, some of them belonging to a group with suspected links to al-Qai...