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Why the War in Libya is Wrong

Dennis J. Kucinich | Posted 07.25.2011 | Politics
Dennis J. Kucinich

Fifty percent of all aircrafts used to attack Libya come from the U.S.. War from the air is still war. And whether the UN and NATO support our intervention is irrelevant -- the President still needs to follow our Constitution. And Congress must end this war.

French Official: Helicopters Being Sent To Libya

AP | RAF CASERT and DON MELVIN | Posted 07.23.2011 | World

BRUSSELS — France and Britain will deploy attack helicopters in Libya as soon as possible, the French defense minister said Monday – a mov...

NATO Reportedly Sinks 8 Libyan Warships

Posted 07.20.2011 | World

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – NATO aircraft sank eight warships belonging to Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi's forces in overnight attacks, the alliance sa...

The Lessons of Libya

Reese Schonfeld | Posted 07.18.2011 | World
Reese Schonfeld

We seem to be witnessing a major split between military leaders (Gen. Richards) and NATO political leaders. Gen. Richards wants "to tighten the vise." NATO seems to have no intention of tightening the vise, so the game goes on.

Gaddafi To NATO: 'You Cannot Kill Me'

Posted 07.13.2011 | World

TRIPOLI, May 13 (Reuters) - Libyan state television carried brief audio remarks it said were by leader Muammar Gaddafi on Friday in which he taunted ...

LIbyan Government Claims NATO Bombing Was Attempt On Gaddafi's Life

Posted 06.25.2011 | World

TRIPOLI (Reuters) - NATO forces flattened a building inside Muammar Gaddafi's Bab al-Aziziyah compound early on Monday, in what a press official f...

Libya Rebels Claim Vital Tunisian Border Post

AP | KARIN LAUB and MAGGIE MICHAEL | Posted 06.21.2011 | World

TRIPOLI, Libya — Rebels battled Moammar Gadhafi's troops Thursday for control of central Misrata, driving dozens of snipers from tall buildings ...

1,000 Evacuated By Boat As Rebel-Held City Pounded In Libya

Posted 06.18.2011 | World

BENGHAZI, Libya (Reuters) - A chartered ship evacuated nearly 1,000 foreign workers and wounded Libyans from Misrata on Monday as rebels said they ha...

NATO Ministers: No Gaddafi In Libya's Future

AP | GEIR MOULSON and MATTHEW LEE | Posted 06.14.2011 | World

BERLIN — NATO nations struggled Thursday to overcome deep differences over the military campaign in Libya, failing to find new ground-attack air...

U.S. Still Doing Airstrikes For NATO In Libya

AP | LOLITA C. BALDOR | Posted 06.13.2011 | World

WASHINGTON — Amid complaints from allies that the U.S. military should be doing more in the Libya operation, Pentagon officials disclosed Wednes...

NATO General: 'We're Doing A Great Job' In Libya

AP | DON MELVIN | Posted 06.12.2011 | World

BRUSSELS — A NATO general sharply rejected French criticism Tuesday of the operation in Libya, saying the North Atlantic military alliance is pe...

NATO 'Not Apologizing' For Libyan Rebel Deaths

AP | SLOBODAN LEKIC | Posted 06.08.2011 | World

BRUSSELS — NATO holds its fire as Moammar Gadhafi's forces advance 100 miles into rebel territory. It then blasts a rebel tank, saying it didn't...

Libyan Rebels Say NATO Hits Their Forces

AP | By SEBASTIAN ABBOT | Posted 06.07.2011 | World

AJDABIYA, Libya -- Rebel fighters claimed NATO airstrikes blasted their forces Thursday in another apparent mistake that sharply escalated anger about...

NATO Ships Patrol Libya's Coast As Gaddafi's Forces Roll Back

AP/The Huffington Post | RYAN LUCAS and MAGGIE MICHAEL | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BENGHAZI, Libya -- A coalition of western countries continued their Libyan air assault going into the sixth day of a joint military operation. Accordi...