Syrians seeking refuge in Libya

MISRATA, 23 May 2013 (IRIN) – Two years ago Syrians in the relative security of their own country watched the unfolding crisis in Libya descend into a devastating civil war.


Protesters halt oil flows on Libya Zueitina pipeline -sources



Wed May 22, 2013 1:00pm EDT

(Adds congress statement on disruptions, paragraphs 3-5)

By Ghaith Shennib

May 22 (Reuters) – Protesters have turned off a valve on a pipeline carrying oil to the eastern Libyan terminal of Zueitina, industry sources said, as politicians called for tougher action against those who attack oil facilities following a spate of disruptions.


Who Outed the CIA Annex in Benghazi?

by Eli Lake May 24, 2013 4:45 AM EDT

In a classified hearing, a House panel is trying to figure out how the attack transpired. Did the attackers know that secret location, or did they learn it that night?

More than eight months after the 9/11 anniversary attacks on the U.S. mission in Benghazi, Libya, the CIA is still trying to find out how the attack that killed two former Navy SEALs at the agency’s annex transpired.

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