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By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 23rd, 2012
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Agency: Daily Telegraph In a striking reversal of fortune, “people power” demonstrators marched on bases in Benghazi belonging to the increasingly powerful Ansar al-Sharia, driving it out of its strongholds. They had the support of members of the regular police and army, whose absence fro...
By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 12th, 2012
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The Obama administration, roiled by the first killing of a U.S. ambassador in more than 30 years, is investigating whether the assault on the U.S. consulate in Libya was a planned terrorist strike to mark the anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks and not a spontaneous mob enraged over an anti-Is...
By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 12th, 2012
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By Richard Spencer, Middle East Correspondent and Areesh Saeed in Benghazi,telegraph.co.uk Chris Stevens had travelled to Benghazi this week to open an American cultural centre, a fitting reminder of the friendships he forged there during the Libyan uprising against Colonel Muammar Gaddafi. By Tuesda...