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Jordan cuts Libyan ties over rioting at embassy

Jordan severed diplomatic and political relations with Libya Wednesday over the destruction of the Jordanian Embassy by rioters in Tripoli last week, the official Jordanian television said. It said the decision was made at a Cabinet meeting after a thorough review of Jordanian-Libyan ties.

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