Latest Libya Stories
WASHINGTON, March 23, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Riki Ellison, Chairman and Founder of the Missile Defense Advocacy Alliance (MDAA), www.missiledefenseadvocacy.org, has analyzed the ballistic missile threat in Libya and has offered his analysis in terms of missile defense needs in regards to the current situation in Libya.
LOS ANGELES, March 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following weeks of strikes from government forces and the allied coalition's enforcement of a no-fly zone, the crisis in Libya continues to escalate and endanger civilians throughout the country.
Funds to have immediate, lifesaving impact LOS ANGELES, March 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Amid the massive disorder that has rocked the African nation of Libya since mid-February, The Prem Rawat Foundation (TPRF) has made a grant of US$25,000 to help International Relief & Development (IRD) to distribute urgently needed medical relief in Libya and along the Tunisian border. "Thousands of people in Libya are being affected by the ongoing violence, some who are chronically ill and...
BEIJING, March 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Air China has completed its biggest ever overseas humanitarian mission by evacuating 9,000 Chinese nationals from Libya, which has been suffering from widespread unrest in recent weeks.
WASHINGTON, March 21, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Press Club praised Monday the release of four New York Times journalists who had been kidnapped in Libya but called attention to the as yet unresolved disappearance of other reporters there.
LONDON, March 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The impact of changes in energy demand caused by the crisis in Japan will be exacerbated by the fragile state of the global oil market, according to energy price reporting agency Argus.
LOS ANGELES, March 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- International Medical Corps' emergency response teams in eastern Libya and at the border in Tunisia are conducting ongoing assessments of health needs and providing critical medical supplies.
HONG KONG, March 4 /PRNewswire/ - Today, www.WorldStreetFundamentals.com released its industry report highlighting Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) and Petrohawk Energy Corporation (NYSE:HK).
DUBAI, UAE, March 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In light of the riots and number of violent exchanges between protesters and armed authorities in Libya, expats in the country have been looking for a means to escape this troubled region. "Since the situation in Libya escalated into violence, we have received many inquiries for urgent emergency evacuations," said Claire Brugirard, Charter Sales Manager at Air Charter International. A more complicated area to conduct evacuations from, the...
WASHINGTON, March 2, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On March 1, the U.S. Postal Service temporarily suspended acceptance of international mail service to Libya due to the lack of transportation service to Libya.
The Spotted Sandgrouse (Pterocles senegallus), is a species of bird in the Pteroclididae family of birds. It is found in Afghanistan, Algeria, Chad, Djibouti, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, India, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Italy, Jordan, Libya, Mali, Mauritania, Morocco, Niger, Oman, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, and Western Sahara.
- Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).