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New civil war in Libya as Benghazi probe begins

NEW YORK – A new civil war in Libya is heating up just as the House select committee investigating the Obama administration’s handling of the 2012 terror attack in Benghazi prepares to launch, according to Libyan expatriate tribal leaders who spoke to WND.

Once again, the sources say, Benghazi is at the epicenter of an emerging revolutionary movement in Libya in which suspected CIA-backed mercenaries posing as “freedom-fighting revolutionaries” are attempting to seize power from the provisional government established by the United States and NATO after the fall of Moammar Gadhafi.


Expatriate Libyan tribal leaders have expressed to WND strong opposition to remarks by U.S. Ambassador to Libya Deborah Jones. She said in a C-SPAN interview Wednesday at the Stimson Center in Washington that she would not condemn Haftar’s actions.

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