COMPOUND - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/COMPOUND News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Islamist militia guarding U.S. Embassy in Tripoli http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58359744-68/libya-compound-militia-embassy.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58359744-68/libya-compound-militia-embassy.html.csp">Islamist militia guarding U.S. Embassy in Tripoli</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">the Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-31T21:55:47.57-06:00">Updated Aug 31, 2014 09:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Tripoli, Libya • An Islamist-allied militia group in control of Libya’s capital now guards the U.S. Embassy and its residential compound, a commander said Sunday, as onlookers toured the abandoned homes of diplomats who fled the country more than a month ago. An Associated Press journalist saw holes left by small-arms and rocket fire dotting the residential compound, reminders of weeks of violence between rival militias over control of Tripoli that sparked the evacuation. The breach of a desert...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58359744@www.sltrib.com Sun, 31 Aug 2014 21:55:47 MDT Islamist militia says it ‘secured’ U.S. compound in Libya http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58358461-68/libya-compound-militia-capital.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58358461-68/libya-compound-militia-capital.html.csp">Islamist militia says it ‘secured’ U.S. compound in Libya</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-31T11:52:14.439-06:00">Updated Aug 31, 2014 11:52AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Tripoli, Libya • The Islamist-allied militia group in control of Libya’s capital has “secured” a U.S. Embassy residential compound there, more than a month after American personnel evacuated from the country over ongoing fighting, one of its commanders said Sunday. The Islamist militia’s move likely will reinvigorate debate in the U.S. over its role in Libya, more than three years after supporting rebels who toppled dictator Moammar Gadhafi. It also comes near the two-year anniversary of the sla...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583584612014-08-31T11:52:14.439-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-31T11:52:14.439-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58358461@www.sltrib.com Sun, 31 Aug 2014 11:52:14 MDT