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Libya says halts tanker outside rebel port; rebels deny it

11 Mar 2014

TRIPOLI Libya on Monday stopped a North Korean-flagged tanker that had loaded oil from a rebel-held port, after naval forces briefly exchanged fire with the rebels, officials said.

Libya says halts tanker outside rebel port; rebels deny it

11 Mar 2014

TRIPOLI Libya on Monday stopped a North Korean-flagged tanker that had loaded oil from a rebel-held port, after naval forces briefly exchanged fire with the rebels, officials said. | Video

Poor turnout in Libyan vote for constitution-drafting body

21 Feb 2014

TRIPOLI Libyans trickled to the polls on Thursday to elect an assembly to draft a constitution, with the paltry turnout reflecting deep political disillusion with the chaos pervading Libya since Muammar Gaddafi's 42-year rule ended in 2011.

Poor turnout in Libyan vote for constitution-drafting body

21 Feb 2014

TRIPOLI Libyans trickled to the polls on Thursday to elect an assembly to draft a constitution, with the paltry turnout reflecting deep political disillusion with the chaos pervading Libya since Muammar Gaddafi's 42-year rule ended in 2011.

Libyans vote for constitution body amid bombs, tensions

21 Feb 2014

TRIPOLI Explosions rocked five polling stations in eastern Libya on Thursday as voters began electing a body to draft a new constitution, another step in the OPEC producer's rocky transition since Muammar Gaddafi fell in 2011.

Libyans vote for constitution body amid bombs, tensions

20 Feb 2014

TRIPOLI Explosions rocked five polling stations in eastern Libya on Thursday as voters began electing a body to draft a new constitution, another step in the OPEC producer's rocky transition since Muammar Gaddafi fell in 2011.

Libyan militias threaten parliament, deploy forces in Tripoli

19 Feb 2014

TRIPOLI Two heavily armed Libyan militias demanded on Tuesday the country's parliament hand over power immediately in what the head of the assembly dismissed as an attempted coup that would be contested by the army if necessary.

Libyan militias threaten parliament, deploy forces in Tripoli

19 Feb 2014

TRIPOLI Two heavily armed Libyan militias demanded on Tuesday the country's parliament hand over power immediately in what the head of the assembly dismissed as an attempted coup that would be contested by the army if necessary.

Libyan militias threaten parliament, deploy forces in Tripoli

19 Feb 2014

TRIPOLI Two heavily armed Libyan militias demanded on Tuesday the country's parliament hand over power immediately in what the head of the assembly dismissed as an attempted coup that would be contested by the army if necessary.

Libyan PM dismisses army officer's plot to "rescue" country

15 Feb 2014

TRIPOLI Libyan Prime Minister Ali Zeidan said on Friday the government was safe and security under control, dismissing a statement by a senior army official calling for the parliament to be suspended and the armed forces to "rescue" the country.

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