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  • *Exports of oil from Zueitina port resume. *Libya also hopes to restart Hariga port soon. BENGHAZI/ TRIPOLI, Libya, Feb 22- Libya has resumed oil exports from the eastern port of Zueitina after an almost year-long suspension and is also testing a pipeline to restart exports from Hariga port, officials said on Sunday.

  • Fear grows in Europe as ISIS comes to Libya Friday, 20 Feb 2015 | 2:09 PM ET
    Members of the Libyan Police are seen on their vehicles as they prepare for deployment during the start of a security plan put forth by the government to increase security, Feb. 9, 2015, in Tripoli.

    ISIS operations in Libya are making headlines and inciting pronouncements from European officials, but the size of its reach is unclear.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Oiler coaster  Thursday, 19 Feb 2015 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude was down on a big build today, but managed to bounce back. Traders think it's either seeking a bottom or preparing for the next leg lower.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Another crude build expected  Wednesday, 18 Feb 2015 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Traders expect to see another build in crude inventories tomorrow. Nat gas was higher today, as frigid temps remained in the northeast.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Oil rebounds, nat gas down  Tuesday, 17 Feb 2015 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. News from the IEA suggests Middle East production is stalling. Oil ended the day up 75 cents.

  • MILAN, Feb 17- Italy's Eni said on Tuesday it had reduced the number of expatriates working in Libya but was continuing to produce oil and gas in a regular way in the country. In a comment emailed to Reuters, an Eni spokesman said its expatriates and local workers in Libya were enough to guarantee normal production activities in the country. "The presence of Eni...

  • Egypt's decision to buy 24 of the Dassault Aviation fighters follows failures by successive French governments to sell the plane and leapfrogs three years of inconclusive talks for a 126- plane contract with India. Sisi has been looking to upgrade Egypt's military hardware over fears Islamist militias in neighboring Libya could take control and directly...

  • Commodities tomorrow: Big, bearish build  Wednesday, 11 Feb 2015 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. There was a big build in oil and gas today, and both were down on the day.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Crude crushed  Tuesday, 10 Feb 2015 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude was down big on the day as the EIA said it would take time to work through inventories. And after Citi's $20 call yesterday, JPMorgan piled on today.

  • TRIPOLI, Feb 10- Libya reopened its oil port of Hariga on Tuesday, ending a strike by guards that threatened to further cut the OPEC country's petroleum production that is already battered by factional fighting over two export terminals. The threat to shut down Hariga port illustrated the fragility of oil shipments from Libya, where two rival governments and...

  • TRIPOLI, Feb 10- Libya will exhaust its wheat reserves in two or three months unless a state fund tasked with ensuring supplies receives money held up as a result of the political turmoil gripping the country and a slump in oil revenues, a top official said. Air strikes on the western port of Misrata have made shippers reluctant to deal with Libya, while local banks...

  • Commodities tomorrow: Citi vs. OPEC  Monday, 9 Feb 2015 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. OPEC says lower prices will hurt US producers, forcing countries to buy Middle Eastern oil. And Citi says oil could fall to $20.

  • BENGHAZI/ TRIPOLI, Libya, Feb 9- Libya was trying to end a strike at the port of Hariga so that it can reopen the country's last working onshore export terminal there and prevent the closure of its largest still functioning oilfield, officials said on Monday. On Saturday, Libya shut most operations at the eastern port, located near the border with Egypt, after...

  • Commodities tomorrow: Crude rebounds, get used to it  Thursday, 5 Feb 2015 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude oil popped today, closing over the $50 level. Also, the natural gas drawdown was far lower than expected, which drove prices down.

  • TRIPOLI, Feb 5- Libya's only commercial flight link to mainland Europe was severed on Thursday when the state carrier said its foreign partner had pulled out of the country after a deadly attack last week on a Tripoli hotel. The Georgia- based company that provided the planes and crews had decided to quit Libya for security reasons, Afriqiyah said in a statement.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Oil crashes  Wednesday, 4 Feb 2015 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil ended it's winning streak today after a massive crude oil build was announced by EIA. Traders say swings like this could be commonplace.

  • Commodities tomorrow: 'Dead cat' bounces higher  Tuesday, 3 Feb 2015 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was up big on the day, but many traders think this is a short-term blip.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Bottom or dead-cat bounce  Monday, 2 Feb 2015 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Traders are saying we may have reached a bottom. Or we may be seeing a dead cat bounce.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Crude hits 6-year low  Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil hit 6-year lows today but ended the day up slightly. Nat gas and gold were both down on the day.

  • MISRATA, Libya, Jan 29- A power struggle between two rival governments that threatens to tear Libya apart has started to take its toll on Misrata, an important shipping and industrial hub that had shrugged off the turmoil until now. Oil production has collapsed to a fifth of what Libya used to pump before the NATO- backed uprising, while wheat imports and other...