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Over deadly weekend, Libyans say ‘Enough’

Libyan anger after shootouts in Tripoli spurred leaders to rein armed groups in – potentially a positive sign for the country.

In Libya, militias call the government’s shots

The head of a Libyan militia that kidnapped the country’s prime minister earlier this month says the government is powerless to punish him.