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UN Security Council takes aim at Libyan warlords

WASHINGTON -- The U.N. Security Council on Wednesday took the first step toward punishing Libyan warlords or militias for their role in the country's 3-year-old conflict.

Amid worry that the chaos is drawing in other Arab nations, the council ...

Russia sends tanks, troops into eastern Ukraine

KIEV, Ukraine -- Russian tanks and troops fired their way into eastern Ukraine on Thursday and seized a strategic gateway town on the road to the heavily militarized Crimean peninsula in a brazen display of support for pro-Russia separatists ...