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#Libya

# libya - Saturday 10 September, 2011

# libya - Friday 9 September, 2011

Libyans find mass grave, bodies of slain detainees
# Libya
# Libya

Libyans find mass grave, bodies of slain detainees

Sep 9th 2011, 10:15 PM 581 Views 9 Comments

Residents of a mountain village in western Libya have dug up the remains of 35 bound and blindfolded men who they say were shot at close range by Muammar Gaddafi’s military.

# libya - Thursday 8 September, 2011

Gaddafi denies leaving Libya in latest TV message
# Where Is Gaddafi?
# Where Is Gaddafi?

Gaddafi denies leaving Libya in latest TV message

Sep 8th 2011, 7:54 AM 230 Views 2 Comments

The ousted Libyan leader says the rebels who pushed him out are a “bunch of mercenaries, thugs and traitors”.

# libya - Tuesday 6 September, 2011

Libyan troop convoy reaches Niger and heads for capital but is Gaddafi with them?
# Libya
# Libya

Libyan troop convoy reaches Niger and heads for capital but is Gaddafi with them?

Sep 6th 2011, 11:42 AM 236 Views 0 Comments

Gaddafi remains popular amongst some African tribes for his previous financial backing of them.

# libya - Monday 5 September, 2011

Chinese companies deny breaking arms embargo in Libya
# China
# China

Chinese companies deny breaking arms embargo in Libya

Sep 5th 2011, 10:00 PM 216 Views 1 Comment

China has confirmed that representatives of Muammar Gaddafi visited the country seeking to buy arms in July, but says no weaponry was shipped – an assertion that the Libyan opposition has challenged.

British intelligence inquiry to study Gaddafi links
# Libya
# Libya

British intelligence inquiry to study Gaddafi links

Sep 5th 2011, 7:24 PM 145 Views 4 Comments

Documents found after rebels took Tripoli have shown cooperation between British and US intelligence operatives and Gaddafi’s regime.

# libya - Sunday 4 September, 2011

The Daily Fix: Sunday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Sunday

Sep 4th 2011, 7:32 PM 1,382 Views 0 Comments

In tonight’s Fix: What Diarmuid Martin wants the Taoiseach to explain; Celia Larkin’s earfuls for Bertie; why McDonald’s is ‘Lovin’ It’ in Ballymun; and what did the Rubberbandits get upto at Electric Picnic?

Libya: Talks fail over surrender of pro-Gaddafi forces in Bani Walid stronghold
# Libya
# Libya

Libya: Talks fail over surrender of pro-Gaddafi forces in Bani Walid stronghold

Sep 4th 2011, 7:00 PM 263 Views 1 Comment

Opposition fighters stationed outside the town are waiting for the green light to launch a final assault on one of the last Gaddafi strongholds.

# libya - Saturday 3 September, 2011

The Daily Fix: Saturday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Sep 3rd 2011, 7:23 PM 1,842 Views 12 Comments

In tonight’s Fix: The fall out from the Vatican’s response to the Cloyne report; why there could be good news for mortgage holders; and what’s happening down at the Electric Picnic?

Documents reveal Gaddafi regime's ties to CIA
# Rendition
# Rendition

Documents reveal Gaddafi regime's ties to CIA

Sep 3rd 2011, 6:06 PM 918 Views 8 Comments

The US’s Central Intelligence Agency worked closely with the Gaddafi regime in the rendition of terror suspects, documents show.

That was quick: Republic of Libya unveils new football kit
# Freedom!
From The42
# Freedom!

That was quick: Republic of Libya unveils new football kit

Sep 3rd 2011, 1:14 PM 2,950 Views 15 Comments

The collapse of the Gaddafi regime can only mean one thing: a brand-spanking new kit for the Libyan national football team.

Libya's interim authority pledges move to Tripoli next week
# Libya
# Libya

Libya's interim authority pledges move to Tripoli next week

Sep 3rd 2011, 12:23 PM 162 Views 2 Comments

Pro-Gaddafi forces continue to hold out in three areas of the country as the interim National Transitional Council promises democracy within 20 months.

# libya - Friday 2 September, 2011

Gaddafi: "I won't surrender"
# Libya
# Libya

Gaddafi: "I won't surrender"

Sep 2nd 2011, 7:25 AM 269 Views 12 Comments

The Libyan leader said that he and his forces are “not like women” and will keep on fighting.

# libya - Thursday 1 September, 2011

The Daily Fix: Thursday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Thursday

Sep 1st 2011, 7:36 PM 1,183 Views 4 Comments

Catch up on the day’s biggest stories, as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed…

Libyan rebels round up black Africans
# Libya
# Libya

Libyan rebels round up black Africans

Sep 1st 2011, 7:13 PM 701 Views 14 Comments

The African Union and Amnesty International have protested the treatment of black Africans inside Libya – following thousands bring rounded up and put in makeshift prisons on suspicion of being mercenaries.

