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North Korea Targets U.S. And South Korea, Not 'International Community,' With Nukes

Doug Bandow | Posted 10.11.2016 | World
Doug Bandow

North Korea's Kim Jong-un continues his confrontational course. After conducting his nation's fifth nuclear test, Defense Secretary Ashton Carter declared it to be a "direct challenge to the entire international community."

PHOTOS: Beautiful Images Of Post-Gaddafi Libya

Eline Gordts | Posted 01.27.2013 | World

When we got our independence in 1951, it was something we got almost for free. This time the young people paid for it in blood. I didn’t bother with...

Gaddafi Calls On Libyans To Hit The Streets

Posted 12.06.2011 | World

By KIM GAMEL AND HADEEL AL-SHALCHI -- The Associated Press LIBYA -- Moammar Gadhafi called on Libyans to take to the streets and wage a campaign...

Amnesty: Libyan Rebels May Be Guilty Of War Crimes

Posted 11.13.2011 | World

By Don Melvin -- The Associated Press BRUSSELS (AP) -- Rebels fighting to topple Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi committed unlawful killings and tort...

Gaddafi Calls On Followers To Fight In New Audio Message

Posted 11.10.2011 | World

WADI DINAR, Libya (AP) -- In a new audio message from hiding, Moammar Gaddafi calls on his followers to rise up and fight, saying "this is the zero ho...

International Criminal Court Asked Interpol To Help Track Gaddafi

Posted 11.08.2011 | Home

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The International Criminal Court prosecutor is seeking Interpol's help in arresting fugitive Libyan dictator Muammar G...

Libya, The Colonel's Yoke Lifted

Middle East Research And Information Project (MERIP) | Nicolas Pelham | Posted 11.07.2011 | World

Half an hour's drive east of Tripoli, a solitary interim government soldier peers through binoculars, scouring Col. Muammar Qaddafi's hunting ranch --...

"Victory" in Libya: No Model for U.S. Foreign Policy

Doug Bandow | Posted 10.31.2011 | World
Doug Bandow

It took the greatest military alliance in history five months to push the Libyan rebels across the finish line. Nevertheless, Western politicians are claiming victory.

Libyan Rebels Decline Gaddafi Offer To Talk

AP/The Huffington Post | KARIN LAUB and BEN HUBBARD | Posted 10.28.2011 | World

By KARIN LAUB and BEN HUBBARD, The Associated Press TRIPOLI, Libya -- Libyan rebels on Sunday rejected an offer by Moammar Gadhafi to negotiate and...

Venezuelan President Condemns NATO Bombings In Libya

Posted 10.22.2011 | World

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez on Sunday condemned NATO's bombings in Libya, saying the aim is to seize control of the c...

Feelings Fitness: An Aerobic Antidote to Fiscal Fighting

Carol Smaldino | Posted 06.11.2011 | Politics
Carol Smaldino

Never underestimate fear of change, particularly when what is required is a deep shift in attitude. Most of us are so conditioned to deploy both langu...

Saki Knafo

Why Muammar Gaddafi's Hometown Matters In The Fight For Libya | Saki Knafo | Posted 05.31.2011 | World

Earlier this week, rebel forces in Libya fought their way to the outskirts of Sirte, a seafront city about the size of Tallahassee. The day before, pu...

Gaddafi's Wager on International Confusion and Hesitation

Raghida Dergham | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Raghida Dergham

There's an unwillingness, especially on the part of Americans and Europeans, to enter as party to the Libyan war. Such retreat should not signify an open mandate for the Libyan regime to strike violently against the people.

Libya: Either No-Fly Zone or "Somaliazation"

Raghida Dergham | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Raghida Dergham

The U.S. must not back away from the commitments that come along with its super power status -- if the world is helping, the U.S. cannot be exempted or excused.

Lockerbie Outrage Continues: Just follow the Stench of Oil

Rabbi Abraham Cooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Rabbi Abraham Cooper

Another media report from Scotland raises the question as to whether doctors who promoted release of the mass murderer may have been paid by the Libyans.

Africa Union Summit Ends With No Agreement Toward Unity Plan

Daily Nation | HENRY OWUOR | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The African Union met until the wee hours today but failed to agree on the creation of a new body to move the continent towards a single government. ...