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Libya court sentences Gadhafi son to death for 2011 killings

TRIPOLI, Libya - Moammar Gadhafi's son and onetime...Tuesday by a court in the Libyan capital, Tripoli, on charges of murder and inciting genocide...captured some areas in Libya.The same Tripoli court on Tuesday also sentenced to death...
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Scottish prosecutors: 2 Libyans are Lockerbie bomb suspects the bombing of a Pan Am jet over Lockerbie, Scotland, and want U.S. and Scottish investigators to interview them in Tripoli.Given Libya's instability, that may be a remote prospect.Scotland's Crown Office said Lord Advocate Frank Mulholland...
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Pressure mounts on Gadhafi within capital

TRIPOLI, Libya - Pressure is mounting on Moammar...of anti-government protests in several Tripoli neighborhoods this week - dissent that...that hit Gadhafi's fortified compound in Tripoli. Just hours beforehand, the Libyan leader...
Historic visit to Libya by Pentagon chief

TRIPOLI, Libya - U.S. Defense Secretary Leon...pledged during a historic visit Saturday to Tripoli that the United States will do all it can...hold remains of U.S. sailors killed in Tripoli harbor in 1804. Their deaths were memorialized...
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Gadhafi, in hiding, vows no surrender

TRIPOLI, Libya - In a fiery broadcast from hiding...the bloodshed that met their attack on Tripoli."We want to save our fighters and not...forced into hiding after they swept into Tripoli on Aug. 20 and gained control of most...
Escape from Libya

...arrested." My father, who called from my family's house in Tripoli, urged my brother, who lives in Manchester, England, to...way out of Libya the day after my father's arrest. Life in Tripoli has become impossible, with the city a virtual ghost town...
As Syria burns, neighboring Lebanon feels the heat

BEIRUT - The tensions between the two neighborhoods were building for days in the northern Lebanese city of Tripoli. On one side live Sunni Muslims who hate the Syrian regime. On the hill above are members of the Alawite sect, Bashar Assad's...
Officials rescue 367 migrants off Libya; 25 bodies found

...finding more survivors, even as dusk approached. The vessel was reported to be 110 kilometers (about 75 miles) northwest of Tripoli, Libya's capital.In April, a crammed fishing boat sank, taking down with it perhaps as many as 800 migrants trapped...
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Hezbollah commander killed outside home on the brink of collapsing into full-blown sectarian bloodletting of its own.In Lebanon's second-largest city, Tripoli, bloody street battles between rival sides has become a near-daily affair, with at least 12 people killed over three days...


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