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Missy Ryan

Missy Ryan

    Al-Qaeda-linked militants release journalist captured in Syria
    Al-Qaeda-linked militants release journalist captured in Syria
    A United States journalist taken hostage by al-Qaeda-linked militants in Syria thanked those who supported him during his two years in captivity...
    Afghan massacre suspect identified
    Afghan massacre suspect identified
    The US Army identified the soldier implicated in the massacre of 16 villagers in Afghanistan this week as Staff Sergeant Robert Bales, and said he...
    Dead or alive: R9-million bounty on Gaddafi's head
    Dead or alive: R9-million bounty on Gaddafi's head
    Libya's new masters offered a bounty for the fugitive Muammar Gaddafi on Wednesday, after he urged his men to carry on a battle that kept the...
    Gaddafi's son rallies loyalists for Tripoli fightback
    Gaddafi's son rallies loyalists for Tripoli fightback
    A son of Muammar Gaddafi who rebels said they had captured made a surprise appearance with jubilant supporters in Tripoli overnight and issued a...
    Gaddafi on the run as rebels fight in Tripoli
    Gaddafi on the run as rebels fight in Tripoli
    Remnants of forces still loyal to Muammar Gaddafi staged a desperate stand in Tripoli on Tuesday as rebels fought their way into the capital, but...
    'It's over. Gaddafi's finished'
    'It's over. Gaddafi's finished'
    Jubilant rebel fighters swept into the heart of Tripoli as Muammar Gaddafi's forces collapsed and crowds took to the streets to celebrate what they...
    'Zero hour' in Tripoli as rebels rise up
    'Zero hour' in Tripoli as rebels rise up
    Explosions and gunfire rocked Tripoli through the night as opponents of Muammar Gaddafi rose up in the capital, declaring a final push to topple...
    Rebels encroach, but Tripoli seems unruffled
    Rebels encroach, but Tripoli seems unruffled
    Rebels may have fought their way into Zawiyah, a strategic city a half hour's drive from the Libyan capital, but for many supporters of Muammar...
    Gaddafi spits defiance, but talks with rebels
    Gaddafi spits defiance, but talks with rebels
    Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi urged his people early on Monday to "liberate Libya" from Nato and traitors, a day after rebels captured a key town...
    Deadly stand-off between Libyan troops and insurgents
    Deadly stand-off between Libyan troops and insurgents
    Libyan government forces and rebels clashed around the western town of Zawiyah on Saturday as insurgents tried to push ever closer to Tripoli.
    As accusations fly, Libya's brutal war grinds on
    As accusations fly, Libya's brutal war grinds on
    In Libya's civil war, where conflicting accusations collide and dusty farmlands have become a battleground, there was little doubt about the...
    Blasts rock Tripoli as Nato targets Gaddafi compound
    Blasts rock Tripoli as Nato targets Gaddafi compound
    Explosions rocked central Tripoli for the second night in a row and Britain said weeks of Nato bombardment had inflicted extensive damage on...