SABRATHA, Libya (Reuters) - The ruins of a grandiose Roman theatre behind them, two foreigners taking pictures in the Libyan coastal city of Sabratha make a rare sight these days.Full story
The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said Wednesday that four members of Army special forces in Tripoli were never told to stand down after last year's deadly assault on the U.S. diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya, disputing a former top diplomat's claim that the unit might have helped Ameri 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.
Libya's Tourism Minister Ekram Pasha Emmams speaks during an interview with Reuters in Tripoli May 26, 2013. The ancient Roman city of Sabratha used to attract more than 20,000 foreign visitors annually before the 2011 war that ousted Muammar Gaddafi. Now the temples and mosaics overlooking the turq
Demonstrators chant slogans and wave flags as Prominent conservative cleric Da'i al-Islam al-Shahhal
Prominent conservative cleric Da'i al-Islam al-Shahhal is seen during a sit-in protest in solidarity with Sunni Muslim Salafist leader Ahmad al-Assir and his supporters in the port city of Tripoli, northern Lebanon, June 18, 2013.Militants supporting opposing sides of Syria's civil war clashed in th
Al Sadiq al-Sour, an official from Libya's prosecutor general office, speaks during a news conference in Tripoli June 17, 2013. Two former top associates of Libya's Muammar Gaddafi were acquitted on Monday of wasting public money, but remained in jail as part of a bigger investigation involving his