brimstone is an air-launched ground attack missile developed by mbda for britain's royal air force.it was originally intended for 'fire-and-forget' use against mass formations of enemy armour, using a millimetric wave mmw active radar homing seeker to ensure accuracy even against moving targets.experience in afghanistan led to the addition of laser guidance in the dual-mode brimstone missile .
the libyan iron and steel company lisco is one of the largest iron and steelmaking companies operating in north africa.based in misrata, it is subsidized and owned by the libyan government. lisco's foundation stone was officially laid on 18 september 1979. in 2004, the online magazine arab steel ranked lisco third among the largest arab iron and steel companies.
the acacus mountains or tadrart akakus arabic: تدرارت أكاكوس / ala-lc: tadrārt akākūs form a mountain range in the desert of the ghat district in western libya, part of the sahara. they are situated east of the city of ghat, libya, and stretch north from the border with algeria, about 100 kilometres 62 mi .
reactions supranational organizations. european union - the european union rejected the deployment of turkish troops in libya, and jointly with foreign ministers of italy, france, germany and the uk, the eu foreign policy chief josep borrell called on january 7 for an immediate ceasefire in and around tripoli.; countries. cyprus - the cypriot government denounced the deal, and tried to rally .
the great man-made river gmmr, النهر الصناعي العظيم is a network of pipes that supplies fresh water obtained from the nubian sandstone aquifer system fossil aquifer across libya.it is the world's largest irrigation project. the project utilizes a pipeline system that pumps water from the nubian sandstone aquifer system from down south in libya to cities in the populous .
education in libya begins with primary education, which is both free and compulsory.children in libya between the ages of 6 and 15 attend primary school and then attend secondary school for three additional years 15- to 18-year-olds . about 60 percent of students are assigned to a vocational secondary program, while the remaining 40 percent are assigned to a more academic-focused secondary .
the marble arch, also arch of the philaeni italian: arco dei fileni , formerly known in libya as el gaus i.e. 'the arch' , was a monument in libya built during the days of italian colonization.the arch marked the border between tripolitania and cyrenaica, and was located on the via balbia actual libyan coastal highway near ra's lanuf.
the government of national accord arabic: حكومة الوفاق الوطني is an interim government for libya that was formed under the terms of the libyan political agreement, a united nations-led initiative, signed on 17 december 2015.
john lennon quotes the song in his 1980 rolling stone interview with jonathan cott. in 2004 ' what's so funny 'bout peace, love and understanding' was regularly performed as an all-star jam on the vote for change tour, which featured a rotating cast of headliners.
ngalue cave excavations have and will lend themselves toward a number of exciting research paths to enlighten our understanding of the human record. the stone tools from ngalue were dated with absolute means, and this was the first time middle stone age lithics had been dated in northern mozambique.
petrified wood from the latin root petro meaning 'rock' or 'stone'; literally 'wood turned into stone' is the name given to a special type of fossilized remains of terrestrial vegetation.petrifaction is the result of a tree or tree-like plants having transitioned to stone by a mineralization process that often includes permineralization and replacement.
the libyan investment authority lia المؤسسة الليبية للاستثمار is a government-managed sovereign wealth fund and holding company headquartered in tripoli, libya.it was established on august 28, 2006, by decree 208 of the general people's committee of libya gpc , after the lifting of economic sanctions that had previously precluded foreign investment in libya.
the government of national accord is codified in the libyan political agreement signed on 17 december 2015 at a conference in shkirat, morocco. this agreement has been unanimously endorsed by the united nations security council which has recognized that the government of national accord is the sole legitimate government of libya.
the lse–gaddafi affair was a scandal in the united kingdom that occurred as a result of relationship that existed between the london school of economics and political science lse and the libyan government and its leader muammar gaddafi and his son saif al-islam gaddafi.
a deeper understanding is the fourth studio album by american indie rock band the war on drugs.it was released on august 25, 2017, through atlantic records.the album was mixed by engineer shawn everett.the album won best rock album at the 60th annual grammy awards
the murder of yvonne fletcher, a metropolitan police officer, occurred on 17 april 1984, when she was fatally wounded by a shot fired from the libyan embassy on st james's square, london, by an unknown gunman.fletcher had been deployed to monitor a demonstration against the libyan leader muammar gaddafi, and died shortly afterwards.her death resulted in an eleven-day siege of the embassy, at .
the understanding is the second studio album by norwegian electronic music duo röyksopp.it was released on 22 june 2005 by wall of sound. the understanding debuted at number 13 on the uk albums chart, with 22,466 copies sold in its first week. the album was certified gold by the british phonographic industry bpi on 1 december 2006, and had sold 103,500 copies in the united kingdom by march .
libyan desert glass ldg , or great sand sea glass is an impactite found in areas in the eastern sahara, in the deserts of eastern libya and western egypt. fragments of desert glass can be found over areas of tens of square kilometers .
libyan wings airlines co jsc arabic: شركة الاجنحة الليبية , or libyan wings arabic: الأجنحة الليبية , is an airline with its head office on the grounds of mitiga international airport in tripoli, libya. it started operations in september 2015 after facing delays because of political instability in libya. as of january 2020, the airline operates four .
muammar gaddafi became the de facto leader of libya on 1 september 1969 after leading a group of young libyan military officers against king idris i in a bloodless coup d'état.after the king had fled the country, the libyan revolutionary command council rcc headed by gaddafi abolished the monarchy and the old constitution and established the libyan arab republic, with the motto 'freedom .
the acacus mountains or tadrart akakus arabic: تدرارت أكاكوس / ala-lc: tadrārt akākūs form a mountain range in the desert of the ghat district in western libya, part of the sahara.they are situated east of the city of ghat, libya, and stretch north from the border with algeria, about 100 kilometres 62 mi .the area has a particularly rich array of prehistoric rock art
the latin name libya from greek λιβύη: libyē, which came from berber: libu referred to the region west of the nile generally corresponding to the atlantic mountains according to diodorus. its people were ancestors of the modern libyan.
the libyan crisis refers to the ongoing conflicts in libya, beginning with the arab spring protests of 2011, which led to a civil war, foreign military intervention, and the ousting and death of muammar gaddafi.the civil war's aftermath and proliferation of armed groups led to violence and instability across the country, which erupted into renewed civil war in 2014.
the dinar arabic: دينار dīnār is the currency of libya.its iso 4217 code is 'lyd'. the dinar is subdivided into 1000 dirham درهم . it was introduced in september 1971 and replaced the pound at par. it is issued by the central bank of libya, which also supervises the banking system and regulates credit.in 1972, the libyan arab foreign bank was established to deal with overseas .