Libya

September 5, 2001

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The United States warned Libya Tuesday, September 4, against revoking permits of US oil companies banned from operating there, responding to a threat from Tripoli that firms risk losing their licenses

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Egypt has reportedly raised transit fees for trucks crossing the border to Libya by four percent last week without prior warning, leavinng Jordanian trucks en route to Libya stranded for three days. J

September 4, 2001

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Libya is giving US oil firms one year to return to the country or risk losing their operating licenses, Foreign Minister Muhammad Abdul Rahman Shalgam was quoted saying in Monday press.  "Libya wants

September 3, 2001

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Italian Foreign Minister Renato Ruggiero said on Sunday he welcomed the increase in trade between Libya and Italy and called for even closer links wit

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Libyan leader Moammar Kadhafi will visit Egypt in October in a bid to forge closer ties between the two countries.

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Italian Foreign Minister Renato Ruggiero said on Sunday, September 2, he welcomed the increase in trade between Libya and Italy and called for even closer links with Tripoli. Speaking after meeting hi

September 2, 2001

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The General People's Congress carried out a slight reshuffle of the Libyan government overnight, appointing a new justice minister and creating the po

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Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has left for Libya, where he is attending festivities marking the 32nd anniversary of the revolution that overthrew the Libyan monarchy, state television reported Fr

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Egypt will complete a Mediterranean highway linking Libya with Israel and the Palestinian Gaza Strip in 2002, the government Al-Akhbar newspaper reported Thursday, August 30.   The 1,000-kilometer (62

September 1, 2001

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Italian Foreign Minister Renato Rogero heads to Libya on Sunday for talks on fostering ties between the two countries.

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A high-ranking Egyptian delegation will participate in Libya’s celebration of the 32nd anniversary of the September 1 Revolution.

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Libya will open a new era of ties with Bahrain by launching a range of social and cultural events, according to the Libyan ambassador to Manama, Nuri

August 28, 2001

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The Libyan Union for Human Rights has announced it will organize two demonstrations in Europe on September 1 to demand the release of political prison

August 27, 2001

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Libyan youth basketball team has moved to the finals of the Arab Championship after beating Egypt 80-75 in Tripoli on Sunday.

August 26, 2001

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Egyptian and Libyan officials will hold a joint meeting in the Libyan capital of Tripoli on Sunday to discuss ways of activating an initiative aimed a