A Libyan amputee has been charged with aggravated assault and possession of a weapon after a double-amputee’s throat was slashed and he was stabbed in the chest. 151 more words
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CAIRO, Egypt — Militias fighting for control of the airport in Libya’s capital agreed to a 24-hour cease-fire to allow firefighters to battle an out-of-control fire at its oil depot, authorities said Tuesday. 377 more words
U.S. Embassy Personnel Evacuate Libya Amid Ongoing Violence in Tripoli; U.S. Citizens Advised to Leave Country
The U.S. Embassy in Libya evacuated its personnel on Saturday because of heavy militia violence raging in the capital, Tripoli, the State Department said.
About 150 personnel, including 80 U.S. 787 more words
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PARIS – Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy has been placed in formal custody, charged with influence peddling, the BBC reports.
News of the formal investigation into the ex-French president came Tuesday evening after Sarkozy, 59, was questioned for 15 hours by French authorities in relation to allegations that he took 50 million euros ($67 million) in illegal campaign funds from Libya’s Moammar Gadhafi. 303 more words