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Libya

How Muammar Gaddafi’s death reshaped destinies
It is 3 years since Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi was shot by National Transitional Council (NTC) forces. That fateful day when NATO intelligence and military assistance spelled the end of a dictator, the future of our world was reshaped forever too.

20.10.2014 09:21

Lybian powder keg – blows!
On October 20, 2011, Libya’s undisputed lord, Colonel Muammar Gaddafi, was killed while attempting to escape from his stronghold of Sirte, following a joint attack from French aviation and anti-government rebels.

20.10.2014 07:31

‘Battle for Egypt’: Cairo warplanes ‘bomb Libya’s Islamists’ – report
Egyptian warplanes have reportedly begun bombing Benghazi targets in an attempt to pry Islamist militants away from strongholds in eastern Libya, AP reports, citing unnamed officials. It comes amid reports of a chemical storage tank bombed in the area.

15.10.2014 21:40

​Libyan crisis pushes number of refugees to 300,000 - UN
The United Nations refugee agency has said that a spike in violence between rival militias has displaced about 287,000 Libyans from their homes. Meanwhile UN chief Ban Ki-moon arrived in Tripoli Saturday for talks with the warring factions.

11.10.2014 19:48

‘ISIS terror threat was created by previous interventions’
The anti-ISIS campaign launched by the West in the Middle East has created a humanitarian chaos, while its real goals and consequences remain obscure, Lindsey German from Stop the War coalition told RT.

06.10.2014 17:27

​British hostage freed by militants in Libya
Following a string of hostages being beheaded by the Islamic State, a British teacher who was being held by militants in Libya has been released.

05.10.2014 11:45

O, bomber! Obama bombs 7th country in 6 years
American jets hit targets in Syria on Tuesday in the US-led fight against Islamic State. Although the US has not declared war since 1942, this is the seventh country that Barack Obama, the holder of the Nobel Peace Prize, has bombed in as many years.

23.09.2014 19:11

France urges new Libya intervention, calls it 'terrorist hub' on Europe's doorstep
The world must act in Libya as it is quickly turning into a major “terrorist hub” on Europe’s doorstep, French Defense Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian warned. France played a key role in the 2011 NATO intervention in Libya that led to the current chaos.

10.09.2014 14:54

​Libyan fighter jet crashes into city block, kills pilot, kid (VIDEO)
A fighter jet flying through eastern Libya crashed dramatically in the city of Tobruk on Tuesday, killing the pilot and at least one small boy.

03.09.2014 03:11

Libyan militia occupies US embassy in Tripoli to 'secure' it
The Dawn of Libya, an Islamist militia group, has said that it has secured the US embassy compound in the Libyan capital Tripoli, more than a month after US staff evacuated the building.

31.08.2014 14:34

​'Reparations have to be paid to the people of Libya'
Reparations would be justice for those countries that intervened and destroyed the government and Libya as a state, Richard Becker, from the Answer Coalition told RT.

28.08.2014 14:48

​‘No loser, no victor solution is best for Libya’
The conflict in Libya should not be interpreted as one group’s crimes against another group, Edmund Ghareeb, an expert on US-Arab relations, told RT.

27.08.2014 14:47

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