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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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The people of Sirte mount fierce fightback

Moamer Kadhafi loyalists mounted a fierce counter-attack in the city of Sirte on Saturday, forcing back new regime fighters under a barrage of rockets and shelling, an AFP reporter said. Fighters of the National Transitional Council (NTC) fled helter-skelter two … Continue reading

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Heavy fighting in Tripoli as green flag raised

TRIPOLI (Reuters) – A gunbattle broke out in the Libyan capital Tripoli on Friday between 20 to 50 armed supporters of deposed leader Muammar Gaddafi and forces of the National Transitional Council (NTC), a Reuters witness and residents said. NTC … Continue reading

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The people of Sirte once again force the ‘rebels’ to retreat

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NATO/Rebels trying to ‘pummel pro-gaddafi fighters into submission’

No talk of the ‘Responsiblity to Protect (R2P)’ the people of Sirte…

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Fierce clashes in Sirte

http://www.reuters.com/video/2011/10/11/fierce-clashes-in-sirte-20-dead?rpc=401&videoId=222413320&feedType=VideoRSS&feedName=TopNews&rpc=401&videoChannel=1 ………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….. Relentless bombardment of populated areas of Sirte by ‘rebels’

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Bani Walid resistance continues to defeat NATO’s ‘rebels’

Seventeen fighters of Libya’s new regime were killed and 50 wounded in clashes with Muammar Qaddafi loyalists in the desert town of Bani Walid, a military official in Tripoli said on Monday. “We lost 17 fighters in fierce clashes on … Continue reading

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Fierce fighting in Sirte continues

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NATO/Rebel attack on the people of Sirte once again repelled

Snipers loyal to Muammar Gaddafi held back government forces trying to capture his hometown on Thursday and the deposed leader warned the heads of the developing world who have recognised Libya’s new rulers that they would face a similar fate … Continue reading

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NATO and their rebel allies launch ‘final assault’ on Sirte – 05/10/2011

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