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Oct 27, 2014
Death toll rises to 130 as heavy fighting in Libya's Benghazi continuesAs the war continues in Libya's second largest city, Benghazi, at least 130 have been killed in the past 10 days. Heavy fighting flared on Sunday between Libya's army and Islamist militias.
Sep 10, 2014
Libya: Militants in Benghazi may have kidnapped 25 missing soldiersThe army special forces have allied themselves with troops of former Gaddafi-era general Khalifa Haftar who has declared war on Islamists in Libya.
Sep 01, 2014
Libya: Govt loses control of ministries in face of rebel onslaughtLibya is descending into anarchy as former rebels who helped topple Muammar Gaddafi in a NATO-backed uprising in 2011 have turned their guns on each other as they seek to set the country's political agenda and control its vast oil reserves.
Aug 25, 2014
Tripoli airport terminal destroyed after war planes strike LibyaTripoli residents heard jets followed by explosions at dawn but more details on the latest fighting in Libya were not immediately available.
Jul 30, 2014
Libya: Militants capture key army base in Benghazi as fighting escalatesAn Islamist and jihadist alliance announced the capture of the main military base in Benghazi, Libya in a statement which was confirmed by an army official.
May 28, 2014
Stay away or face worse conflict than Iraq: Libyan Islamists to US"We remind America, if they intervene, of their defeats in Afghanistan, Iraq and Somalia, because they would face in Libya something much worse," he said in a statement.
Dec 05, 2013
Libyan assembly votes to follow Islamic lawLibya's national assembly voted on Wednesday to make Islamic law, or sharia, the source of all legislation, in an apparent bid by moderate Islamists to outflank ultra-conservative militants who have been gaining influence.
Nov 25, 2013
Libya: Clashes in Benghazi kill 5, say officialsLibyan officials say clashes in the eastern city of Benghazi have killed five people and wounded 17.
Apr 20, 2012
'18 militants killed by Yemeni troops'More than 200 people have been killed since government forces stepped up attacks on the militants whom it accused of assaulting a military camp near Lawdar last week.