Trump Insists He Was Against Both Iraq and Libya Interventions Despite Evidence
Donald Trump has been catching some heat for previous comments he's made about Iraq and Libya. Trump has repeatedly said he did not support the 2003 invasion of Iraq or the U.S. intervention in Libya in 2011, but past public statements on both international affairs contradict his current position.
Judge Rejects Libya Fund's Claim That Goldman Sachs Duped It
Britain's High Court on Friday rejected a $1 billion lawsuit against Goldman Sachs by Libya's sovereign wealth fund, which accused the investment bank of duping it into risky deals
Libya Government Forces Launch New Push on IS in Sirte
Forces loyal to Libya's United Nations-brokered government are advancing cautiously on the remaining pockets of Islamic State group fighters holding out in the coastal city of Sirte
AP FACT CHECK: Trump Wrong That IS Is Taking Libyan Oil
AP FACT CHECK: Donald Trump is wrong that the Islamic State group has seized oil in Libya
Thousands of Refugees Rescued Off the Coast of Libya
Thousands of refugees trying to reach Europe were rescued off the coast of Libya on Monday morning after their overcrowded wooden boats sent people falling into the Mediterranean Sea. The refugees, many of them from Eritrea, jumped into the water from more than 20 boats roughly 13 miles north of
New Videos Show First US Airstrikes Against ISIS in Libya
New videos released by the Department of Defense show the first airstrikes the U.S. military conducted against ISIS targets in Libya. On Monday, the Pentagon 's press secretary, Peter Cook , announced that the U.S. had launched airstrikes in Sirte, Libya, at the request of the Libyan Government of
Obama on Libya Aftermath: US Was 'Not Sufficiently Attentive'
President Obama reiterated today that the United States did not properly handle the aftermath in Libya -- a striking statement made in the midst of the ongoing presidential campaign as Democratic nominee and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has yet to make the same acknowledgement. “I
US Launches Airstrikes Against ISIS in Libya
The U.S. military has conducted rare airstrikes against ISIS inside Libya , the Pentagon announced today. "At the request of the Libyan Government of National Accord (GNA), the United States military conducted precision air strikes against ISIL targets in Sirte, Libya," the Pentagon's press