Moammar Gadhafi Moammar Gadhafi en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Tue, 23 Sep 2014 00:00:01 MDT Tue, 23 Sep 2014 01:14:08 MDT Newspapers 38 killed as Libyan forces battle militias in east Heavy clashes between Libyan soldiers loyal to a renegade general and Islamist-led militias killed 38 people —... Sun, 27 Jul 2014 13:28:24 MDT US evacuates embassy in Libya amid clashes The United States shuttered its embassy in Libya on Saturday and evacuated its diplomats to neighboring Tunisia under U.S.... Sat, 26 Jul 2014 13:35:50 MDT Fog of war in Benghazi hampered military response The military might have been able to prevent two of the four U.S. deaths in Benghazi if commanders had known more about the... Sat, 12 Jul 2014 09:59:47 MDT Commanders: Benghazi rescue hampered by lack of info; two might have been saved Two of the four U.S. deaths in Benghazi might have been prevented, military leaders say, if commanders had known more about... Fri, 11 Jul 2014 13:59:27 MDT Nabbed Libyan militant lived openly in Benghazi The Libyan militant suspected in the deadly Sept. 11, 2012 attack on Americans in Benghazi was not a difficult man to find. Tue, 17 Jun 2014 14:34:37 MDT Poachers massacre 68 elephants in Congo park One of Africa's oldest national parks is under attack "from all fronts," its director said Friday after 68 elephants were... Fri, 13 Jun 2014 11:33:32 MDT Attack in east Libya kills 8 soldiers, policemen Suspected Islamic militants attacked the security headquarters in Libya's eastern city of Benghazi early on Friday, killing... Fri, 02 May 2014 07:35:16 MDT Libya's guns free-for-all fuels region's turmoil At the heart of the Libyan capital, the open-air Fish Market was once a place where residents went to buy everything from... Sat, 22 Mar 2014 14:47:20 MDT Libyan official: US navy hands oil tanker to Libya American sailors handed over control of a captured North Korean-flagged oil tanker to Libyan forces while in international... Sat, 22 Mar 2014 09:59:22 MDT 2 years after Gadhafi, Libyan PM says he is 'swimming against the current' in chaos Libya's prime minister says he is "swimming against the current" in a country awash with militias and weapons as Libyans mark... Sun, 20 Oct 2013 12:10:52 MDT Libya: Gunmen kill Benghazi military leader Gunmen killed the head of the regional military police in Libya's eastern city of Benghazi as he was headed to a mosque to... Fri, 18 Oct 2013 08:20:14 MDT In Libya, migrants face ordeals at sea and in jail The first time the young mother tried to flee to Europe on a rickety boat of fellow migrants from Africa, the overcrowded... Fri, 18 Oct 2013 08:06:03 MDT Islamist leader says Libya Prime Minister failed The leader of Libya's Muslim Brotherhood political party said Saturday that the country's prime minister — who was... Sat, 12 Oct 2013 09:38:49 MDT Libya PM lashes out at militias after abduction, demands explanation from group Libya's prime minister, who was abducted briefly by gunmen this week, has lashed out at militias fueling turmoil, warning... Fri, 11 Oct 2013 11:55:36 MDT Libya premier briefly abducted in sign of chaos Libyan Prime Minister Ali Zidan was abducted by gunmen who snatched him from his hotel and held him for several hours... Thu, 10 Oct 2013 10:53:42 MDT Libya PM says Libyans should be tried at home The U.S. raid that seized an al-Qaida suspect from the Libyan capital will not hurt Libya's relations with Washington, the... Tue, 08 Oct 2013 09:02:16 MDT Target of SEAL raid planned attacks in Kenya The man U.S. Navy SEALs tried to take down in Somalia over the weekend was a Kenyan who had plotted to attack his country's... Mon, 07 Oct 2013 12:19:00 MDT Russian Embassy in Libya evacuated after attack Russia on Thursday evacuated all of its diplomats and their families from Libya, the day after a mob attack on the Russian... Thu, 03 Oct 2013 11:33:30 MDT Libya court hearing for Gadhafi's men resumes A court hearing for officials of deposed Libyan dictator Moammar Gadhafi has resumed in Tripoli, but without the former... Thu, 03 Oct 2013 10:20:48 MDT UN finds torture widespread in Libya Torture is widespread in Libyan jails since the fall of Moammar Gadhafi's regime in late 2011, United Nations investigators... Tue, 01 Oct 2013 00:00:00 MDT NATO chief: No plans for alliance action in Syria NATO's chief said for the first time Friday that the alliance has no plans for military action in