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  9/1/2014, Elul 6, 5774

US Embassy in Libya Not Breached by Armed Militia


United States Ambassador to Libya, Deborah Jones, announced that armed Islamic militia did not succeed in breaching the embassy in Tripoli itself, but did enter a nearby residential compound.

In a tweet from her Twitter account, Jones said that there was no evidence of any damage to the embassy itself. It had been previously claimed that last week armed Islamic militants taken control a building belonging to the embassy.

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