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Gaddafi Gets Love From Serb Nationalists On Facebook

AP | By JOVANA GEC | Posted 06.05.2011 | World

BELGRADE, Serbia -- Five years after their leader Slobodan Milosevic died while on trial for genocide, some Serb nationalists have found a new idol: C...

Gaddafi's Nurse Speaks Out Against Mistress Rumors

Posted 06.05.2011 | World

One of Muammar Gaddafi's Ukrainian nurses is speaking out in support of her former employer, slamming long-standing rumors that the man they call "Pap...

Fiasco in Libya: Fools at War

Doug Bandow | Posted 06.05.2011 | World
Doug Bandow

War should be a last resort. In Libya, President Obama has made it his first choice.

Wounded Libyans Describe Misurata 'Hell'

Posted 06.04.2011 | World

SFAX, Tunisia/ BREGA, Libya (Reuters) - Gaddafi forces using tanks and snipers are carrying out a "massacre" in Misrata with corpses on the street...

Al Qaeda Reportedly Acquiring Weapons In Libya

Posted 06.04.2011 | World

ALGIERS (Reuters) - Al Qaeda is exploiting the conflict in Libya to acquire weapons, including surface-to-air missiles, and smuggle them to a stro...

Gaddafi, Mubarak Get Animated In Jordan Parodies

Posted 06.01.2011 | World

Uprisings are raging across the Middle East, and some viewers are taking the chance to laugh at once feared political figures. A Jordan-based ente...

What You Need To Know About Moussa Koussa

Posted 05.31.2011 | World

Rebels are hailing Moussa Koussa's apparent defection to London as a sign that Muammar Gaddafi's regime is finally cracking under pressure. Libya'...

Al Qaeda Welcomes Arab Revolts, Says Cleric

AP | By MAAMOUN YOUSSEF | Posted 05.31.2011 | World

CAIRO -- A U.S.-born radical Yemeni cleric claims in a new article that violent Islamist groups will be able to take advantage of the Arab world's wav...

About 1,000 Believed Killed In Libyan Violence

Posted 05.31.2011 | World

LONDON (Reuters) - About 1,000 people are believed to have been killed in clashes between supporters and opponents of Libyan leader Muammar Gaddaf...

Alleged Rape Victim's Mom Wants To 'Strangle' Libyan Leader

Posted 05.31.2011 | World

The mother of the Libyan woman who claims she was gang raped by Moammar Gaddafi's troops spoke out about the alleged attack on her daughter. "I'm ...

Libyan War: New International 'Contact Group' Off to a Rugged Start

William Bradley | Posted 05.30.2011 | World
William Bradley

Will Obama and the others be willing to leave Gaddafi in power, even though the UN Security Council does not call for his removal? That doesn't seem likely. And so they will likely have to go farther down the rabbit hole.

Debate Continues Over Arming Of Libyan Rebels

AP | DAVID STRINGER | Posted 05.30.2011 | World

LONDON — World powers clashed Wednesday over whether it is legal to supply weapons to Libya's badly equipped rebels as Moammar Gaddafi's troops ...

Libyan Rebels Retreat From Oil Port Under Attack

AP/The Huffington Post | RYAN LUCAS | Posted 05.30.2011 | World

BREGA, Libya (AP) — Rebels retreated Wednesday from the key Libyan oil port of Ras Lanouf along the coastal road leading to the capital Tripoli ...

Meet The Leaders Being Protested Across The Arab World

Posted 05.29.2011 | World

Despite near-Herculean efforts, Libyan rebels have not yet been able to overthrow Muammar Gaddafi's long-standing dictatorship, even with internationa...

Libya Woman Who Claimed Rape Reportedly Held Hostage At Gaddafi's Headquarters

AP | By MAGGIE MICHAEL | Posted 05.28.2011 | World

CAIRO -- Parents of a Libyan woman who claimed she was detained by Moammar Gadhafi's troops and later gang raped said in interviews aired Monday that ...

Daniel Cohn-Bendit, Member of the European Parliament, can't accept the German "Nope" to Libya

Lia Petridis Maiello | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Lia Petridis Maiello

Daniel Marc Cohn-Bendit is a German politician, active in France and Germany and a member of the European Parliament. His German-Jewish parents had fl...

Can Christians Support U.N. Intervention In Libya?

Rev. Dr. Chuck Currie | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Rev. Dr. Chuck Currie

What is happening in Libya today is not the same as Afghanistan or Iraq. This is what should have occurred in Rwanda.

Effort Begins To Have Obama Stripped Of Nobel Peace Prize

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The Bolivian president and a Russian political leader have launched a joint effort to have President Barack Obama stripped of the Nobel Peace Prize. ...

Stunning Photos From Libya As 'Operation Odyssey Dawn' Continues

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

French officials say the international military effort in Libya known as Operation Odyssey Dawn is expected to last "awhile" following embattled leade...

Aisha Gaddafi: North Africa's Claudia Schiffer?

Telegraph | Cassandra Jardine | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

You would think that Aisha Gaddafi had nothing else to think about these days apart from shaping her eyebrows. While her elder brother Saif looks dish...

Obama's Diffident Way of War

William Bradley | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
William Bradley

Never before has an American president embarked on a war with such reserve. What is the goal in Libya, and how is this likely to play out?

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...

Obama's Split-Screen Leadership Abroad

AP | By JIM KUHNHENN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

RIO DE JANEIRO -- Nowhere have President Barack Obama's foreign policy approaches been in starker relief than during his unfolding travels in South Am...

Mike Mullen: Gaddafi Could Cling To Power In Libya

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

(AP) WASHINGTON — The U.S.-led international military assault on Libya could achieve its stated goals without forcing Moammar Gaddafi from power...

'Arm All The Masses'

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TUNIS (Reuters) - A defiant Muammar Gaddafi said on Saturday he will arm civilians to defend Libya from what he called "colonial, crusader" aggressi...