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Stunning Photos From The War In Libya

Posted 12.22.2011 | World

With the fall of Sirte and the death of Muammar Gaddafi, months of brutal war in Libya appear to be drawing to a close. Libyan leaders are expected to...

Libya: Now the Hard Part Starts

Richard N. Haass | Posted 12.20.2011 | World
Richard N. Haass

For authoritarian leaders facing challenges from their streets, Libya will underscore the winner-take-all nature of Arab politics.

Libyan PM Says Gaddafi Is Reportedly Recruiting Fighters

AP | RAMI AL-SHAHEIBI | Posted 12.19.2011 | World

TRIPOLI, Libya — Libya's acting prime minister said Wednesday that ousted leader Moammar Gadhafi is believed to be recruiting fighters from othe...

Libya's Endless Struggle To Control Rumor

AP | KIM GAMEL | Posted 12.17.2011 | World

TRIPOLI, Libya – The celebratory gunfire was deafening as reports spread that Moammar Gadhafi's son Muatassim had been captured. The problem is,...

Revolutionary Forces Demolish Gaddafi Compound

AP | KIM GAMEL | Posted 12.16.2011 | World

TRIPOLI, Libya — Libyan revolutionary forces bulldozed the green walls surrounding Moammar Gadhafi's main Tripoli compound on Sunday, saying it ...

Total Liberation This Week? Libya Leader Hopes To Declare Victory

AP | By KIM GAMEL and RAMI AL-SHAHEIBI | Posted 12.12.2011 | World

TRIPOLI, Libya -- A Libyan spokesman said Wednesday that revolutionary forces have captured some fighters close to one of Moammar Gadhafi's sons in th...

Fighters Launch New Offensive Against Gaddafi Hometown

AP | CHRISTOPHER GILLETTE and HADEEL AL-SHALCHI | Posted 12.07.2011 | World

SIRTE, Libya -- Revolutionary fighters assaulted Moammar Gadhafi's hometown from all sides Friday in what they hope will be a final all-out offensive ...

PHOTOS: Intense Fighting In Gaddafi Hometown

AP | CHRISTOPHER GILLETTE | Posted 12.07.2011 | World

SIRTE, Libya -- Revolutionary fighters on Friday assaulted a convention center in the heart of Sirte that forces loyal to Moammar Gadhafi turned into ...

NATO Continues Bombing Campaign In Libya

AP | By SLOBODAN LEKIC | Posted 12.06.2011 | World

BRUSSELS -- NATO's bombing campaign in Libya, now in its seventh month, will continue despite the collapse of Moammar Gadhafi's regime, alliance offic...

Libya Names New Cabinet

AP | RAMI AL-SHAHEIBI and KIM GAMEL | Posted 12.03.2011 | World

BENGHAZI, Libya — Libya's transitional leaders named a new Cabinet Monday and vowed to step down after the country is secured, a move designed t...

Scars Of Gaddafi Regime Linger In Notorious Prison's Remains

latimes.com | Posted 12.02.2011 | World

Tripoli's Abu Salim, where 1,200 prisoners were slaughtered 15 years ago, is becoming a monument to Kadafi's ruthlessness and a memorial to the victim...

Gaddafi Son On Interpol's Most Wanted List

AP | ANGELA CHARLTON and RUKMINI CALLIMACHI | Posted 11.29.2011 | World

PARIS — Interpol placed another of ousted Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi's sons on the equivalent of its most-wanted list on Thursday, placing pr...

NATO: 200,000 Libyans Still Threatened By Gaddafi Loyalists

AP | RAMI AL-SHAHEIBI and BEN HUBBARD | Posted 11.27.2011 | World

SABHA, Libya — Libya's transitional government delivered 20 million dinars ($16 million) Tuesday to this remote southern city beset by fighters ...

Tired Of Chaos, Libyan Fighters Quit Key Front

AP | HADEEL AL-SHALCHI | Posted 11.24.2011 | World

WADI DINAR, Libya — Many revolutionary fighters are abandoning one of the main fronts in the battle to rout Moammar Gadhafi's loyalists, saying ...

Revolutionary Forces Push Into Gaddafi's Hometown

AP | BEN HUBBARD and HADEEL AL-SHALCHI | Posted 11.24.2011 | World

SIRTE, Libya — With NATO jets roaring overhead, revolutionary forces fought their way into Moammar Gadhafi's hometown Saturday in the first sign...

Human Rights Watch: Halt Exhumations of Mass Graves In Libya

Posted 11.23.2011 | World

HUMAN RIGHTS WATCH (Tripoli) – Libya’s ruling National Transitional Council (NTC) should place an immediate moratorium on the exhumation of mass g...

Libyan Revolutionaries Plan New Assault On Bani Walid

AP | HADEEL AL-SHALCHI | Posted 11.23.2011 | World

By HADEEL AL-SHALCHI, Associated Press TRIPOLI, Libya -- Moammar Gadhafi's firebrand daughter said in an audio recording broadcast Friday that her ...

First Libyan Casualty To Be Treated By NHS Arrives In Britain

PA | Posted 11.23.2011 | Home

The first of 50 Libyan conflict victims who will be treated by the NHS has arrived in Britain. Abdul Malek El Hamdi, 15, went into su...

NATO Commander: Many Gaddafi Forces Surrounded With No Way Out

AP | KIM GAMEL | Posted 11.22.2011 | World

TRIPOLI, Libya — The U.S. ambassador to Libya expressed confidence in the country's new rulers Thursday as the American Embassy reopened in the ...

NATO Mission In Libya Will Continue 90 More Days

AP | DON MELVIN | Posted 11.21.2011 | World

BRUSSELS — NATO's decision-making body granted approval Wednesday for the military alliance to continue its mission over Libya for another 90 da...

Anticipating New Revolutionary Push, Residents Flee Gaddafi's Hometown

AP | RYAN LUCAS | Posted 11.20.2011 | World

SIRTE, Libya — Families in pickup trucks stacked with mattresses and jugs of water fled Moammar Gadhafi's hometown of Sirte Tuesday ahead of an ...

Gaddafi Calls Revolutionary Takeover A Charade

AP | RYAN LUCAS | Posted 11.20.2011 | World

By RYAN LUCAS, Associated Press SIRTE, Libya -- Families in pickup trucks stacked with mattresses and jugs of water fled Moammar Gadhafi's hometown...

Libyan Fighters Block Pro-Gaddafi Loyalists' Attack, Push Toward Bani Walid

AP | HADEEL AL-SHALCHI | Posted 11.18.2011 | World

WADI DINAR, Libya — The rockets and mortars rained down on the position where the revolutionaries had retreated on the outskirts of the mountain...

Libyan Children Start School Year Without Gaddafi

AP | KIM GAMEL | Posted 11.17.2011 | World

TRIPOLI, Libya — Boys and girls chanted slogans against Moammar Gadhafi and teachers hanged an effigy of the fugitive leader Saturday as many Li...

Gaddafi Heartland Digs In

AP | RAMI AL-SHAHEIBI | Posted 11.14.2011 | World

WADI AL-HAMMAR, Libya — The revolution's quest to unite Libya under its control has a formidable challenge standing in the way: A swath of terri...