Nabbed Libyan militant lived openly in Benghazi

2014-06-18 08:05

The militant suspected in the deadly 11 September 2012 attack on Americans in Benghazi was not a difficult man to find as he lived openly and freely in the restive Libyan city, a report says.

First charges filed in Benghazi attack

2013-08-07 09:24

The Justice Department has filed the first criminal charges in the deadly attack on the US diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya, reports say.

2 police stations bombed in Benghazi

2013-05-10 20:13

Bomb attacks have targeted two police stations in the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi, causing extensive material damage but no casualties, a security official says.

Attack on French embassy 'an act of terror'

2013-04-23 14:06

Libyan Foreign Minister Mohammed Abdel Aziz has branded the attack on the French embassy in Tripoli a "terrorist" incident.

Benghazi threatens 'another revolution'

2013-02-01 10:24

Two years after Benghazi kindled an uprising that ousted Muammar Gaddafi, it is threatening "another revolution", with rival militia becoming more powerful than the police.

FBI's Mueller travels to Libya

2013-01-18 11:51

FBI director Robert Mueller has travelled to Libya, his office says, as US investigators continue their probe there into last year’s deadly attacks on a US diplomatic mission.

4 cops killed in Libya's Benghazi

2012-12-17 08:33

Four policemen have been shot dead in Libya’s troubled eastern Benghazi after gunmen fired rocket-propelled grenades on a security compound there, according to the interior ministry.

Al-Qaeda not behind Libya attack - report

2012-10-20 11:27

US intelligence agencies have found no evidence that a deadly attack on the US consulate in Benghazi, Libya, was ordered by Al-Qaeda, a report says.

Libyans long for security

2012-10-16 11:54

Libya has taken a major step towards democracy this year by holding its first free elections but success has been marred by rising extremism and failure to disband militia.

We'll track down Libya attackers - Clinton

2012-10-04 14:32

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has vowed to pursue a full accounting of the deadly attack on the US consulate in Benghazi "wherever that leads".


Benghazi attack was preventable, US says

2014-01-16 08:45

A Senate report has declared that the deadly assault on the American diplomatic compound in Benghazi, Libya could have been prevented.

FBI names Benghazi suspects, no arrests

2013-05-22 10:02

The US have identified five men who might be responsible for the attack on the diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya, last year, officials say.

Car bomb targets French Embassy in Libya

2013-04-23 19:31

A car bomb has targeted the French Embassy in the Libyan capital, wounding two French guards and a Libyan teenager.

Head of Libyan Islamist militia shot

2013-04-15 07:45

A security official says the leader of an Islamic extremist militia in Libya suspected of involvement in an attack in Benghazi that killed the US ambassador has been shot.

Clinton warns of dangers of militancy

2013-01-23 22:11

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has warned of rising militancy in the wake of the Arab Spring, in an emotional and at times heated testimony into the deadly Benghazi attack.

Libya mulls curfew for violence-hit Benghazi

2013-01-17 08:30

Libya is considering imposing a curfew on the violence-wracked eastern city of Benghazi, its prime minister says, a day after a car bomb killed a police officer there.

Benghazi attack: Suspect refuses to speak

2012-12-04 14:41

A Tunisian suspected of involvement in an attack on the US consulate in Benghazi in which the US ambassador to Libya was killed is refusing to be interrogated by FBI agents, his lawyer says.

Islamist denies role in Benghazi attack

2012-10-19 12:09

A Libyan Islamist militia commander who a witness and officials say helped lead the deadly assault on the US Consulate in Benghazi had denied he was involved in the attack.

FBI at attack site in Libya's Benghazi

2012-10-04 16:16

A team of US investigators has visited Libya's second city Benghazi to examine the site where Ambassador Chris Stevens and three other Americans were killed.

Libya disbands 10 militias

2012-09-28 10:53

The Libyan leader says 'no less' than 10 militias have been disbanded following the attack on the US embassy in which the US ambassador was killed.

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