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90 Percent Of Planes Destroyed In Libya Airport Shelling

Reuters | Posted 07.14.2014 | World

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

Rival Militias Battle To Control International Airport In Libya's Capital

AP | Posted 07.13.2014 | World

CAIRO (AP) — At least six people were killed and 25 injured Sunday when rival militias battled for the control of the international airport in Libya...

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 Celebrates Four Decades Of Muammar Gaddafi

AP | ALFRED de MONTESQUIOU and BEN CURTIS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TRIPOLI, Libya — Libya staged a lavish spectacle Tuesday, parading white-robed horsemen and gold-turbaned dancers as jets streaked overhead to c...

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 pr...