Tobruk


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Tobruk

(təˈbrʊk; təʊ-)
n
(Placename) a small port in NE Libya, in E Cyrenaica on the Mediterranean coast road: scene of severe fighting in World War II: taken from the Italians by the British in Jan 1941, from the British by the Germans in June 1942, and finally taken by the British in Nov 1942
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Around 20 firefighters from Fallings Park, Wolverhampton, Willenhall and Bilston were called to the severe shed fire in Tobruk Walk, Willenhall.
Brave Jimmy, who fought at the Siege of Tobruk and the battles of El Alamein and Monte Cassino, refuses to wear medals out of solidarity for the friends he lost.
Tobruk administration includes the parliament elected in 2014 after disputed elections
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Libya currently has two governments, one based in the capital, Tripoli, and the other based in the Eastern city of Tobruk. Libyan military commander General Khalifa Haftar in Tobruk does not recognize the authority of the Tripoli-based the GNA, which is recognized by the UN.
The Government of National Accord, based in Tripoli, and the 2012-elected House of Representatives, in the eastern city of Tobruk, have been working on finding a solution to the current dilemma; however, the House of Representative delegation withdrew from the meetings sending the whole process into limbo.
By: Egypt Today staff Cairo- 12 August 2017: The academic staff of Faculty of Archaeology and tourism in Tobruk University in Libya managed to discover an archaeological site in the Marsalak, area located in the Eastern side of Tobruk city.
It had to suspend exports from the eastern terminal of Tobruk - close to the Egyptian border.
At the outbreak of the War he joined the ABC and went to the Middle East, North Africa, Greece, and Syria, finding himself in Tobruk during the 1941 siege, later writing a book about Tobruk and narrating the documentary Sons of the ANZACs.
The popular military commander supports the rival cabinet in Tobruk.
Libyan oil exports have picked up some esteem as two tankers on Wednesday left the eastern oil port of Al-Hariga in Tobruk carrying 1.5 million barrels of oil for the large world market.