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Libya in Anarchy Two Years after NATO Humanitarian Liberation

In 2011 when Muhammar Qaddafi refused to leave quietly as ruler of Libya, the Obama Administration, hiding behind the skirts of the French, launched a ferocious bombing campaign and a “No Fly” zone over the country to aid the so-called fighters for democracy.

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Libya business news – Weekly Security Updates

Overview The expected drama of Saif Gaddafi and Abdullah al-Senoussi appearing together in court in Tripoli did not occur this week with confusion over whether Saif would or would not appear.  Instead on Thursday Senoussi attended his pre-trail court hearing in Tripoli along with 36 others charged with counts of …

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EU seeks to strengthen democracy, security and justice in Libya

The EU is supporting the administration of security and justice in Libya, with the presentation of the €10 million Security and Justice Support Programme for Libya (SJSP). “Stabilising the country and establishing common and unified security structures is essential to consolidate the rule of law, an independent judicial system and …

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Libya’s security problem

Libya’s passage through a democratic era is characterized by challenges and threats that may hamper the transition and threaten its neighbors. The proliferation of weapons and limited efforts by the government to monitor the security situation have invigorated terrorist and outlaw groups to take advantage of this favorable climate and …

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Sensitive Weapons Stolen from US Special Forces in Libya May have Fallen in Wrong Hands

The US media network Fox News reported Wednesday that highly sensitive US military equipment and weapons stored in Libya were stolen over the summer by groups likely aligned and working with terrorist organizations. 

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Security Council Report – September 2013 Monthly Forecast

In September, the Security Council expects to be briefed by Tarek Mitri, the Special Representative of the Secretary-General and head of the UN Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL), followed by consultations. The Council will also likely receive the periodic briefing by the chair of the 1970 Libya Sanctions Committee, Ambassador …

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