Libya

July 5, 2001

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Canada sought US approval before granting formal diplomatic recognition to Libya and North Korea, which are regarded by Washington as pariah states, r

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One of Libyan leader Muammar Kadhafi's sons, Saadi, has been visiting Japan in an attempt to encourage Japanese investment in Libyan projects.

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Egyptian singer Amr Diab is headed for the Libyan Desert to film a video for one of the songs on his new album.

July 4, 2001

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Egypt and North Africa are preparing to counter a potential security threat from Libya, claims a report by Stratfor Strategic Forecasting.

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The ruling Sudanese National Conference Party leadership has unconditionally agreed to an Egyptian-Libyan peace initiative calling for the creation of

July 3, 2001

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Libya will supply 30,000 barrels of oil per day to Ghana, the same amount supplied to the West African nation from Nigeria.

July 2, 2001

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Against a backdrop of rising regional tensions, Egypt and Libya will hold a summit before the end of this week.

June 30, 2001

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Canada has established its first embassy in Tripoli, 23 years after opening diplomatic relations with the North African country.

June 29, 2001

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Arab League Secretary General Amr Moussa on Friday left Cairo on an official two-day visit to Khartoum for talks with President Omer Al Bashir on effo

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Sudan's southern rebels and main northern opposition groups have unanimously approved a new version of Egyptian-Libyan peace plan that calls for a tra

June 28, 2001

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An assembly of Sudanese opposition groups on Wednesday suspended meetings aimed at responding to an Egyptian-Libyan peace plan, but press reports said

June 27, 2001

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At least 10 people have been killed, six of them over the weekend, in Sudanese government bombing raids on the southern town of Raga, which fell to re

June 26, 2001

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Libyan leader Muammar Kadhafi has embraced a peace accord between the Philippines’ Moro Islamic Liberation Front and the government of the Philippines

June 25, 2001

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Iran slammed Friday, June 22, US moves towards maintaining unilateral sanctions on Tehran, but had no immediate reaction to accusations by Washington that it was involved in a fatal bomb blast in Saud

June 24, 2001

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Libya has been defined as a key challenge to the US-sponsored defense shield offered to NATO allies in Europe.