2014 January 17 : Libyan Embassy – London
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Archive for January 17th, 2014

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New York, NY (January 15, 2014) — The Academy of American Poets announced today that noted translator Khaled Mattawa and Arizona poet laureate Alberto Ríos have been elected Chancellors of the Academy of American Poets, an honorary position that has been held by some of the most distinguished poets in the United States, including Marianne Moore, W. H. Auden, Elizabeth Bishop, Lucille Clifton, Adrienne  [ Read More ]

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London, 17 January 2014: A 85-page report produced by the US Senate Intelligence Committee into the attack on the US diplomatic mission in Benghazi that resulted in the death of four Americans including Ambassador Chris Stevens on September 11, 2013, was released on Wednesday. It rejects any intelligence cover-up by the White House but states that “as many as 15 individuals  [ Read More ]

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The headquarters of state-owned airline Libyan Airlines is to return to Benghazi, the airlines’  board of directors decided yesterday. The widely-anticipated decision that the airline should  go hoe to where it was founded 50 years ago, was announced following a special meeting at Benghazi’s Tibesti Hotel during te company’s golden jubilee celebrations. At the party were airline chairman, Captain Khaled  [ Read More ]

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A senior Libyan oil ministry official says oil revenues were 20 percent less than projected in 2013, largely because militias have shut down oil terminals and protests disrupted production. Deputy Minister for Oil and Gas, Omar Shakmak, announced on state television Thursday that proceeds from Libyan crude yielded a little less than $40 billion, less than the projected $ 50  [ Read More ]