Syria because of the... Fri, 30 Aug 2013 12:11:23 MDT Obama's UN nominee slams body's inaction on Syria President Barack Obama's choice as U.N. ambassador acknowledged Wednesday that the United Nations was unlikely to take... Wed, 17 Jul 2013 12:03:01 MDT Libya army chief resigns after clash in Benghazi A health official in Libya's eastern city of Benghazi says the death toll from clashes between protesters and militias has... Sun, 09 Jun 2013 12:28:37 MDT UK, France question Obama's Syria policy President Barack Obama is facing a new quandary from a pair of assertive allies, France and Britain, that suggest his stated... Wed, 05 Jun 2013 23:17:09 MDT Obama's national security adviser to resign; Susan Rice to be replacement President Barack Obama's top national security adviser Tom Donilon is resigning and will be replaced by U.S. ambassador to... Wed, 05 Jun 2013 18:51:32 MDT Libya brought Rice success and disappointment Libya brought Susan Rice her biggest success and, ultimately, caused her greatest professional disappointment. Wed, 05 Jun 2013 18:51:06 MDT President Obama names Susan Rice as national security adviser Wed, 05 Jun 2013 00:00:00 MDT Officials: US forces on alert in response to deteriorating security situation in Libya Marines and other U.S. forces in Europe are on a heightened state of alert in response to a deteriorating security situation... Fri, 10 May 2013 15:25:49 MDT Syrian air defenses pose formidable challenge for responding to use of chemical weapons International military action against Syria's government over its alleged use of chemical weapons would run up against one of... Thu, 02 May 2013 13:20:54 MDT Car bomb targets French embassy in Libya A car bomb targeted the French embassy in the Libyan capital early Tuesday, wounding two French guards and a Libyan teenager... Tue, 23 Apr 2013 10:32:09 MDT Israeli official: Syria's Assad used chemical arms A senior Israeli military intelligence official said on Tuesday that Syrian President Bashar Assad used chemical weapons last... Tue, 23 Apr 2013 07:08:03 MDT Kerry: U.S. still chasing Benghazi leads Seven months after the attack on a U.S. diplomatic mission in Libya, the Obama administration on Wednesday insisted that it... Wed, 17 Apr 2013 21:23:56 MDT Qatar showcases its swagger Qatar's emir looked over an assembly of Arab leaders Tuesday as both cordial host and impatient taskmaster. Tue, 26 Mar 2013 19:32:47 MDT Cousin of Libya's Gadhafi arrested in Egypt Egyptian security forces arrested a close aide and a cousin of Libya's former dictator Moammar Gadhafi on Tuesday following... Tue, 19 Mar 2013 07:16:04 MDT Libyan leader calls for unity on 2nd anniversary Libya's leader called on Sunday for unity in the North African nation as it celebrates the second anniversary of the uprising... Sun, 17 Feb 2013 23:31:09 MST Mali draws comparisons with Afghanistan The war rages about cities with names such as Goa and Timbuktu, in a sparsely populated, mostly flat, dusty and landlocked... Sat, 19 Jan 2013 22:20:38 MST Fiscal crisis, budget battle mark Leon Panetta's tenure at the Pentagon As Defense Secretary Leon Panetta's plane returned home Saturday night, completing his final official overseas trip, his... Sat, 19 Jan 2013 22:16:51 MST Panetta: US helping French forces with intel Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said Monday that the U.S. is already providing intelligence gathering assistance to the French... Mon, 14 Jan 2013 13:11:39 MST Hundreds of French troops drive back Islamic extremists in Mali The battle to retake Mali's north from the al-Qaida-linked groups controlling it began in earnest Saturday, after hundreds of... Sat, 12 Jan 2013 20:38:42 MST President Obama nominates Sen. John Kerry for secretary of state President Barack Obama has nominated Sen. John Kerry as his next secretary of state, saying Kerry's entire life "has prepared... Fri, 21 Dec 2012 12:22:38 MST Sen. John Kerry, Obama's pick for secretary of state, a familiar face on the world stage Sen. John Kerry, President Barack Obama's pick for secretary of state, will need no introduction with the world leaders vital... Fri, 21 Dec 2012 00:00:00 MST Lawmakers, State officials tangle over Benghazi attack after scathing report faults management failures The State Department on Thursday acknowledged weaknesses in security related to the deadly Sept. 11 assault on the diplomatic... Thu, 20 Dec 2012 12:23:14 MST