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    Bangladesh mission opens control room in Libya

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:30am on September 17, 2018

    Bangladesh embassy in Tripoli opened a round the clock control room for giving assistance to expatriate Bangladeshi there as the Libyan government declared the State...

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    Some 400 prisoners escape prison in Tripoli chaos

    Reuters . Tripoli | Updated at 12:00am on September 04, 2018

    Some 400 prisoners escaped from a jail in Libya’s capital on Sunday while fighting between rival armed groups raged nearby, a judiciary official said as...

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    Libya court sentences 45 to death over 2011 killings

    Reuters | Updated at 10:36am on August 16, 2018

    A Libyan appeals court on Wednesday sentenced 45 people to death by firing squad for killings committed in the capital, Tripoli, during a 2011 uprising,...

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    Nearly 300 migrants rescued off Libya coast

    Agence France-Presse . Tripoli | Updated at 12:52am on July 25, 2017

    Libya’s coastguard rescued an estimated 278 migrants including women and children on Monday off the shores of two different towns west of the capital Tripoli,...

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    130 migrants feared dead in Med after shipwreck

    Agence France-Presse . Rome, Italy | Updated at 12:45am on June 20, 2017

    At least 126 migrants were feared dead after their boat sank off the coast of Libya while trying to make the perilous crossing to Europe,...

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    The US hand in the Libyan/Syrian tragedies

    | Updated at 12:05am on June 13, 2017

    POLICE investigations and media reports have confirmed that two of the bloodiest terrorist attacks in Western Europe — the coordinated bombings and shootings in Paris...

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    Bangladeshi migrant killed in Tripoli

    Reuters . Tripoli | Updated at 12:46am on June 12, 2017

    Bangladeshi migrant had been killed and two wounded in crossfire when coastguards from Zawiya, just west of Tripoli, had clashed on Friday with smugglers escorting...

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    Gadhafi's son released after more than five years of detention

    Associated Press | Updated at 08:40am on June 11, 2017

    Seif al-Islam, the son and one-time heir apparent of late Libyan dictator Moammar Gadhafi, has been released after more than five years in detention, his...

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    Airbase attack kills 141 in south Libya

    Agence France-Presse . Tripoli | Updated at 12:05am on May 21, 2017

    An attack on an airbase in south Libya has killed 141 people, mostly soldiers loyal to military strongman Khalifa Haftar, a spokesman for his forces...

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