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Jul 23, 2017
Hundreds of bodies of Islamic State militants lie unclaimed in Libya as countries refuse to acknowledge themMonths after Libyan forces defeated IS, hundreds of bodies of foreign militants still lie stored in freezers as authorities negotiate with other governments
Oct 24, 2016
Plane crashes on takeoff at Malta airport, five aboard killedA light plane crashed Monday after takeoff from Malta International Airport en route to Libya, killing all five crew members on board, airport authorities said.
Aug 11, 2016
Libyan forces capture symbolic base of Islamic State in SirteLibyan forces battling to oust Islamic State from Sirte on Wednesday captured a large convention hall complex in the city centre, seizing a symbolic base where militants once held meetings and flew their black jihadist flag.
Jun 11, 2016
Fight rages against IS in Libya's Sirte: Five things you need to knowA coalition of western Libyan militias led by the powerful Libya Dawn battled rival forces in August 2014, forcing the government to flee Tripoli.
Nov 06, 2014
Chaos in Libya as Supreme court rejects elected parliamentLibya's Supreme Court on Thursday declared the internationally recognised parliament as unconstitutional, in a ruling likely to fuel further chaos in the north African oil producing nation.
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.
Oct 25, 2011
Gaddafi and son: From freezer to six feet underMuammar Gaddafi and his son Mo'tassim were buried at dawn on Tuesday in an unknown location, ending a wrangle over the rotting bodies.
Oct 22, 2011
Gaddafi caught like 'rat' in a drain, humiliated and shotMuammar Gaddafi made his final dash for freedom shortly before dawn prayers.