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May 16, 2014 3:45 PM

Fearing militia control of Libya’s airports, U.S. moves troops to Sicily in case evacuation needed

Alarmed by developments in Libya, the United States this week moved 200 troops to a base in Sicily so that they could respond more quickly if the U.S. needs to evacuate its embassy in Tripoli, two administration officials have told McClatchy.

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