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Battle for control of Benghazi, Libya, erupts

Battle for control of Benghazi, Libya, erupts

BENGHAZI, Libya, Oct. 16 (UPI) --Benghazi, Libya, saw gunfire and airstrikes in an attempt by forces loyal to former Gen. Khalifa Haftar to reclaim the city from Islamist militias.
Ed Adamczyk
12 dead in Benghazi, Libya, fighting

12 dead in Benghazi, Libya, fighting

BENGHAZI, Libya, Oct. 2 (UPI) --Up to 12 Libyan soldiers were killed Thursday in a double suicide bombing in Benghazi, Libya, and 60 injured, hospital personnel said.
Ed Adamczyk
Sarkozy corruption case suspended as he returns to politics

Sarkozy corruption case suspended as he returns to politics

PARIS, Sept. 24 (UPI) --A corruption investigation against Nicolas Sarkozy, former French President, has been suspended.
Ed Adamczyk
Libya bombed by unidentified warplanes

Libya bombed by unidentified warplanes

TRIPOLI, Libya, Aug. 18 (UPI) --Tripoli, Libya, was struck by bombs dropped from unidentified aircraft early Monday, with the government unaware whose planes carried out the attack.
Ed Adamczyk
Oil storage depot hit near Tripoli

Oil storage depot hit near Tripoli

TRIPOLI, Libya, July 28 (UPI) --The Libyan government said Monday it needed outside help to control new clashes in the capital, near where several oil storage tankers were hit by rocket fire.
Daniel J. Graeber
Libyan activist Salwa Bugaighis killed

Libyan activist Salwa Bugaighis killed

BENGHAZI , Libya, June 26 (UPI) --Salwa Bugaighis, a Libyan human rights and women's rights activist, was shot and killed after she voted in national elections.
Ed Adamczyk
Libya oil output gets lift

Libya oil output gets lift

TRIPOLI, Libya, June 16 (UPI) --Two Libyan oil fields resumed deliveries to a key refinery in the country following a court order on political stability, two state energy companies said.
Daniel J. Graeber
Violence breaks out in Libyan capital

Violence breaks out in Libyan capital

TRIPOLI, Libya, May 19 (UPI) --Fighting erupted in Tripoli, Libya on Sunday in what has been described as the worst violence since the 2011 revolution that deposed dictator Moammar Gadhafi.
JC Finley
Libya names fifth -- and youngest -- prime minister post-Gadhafi

Libya names fifth -- and youngest -- prime minister post-Gadhafi

TRIPOLI, Libya, May 5 (UPI) -- The Libyan government announced Monday that Ahmad Mitig has been appointed as its new prime minister.
JC Finley
UPI Almanac for Wednesday, April 30, 2014

UPI Almanac for Wednesday, April 30, 2014

UPI Almanac for Wednesday, April 30, 2014
By United Press International

Wintershall gauging how best to return to Libya

KASSEL, Germany, March 14 (UPI) -- Martin Bachmann, upstream director at German energy company Wintershall, said a return to Libya depends in part on how well authorities can ensure security.

Ex-Iranian intel officer says Iran, not Libya, behind Lockerbie attack

EDINBURGH, Scotland, March 11 (UPI) -- The 1988 Lockerbie jetliner bombing was payback for the U.S. Navy's downing of an Iranian airliner six months earlier, an ex-Iranian intelligence officer says.

U.N. frets over Libyan political progress

UNITED NATIONS, March 11 (UPI) -- Political divisions in Libya are undermining the country's ability to build on progress made since its revolution in 2012, U.N. special envoy Tarek Mitri said.
Former French president's phone reportedly bugged

Former French president's phone reportedly bugged

PARIS, March 8 (UPI) -- Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy's phone was tapped in an investigation into his alleged dealings with Libyan strongman Moammar Gadhafi, a report says.
BP shelves onshore work in Libya

BP shelves onshore work in Libya

LONDON, March 7 (UPI) -- British energy company BP said in an annual report it was exploring other options for exploration drilling onshore in Libya because of security concerns.
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Libyan leader Moammer Gadhafi addresses the 64th General Assembly at the United Nations on September 23, 2009 in New York City. UPI /Monika Graff
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