Libyans evict armed group from Benghazi base
Crowds force Ansar al-Sharia, suspected of playing a role in US ambassador's death, to vacate its compounds in the city.
Libyans storm militia base in Benghazi
Fighters of Islamist group Ansar al-Sharia evacuate base after mass public demonstration against armed groups.
Libyans storm Islamist militia base in Benghazi
BENGHAZI, Libya - Pro-government demonstrators stormed the headquarters of the Islamist Ansar al-Sharia group in Benghazi on Friday and evicted fighters from the site in a sweep of militia bases in the Libyan city, Reuters witnesses said.
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White House knew in two hours terrorists attacked Benghazi
Within two hours of the fatal attack on U.S. Libyan embassy, the White House, the State Department and the FBI were informed that the terrorist group Ansar al-Sharia had claimed credit, according to government e-mails obtained by CNN.
U.S. Singles Out Libyan Islamist as a Commander in Consulate Attack, Libyans Say
The man, Ahmed Abu Khattala, is a leader of the Benghazi-based Islamist group Ansar al-Sharia and is still at large.
Attack by Fringe Group Highlights the Problem of Libya Militias
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