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Stories with person: Muammar Gaddafi
  • EU boosts Med naval mission for Libya coast guard training story has photos
    Updated: May-23-16 12:16 pm

    BRUSSELS - The European Union boosted the role of its naval operation in the Mediterranean on Monday after Libya granted permission for the EU to train its coastguard, as increasing numbers of desperate migrants leave the country in unseaworthy boats bound for Italy.

  • US, other powers want to arm Libyan government story has photosstory has video
    Updated: May-16-16 7:19 pm

    VIENNA - In a move fraught with risk, the United States and other world powers said Monday they would supply Libya's internationally recognized government with weapons to counter the Islamic State and other militant groups gaining footholds in the chaos-wracked country's lawless regions.

  • Kerry in Saudi Arabia for talks on Syria, Libya, Yemen story has photos
    Updated: May-15-16 9:20 am

    JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Sunday held talks with Saudi Arabia's King Salman about the conflicts in Syria, Libya and Yemen, ahead of international meetings this coming week in Europe on those crises.

  • Rival assaults on IS stronghold deepen Libya's chaos 
    Updated: May-06-16 1:46 pm

    CAIRO - From east and west, the forces of Libya's rival powers are each moving on the city of Sirte, vowing to free it from the hold of the Islamic State group. The danger is they could very well fight each other as well.