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#Government #Libya #News – The #Tripoli chapter of the Anti-Illegal Immigration Agency deports 135 Nigerian illegal migrants back to their country from the #Mitiga International Airport after the Libyan navy seized them while trying to migrate to Europe.   #ArraedLG #BuildingANation      

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1,400 Refugees Rescued and 8 Dead Off Libyan Coast

(Author: Libyan Gazette Editorial Staff) Boats carrying about 1,400 refugees across the Mediterranean from North Africa to Europe were rescued on Tuesday, according to the Italian coastguard. Close to 11 boats overflowing with refugees left Libya for Europe at a time when sea waters were calm. Eight dead bodies were …

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Wife of Al-Qaeda Fighter Arrested Near Derna

The wife of Algerian terrorist Mokhtar Belmokhtar was reportedly arrested in eastern Libya while on route to Derna, which is 250 kilometres east of Benghazi, to give birth. According to investigators in eastern Libya, Tunisian born Asma Kadoussi was traveling from Libya’s southern region. Belmokhtar is allegedly the leader of …

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240 Refugees Drown in the Mediterranean in One Week

(Author: Libyan Gazette Editorial Staff) 240 refugees drowned in the Mediterranean in four separate incidents this week as they attempted to cross over to Europe from Libya. On Tuesday night, a boat carrying refugees capsized causing the death of 100 migrants and 130 others still missing, according to United Nations …

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