Daily Archives: September 4, 2011

A Libyan Prisoner Lives to Tell His Story

HE was my confidential source in the Libyan military this spring, an officer who passed on secret information about disaffection in the ranks of Col. Muammar el-Qaddafi. And then as the Libyan revolution spread, he made bombs and smuggled weapons … Continue reading

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Khamis Gaddafi and the mystery of Jeremy Bowen’s notebook

Colonel Gaddafi’s son and most feared military commander appears to have planned his last-ditch defence of the regime in the back of a notebook taken from the BBC correspondent Jeremy Bowen. Khamis Gaddafi, or one of his close military aides, … Continue reading

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Libya NTC to offer fighters police jobs

TRIPOLI Sep 4 (Reuters) – Libya’s interim government moved to calm its anxious fighters and offer stability on Sunday, announcing plans to draft thousands of the men who ousted Muammar Gaddafi into the police and find other jobs for the … Continue reading

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September 4th Updates

New York: London: Tripoli: 20:33 Reuters Talks to end a standoff around the besieged Libyan town of Bani Walid broke down on Sunday, said a negotiator for fighters hunting Muammar Gaddafi. “As chief negotiator, I have nothing to offer right … Continue reading

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