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Tripoli's death toll passes 100 as rival factions slug it out

Tripoli's death toll passes 100 as rival factions slug it out

The fighting has knocked out most power stations in the city and crippled Tripoli’s main airport.

  • by Ahmed Elumami

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Seventeen years after 9/11, al-Qaeda stronger in Syria and elsewhere
Iraq

Seventeen years after 9/11, al-Qaeda stronger in Syria and elsewhere

Far from vanquishing the extremist group and its associated "franchises", critics say, US policies in the Middle East appear to have encouraged its spread.

  • by Nabih Bulos
Libya declares state of emergency in Tripoli as death toll climbs
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Libya declares state of emergency in Tripoli as death toll climbs

Libya's government has declared a state of emergency in the capital Tripoli as the death toll from fighting continues to climb.

Terror attack rocks Libya's planned elections
Libya

Terror attack rocks Libya's planned elections

At least 14 people died in the attack on the headquarters of Libya's elections commission, striking a target central to plans to restore stability.

  • by Saleh Sarrar & Ghaith Shennib
US says it killed two terrorists in southern Libya air strike
Libya

US says it killed two terrorists in southern Libya air strike

US forces have killed "two terrorists" in an air strike in south-western Libya as part of efforts to deny militants a safe haven in the country's vast desert.