Libya

March 18, 2001

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Leader Moammer Kadhafi called on Libyans Sunday to devote their economic strength to the development of Africa, saying their country's future lies in

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The General People's Congress, Libya's legislature, convened Saturday, March 17, for its annual meeting to look at the state budget and other government activities, officials said.  During the one-wee

March 17, 2001

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Emirates airline will launch its inaugural flight to Libya on March 25th.

March 15, 2001

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Libyan leader Muammar Kadhafi discussed on Wednesday evening with visiting Palestinian counterpart Yasser Arafat means for extending support to the Pa

March 14, 2001

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The Ukrnafta joint stock oil-extracting company intends to start drilling for oil in Yemen and Libya.

March 13, 2001

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France's highest court of appeal Tuesday refused to authorize a criminal investigation into Libyan leader Moammer Kadhafi over his alleged role in the

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Arab states decided Monday, March 12, to "cancel" United Nations sanctions on Tripoli suspended in 1999 after two Libyan suspects in the Lockerbie bombing were handed over.  A resolution issued by a m

March 12, 2001

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A South Korean court Friday, March 9, pulled the plug on ailing Dong-Ah Engineering and Construction Co. Ltd, a lead contractor on an ambitious project to build a canal across the Libyan desert. "The

March 8, 2001

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A group of Libyans living in Canada have set out on a campaign to prevent the deportation of a Libyan and his family from the country.

March 4, 2001

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Some 40 heads of state and government at a special summit of the Organization of African Unity (OAU) Friday, March 2, proclaimed the birth of the African Union, designed to unite the continent politic

March 2, 2001

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Forty heads of state and government at a special summit of the Organization of African Unity (OAU) Friday proclaimed the birth of the African Union, d

March 1, 2001

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Libya is due to receive more than 40 of African leaders in the seaside city of Sirte Thursday to discuss a proposal by Libyan leader Muammar Kadhafi t

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Libyan leader Moamar Kadhafi will greet dozens of his African counterparts in Sirte Thursday, March1, to further his campaign for an African union, an initiative that is slowly but unconvincingly gath

February 28, 2001

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Nigerian President Olusegun obasanjo will embark on a two-day visit to Libya on Thursday.

February 27, 2001

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More than 40 heads of state and government are due in Sirte for the opening of an extraordinary summit of the Organization of African Unity (OAU) Thursday, February 28, sponsored by Libyan leader Colo