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Libya’s Jewish graveyards destroyed, being rebuilt online

Jewish Herald Voice 15 Oct 2021
“I was horrified to see children playing atop the ruins of the Tripoli Jewish cemetery, scampering about debris littered with human remains,” Gerbi, who left Libya many years ago for Italy, told the Behdrei Haredim news site in Israel early in October ... “Especially in Tripoli and ...
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Egyptian company to develop Lebanon's Tripoli port at 87 mln USD

Sina 12 Oct 2021
12 (Xinhua) -- Lebanon's Council for Development and Reconstruction signed on Tuesday an agreement with an Egyptian company for the construction of infrastructure at the Tripoli port, the Lebanese National News Agency reported.
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Libya’s Jewish graveyards were destroyed. They are being rebuilt online.

The Jerusalem Post 12 Oct 2021
“I was horrified to see children playing atop the ruins of the Tripoli Jewish cemetery, scampering about debris littered with human remains,” Gerbi, who left Libya many years ago for Italy, told the Behdrei Haredim news site in Israel last week ... he told the news site.
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Fifteen migrants drown off Libyan coast: UNHCR

Urdu Point 12 Oct 2021
Tripoli, (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 12th Oct, 2021 ) .Fifteen migrants drowned after two boats capsized off Libya in the latest "tragic loss of life" on the perilous sea route to Europe, the UN refugee agency said late Monday. "Bodies of 15 persons recovered as 2 boats arrived at Tripoli Naval Base this evening," UNHCR Libya tweeted.
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Libya mass graves reveal 25 more bodies

Urdu Point 12 Oct 2021
Tripoli, (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 12th Oct, 2021 ) .A further 25 unidentified bodies have been found in mass graves in the Libyan town of Tarhuna, Libyan authorities said Tuesday, following years of brutal militia rule ... who had spent a year trying to seize Tripoli.
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Despairing of physical preservation, a Jewish exile from Libya sets up virtual cemeteries

Cleveland Jewish News 11 Oct 2021
“I was horrified to see children playing atop the ruins of the Tripoli Jewish cemetery, scampering about debris littered with human remains,” Gerbi, who left Libya many years ago for Italy, told the Behdrei Haredim news site in Israel last week ... “Especially in Tripoli and Benghazi, the Jewish cemeteries were obliterated,” he told the news site.
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Libya lawmakers back $10k family grant ahead of polls

Urdu Point 11 Oct 2021
Tripoli, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 12th Oct, 2021 ) .Libya's eastern-based parliament on Monday approved grants of around $10,000 for each family after its rival, the unity government in the country's west, approved handouts to young couples ahead of elections.
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Libyan foreign ministry commends return of diplomatic missions to Tripoli

Egypt Today 11 Oct 2021
The Libyan Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation appreciated the stances of some sisterly and friendly countries over restoring the activities of their diplomatic missions in Tripoli, Libyan News Agency (LANA) reported ... premises and consulates in Tripoli.
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After deadly shooting, migrants in Libya just want to leave

Urdu Point 10 Oct 2021
Tripoli, (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 9th Oct, 2021 ) .After escaping, with hundreds of others, from an overcrowded Libyan detention centre where guards shot dead six migrants, Sudanese refugee Halima Mokhtar Bshara says she just wants to leave the country ... "The situation in Tripoli for black people is terrible," the 31-year-old said.
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Libya ready for polls despite wrangling: elections chief

Urdu Point 08 Oct 2021
Tripoli, Oct 8 (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 8th Oct, 2021 ) .Preparations are almost finished for polls in war-torn Libya, the head of the electoral commission says, despite wrangling over voting laws and warnings the outcome could be contested ... at his office in Tripoli.
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17 migrants found dead on Libya beach: coast guard

Urdu Point 06 Oct 2021
Tripoli, Oct 6 (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 7th Oct, 2021 ) .The bodies of 17 migrants have been found washed up on a Libyan beach after their boat capsized during a bid to reach Europe by sea, the coast guard said on Wednesday ... of Tripoli, mostly targeting illegal migrants.
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Rival Libya bodies in new election law dispute

Urdu Point 05 Oct 2021
Tripoli, (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 5th Oct, 2021 ) .Two rival Libyan factions have again disagreed over legislation governing elections planned for December, raising further doubts Tuesday over whether the UN-backed polls can take place ... The Tripoli-based chamber ...
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Libya legislative vote rescheduled for January: parliament

Urdu Point 05 Oct 2021
Tripoli, Oct 5 (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 6th Oct, 2021 ) .Libya's legislative ...
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UN refugee agency gives food to asylum seekers in northwestern Libyan city

Urdu Point 05 Oct 2021
TRIPOLI, Oct 5 (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 5th Oct, 2021 ) .The United Nations' refugee agency said it offered food assistance to over 2,700 asylum seekers in the northwestern Libyan city of Misurata over the weekend ... ....
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