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#NATO

# nato - Saturday 30 April, 2011

Gaddafi offers truce and negotiations in Libya but no sign of stepping down
# Libya
# Libya

Gaddafi offers truce and negotiations in Libya but no sign of stepping down

Apr 30th 2011, 9:27 AM 241 Views 0 Comments

Appearing on state television, the Libyan leader was more conciliatory than usual but NATO’s airstrikes continued in the capital of Tripoli as pro-Gaddafi forces continued to shell the besieged city of Misrata.

# nato - Wednesday 27 April, 2011

NATO F-16 bomber crash-lands after Libyan mission
# Libya
# Libya

NATO F-16 bomber crash-lands after Libyan mission

Apr 27th 2011, 2:56 PM 751 Views 0 Comments

A fighter-bomber crash-lands at the Sicilian air base of Sigonella, 360 miles north of the Libyan capital Tripoli.

Afghan pilot kills NATO soldiers in gun attack
# Afghanistan
# Afghanistan

Afghan pilot kills NATO soldiers in gun attack

Apr 27th 2011, 1:45 PM 510 Views 0 Comments

Afghan officer who had been a military pilot for 20 years turned on his coalition colleagues after an argument.

UN team arrives in Libya to investigate human rights abuse claims
# Libya
# Libya

UN team arrives in Libya to investigate human rights abuse claims

Apr 27th 2011, 11:36 AM 257 Views 0 Comments

Three investigators say they will examine all claims of abuses, including those made against NATO forces.

# nato - Monday 25 April, 2011

Buildings 'badly damaged' in aerial strike on Gaddafi compound
# Libya
# Libya

Buildings 'badly damaged' in aerial strike on Gaddafi compound

Apr 25th 2011, 12:24 PM 207 Views 0 Comments

The library and offices of Muammar Gaddafi are destroyed by NATO assaults, but Gaddafi’s whereabouts are unknown.

# nato - Saturday 23 April, 2011

Tribes vow to fight on as government forces withdraw from Misrata
# Libya
# Libya

Tribes vow to fight on as government forces withdraw from Misrata

Apr 23rd 2011, 11:28 AM 218 Views 0 Comments

Tribes loyal to Muammar Gaddafi say they will trying to oust rebels from the city, as official forces pull back.

# nato - Friday 22 April, 2011

Libyan battle 'heading toward a stalemate'
# Libya
# Libya

Libyan battle 'heading toward a stalemate'

Apr 22nd 2011, 5:29 PM 273 Views 0 Comments

The US’ most senior army official made the comments even as he said that 30-40 per cent of pro-Gaddafi ground forces in Libya had been destroyed.

Armed unmanned drones deployed in Libya
# Libya
# Libya

Armed unmanned drones deployed in Libya

Apr 22nd 2011, 8:53 AM 681 Views 2 Comments

Obama approves missile strikes on military targets using unmanned aircraft, as rebel forces seize a Tunisian border post.

# nato - Wednesday 20 April, 2011

France and Italy to send military officials to advise Libyan rebels
# Libya
# Libya

France and Italy to send military officials to advise Libyan rebels

Apr 20th 2011, 4:20 PM 395 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, UN official warns Libyan authorities that their military actions will come under “intense scrutiny”

# nato - Tuesday 19 April, 2011

British military advisers heading to Libya
Live Apr 19th 2011, 9:28 PM

British military advisers heading to Libya

# nato - Monday 18 April, 2011

Ground invasion by the West in Libya ruled out once again
Live Apr 18th 2011, 10:50 AM

Ground invasion by the West in Libya ruled out once again

# nato - Sunday 17 April, 2011

Government forces continue to pound Libyan city as US seeks refuge for Gaddafi
Live Apr 17th 2011, 10:24 AM

Government forces continue to pound Libyan city as US seeks refuge for Gaddafi

# nato - Saturday 16 April, 2011

Gaddafi 'using cluster bombs on his own people' in Libya
Live Apr 16th 2011, 10:07 AM

