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Canadian police charge 2 former UN employees with conspiracy to sell military equipment in Libya

Apr. 23, 2024 17:33 PM EDT

MONTREAL (AP) — Two former United Nations employees in Montreal have been charged with participating in a conspiracy to sell Chinese-made drones and other military equipment in Libya, Canadian police said Tuesday. RCMP spokesman Sgt. Charles Poirier said the alleged offenses...

UN envoy lashes out at Libya's feuding parties and their foreign backers, then says he's resigned

Apr. 16, 2024 19:48 PM EDT

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. envoy for Libya, Abdoulaye Bathily, lashed out at the country’s feuding parties and their foreign backers at a U.N. Security Council meeting Tuesday and then confirmed he had submitted his resignation. The former Senegalese minister and U.N....

US judge tosses out lawsuits against Libyan commander accused of war crimes

Apr. 14, 2024 17:07 PM EDT

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — A U.S. judge has tossed out a series of civil lawsuits against a Libyan military commander who used to live in Virginia and was accused of killing innocent civilians in that country's civil war. At a court hearing Friday, U.S. District Judge Leonie Brinkema...