Jordanian Ambassador To Tripoli Is Abducted

Jordanian Ambassador To Tripoli Is Abducted

By Nehal El-Sherif and Taylor Luck, McClatchy Tribune News AMMAN, Jordan — Libyan gunmen seeking the release of an alleged al-Qaeda operative held in Jordan abducted Amman’s ambas ...

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Gunmen Kidnap Jordan Envoy To Libya

Gunmen Kidnap Jordan Envoy To Libya

Tripoli (AFP) - Masked gunmen kidnapped Jordan's ambassador to Libya as he rode to work in Tripoli on Tuesday, shooting at his car and wounding his driver, officials said. It was ...

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Libya Remains In The Grip Of Rival Rebel Factions

Libya Remains In The Grip Of Rival Rebel Factions

By Laura King, Los Angeles Times TRIPOLI, Libya -- Dragging deeply on a cigarette and swirling his espresso dregs, the curly-haired young militiaman offered up a vivid account of ...

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U.S. Forces Return Rogue Oil Tanker To Libya

U.S. Forces Return Rogue Oil Tanker To Libya

By Nancy A. Youssef, McClatchy Foreign Staff CAIRO -- U.S. Navy SEALs took control of a rogue ship illegally loaded with Libyan crude oil early Monday in Mediterranean waters off ...

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U.S. Navy SEALs Seize Fugitive Oil Tanker In Libya

U.S. Navy SEALs Seize Fugitive Oil Tanker In Libya

By Laura King, Los Angeles Times CAIRO -- U.S. Navy SEALs seized control of an oil tanker that had illegally taken on a cargo of crude oil peddled by rebels in Libya who had earli ...

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Libyan Parliament Ousts Prime Minister Amid Oil Stand-Off

Libyan Parliament Ousts Prime Minister Amid Oil Stand-Off

TRIPOLI, Libya -- The Libyan parliament passed a no-confidence vote against Prime Minister Ali Zeidan Tuesday after a tanker laden with oil from a rebel-held port broke through a ...

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Libyans Hold Protests Against Lack Of Security

Libyans Hold Protests Against Lack Of Security

TRIPOLI, Libya -- Thousands of Libyans Friday took to the streets in several areas of the country, protesting a lack of security. Protesters gathered outside the Mosque of al-Shoh ...

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Senate Report Cites CIA, State Department Failures In Benghazi

Senate Report Cites CIA, State Department Failures In Benghazi

Lisa Mascaro, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON -- A Senate investigation has concluded that officials at the State Department and U.S. intelligence agencies ignored "ample war ...

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