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Jump jets

US Navy and Marines Intensify Airstrikes against ISIS in Libya

Wasp initially used AV-8B Harrier jump jets as strike aircraft and added AH-1W SuperCobra attack helicopters to provide close air support on these strike missions.

Now bombing ISIL

US Launching Four Airstrikes a Day against ISIL in Libya

The San Antonio will continue providing precision airstrikes in support of Libyan forces and government of national accord-aligned forces.

Italian Border Patrols Pick Up Boatloads Of Illegal Immigrants

Migrant Boat Sinks off Libyan Coast, Dozens Dead, Missing

Migrants have been rescued off the coast of Libya on their way to Italy after their boat capsized. It is feared that dozens have died in the ferry accident.

Bomb Explodes At Spanish Embassy In Libya

A bomb has exploded in front of the Spanish Embassy in Tripoli, Libya Monday night, in a latest attack against foreign entities in the country.

ISIS beheading

New IS Video Purportedly Shows Beheading Of Ethiopian Christians In Libya

A new IS (Islamic State) video was released on Sunday, purportedly showed the shooting and beheading of captured Ethiopian Christians in Libya.

ISIS beheading

New IS Video Purportedly Shows Beheading Of Ethiopian Christians In Libya

A new IS (Islamic State) video was released on Sunday, purportedly showed the shooting and beheading of captured Ethiopian Christians in Libya.

South Korean Embassy Shooting Kills Two In Libya

Two people were killed, while another was injured after gunmen opened fire at the South Korean Embassy in Tripoli, Libya on Sunday.

al ghani oil field

Foreigners Feared Kidnapped After Oil Field Attack In Libya

Nearly a dozen foreign nationals are feared to have been held hostage by militants following an oil field attack in Libya.

ISIS beheading

ISIS Releases Video Purportedly Showing Beheading of 21 Egyptian Christians

The Islamic terror group ISIS has released a video purportedly showing the beheading of 21 Egyptian Christians in Libya.

Mediterranean Tragedy

UNHCR Reports Rise in Migrant Deaths Trying to Cross Mediterranean Sea

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) estimates that in 2014, about 3,500 migrants, out of the 218,000 who attempted, perished while sailing to Europe via the Mediterranean Sea.

Corinthia Hotel Libya

Libya Hotel Attack Kills At Least 8, Including Foreigners

Armed gunmen attacked a luxury hotel in the Libya's capital Tripoli, killing at least eight people.

U.S. Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina

Republican Senator Blasts GOP Report On Benghazi Attack

A Republican senator on Sunday lambasted a House GOP report that has, for the most part, cleared the Obama administration of any wrongdoing over its handling of a deadly attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya in 2012. The attack claimed the lives of four U.S. citizens, including Ambassador Chris Stevens.

Derna Islamic Youth Council motorcade

Derna Seized As Islamic State Expands To Libya

The Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has seized control of Derna, a port city in eastern Libya just about 200 miles east of the Egyptian border.

Libya politics

Supreme Court In Libya Rejects Elected Assembly, Causes Chaos

The Supreme Court in Libya has rejected the country's internationally recognized parliament on Thursday, pressing that it was unconstitutional resulting to fuel more chaos in the country.

Libya Violence

Violence Erupts Anew In Libya, Army Attempts To Reclaim Benghazi From Militants

Violence erupted anew in Libya as the military tries to reclaim the city of Benghazi from Islamist militants.

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