Suspension of U.S. Embassy Operations in Libya

State Department representatives briefed reporters and answered questions on the department’s announcement that it had suspended… read more

State Department representatives briefed reporters and answered questions on the department’s announcement that it had suspended operations in and withdrawn employees from the U.S. Embassy in Libya. The Obama administration also announced plans to impose sanctions against the Moammar Gadhafi’s government in order to pressure the regime from using violence against those protesting.  close

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Suspension of U.S. Embassy Operations in Libya

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298198-1
Category:
News Conference
Format:
News Briefing
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 25, 2011
Last Aired:
Feb 26, 2011

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  • Feb 25, 2011 | 3:41pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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  • Feb 26, 2011 | 2:07am EST | C-SPAN 1
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