Libya

House Benghazi Committee Chairman Rep. Trey Gowdy, R-S.C., center, joined by Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio, left, and Rep. Mike Pompeo, R-Kan. discusses the release of his final report on the 2012 attacks on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, where a violent mob killed four Americans, including Ambassador Christopher Stevens, Tuesday, during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Final Benghazi report: No ‘smoking gun’ pointing to Clinton

WASHINGTON — House Republicans on Tuesday concluded their $7 million, two-year investigation…

 

In this Thursday, May 14, 2015 file photo, rescued migrants are seen aboard MP01 ship of the Italian border police in the Mediterranean Sea, heading to the Island of Lampedusa, southern Italy. (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni, FILE)

Libyan smuggling route grows 1 year after mass drownings

When more than 800 people drowned last year on an overcrowded ship…

 

Survivors of the capsizing and sinking of a fishing boat crowded with migrants are brought aboard Irish and Italian Navy life-boats to the Dignity I MSF search and rescue vessel which responded to the emergency in the Mediterranean sea off Libya. (Marta Soszynska/MSF via AP)

Italy: At least 40 migrants dead at sea, 320 others rescued

ROME — At least 40 migrants died Saturday in the hold of…

 

Migrants wait to disembark from the Doctors Without Borders ship “Bourbon Argos” upon their arrival at the Palermo's harbor, Monday, Aug. 3, 2015. (Alessandro Fucarini/AP)

400 migrants saved from wreck off Libya, 25 bodies found

ROME — Some 400 migrants have been rescued and 25 bodies recovered…

Migrants wait to disembark from the Doctors Without Borders ship “Bourbon Argos” upon their arrival at the Palermo's harbor, Monday, Aug. 3, 2015. (Alessandro Fucarini/AP)
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Senate Committee says Benghazi Attacks Preventable

The Senate Intelligence Committee released a report on the deadly assault on…

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CIA deputy director Michael Morell retires

WASHINGTON -- CIA Deputy Director Michael Morell, who defended harsh interrogation techniques and was…

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Associated PressHouse Oversight Committee Chairman Rep. Darrell Issa

Kerry says he'll answer questions on Benghazi

Secretary of State John Kerry said Thursday he's determined to answer any questions related…

Associated PressHouse Oversight Committee Chairman Rep. Darrell Issa

Libya’s underprotected atomic materials could make dirty bombs

WHAT: As the Libyan revolt enters a period of chaos, looters might…

Gadhafi's Rule Crumbles

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If Obama ignores the debt limit, he’ll totally get away with it

For months Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner has been warning Congress that a…

Explaining the silence on Libya

Today is the 60th day since President Obama sent a letter to…

Bigger 2012 issue: Osama or Libya?

Mother Jones Washington Bureau Chief David Corn tweets: “Attn on POTUS poll…

Palin’s neo-con departure: A primary fight preview?

After weeks of hawkish statements on Libya, Sarah Palin took a sharp…

DOJ’s bogus case for war

The Obama Justice Department produced a 14-page document Thursday  justifying President Obama’s…

Could Gadhafi 'junior' take over?

Two of Libyan President Moammar Gadhafi's sons are proposing an end-game in…

Admiral: U.S. studying Libyan rebels — after going to war on their behalf

Admiral James Stavridis, commander of NATO and overall chief of U.S. and…

Obama makes direct Libya pitch to columnists

President Obama's sales pitch, of sorts, for the war in Libya was…

Even in just revolutions, no one really walks away with clean hands

The problem with wars is that they're bloody affairs where innocent bystanders…

White House: Libya fight is not war, it's 'kinetic military action'

In the last few days, Obama administration officials have frequently faced the…

Can we please stop calling our unlimited, potentially expanding air war a 'no fly zone'?

Calling the current operation in Libya a no-fly zone is simply inaccurate.…