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Monthly Archives: April 2011
Here’s today’s update from Misrata, thanks to Wefaq Libya and FreedomgroupTV. Thanks as always to ChangeInLibya for the translation. Translation: “This morning the freedom fighters started attacking Gaddafi forces at Alghiran.. and the main battle took place at Misrata’s airport … Continue reading
Channel 4 chief correspondent Alex Thomson wrote this blog post where he speaks of a 5 year old boy who came into the hospital after being shot through his heart by a sniper. Despite the doctors’ best efforts, it was … Continue reading
Today in the Middle East Monitor, Yvonne Ridley describes how visiting Libya for a few days made her completely change her standpoint on the international intervention. A few short weeks ago I stood on a public platform in London and … Continue reading
Here’s another must read, it’s the second entry of EnoughGaddafi’s new blog. Check here if you missed the first part! We drove into the sunset, an empty, sandy highway ahead of us. The red and orange rays of the sun … Continue reading
Here is the update from Misrata on the 29th of April, thanks to Wefaq Libya and FreedomgroupTV. Thanks to ChangeInLibya for the translation! Translation: “Yesterday, Gaddafi soldiers tried to set up mines at the entrance to Misrata’s port using 3 … Continue reading
New York: London: Tripoli: 20:53 Al Manara Media reports that opposition fighters attacked Gaddafi forces at the Airport Road which lead the forces to retreat to the Souq al Arab area. From the same sources, over 100 Of these Gaddafi … Continue reading
Al Jazeera reports from the Tunisian border about yesterday and today’s events.
EnoughGaddafi have added a blog to their website, “Blog from Libya”, which will focus on the human part of the struggle. The first entry was posted today, so here’s the first part of it: Spring came early to Egypt. Well … Continue reading
New York: London: Tripoli: 23:00 CJ Chivers, senior writer at New York Times, tweets that an aid ship is held off shore from Misrata tonight waiting to hear when it’s safe to approach the port, as Gaddafi forces laid at … Continue reading
Al Jazeera reports on the fighting at the Wazin border crossing today.