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US transfers Libyan embassy to rebels

Posted By admin On August 10, 2011 @ 2:41 am In World News | Comments Disabled

Flashback: Obama to Approve ‘Al-Qaeda Embassy’ in Washington [1]

AFP [2]
Aug 10, 2011

The United States said Tuesday it has transferred the Libyan embassy in Washington to the National Transitional Council, which Washington has recognized as Libya’s de facto government.

“It is true,” State Department spokeswoman Victoria Nuland told reporters when asked whether the United States had handed the embassy over to the rebel NTC.

Nuland’s deputy Mark Toner said the United States and NTC signed documents that transferred the embassy — which once represented Moamer Kadhafi’s regime in Washington — to the rebels based in the eastern Libyan port of Benghazi.

The transfer happened last week, he said.

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[5] No Fly Zone Succeeds: Libyan Rebels To Sell First Oil Cargo: http://www.prisonplanet.com/no-fly-zone-succeeds-libyan-rebels-to-sell-first-oil-cargo.html

[6] Libyan rebels say rogue fighters killed general: http://www.prisonplanet.com/libyan-rebels-say-rogue-fighters-killed-general.html

[7] Reuters: Obama Signs Secret Order Authorizing Covert CIA Support For Libyan Rebels: http://www.prisonplanet.com/reuters-obama-signs-secret-order-authorizing-covert-cia-support-for-libyan-rebels.html

[8] Libyan rebels scatter, world mulls sending arms: http://www.prisonplanet.com/libyan-rebels-scatter-world-mulls-sending-arms.html

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