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Libya and EU lift visa bans
Bans lifted as part of diplomatic efforts to end standoff between Libya and Switzerland.
Last updated: 28 Mar 2010 10:30 GMT
UN condemns Gaddafi jihad call
Libyan leader denounced for urging fight against Switzerland over minaret ban.
Last updated: 26 Feb 2010 13:54 GMT
Gaddafi for jihad on Switzerland
Libyan leader blames the Swiss for ban on construction of minarets.
Last updated: 26 Feb 2010 12:15 GMT
Swiss embassy in Libya surrounded
Swiss nationals take refuge in embassy as Libyan police wait to arrest them.
Last updated: 22 Feb 2010 12:53 GMT
Switzerland gets Libyan ultimatum
Lawyer for Swiss man holed up in embassy in Tripoli says his client will turn himself in.
Last updated: 22 Feb 2010 09:42 GMT
Libya halts Swiss oil shipments
Tripoli calls on Bern to drop criminal charges against Muammar Gaddafi's son.
Last updated: 24 Jul 2008 17:17 GMT
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