libya failed state

Slavery and dispossession in the modern Middle East

As a nation of immigrants, and following two thousand years of oppression, there are many who feel as though Israel should be more sympathetic to the plight of those seeking refuge from tyranny.

By CHARLES BYBELEZER/THE MEDIA LINE
25/11/2017
Muammar Gaddafi
Analysis: Libya’s Gaddafi had a history of reaching out to Israel

"Gaddafi perceived Israel as a powerful actor on the international stage, believing it enjoyed great influence in the Western world," expert tells ‘Post.’

ISIS
Libyan Cleric seen as barrier to reunification and fight against ISIS

Islamic State opposes the ruling alliance of moderate and Islamist leaders.

By JACOB WIRTSCHAFTER/THE MEDIA LINE , REDA ELHADI/THE MEDIA LINE
02/04/2016
Blair Gaddafi
Lawmakers call on Blair to face inquiry over alleged attempt to save Gaddafi

According to a biography of David Cameron, in 2011 Blair contacted the Prime Minister's office with news that Gaddafi wanted to "cut a deal."

Egyptian Christians in orange jumpsuits just before their execution by ISIS henchmen
Libya’s slide into chaos

The fall of Gaddafi has impacted negatively on North Africa, Europe and the Middle East.

By PAUL RIVLIN
14/05/2015
Libyan police in Tripoli
Two bombs explode at residence of Iranian ambassador in Libya

Islamic State takes credit for attack; Libyan Army tells Arab paper insurgents captured chemical weapons

22/02/2015
Libyan Army RPG
Libya bans Palestinians, Sudanese and Syrians from entering country amid terror threat

Fearing further destabilization, Libya imposes indefinite ban on entry of suspected nationals.

By JPOST.COM STAFF , REUTERS
06/01/2015
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