Libya

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.

June 3, 2001

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Libyan leader Muammar Kadhafi held talks in Tripoli Saturday with Malian President Alpha Oumar Konare, on bilateral ties.

June 1, 2001

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Russia appears close to signing a deal for the upgrade of Soviet-era weapons in Libya's military.

May 31, 2001

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Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak and his Libyan counterpart, Moammer Kadhafi, discussed on Wednesday in a telephone call bilateral ties between their

May 30, 2001

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Tripoli has granted the entry to 9 Jordanian trucks into Libya, leaving 76 others stranded at the Egyptian-Libyan border for several weeks.

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A Scotland Yard investigation into an alleged plot by MI6 to kill Libyan leader Muammar Kadhafi has been broadened, weakening government allegations t

May 23, 2001

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The Jordanian Ministry of Transport on Tuesday denied a local press report that a large number of Jordanian trucks were stranded at the Egyptian-Libya

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US lawmakers plan to introduce legislation on Wednesday to extend unilateral economic sanctions against Iran and Libya for another five years, amid a

May 22, 2001

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As part of its pro-African strategy, Libya has agreed to finance three projects, worth more than nine million dollars, in Niger.

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An agreement aimed at promoting food security has been reached by countries belonging to the Community of Sahelo-Saharan States (SIN-SAD) and the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO).

May 21, 2001

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A UK foreign affairs think tank has cancelled a seminar due to be held next week after a newspaper revealed that one of the participants was suspected

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A Tripoli court on Monday sentenced seven people to death for their involvement in last year's bloody riots that Libyan officials said were part of a