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Battle for Sirte: fight for city enters final phase

In Libya, militia groups aligned to the UN-brokered unity government are preparing for what they hope will be the final push to oust ISIL from Sirte.

In Libya, militia groups aligned to the UN-brokered unity government are preparing for what they hope will be the final push to oust ISIL from Sirte.

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Securing Sirte

Libyan forces battling to oust ISIL from Sirte have seized a key symbol of the militant group's authority in the city.

Libyan forces battling to oust ISIL from Sirte have seized a key symbol of the militant group's authority in the city.

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Libya's neighbours meet to discuss way forward for country

As fighting and anarchy continue throughout Libya, a delegation from neighbouring countries has held its first meeting in the

As fighting and anarchy continue throughout Libya, a delegation from neighbouring countries has held its first meeting in the

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Dozens dead as militias battle for power in Libya

Dozens of people have been killed in Libya this weekend amid the worst violence since the 2011 war that ousted long-time dictator Muammar Gaddafi

Dozens of people have been killed in Libya this weekend amid the worst violence since the 2011 war that ousted long-time dictator Muammar Gaddafi

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UN pulls its staff from Libya due to worsening crisis

With sporadic fighting continuing between Libyan security forces and rival militias, the United Nations has pulled its staff from the capital

With sporadic fighting continuing between Libyan security forces and rival militias, the United Nations has pulled its staff from the capital

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Libyan port rebels see deal possible within weeks

A deal to lift an armed blockade of Libyan oil ports and restart exports could be possible within two weeks, after talks with the government advanced

A deal to lift an armed blockade of Libyan oil ports and restart exports could be possible within two weeks, after talks with the government advanced

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Death toll rises with clashes in Libyan city of Benghazi

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

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

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Libya militia told 'lay down your arms or join army'

Lay down your arms or join the army, Libya’s militias have been told. New army chief Colonel Salem Qineydi issued the ultimatum after deadly

Lay down your arms or join the army, Libya’s militias have been told. New army chief Colonel Salem Qineydi issued the ultimatum after deadly

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Libyans for rule of law

The Libyan government, following a mass public demonstration of support, is taking tentative steps to consolidate military force more than a year

The Libyan government, following a mass public demonstration of support, is taking tentative steps to consolidate military force more than a year

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Libyan official pledges to dissolve militias after mass protests

The head of Libya’s national congress has vowed to dissolve the country’s militias, in the wake of demonstrations against them. Mohammed Magarief

The head of Libya’s national congress has vowed to dissolve the country’s militias, in the wake of demonstrations against them. Mohammed Magarief

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Fresh clashes erupt in western Libya

Fresh fighting erupted in west Libya on Wednesday after two days of deadly clashes near the border with Tunisia. The clashes have left at least 16

Fresh fighting erupted in west Libya on Wednesday after two days of deadly clashes near the border with Tunisia. The clashes have left at least 16

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Troops sent to quell Libya tribal unrest

Three days of clashes in southern Libya that have killed dozens of people have spread to Sabha, the country’s fourth largest city. Hundreds of

Three days of clashes in southern Libya that have killed dozens of people have spread to Sabha, the country’s fourth largest city. Hundreds of

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Libyan fighters mark anniversary of Benghazi victory

Libyan army conscripts have held a military parade to celebrate the anniversary of their victory in the battle for Benghazi. It is a year since

Libyan army conscripts have held a military parade to celebrate the anniversary of their victory in the battle for Benghazi. It is a year since

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Gaddafi spy chief held in Mauritania

Libya’s former head of intelligence Abdullah al-Senussi has been arrested in Mauritania. Al-Senussi, one of the most prominent figures in the

Libya’s former head of intelligence Abdullah al-Senussi has been arrested in Mauritania. Al-Senussi, one of the most prominent figures in the

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Uneasy calm returns after clashes in Bani Walid

Bullet-scarred and abandoned buildings bear testament to the battle for Bani Walid, the last Libyan stronghold of Muammar Gaddafi. Calm has once

Bullet-scarred and abandoned buildings bear testament to the battle for Bani Walid, the last Libyan stronghold of Muammar Gaddafi. Calm has once