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Amnesty: Hundreds trapped in Libya's Benghazi amid fighting

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 10:57:29 GMT2016-09-30T10:57:29Z

CAIRO (AP) -- An international rights group expressed alarm Friday over the fate of hundreds of Libyan and foreign nationals trapped for months amid fighting in the eastern city of Benghazi....

Libyan general in east rejects UN-backed government

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 06:28:58 GMT2016-09-28T06:28:58Z

BENGHAZI, Libya (AP) -- A powerful Libyan general whose forces recently captured several key oil facilities has rejected a U.N.-brokered government and said the country would be better served by a leader with "high-level military experience."...

Libya resumes oil exports from terminal seized by general

Wed, 21 Sep 2016 15:55:18 GMT2016-09-21T15:55:18Z

BENGHAZI, Libya (AP) -- Libya's official news agency says the country has resumed oil exports from a terminal seized by troops loyal to the internationally-recognized parliament, which is at odds with the U.N.-backed government....

Italians, Canadian abducted in Libya, North Koreans freed

Tue, 20 Sep 2016 17:56:43 GMT2016-09-20T17:56:43Z

BENGHAZI, Libya (AP) -- Libyan authorities said Tuesday they were searching for two Italians and a Canadian abducted at gunpoint near the Algerian border, while another official said three North Koreans kidnapped more than a year ago have been freed from Islamic State group militants....

3 foreign workers kidnapped in southwestern Libya

Mon, 19 Sep 2016 20:37:53 GMT2016-09-19T20:37:53Z

ROME (AP) -- Three foreign workers, including two Italians, were kidnapped in southwestern Libya Monday, Italy's Foreign Ministry and officials in the town of Ghat said....