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LIBYA - 01/09 00:20 CET

Islamist militias take over US embassy in Libya

Islamist militias take over US embassy in Libya

Amateur video has been uploaded on to a social media website showing members of a Libyan militia in what is thought to be the abandoned US embassy in Tripoli The diplomatic facility appears to be an annex of the main complex which the United States evacuated its staff from last month. Its takeover is a symbolic blow to Washington…