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President Biden Announces Key Nominees

The White House 23 Jan 2023
Department of Veterans AffairsRon Borzekowski, Nominee for Director of the Office of Financial Research, U.S ... Department of State in the Office of Global Women’s Issues and Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement ... Ron Borzekowski, Nominee for Director of the Office of Financial Research, U.S ... Mayor’s Office on Latino Affairs.
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CIA chief in Libya after Lockerbie suspect handover

The Manila Times 13 Jan 2023
Tripoli, Libya ... "Prime Minister Abdelhamid Dbeibeh hosted the director of the Central Intelligence Agency, William Burns" at the cabinet office in Tripoli, along with Foreign Minister Najla al-Mangoush and Libyan intelligence chief Hussein al-Ayeb, Dbeibah's government said in a Facebook post.
photo: AP / Bilal Hussein, File
U.S. Deputy Secretary of State William Burns speaks during a press conference at Rafik Hariri International Airport in Beirut, Lebanon
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CIA chief visits Libya after Lockerbie suspect handover

Al Jazeera 13 Jan 2023
Prime Minister Abdelhamid Dbeibeh hosted the director of the Central Intelligence Agency, William Burns” at the cabinet office in Tripoli, along with Foreign Minister Najla al-Mangoush and Libyan intelligence chief Hussein al-Ayeb, Dbeibah’s government said in the post.
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Libyan premier meets with CIA director in Tripoli

Anadolu Agency 13 Jan 2023
According to a statement by Prime Minister Abdul Hamid Dbeibeh’s media office, William Burns was visiting Tripoli and the meeting was attended by Libyan Foreign Minister Najla Mangoush, intelligence chief Hussein Al-Aeb and Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs Adel Gomaa.
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US sees Arunachal as integral part of India: Jennifer Larson

Deccan Chronicle 25 Dec 2022
As a diplomat, she has served as director and acting DAS of the office of India, Nepal, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Bhutan and Maldives affairs ... Larson also served as principal officer in Benghazi, Libya, and then acting deputy chief of mission in Tripoli, and earlier, in different capacities in Pakistan, France, Sudan, Jerusalem and Lebanon.
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Family of Lockerbie suspect say he is innocent

Business Ghana 22 Dec 2022
It follows claims that Mr Masud was abducted from his home in Tripoli before being handed to the US earlier this month. Libya's top law officer has ordered a probe into his handover ... Speaking in Tripoli, Masud's nephew Abdelmoneim al-Marimi described his uncle as a religious man.
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How a Lockerbie bombing suspect ended up in US custody

The New Arab 21 Dec 2022
Mas’ud was arrested in 2012 in Tripoli as one of the intelligence officers of the former Gaddafi regime and remained in Ain Zara prison on several charges, including planning to suppress demonstrators in the 2011 revolution ... Officers from General Khalifa Haftar’s forces reportedly contacted him soon after and asked him to join them.
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US received help from Libyan militias in Lockerbie suspect’s handover

The Arab Weekly 19 Dec 2022
Around midnight in mid-November, Libyan militiamen in two Toyota pickup trucks arrived at a residential building in a neighbourhood of the capital of Tripoli ... Analysts said the Tripoli-based government responsible for handing over Masud was likely seeking US goodwill and favour amid the power struggles in Libya.
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Libyan militia held Lockerbie suspect before handover to US

TDT News 19 Dec 2022
CAIRO — Around midnight in mid-November, Libyan militiamen in two Toyota pickup trucks arrived at a residential building in a neighborhood of the capital of Tripoli ... Weeks after that night raid in Tripoli, the U.S ... Analysts said the Tripoli-based government responsible for handing over Mas’ud was likely seeking U.S.
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Ankara enters Libya-Egypt demarcation fray, signals continued Egypt-Turkey East Med row

The Arab Weekly 19 Dec 2022
ANKARA/ TRIPOLI- ... The decision has angered the outgoing government of Abdulhamid Dbeibah in Tripoli ... Ankara’s move surprised observers, as Ankara itself faces criticism for signing an agreement for maritime border demarcation with Libya’s Fayez al-Sarraj government, whose term in office ended in 2019, amid strife and divisions.
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Libya: Hold commanders of Tariq Ben Zeyad armed group accountable for ‘catalogue of horrors’

Amnesty 19 Dec 2022
On 3 October 2022, Amnesty International shared its findings with the Tripoli-based Government of National Unity (GNU) and the Office of the Public Prosecutor as well as the General Commander of the LAAF for comment, none of whom had replied by the time of publication.
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Libya militia held Lockerbie suspect before handover to U.S.

Politico 18 Dec 2022
Analysts said the Tripoli-based government responsible for handing over the suspect was likely seeking U.S ... CAIRO — Around midnight in mid-November, Libyan militiamen in two Toyota pickup trucks arrived at a residential building in a neighborhood of the capital of Tripoli ... Weeks after that night raid in Tripoli, the U.S.
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REVEALED: 'Lockerbie bombmaker' was seized in his bedroom at midnight in Tripoli, blindfolded and thrown ...

The Daily Mail 18 Dec 2022
In a mugshot released on Monday, accused Lockerbie bombmaker Abu Agila Masud Kheir Al-Marimi was seen in custody of the Alexandria Sheriff's Office in northern Virginia. The prime minister of Libya has confirmed that the man suspected of being the Lockerbie bombmaker was seized from his home in Tripoli and handed over to the United States.
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Libyan militiamen held Lockerbie plane bombing suspect before handover to US

Orlando Sentinel 18 Dec 2022
CAIRO — Around midnight in mid-November, Libyan militiamen in two Toyota pick-up trucks arrived at a residential building in a neighborhood of the capital of Tripoli ... Weeks after that night raid in Tripoli, the U.S ... Analysts said the Tripoli-based government responsible for handing over Mas’ud was likely seeking U.S.

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