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Sat Sep 22, 2012, 09:45 PM

Libyan militia in Derna 'to disband'

Source: BBC

A powerful militia in eastern Libya has announced it will disband, hours after military police and protesters routed militias from the city of Benghazi.

Leaders of the Abu Slim Brigade said the group would dissolve and quit its bases in Derna, east of Benghazi.

Another militia group, Ansar al-Sharia, suspected of a deadly attack on the US consulate in Benghazi, was also reported to be leaving Derna

"The militia in Derna saw what happened last night [in Benghazi] and they decided: we will not kill our brothers. So they disbanded," he said.

Read more: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-19690444

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Sun Sep 23, 2012, 04:19 AM

1. I guess their GOP operatives didn't come across with the money.

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