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Militia Says it ‘Secured’ US Compound in Libya

The Islamist-allied militia group in control of Libya’s capital has “secured” a U.S. Embassy residential compound there, more than a month after American...

Gunmen Kill 15 Libyan Soldiers

(TRIPOLI, Libya) — Gunmen attacked a Libyan military post southeast of the capital Tripoli early Saturday, killing 15 soldiers, an official and Libya's state...

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Photos: Gaddafi's Bizarre Fashion

Muammar Gaddafi cultivated a collection of bizarre ensembles. During four decades of ruthless rule, the "Brother Leader" likely didn't get much pushback from his...

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Top 15 Toppled Dictators

After 42 years in power in Libya, Muammar Gaddafi met his demise Oct. 20. TIME takes a look at other dictators who have been overthrown by their own people

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