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Libyans linked to Gaddafi can’t run in election: draft

Surprise Surprise !!!!! 2/01/2012 (Reuters) – Libyans with ties to ousted leader Muammar Gaddafi will be banned from running in elections under a bill drafted by the country’s new rulers. Academics who wrote about Gaddafi’s “Green Book,” containing his musings … Continue reading

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Leaked UN report reveals torture, lynchings and abuse in post-Gaddafi Libya

Kim Sengupta, Solomon Hughes Wednesday 23 November 2011 Thousands of people, including women and children, are being illegally detained by rebel militias in Libya, according to a report by the Secretary-General of the United Nations. Many of the prisoners are … Continue reading

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“They call this ‘liberation’? To me this is nothing but a blatant occupation”.

Libya’s “Other” Victims By Karlos Zurutuza Khaled Abdullah next to the hole in the wall of his home in Bani Walid, the last stronghold of the Gaddafi loyalists Credit:Karlos Zurutuza/IPS BANI WALID, Libya, Oct 31, 2011 (IPS) – Suleyman and … Continue reading

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Revulsion, Resistance and Angry words from Libyan Students

By Franklin Lamb Thanks to Ahmad who was waiting for me we re-united quickly. Some excerpts and impressions from yesterday’s all night gathering with Ahmad, Amal, Hind, Suha, Mohammad and Rana: “I know Sanad al-Ureibi”, Ahmad said disgustedly about the … Continue reading

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‘Rebels’ execute 53 Libyans: HRW ask the NTC to investigate their own heinous crimes

Fifty-three people, apparent Gaddafi supporters, seem to have been executed at a hotel in Sirte last week, Human Rights Watch said today. The hotel is in an area of the city that was under the control of anti-Gaddafi fighters from … Continue reading

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Battle for Sirte ‘far from over’

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Bloody Friday in Sirte as ‘Rebels’ take heavy casualties

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