Gaddafi 'using cluster bombs on his own people' in Libya

# nato - Thursday 14 April, 2011

The Daily Fix: Thursday
Live Apr 14th 2011, 8:06 PM

The Daily Fix: Thursday

Libya Allied forces to increase military operations in Libya
Live Apr 14th 2011, 7:58 AM

Libya Allied forces to increase military operations in Libya

# nato - Monday 11 April, 2011

Libyan rebels reject ceasefire proposals
Live Apr 11th 2011, 9:30 PM

Libyan rebels reject ceasefire proposals

Gaddafi 'accepts African Union peace plan' for Libya
Live Apr 11th 2011, 7:13 AM

Gaddafi 'accepts African Union peace plan' for Libya

# nato - Friday 8 April, 2011

NATO: We didn't know Libya rebels used tanks
# Libya
# Libya

NATO: We didn't know Libya rebels used tanks

Apr 8th 2011, 3:58 PM 482 Views 0 Comments

NATO says it launched air strikes against the anti-Gaddafi rebels because it didn’t realise they were the ones in tanks.

# nato - Thursday 7 April, 2011

NATO air strikes kill Libyan rebels according to reports
# Libya
# Libya

NATO air strikes kill Libyan rebels according to reports

Apr 7th 2011, 12:04 PM 306 Views 0 Comments

NATO have not immediately confirmed the reports which say that 13 rebels have been killed.

# nato - Tuesday 5 April, 2011

Two US soldiers shot dead as protesters rage against Quran burning
# Quran Burning
# Quran Burning

Two US soldiers shot dead as protesters rage against Quran burning

Apr 5th 2011, 11:37 AM 1,711 Views 0 Comments

Protesters in Afghanistan are still angered by the burning of the Islamic holy book at a church in Florida last month.

# nato - Wednesday 30 March, 2011

Libyan foreign minister defects and flees to UK
# Libya
# Libya

Libyan foreign minister defects and flees to UK

Mar 30th 2011, 10:12 PM 1,044 Views 0 Comments

Moussa Koussa seeks refuge in Britain after quitting the Libyan government, as NATO rules out arming Libya’s rebels.

Gaddafi forces continue to push rebels eastwards
# Libya
# Libya

Gaddafi forces continue to push rebels eastwards

Mar 30th 2011, 11:00 AM 238 Views 0 Comments

International leaders’ conference yesterday agreed it was time for Gaddafi to resign – but not on how to push him out.

# nato - Tuesday 29 March, 2011

Rebel advance on Gaddafi's hometown checked by pro-government forces
# Libya
# Libya

Rebel advance on Gaddafi's hometown checked by pro-government forces

Mar 29th 2011, 12:35 PM 298 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, women protest over detention of women who claims she was raped and beaten by Gaddafi’s security forces.

World leaders meet as Obama defends US action in Libya
# Libya
# Libya

World leaders meet as Obama defends US action in Libya

Mar 29th 2011, 8:44 AM 375 Views 0 Comments

US President didn’t specifically mention the rebels when presenting his views on the “tyrant” Gaddafi and US military involvement in Libya.

# nato - Monday 28 March, 2011

Suicide bombers kill 20 civilians in Afghanistan
# Afghanistan
# Afghanistan

Suicide bombers kill 20 civilians in Afghanistan

Mar 28th 2011, 9:13 AM 289 Views 0 Comments

A truck was loaded with explosives in eastern Afghanistan and then detonated in the grounds of a construction company, killing 20 civilians and wounding about 50 others.

# nato - Sunday 27 March, 2011

Video: Gaddafi loyalists attack woman - and journalists - in Tripoli hotel
# Libya
# Libya

Video: Gaddafi loyalists attack woman - and journalists - in Tripoli hotel

Mar 27th 2011, 11:46 AM 1,948 Views 2 Comments

Loyalists to the Libyan leader try to stop a woman from complaining of a sexual assault – and then attack western media.

Libyan rebels win back control over western oil town
# Libya
# Libya

Libyan rebels win back control over western oil town

Mar 27th 2011, 11:32 AM 411 Views 0 Comments

Anti-Gaddafi forces recoup control of Ajdabiya – as well as capturing the coastal town of Brega, apparently without a fight.

