A Libyan MiG-21 fighter jet flying in the skies over the city of Tobruk in Eastern Libya came down in a densely populated neighborhood earlier today, exploding with incredible force upon impact. The pilot and a small boy on the ground were killed, according to initial reports. Read more...
The three-minute video allegedly shows the beheading of Steven Sotloff, whose work in hotspots across the Middle East has taken him to Bahrain, Syria, Egypt, Libya and Turkey.
In 2012, the foreign correspondent contributed reporting to TIME from Libya and Turkey
TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — An Islamist-allied militia group "secured" a U.S. Embassy residential compound in Libya's capital, more than a month after American personnel evacuated from the country over ongoing fighting, one of its commanders said Sunday. Show More Summary
On August 31 a Libyan militia seized the US Embassy in Tripoli, with individual fighters videotaping each other "cheering" and "diving from... [an embassy] balcony into a swimming pool." Libya's government now says "militias have captured...Show More Summary
Will we repeat the idealistic follies which led to disaster in Iraq, Syria and Libya? How can it be a 'defeat' to have conquered millions of square miles of central and eastern Europe, and destroyed Communism? Why do we need...
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Gaddafi was an evil dictator with American blood on his hands, but he had also been scared straight by Bush’s invasion of Iraq and was cooperating with the United States.
Once upon a time the global standing of the United States was respected, regarded and was credible. Of course, Barack Hussein Obama said he would restore America’s reputation and felt the George W. Bush administration had severely damaged our position. What Obama really meant was having more countries “like” America, as if our nation were […]
More than a month after American personnel was evacuated from Tripoli due to ongoing fighting in Libya, Islamist militants report that they’ve...
An Islamic militant group announced Sunday it had “secured” a U.S. Embassy compound in Libya’s capital city of Tripoli. The radical Islamists were seen diving off the balcony into the pool. Russia continues to threaten and attack Ukraine. ISIS moves … Continue reading ?
A FITTING EMBLEM OF “SMART DIPLOMACY:” Libyan militia uses vacated U.S. Embassy in Libya as swim club.
If Barack Obama's hideous foreign policy debacles were a stage play, this is the point where Hillary Clinton would be lowered on wires to fly around the stage shrieking "WHAT DIFFERENCE DOES IT MAKE?" Tripoli has fallen to Islamists,...Show More Summary
Submitted by Defense & Foreign Affairs via OilPrice.com, It had become clear by late August 2014 that Libya could no longer be seen as a unified state; at best it was in two parts, even with the communal leaderships of both sides professing a desire to resume national unity. Show More Summary
By Andrea Shalal WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama faced criticism over his foreign policy from both Democratic and Republican lawmakers on Sunday as he wrestled with crises in Iraq, Syria, Libya and Ukraine. Republican lawmakers...Show More Summary
The "Welcome Page" To The Website Of The US Embassy In Libya The Joint Press Conference Of The "Mentholated Black Media Pressgang" Trying To Save Face Now That It Is Clear That Their Previous Choice Of "Silence About Africa" In Hopes...Show More Summary
Islamists who seized a US Embassy throw massive pool party, South Beach style.
An Islamist militia says it has "secured" an abandoned diplomatic compound in Libya's capital city of Tripoli. And, as one does when there is no tut-tutting supervision to be seen, the group celebrated with an impromptu pool party. The U.S. Show More Summary
Militants in Libya "secured" a U.S. embassy in Tripoli Sunday, and promptly "secured" its swimming pool.
A boat carrying 100 migrants capsized off the coast near Tripoli in Libya, coast guard officials said on Sunday. Officials have not confirmed the number of deaths but at least 100 people were on board. This is the second boat to capsize in the same area in a week, the Associated Press reports. Read more...