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Libya regional tensions

Official: 3 kidnapped Tunisian consular staff freed in Libya - @Reuters

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Kidnapping at Algerian BP facility 2013

Pentagon: Initial assessment indicates Mokhtar Belmokhtar, militant who orchestrated deadly 2013 siege of Algerian gas compound, dead after US airstrike in Libya - @WSJBreaking

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Kidnapping at Algerian BP facility 2013

Editor's note: US officials have confirmed that Islamist militant Mokhtar Belmokhtar and 'a number' of other Libyan terrorists were the target of an air strike in Libya. Despite reports, officials have not yet confirmed any fatalities. - Jillian

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US launches airstrike on al-Qaida operative in Libya charged in leading attack on gas plant - @AP

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US military conducts 'counterterrorism strike' against al-Qaida-associated militant in Libya, Defense Department says - @Reuters

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Tunisian state radio, citing local official, says 8 Tunisians working in Libyan capital Tripoli have been kidnapped - @Reuters

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More: Tunisia's government says armed group stormed consulate in Tripoli, kidnapped 10 staff; minister says contact has been made with captors - @Reuters

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Libya's Tripoli government says kidnapped Tunisia consular staff in 'good condition,' contact made with kidnappers - @Reuters

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National Libyan Army takes control of two towns near Tunisian border - @AlArabiya_Eng

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Fight against Islamic State militants

Islamic State posts photos on social media that appear to show it has blown up 2 warplanes at seized Libyan air base near Sirte - @Reuters

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Mediterranean migrant boat crisis

Germany's Chancellor Merkel says 'we need to have a proper government in Libya' as refugee crisis deepens

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2015 G7 meeting

President Obama says he, Britain's PM Cameron to discuss hot spots including Libya and Nigeria - @Reuters

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Spain's defense minister backs international military action in Libya - @AFP

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Diplomats: Russia and China block United Nations sanctions on 2 Libyans accused of undermining peace efforts - @AP

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Islamic State seizes another town in Libya - @Reuters

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UN envoy for Libya: There can be 'no military solution' to the conflict - @AFP

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Libya-Dawn controlled government in Tripoli says Islamic State fighters have seized control of airport in Sirte - @AFP

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Fight against Islamic State militants

President Obama says coordinating with NATO on fight against Islamic State, problems in Libya - @Reuters

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Libyan government warplanes attack ship near port, air force commander says - @Reuters

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Suicide bomber in eastern Libya kills 1 person and wounds 7 others, security official says - @Reuters

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