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Libya Ceasefire

Ramadan Ceasefire In Libya?

AP | By SLOBODAN LEKIC | Posted 09.11.2011 | Religion

BRUSSELS -- NATO suggested Tuesday that it would be willing to stop bombing Libya during Ramadan, if Moammar Gadhafi's forces also honored a cease-fir...

Gaddafi: I Won't Leave Libya

Posted 07.31.2011 | World

TRIPOLI (Reuters) – Muammar Gaddafi is emphatic he will not leave Libya, South African President Jacob Zuma said on Tuesday after talks with the...

Gaddafi Government Makes Ceasefire Offer In Libya

Posted 07.26.2011 | World

TRIPOLI (Reuters) - The government of Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi has contacted foreign states offering an immediate ceasefire, but there was sk...

NATO Rejects Gaddafi Ceasefire Offer, Continues Bombing Tripoli

Reuters | Lin Noueihed | Posted 06.29.2011 | World

By Lin Noueihed TRIPOLI (Reuters) – Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi said on Saturday he was ready for a ceasefire and negotiations provided NAT...

Obama Administration Policy of Regime Change Has Become an Obstacle to Peace in Libya

Rep. Dennis Kucinich | Posted 06.12.2011 | Politics
Rep. Dennis Kucinich

If regime change is the price of peace there will be no peace in Libya, and consequently, millions will be caught up in an intensifying civil war -- if we diverted one humanitarian crisis, we are about to start another.

Libya Rebels Protest Against Ceasefire Negotiations

AP | BEN HUBBARD | Posted 06.11.2011 | World

BENGHAZI, Libya — Libyan rebels, backed forcefully by European leaders, rejected a cease-fire proposal by African mediators on Monday because it...

Libyan Government Rejects Rebels' Cease-Fire Conditions

Posted 06.01.2011 | World

TRIPOLI, April 1 (Reuters) - The Libyan government rejected ceasefire conditions set out by rebel leaders on Friday, saying government troops would n...

Libyan Opposition Sets Cease-Fire Conditions

AP | BEN HUBBARD and RYAN LUCAS | Posted 06.01.2011 | World

BENGHAZI, Libya — Libya's rebels will agree to a cease-fire if Moammar Gadhafi pulls his military forces out of cities and allows peaceful prote...

Dennis Kucinich: Libya Air Strikes Could Be 'Impeachable Offense'

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Congressman Dennis Kucinich (D-Ohio) has panned President Obama's decision to participate in Saturday's missile attack on Libya, going so far as to qu...

Libya Ceasefire, Yen Stabilization Help Stock Market Rally On Friday

Reuters | Al Yoon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Global stocks rose on Friday as traders took on riskier investments following a Libya ceasefire that reduced tension in the reg...

Cat and Mouse in the Libyan Desert

Amb. Marc Ginsberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Amb. Marc Ginsberg

It didn't take long for Gaddafi to shrewdly declare a so-called unilateral ceasefire. He is no pushover when it comes to outfoxing his opponents, and whether France, Britain and the U.S. will fall for his gambit depends on various factors.