Volatile Libya resumes commercial flights to Europe

January 24, 2015 8:02 PM

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TRIPOLI (Reuters) - Commercial flights from Libya to mainland Europe resumed after more than six months on Saturday with a Libyan carrier taking off to Germany, the airline said.

Foreign airlines stopped flying to Libya in July when a faction called Libya Dawn attacked a rival group controlling Tripoli's main airport, taking control of the capital after a month of fighting.

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