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Britain’s intervention in Libya in 2011 was based on ‘flawed intelligence’ and hastened the country’s spiral into political and economic chaos.
The parents of two American CIA contractors killed in an attack in Libya are suing Hillary Clinton over their deaths.
Relieved residents have been celebrating in Benghazi after Islamist militants were forced out of parts of the eastern Libyan city by forces loyal to
Former US Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton, has endured an 11-hour congressional hearing into the fatal attack on the US consulate in Benghazi
In an act of a highly anticipated political drama that even a city like Washington has rarely seen, former US Secretary of State and the leading
Giant flames lit up the night sky in Tripoli. After struggling to control the blaze at Libya’s largest fuel storage facility, shrapnel from rival
Three years after Colonel Gaddafi’s demise, Libya’s fragile government is struggling to impose order. Heavily-armed former anti-Gaddafi fighters
Libya’s government has condemned deadly attacks on the main airport in Tripoli, as rival militias battle it out for control. Rebel forces from the
The United States says it has captured the suspected ringleader of the 2012 raid on a US diplomatic post in Benghazi, Libya. According to the
In the city of Benghazi at least nine people have been killed and almost fifty wounded in clashes between Libyan troops and militants, according to
A car bomb has damaged the Libyan foreign ministry in Benghazi. There are no reports of any injuries. Officials say the device went off at dawn
Six soldiers have been killed after violence broke out between armed protesters and Libyan special forces. The violence happened outside a special
Death has returned to the streets of Benghazi. According to one medical source at least 25 have been killed and around 70 wounded in clashes in the
A collection of scandals is threatening to cloud the nascent second term of US president Barack Obama. His administration faces allegations over the
A car bomb has exploded outside a hospital in Libya’s eastern city of Benghazi. Reports on the number killed vary between three to 15 people
A car bomb has exploded outside a hospital in Libya’s eastern city of Benghazi. Reports on the number killed by the blast vary between 3 to 15
The Italian consul in Benghazi Guido De Sanctis has been shot at in his car in the eastern Libyan city, but has not been injured. It is unclear who
The US state department has been heavily criticised in an official report into the deadly attack on a US consulate in Libya. The report says
About a thousand protesters demonstrated in Libya’s second city Benghazi, calling for more autonomy for the eastern part of the country and the
The head of Libya’s national congress has vowed to dissolve the country’s militias, in the wake of demonstrations against them. Mohammed Magarief
There may have been retribution from the militias driven out of this Benghazi compound, with a doctor claiming six members of Libya’s security forces
An Islamist militia has been swept out of the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi. At least one person was killed and 20 wounded as fighters at the Ansar
Amateur video has emerged showing the US ambassador to Libya in the moments just after the attack that killed him. In the footage, a still-alive
Officials in Washington believe the attack that killed the US ambassador and three other diplomats in Benghazi may have been planned in advance.
The U.S. ambassador to Libya and three other embassy staff were killed in a rocket attack on Tuesday night that targeted his car in the eastern
A huge blast at the Libyan military intelligence headquarters in Benghazi has highlighted the continuining instability in the country. No one was
There were mixed emotions in Libya on Saturday as the country went to the polls in its first free elections in over half a century. In the capital
Libya’s first free national elections in 60 years have been marred by violence in the oil-rich east of the country. A group of radical Islamists
The main storage centre for election materials in Libya has fallen victim to a suspected arson attack, raising security fears ahead of Saturday’s
Protesters in Tripoli delivered a firm ‘no’ to a breakaway region in eastern Libya, echoing the reaction of the country’s leadership. The