TRIPOLI (Reuters) - The men, some of them armed, arrived at the gates of the Al Hani General Construction Company compound on the outskirts of the Libyan capital and forced their way into the site. Full story
TRIPOLI (Reuters) - Assailants attacked an Islamist party office in Tripoli on Monday and a soldier was killed in fighting in Libya's eastern city of Benghazi, officials said, in an escalation of violence following the assassination of a political activist last week. Full story
TRIPOLI (Reuters) - Unidentified assailants fired a rocket-propelled grenade at the United Arab Emirates embassy compound in the Libyan capital Tripoli on Thursday, the latest in a series of attacks on foreign targets in the North African country. Full story
TRIPOLI (Reuters) - A rocket-propelled grenade struck a residential building near a tower housing several foreign embassies and a major hotel in the Libyan capital on Tuesday, witnesses and a security source said. Full story
TRIPOLI (Reuters) - Muammar Gaddafi's Tripoli compound, the city within a city from which he orchestrated eccentric defiance of Western powers and disdain for his own people for four decades, is to be turned into a public park, Tourism Minister Ikram Abdusalam Bash Imam said on Tuesday. Full story
If the Russians have in fact provided anti-aircraft missiles to Syria, they could be used to shoot down Western planes, or fend off Israeli airstrikes. Meanwhile, the Syrian civil war has spilled over into Lebanon where troops have been deployed. NBC’s Richard Engel reports.
Troops are traveling through the streets of Tripoli, Lebanon, to stop violence erupting between supporters and opponents of neighboring Syria's civil unrest. NBCNews.com's Dara Brown reports.
Chairman of the State Department’s Accountability Review Board on Benghazi, Ambassador Thomas Pickering, talks to MSNBC’s Alex Witt about the Benghazi intelligence controversy. He refutes Rep. Mike Pompeo who asserted yesterday that the Ambassador’s report was incorrect. Ambassador Pickering offers
The New York Post's John Podhoretz joins Morning Joe to discuss the House Oversight Committee hearing on the Sept. 11, 2012 attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya.
House Republicans held a charged Congressional hearing on the Benghazi attacks, and some of the harshest exchanges were about what Clinton, who took “responsibility” for the attack in January, knew and how the State Department responded.
Abdelsalam Jadallah is promoted from the rank of colonel to general by Assembly Chief Nouri Abusahmain during a ceremony at the Libyan General National Congress in Tripoli July 30, 2013. Jadallah was appointed the Libyan army chief of staff after Yussef al-Mangoush resigned last month following dea
People hold torches during celebrations marking the second anniversary of the capital Tripoli's liberation, in Tripoli July 29, 2013. REUTERS/Ismail Zitouny (LIBYA - Tags: POLITICS ANNIVERSARY)
A man carries a torch during celebrations marking the second anniversary of the capital Tripoli's liberation, in Tripoli July 29, 2013. REUTERS/Ismail Zitouny (LIBYA - Tags: POLITICS ANNIVERSARY)
epa03804239 Libyan Prime Minister Ali Zidan speaks during a media conference Tripoli, Libya, 27 July 2013. The briefing focused on latest situation in Benghazi, after the assassination of an anti-Islamist rights activist in the eastern city of Benghazi. Unknown gunmen shot dead the anti-Islamist rig