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Libyan Pilots, Scientists, to Train in US

The US Office of Management and Budget has reportedly approved a controversial Dept of Homeland Security (DHS) rule to ease the way for Libyans to attend U.S. flight schools.

It was put in place in the 1980s after a wave of Libyan terrorism and House Republicans say the ban should stay in place.

Republican Congressman Bob Goodlatte said the proposed rule would “lift a longstanding prohibition on Libyans coming to the U.S. to attend flight school, to work in aviation maintenance or flight operations, or to study or seek training in nuclear science.

Libya Business News

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