Spies put to death in Libya

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The Independent Online
Libya yesterday executed six senior officers and two civilians convicted of spying using equipment supplied by the US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), Libyan state-run radio reported.

Reporting the convictions by Libya's Supreme Military Court on Wednesday, the state-controlled Libyan television said: "The agent-spies ... supplied agents of foreign governments with information relating to the country's defence secrets, for espionage purposes, by exploiting their membership of the Libyan army." AP/Reuters - Cairo

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