libyan libyan  /ˈlɪ bi ən/


  1. (n) a native or inhabitant of Libya
  2. (adj) of or relating to Libya or its people


  1. Libyan crude output recovers to 1.3 million bpd -industry source

    TRIPOLI (Reuters) - Libyan oil output has climbed to 1.3 million barrels per day (bpd) from less than 1 million bpd last week as operations normalise following several disruptions at fields and ports, a senior Libyan industry source said. "Production was 1.3 million bpd yesterday," the source said on Monday, "Things have started to stabilise." Libya's state oil company National Oil Corporation ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  2. Senior Libyan judge assassinated in country's east

    TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — Libya's official news agency says unidentified militants assassinated a senior Libyan judge in an eastern city known to be a stronghold of Islamic militants.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

  3. Libyan army colonel killed in attack on brigade

    TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — A Libyan army colonel was killed in an ambush on his brigade in the country's south on Friday, the unit's spokesman said, in the latest incident of violence in the North African country.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News


  1. "I was both angry and I was repulsed by the reception of a convicted bomber guilty of a huge terrorist crime received on his return to Libya," Brown told reporters. "When I met (Libyan leader) Colonel (Moamer) Kadhafi over the summer I made...
    on Aug 19, 2009 By: Gordon Brown Source: AFP

  2. "We are now in contact with the Libyan government, and want to make sure that if in fact this transfer has taken place, that he's not welcomed back in some way, but instead should be under house arrest," Obama said in an interview as Megrahi...
    on Aug 21, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Indian Express

  3. He had been received in Tripoli in "an inappropriate manner", Mr MacAskill said. "It showed no compassion or sensitivity to the families of the 270 victims of Lockerbie. Assurances had been given by the Libyan Government that any return would...
    on Aug 24, 2009 By: Kenny MacAskill Source: Times Online

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