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Daily Archives: June 25, 2011
Gaddafi’s latest address with English subtitles. Hat tip to feb17.info
Now that Gaddafi’s has lost grip on most of the country, this community now has the freedom to showcase its cultural heritage. Al Jazeera’s James Bays has been spending time with the ancient Berber people and filed this report.
ROGEBAN, Libya — Having consolidated control over almost all of Libya’s western mountains, rebel leaders here say they are now pursuing a two-pronged strategy to bring down the government of Col. Muammar el-Qaddafi: starving it of resources while covertly arming … Continue reading
BENGHAZI, Libya — Dozens of detained Libyan rebels returned to their eastern stronghold on a Red Cross ship yesterday, detailing how they were tortured at the hands of Moammar Khadafy’s forces. “They electrocuted us, they tortured us in every possible … Continue reading
Members of the US House of Represenatives were given the opportunity to defund the American military effort in Libya or give it their blessing, and on Friday, they did neither.
Human rights organisations have cast doubt on claims of mass rape and other abuses perpetrated by forces loyal to Colonel Muammar Gaddafi, which have been widely used to justify Nato’s war in Libya. Nato leaders, opposition groups and the media … Continue reading
Yesterday NATO struck several key command and control nodes in the vicinity of Brega. Brega has been the scene of significant Qadhafi regime military activity. Qadhafi regime forces have occupied buildings in an abandoned, built-up area of Brega, for use … Continue reading
New York: London: Tripoli: 20:55 Al Jazeera Arabic Gaddafi forces are shelling the areas of Nalut and Kikla with Grad rockets. Meanwhile in Gharyan, defections have been reported among Gaddafi soldiers. 20:53 Al Jazeera Arabic Many revolutionaries from Zliten have … Continue reading