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B. 2017-05-24 Manchester bomber Salman Abedi's father and brothers arrested, linked to ISIS Tripoli, Libya
2. 2015-11-14 Libya IS head 'killed in US air strike' Darnah, Eastern Libya
D. 2015-06-14 Mokhtar Belmokhtar: Top Islamist 'killed' in US strike Ajdabiya, Eastern Libya
2015-02-15 Egyptian Christians held in Libya 'killed' Eastern Libya
5. 2014-12-03 Islamic State setting up Libya training camps Eastern Libya
G. 2014-08-23 Parliament has condemned as terrorists militia alliance Tripoli, Libya
H. 2014-07-15 Suspect in Benghazi attack found dead Marj, Eastern Libya
8. 2014-07-14 New rocket attack on Tripoli airport Tripoli airport, Libya

Islamic State setting up Libya training camps. Eastern Libya Parliament has condemned as terrorists militia alliance Suspect in Benghazi attack found dead. Eastern Libya New rocket attack on Tripoli airport Benghazi consulate raid suspect in US court   Washington: Ahmed Abu Khattalai has appeared amid tight security at a US federal courthouse. He has repeatedly denied all the accusations against him U.S. captures key Benghazi suspect in raid
  Manchester bomber Salman Abedi's father and brothers arrested, linked to ISIS Map of Tripoli Libya  Hashim Abedi, who was born in 1997, was arrested in Tripoli on Wednesday evening by the Libyan counter-terrorism force Rada   Libya IS head 'killed in US air strike'   Eastern Libya: A US air strike has targeted Iraqi national Abu Nabil, the leader of the Islamic State (IS) group in Libya and probably killed him Two new Lockerbie bombing suspects identified. Scotland Mokhtar Belmokhtar: Top Islamist 'killed' in US strike Map of Ajdabiya Libya  Eastern Libya: A top Islamist militant who ordered a deadly attack on an Algerian gas plant two years ago has been killed in a US air strike in Libya, officials say   Egyptian Christians held in Libya 'killed'

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  Eastern Libya: A video has emerged showing the beheadings purportedly of 21 Coptic Christians who had been kidnapped by Islamic State (IS) militants

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  U.S. forces working with the FBI captured Libyan militia leader Ahmed abu Khattalah, a key suspect in the attack on the American compound


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  In Libya, US commandos captured Al-Libi, an al-Qaeda leader accused of the 1998 bombings of the US embassies in Kenya and Tanzania
Sep.11 Benghazi hit by blast on anniversary of attack. Eastern Libya May.13   Deadly car bomb strikes Libyan city   Eastern Libya: At least nine people, including children, have died in a car bomb blast near a hospital in the Libyan city of Benghazi Apr.23 Car bomb explodes outside French embassy in Libya

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Nov.16   Petraeus testifies on Benghazi attack
  U.S. Congress: Former CIA Director testified that the attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya, was an act of terrorism committed by al Qaeda Nov.4 FBI to question Benghazi attack suspect  The FBI is expected to question a suspect in the deadly attack on the U.S. consulate in Libya, 'in the coming days,' Sep.13 Libya arrests over US embassy attack Map of Benghazi Libya  Libyan authorities have made several arrests in connection with the attack on the US consulate in Benghazi in which the ambassador was killed Sep.12 Militants suspected in Benghazi attack   Eastern Libya: A pro-al Qaeda group responsible for a previous armed assault on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi is the chief suspect in the attack   Obama vows justice after Libya killing   Washington: President Barack Obama has vowed to bring to justice those who killed the US ambassador to Libya during protests against a film that mocks Islam Sources: Libya attack was planned   Eastern Libya: The United States vowed to avenge the killings of its ambassador to Libya and three other Americans, moving warships toward the Libyan coast Sep.11 US official dies in Libya protests   Eastern Libya: An American has been killed and at least one other wounded after militiamen stormed the US consulate in Benghazi, officials say May.20   Lockerbie bomber dies more than 2 years after release Map of Tripoli Libya
  Abdelbeset Ali Mohmed al Megrahi, the only person convicted in connection with the Lockerbie bombing that killed 270 people, died. He was 60

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Aug.28   Lockerbie bomber near death, family says   Abdel Basset al-Megrahi is comatose, near death and likely to take secrets of the attack on Pan Am Flight 103 to his grave

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Dec.21 Senator: Bomber's release not justified  U.S. Senate: An investigation into the release of Pan Am Flight 103 bomber has found the medical prognosis 'was inaccurate and unsupported by medical sci... Sep.29 Senators want facts on bomber's release  U.S. Senate: The Foreign Relations Committee will hold a hearing on the circumstances surrounding the release of convicted Pan Am Flight 103 bomber

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Aug.20   Lockerbie bomber returns to Libya
  Abdelbaset Ali al-Megrahi, 57, has left Scotland on board a plane bound for Libya after being freed from prison on compassionate grounds
Aug.12 Lockerbie bomber to be released
  Scotland: Abdelbaset Ali al-Megrahi, who is suffering from terminal prostate cancer, convicted of the bombing, is expected to be released next week May.12 Terrorist who provided link to Iraq dead  Ibn al-Shaykh al-Libi who said he was tortured into making a false connection between al Qaeda and Iraq has died in a Libyan prison

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Jun.10   Gadhafi plot to 'kill Saudi leader'   Saudi Arabia: Saudi Arabian and U.S. authorities are investigating an alleged plot to assassinate Crown Prince Abdullah

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Aug.13 $2.7bn Lockerbie compensation deal

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