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Italian Navy takes action to prevent migrants arriving by boat

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 3, 2017 at 1:00pm 8/3/2017 at 1:00pm
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Italy has been struggling to deal with a flood of migrants from Libya and has received little to no help from the EU. This has led to strife, as we pointed out in earlier posts.

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Report: Slave Markets Have Returned to North Africa

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at 10:00am 4/12/2017 at 10:00am
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The United Nations International Organization for Migration (IOM) has found slave markets along migrant routes in Africa from the Sahara to Libya, which is where the majority of the migrants will take another dangerous journey to Europe.

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ISIS Taking Advantage of Migrant Issue by Flooding People Through Libya

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, May 27, 2016 at 1:00pm 5/27/2016 at 1:00pm

The Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL) continues to take advantage of the migrant issue by blending their fighters and shipping them through Europe.

Smuggler Abu Walid told CNN that ISIS has contacted people in his business in Libya in the past two months, offering up to $40,000 for 25 people. Libyan officials told the...

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Reports: Clinton Boosted Business in Libya for Blumenthal

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 8, 2015 at 7:30pm 10/8/2015 at 7:30pm

Back in July, we reported that Hillary’s emails revealed a disturbing (but not altogether startling) connection between the former Secretary of State and Sidney Blumenthal. We already knew that Blumenthal was sending Clinton “off the books” intel reports on the situation in Libya, but new emails suggested that he was also...

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Hillary Broke Libya

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, June 10, 2015 at 7:00am 6/10/2015 at 7:00am

You might think that the fact that four Americans died in the 2012 attack on our embassy in Libya (on Hillary Clinton’s watch) was bad enough, but you’d be wrong.

Stephen Collinson of CNN:

Hillary Clinton’s real Libya problem

Hillary Clinton has another Libya problem.

She’s already grappling with the political headaches from deleted emails...

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Islamists gone wild: Pool party at seized US Embassy Annex in Libya

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 31, 2014 at 3:10pm 8/31/2014 at 3:10pm

At least they know how to have fun? According to the Washington Times:

Islamists who gained control of a U.S. Embassy residential compound in Libya last week posted a video online...

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Someone bombed Tripoli, but who?

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at 2:26pm 8/19/2014 at 2:26pm

In today’s bizarre news, at least six are dead in an airstrike that took out a small arms depot and other targets. The problem is, no one really knows who is responsible.

The New York Times reports:

Unidentified warplanes on Monday bombed a small arms depot and other locations in the Libyan capital, Tripoli,...

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U.S. Personnel Evacuate Libya — Again

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, July 27, 2014 at 12:20pm 7/27/2014 at 12:20pm

Add Libya to the list of places around the world that are on fire. Over the weekend, U.S. embassy personnel — including the U.S. Ambassador — were quickly evacuated from the country amidst

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60 Minutes confirms Benghazi is a real scandal, and you’ve been lied to (Update)

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 7:26pm 10/27/2013 at 7:26pm

Update 11-8-2013: 60 Minutes backs off Benghazi witness story.

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60 Minutes had an absolutely devastating report on the Obama administration’s failure to protect Ambassador Chris Stevens and other Americans in Benghazi.

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Mideast Media Sampler – 05/03/2013 – The Benghazi Bungle

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, May 3, 2013 at 12:00pm 5/3/2013 at 12:00pm

1) The innocence of the Obama administration

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on September 14, 2012:

This has been a difficult week for the State Department and for...

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