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Meet Libya’s 2016 Rio Olympics Team

(Author: Libyan Gazette Editorial Staff) Libya sends team of seven athletes to compete in the 2016 Olympic games in Rio that started on Friday despite ongoing unrest. The Libyan team will be competing in the following sports: archery, judo, rowing, marathon, taekwondo, and swimming. 37 year old Ali Elghrari will …

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Sources Say Haftar Behind Attempted Assassination of Libya’s Minister of Defense

(Author: Libyan Gazette Editorial Staff) Libya’s Minister of Defense Mahdi Al-Barghathi survived an attempted car bomb assassination on Wednesday night in the eastern city of Benghazi. Four people were were injured, including two children, according to Khalil Qwaider, director of media office at Benghazi Medical Center. There has been conflicting …

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