# nato - Saturday 26 March, 2011

Libyan rebels regain control of key eastern city Ajdabiya
# Libya
# Libya

Libyan rebels regain control of key eastern city Ajdabiya

Mar 26th 2011, 9:57 AM 228 Views 0 Comments

Video: President Obama says coalition action is protecting civilians in Libya from Gaddafi’s forces.

# nato - Friday 25 March, 2011

The Daily Fix: Friday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Friday

Mar 25th 2011, 8:04 PM 1,666 Views 0 Comments

In today’s Fix: an appeal to consumers to stop buying medicines online; Japanese officials say a large radiation leak may have occurred at the Fukushima plant; and we show some of the best results of our caption competition.

Video: Obama arrives home early... and can't get into White House
# Oops
# Oops

Video: Obama arrives home early... and can't get into White House

Mar 25th 2011, 9:18 AM 1,507 Views 0 Comments

Us president accidentally locked out of the Oval Office after trip to Latin America.

NATO takes over enforcement of Libyan no-fly zone
# Libya
# Libya

NATO takes over enforcement of Libyan no-fly zone

Mar 25th 2011, 8:07 AM 339 Views 0 Comments

This does not mean that the US can make a quick exit from the military operation, experts say.

# nato - Thursday 24 March, 2011

NATO to meet over support for Libyan no-fly zone
# Libya
# Libya

NATO to meet over support for Libyan no-fly zone

Mar 24th 2011, 9:51 AM 277 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, a fifth night of coalition airstrikes hasn’t deterred pro-Gaddafi forces from shelling rebel-held areas.

# nato - Tuesday 22 March, 2011

Afghanistan security forces to begin taking direct security control
# Afghanistan
# Afghanistan

Afghanistan security forces to begin taking direct security control

Mar 22nd 2011, 10:35 AM 132 Views 0 Comments

President Hamid Karzai announces plans to begin taking direct control from international forces, ahead of a total evacuation.

# nato - Thursday 10 March, 2011

Afghan president's cousin mistakenly killed by NATO - reports
# Afghanistan
# Afghanistan

Afghan president's cousin mistakenly killed by NATO - reports

Mar 10th 2011, 4:27 PM 352 Views 0 Comments

President Karzai’s brother said their cousin was shot dead by NATO troops during a raid yesterday. The UN says that some 2,777 civilians were killed in Afghan violence last year.

# nato - Tuesday 8 March, 2011

The 'no-fly zone' explained
# No-Fly Zone
# No-Fly Zone

The 'no-fly zone' explained

Mar 8th 2011, 11:22 AM 1,069 Views 0 Comments

The growing calls for a no-fly zone to be placed over Libya have prompted questions as to what exactly is it and how would it work. TheJournal.ie explains.

Efforts stepped up to impose no-fly zone as UN says one million people need aid in Libya
# Libya
# Libya

Efforts stepped up to impose no-fly zone as UN says one million people need aid in Libya

Mar 8th 2011, 8:14 AM 280 Views 0 Comments

The UK and France are stepping up efforts to impose a no-fly zone over Libya as the US does not rule out military intervention in Libya.

# nato - Wednesday 2 March, 2011

NATO commander apologises for fatal attack on Afghan children
# Afghanistan
# Afghanistan

NATO commander apologises for fatal attack on Afghan children

Mar 2nd 2011, 9:30 PM 510 Views 0 Comments

Nine children, aged between 7 and 12, were killed accidentally by NATO forces in Afghanistan as they gathered firewood yesterday.

# nato - Monday 29 November, 2010

Six NATO troops killed by gunman
# Afghanistan
# Afghanistan

Six NATO troops killed by gunman

Nov 29th 2010, 8:44 PM 565 Views 0 Comments

Taliban claim American soldiers were killed by a man who joined the border guards specifically to target foreign soldiers.

# nato - Friday 26 November, 2010

MI6 to blame for Taliban impostor, say Afghan officials
# Afghanistan
# Afghanistan

MI6 to blame for Taliban impostor, say Afghan officials

Nov 26th 2010, 4:12 PM 163 Views 0 Comments

British intelligence officials taking the flak for introducing Taliban impostor to the Afghan government – and paying him $100,000.