Daily Archives: July 8, 2011

The Guardian has another reporter expelled from Tripoli

The Guardian has been expelled from Tripoli for the second time in three weeks as the Libyan regime seeks tighter control over how the conflict is reported to the world. On Wednesday, I was ordered to pack my bags and … Continue reading

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Government Lays More Mines in Western Mountains

(Zintan) – Libyan government forces have placed at least three minefields containing antipersonnel and antivehicle landmines outside the village of al-Qawalish in the western Nafusa Mountains, Human Rights Watch said today. “The government’s blatant disregard for the safety of its … Continue reading

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Video: Zintan ready to keep fighting

9 fighters died in the effort to liberate the town of Al-Qawalish, seven of those were from Zintan. Al Jazeera’s Jonah Hull reports.

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July 8th Updates

New York: London: Tripoli: 20:03 Reuters Muammar Gaddafi threatened on Friday to send hundreds of Libyans to launch attacks in Europe in revenge for the NATO-led military campaign against him. “Hundreds of Libyans will martyr in Europe. I told you … Continue reading

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