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  • Libya, PLO Both Have Venezuelan Contacts, ADL Publication Reports

    The Venezuelan intelligence service has found evidence of Libyan involvement with Bandera Roja, a terrorist movement in that country. At the same time, the Venezuelan government has had contacts with the Palestine Liberation Organization, according to Latin American Report, published by the Anti-Defamation League of B’nai B’rith. Bandera Roja has been in contact with Libyan… More ▸

  • Ajcommittee Offers to Help Libyan Jews Seeking Compensation

    The American Jewish Committee has announced that it has offered to serve as a center for the processing of claims by Libyan Jews whose property was seized by governmental decree or destroyed by Libyan mobs during and following the Arab-Israeli war of June 1967. More ▸

  • Libyan Jews Meet to Remind World

    More than 300 Jews of Libyan origin met at a two-day convention here last week to remind the world of the “forgotten refugee problem” in the Middle East–the nearly one million Jews force to flee Arab countries, including 40,000 from Libya. It marked the 20th anniversary of the forced departure from Libya of the country’s… More ▸

  • Australia Expels Libyan Envoys

    The staff of the Libyan People’s Bureau in Canberra has been given 10 days to leave Australia, the Zionist Federation of Australia reports. Australian Prime Minister Bob Hawke, announcing the expulsion, said that the People’s Bureau was “simply serving to facilitate Libya’s destabilizing activities” in Australia and the South Pacific region. The expulsion comes in… More ▸

  • Libyan Jews to Seek Indemnification of Personal and Community Property

    The first international convention of Jews from Libya will be held in Manhattan June 6-7, it was announced here Thursday. Raffaello Fellah, founder and president of the Association of Jews from Libya, said in a press conference at the American Jewish Committee (AJC) that the convention is timed to coincide with the 20th anniversary of… More ▸

  • Libya Has Reportedly Given Syria Deadly Nerve Gas Weapons

    The Sunday Telegraph reported Sunday that Libya has given Syria deadly nerve gas weapons, traceable to the Soviet Union, which could be used with devastating effect on Israel’s main cities. The report, by the newspaper’s defense correspondent, cited Western intelligence sources for the information. According to the writer, the Syrians can use the nerve gas… More ▸

  • Syria, Libya and Iran Are Camouflaging Terrorist Operations

    Syria, Libya and Iran, the three Moslem countries most closely involved with international terrorism, have become more careful about direct implication in terror activities against American or Western fargets, according to Dr. Ariel Merari, of Tel Aviv University’s Jaffee Center for Strategic Studies. Merari, Director of the Center’s Project on Terrorism, was speaking at a… More ▸

  • B’nai B’rith Urges Reagan to Order U.S. Oil Firms out of Libya

    B’nai B’rith International has urged President Reagan to order the five American oil companies operating in Libya to discontinue operations. In a letter to the White House, B’nai B’rith president Gerald Kraft stated that justification for continued operation of the five firms cannot be reconciled with America’s policy toward the North African nation. “Nor does… More ▸