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UN concerned about upswing in Libya violence

Thu, 08 Dec 2016 17:14:59 GMT2016-12-08T17:14:59Z

UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The U.N. Security Council says it is concerned by the recent escalation of violence between armed groups in Tripoli....

AP Explains: What next after the downfall of IS in Sirte?

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 20:14:11 GMT2016-12-07T20:14:11Z

BENGHAZI, Libya (AP) -- The Islamic State group this week lost the city of Sirte, its only foothold in Libya, essentially ending its ambition to expand its self-styled "caliphate" into the North African nation, at least for now....

Libyan militias launch assault on vital oil terminals

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 12:49:46 GMT2016-12-07T12:49:46Z

BENGHAZI, Libya (AP) -- Libyan militias that were expelled from the eastern city of Benghazi are now advancing toward the country's vital oil terminals, seeking to establish control over Libya's primary revenue source....

EU: Libya's cities making $346M a year from people smuggling

Thu, 01 Dec 2016 17:11:19 GMT2016-12-01T17:11:19Z

BERLIN (AP) -- Libya's coastal cities are making millions each year from people smuggling, a European Union military task force commander in the Mediterranean Sea says in a confidential report....