Libya

June 18, 2001

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Five Arab countries are listed among the top debtors of the Czech Republic, whose government is attempting to recover monies owed ever since the collapse of the Iron Curtain.

June 14, 2001

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Tunisian President Zein El Abideen bin Ali met with Libyan leader Moammer Kadhafi in Tripoli on Wednesday for talks on bolstering cooperation and curr

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Libya has reportedly started to repay its debt to the Bulgarian construction company Technoexportstroi.

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Peace talks between the government and the main Muslim separatist group in the Philippines will begin in Libya on June 20.

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Two Americans held hostage in Lebanon in the 1980s and the family of a US national killed in captivity there have filed lawsuits seeking hundreds of millions of dollars from Iran and Libya, according

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Secretary General of the Libyan Oil Authority, Ahmed Abdul-Karim Ahmed, announced at a recent OPEC conference that representatives of American oil companies had visited Tripoli and Libya last month.

June 13, 2001

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Tunisian President Zein El Abidden bin Ali leaves for Libya on Wednesday, starting a two-day visit in response to an invitation from Libyan leader Moa

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A bill that will extend economic sanctions against Libya and Iran for another five years is being forwarded by the US Republican Congressman Gilman.

June 12, 2001

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Libya lashed out Sunday, June 10, against a US government travel warning for Americans not to visit Libya, saying the measure would not help repair the tortured and acrimonious relations between the l

June 10, 2001

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French oil company TotalFinaElf says it has discovered a new oil deposit in the Murzuk basin around 800 kilometers south of Tripoli in Libya.

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Philippine President Gloria Arroyo has appealed to Libyan leader Moammer Kadhafi to help free a group of hostages held by Abu Sayyaf Muslim rebels.

June 9, 2001

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The Bush administration is lobbying for a two-year extension of a law that punishes foreign investors in the Libyan and Iranian oil industries.

June 8, 2001

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Egyptian Foreign Minister Ahmed Maher and his predecessor, Arab League Secretary General Amr Moussa, will visit Libya Monday for talks with Libyan off

June 5, 2001

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Libyan leader Muammar Kadhafi on Monday received a message from Morocco’s King Mohammed on bilateral and regional issues.

June 4, 2001

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After six weeks of negotiations, banana farmers in South Africa’s Mpumalanga and the Northern Province have sent their first 45,000-carton batch of bananas to Libya.