U.N. Chief ‘Horrified’ by Report of Libya Slave Auction
After CNN reported that migrants had been sold at auction, Secretary General António Guterres said the acts depicted “may amount to crimes against humanity.”
Sale of Migrants as Slaves in Libya Causes Outrage in Africa and Paris
CNN footage of migrants being auctioned off in the Libyan capital prompted a protest in Paris, condemnation by the African Union and an official inquiry.
Two Dozen African Girls Dead at Sea
The horrors of a refugee crisis that the world feels free to ignore.
Informant Earned $7 Million for Role in Benghazi Prosecution
American officials paid the informant after he helped build a case against Ahmed Abu Khattala, a suspect in the 2012 Benghazi attacks, and orchestrate his capture.
‘Benghazi on Steroids’? Niger Claims Range From Premature to Conspiratorial
Liberal blogs’ claims have dubiously blamed the deaths of four Americans in Niger on President Trump’s Pentagon, travel ban and even alleged ties to Russia.
Benghazi Attack Witness Tells of Wounds From Mortar Attack as He Crawled to Safety
In the trial of a Libyan accused of orchestrating the 2012 Benghazi, Libya, attacks, a State Department worker described an explosion that tore his arm and nearly severed his leg.
A Dubai in Libya? Boris Johnson Says It Just Needs to Clear ‘Dead Bodies’
The British foreign secretary said a group of business people could turn a war-torn city into “the next Dubai” if they could just dispose of corpses there.
At Benghazi Trial, Attack Survivors Recount a Night of Horror
At the second day of the trial of a Libyan man accused of helping orchestrate the 2012 attacks, witnesses described trying to survive and escape.
At Benghazi Trial, Harrowing Testimony and Clashing Views of a Defendant
A survivor of the 2012 Benghazi, Libya, attacks described the assault on a villa that left two Americans dead as lawyers clashed over the defendant’s role, if any.
At Trial, a Focus on the Facts, Not the Politics, of Benghazi
A suspect in the attacks, Ahmed Abu Khattala, will go on trial on Monday in the latest test of the civilian court system’s ability to handle high-profile terrorism cases.
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