11-year-old killed by celebratory gunfire in Tripoli
# Rebels
# Rebels

11-year-old killed by celebratory gunfire in Tripoli

Sep 1st 2011, 12:42 PM 787 Views 9 Comments

Dozens of people have been injured as rebel fighters shoot their guns into the air in Tripoli…

Leaders meet to discuss Libya's next step as Gaddafi brothers differ over conflict
# Libya
# Libya

Leaders meet to discuss Libya's next step as Gaddafi brothers differ over conflict

Sep 1st 2011, 7:59 AM 165 Views 0 Comments

Saif al-Islam and Saadi Gaddafi has words of defiance and acceptance last night as world leaders will focus on the future of Libya in Paris today.

# libya - Wednesday 31 August, 2011

The Daily Fix: Wednesday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

Aug 31st 2011, 7:40 PM 1,401 Views 0 Comments

Catch up on the day’s biggest news stories, as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed.

Over €1 billion being flown to Libya in cash after UN release assets
# Libya
# Libya

Over €1 billion being flown to Libya in cash after UN release assets

Aug 31st 2011, 6:23 PM 194 Views 1 Comment

The UN Security Council’s Sanctions Committee had frozen Libyan assets after civil war broke out in mid-February 2011.

Rebels 'closing in' on Gaddafi
# Libya
# Libya

Rebels 'closing in' on Gaddafi

Aug 31st 2011, 8:58 AM 152 Views 0 Comments

The rebels have given pro-Gaddafi forces a deadline of Saturday to complete negotiations and surrender.

# libya - Tuesday 30 August, 2011

Libyan man suspected in British policewoman's killing found dead
# Murder Investigation
# Murder Investigation

Libyan man suspected in British policewoman's killing found dead

Aug 30th 2011, 9:20 PM 457 Views 3 Comments

Unarmed policewoman Yvonne Fletcher was fatally injured during a protest outside the Libyan embassy in London in 1984.

The Daily Fix: Tuesday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Tuesday

Aug 30th 2011, 7:47 PM 1,968 Views 0 Comments

A round-up of the day’s big stories, as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed.

New granddaughter for Gaddafi after family flees to Algeria
# Libya
# Libya

New granddaughter for Gaddafi after family flees to Algeria

Aug 30th 2011, 4:03 PM 1,994 Views 2 Comments

Former UN Goodwill Ambassador Aisha Gaddafi, who was part of Saddam Hussein’s legal defence team in 2003, gave birth to a baby girl in Algeria today.

Libya demands return of Gaddafi family - and issues deadline for surrender
# Libya
# Libya

Libya demands return of Gaddafi family - and issues deadline for surrender

Aug 30th 2011, 1:57 PM 408 Views 5 Comments

Rebel leaders want Gaddafi’s wife and three children to be returned by Algeria, where they fled yesterday.

Gaddafi family flees Libya for Algeria
# Libya
# Libya

Gaddafi family flees Libya for Algeria

Aug 30th 2011, 7:31 AM 422 Views 1 Comment

His wife and three of his children have arrived in Algeria amid calls for them to be brought back to Libya to be tried before Libyan courts.

# libya - Monday 29 August, 2011

Gaddafi's family flees to Algeria
# Libya
# Libya

Gaddafi's family flees to Algeria

Aug 29th 2011, 8:28 PM 753 Views 3 Comments

The Algerian government says that Gaddafi’s wife, daughter, sons and grandchildren crossed over the border today.

Libyan rebels can't find 'up to 50,000' political prisoners
# Libya
# Libya

Libyan rebels can't find 'up to 50,000' political prisoners

Aug 29th 2011, 8:30 AM 317 Views 0 Comments

The incoming administration says it can’t account for tens of thousands of people arrested for anti-Gaddafi protests.

Watch: Lockerbie bomber found 'in a coma' in Tripoli
# Lockerbie
# Lockerbie

Watch: Lockerbie bomber found 'in a coma' in Tripoli

Aug 29th 2011, 7:26 AM 500 Views 1 Comment

CNN tracked down Abdel Baset Ali al-Megrah to his home in Tripoli where he appeared to be close to death.

# libya - Sunday 28 August, 2011

Gaddafi offers to negotiate with rebels as shortages cripple Tripoli
# Libya
# Libya

Gaddafi offers to negotiate with rebels as shortages cripple Tripoli

Aug 28th 2011, 10:29 AM 191 Views 1 Comment

Gaddafi’s spokesperson has said that the leader, whose whereabouts is unknown, is willing to enter power transfer talks.

# libya - Saturday 27 August, 2011

Concern for conditions in Tripoli as horror of hospital in Abu Salim revealed
# Libya
# Libya

Concern for conditions in Tripoli as horror of hospital in Abu Salim revealed

Aug 27th 2011, 11:39 AM 260 Views 3 Comments

Conditions inside some parts of Tripoli are described as dreadful as concern grows for the humanitarian needs of people in the Libyan capital.