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The International Criminal Court on Wednesday rejected a final bid by Tripoli's lawyers to try slain leader Muammar Gaddafi's son Seif al-Islam in...
Wednesday, May 21, 2014
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Anis Mansour
The latest events in Libya put the Tunisian government in a difficult position in front of its neighbors. The painful blow to Libya's Islamists by...
Wednesday, May 21, 2014
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Abdel Kafi al-Samad
Lebanon’s northern city of Tripoli has historically suffered from economic deprivation and neglect. Although many people claim to represent Tripoli,...
Tuesday, May 20, 2014
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Jordan's ambassador to Libya was freed and returned home on Tuesday, a month after being kidnapped, in an exchange for a jihadist jailed for plotting...
Tuesday, May 13, 2014
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Jordan's ambassador to Libya was kidnapped on Tuesday morning after masked gunmen attacked his car and shot his driver, a spokesman for Libya's...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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Ghassan Saoud
The multiple pictures of himself hanging in his living room are not enough to satisfy Ashraf Rifi’s ego. He goes out on the balcony of his home to...
Friday, April 11, 2014
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Radwan Mortada
Nothing disturbs the euphoria felt by Tripolitans these days except their belief that the current ceasefire will not be permanent, and that it was...
Monday, April 7, 2014
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Lebanon on Saturday charged 12 people including head of the Arab Democratic Party Rifaat Eid with belonging to a "terrorist organization" involved in...
Saturday, April 5, 2014
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Firas Choufi, Abdel Kafi al-Samad
Four days have passed since the Lebanese army implemented its security plan in Tripoli. However, the plan has been facing mounting criticism. How can...
Thursday, April 3, 2014
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