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National Safety Department eliminates unexploded artillery shells from a citizen’s house in Tripoli

The Presidential Council’s Interior Ministry said that the bomb squad of the National Safety Department had eliminated unexploded artillery shells from a citizen’s house in the Airport Road district in Tripoli. The squad moved to the site after receiving a report of the existence of objects suspected of being explosives. …

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OUT OF THE INFERNO? Rebuilding Security in Iraq, Libya, Syria, and Yemen

Without a pre-defined security plan, no political authority is likely to control the countries living in fragmented security and political orders in the MENA region, says the Arab Reform Initiative in a new book, urging for the adoption of cooperative security as a way out of the conflicts of the …

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Senior Lawmakers Urge U.S. Engagement in Libya

Senior lawmakers on Tuesday rejected President Donald Trump’s declaration that the United States has “no role” in Libya, citing the threat of regional instability to U.S. national security interests. Senate Foreign Relations Chairman Bob Corker (R., Tenn.) and ranking Democrat Ben Cardin (D., Md.) said Libya’s ongoing battle over power …

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Civil Registry Authority taken over by ‘’extremists’’

The Civil Registry Authority (CRA) confirmed yesterday that it had been forcibly taken over by ‘’ideologically extremist groups’’ who took control of its database of Libyan citizens which would have ‘’enabled them to control the affairs of Libyans and the manipulation of their identities for their own interests’’.

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