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Talks To Free Libya Journalists Break Down

Reuters | Posted 09.11.2012 | Media

TRIPOLI, July 12 (Reuters) - Talks to release two Libyan journalists kidnapped in a former stronghold of ousted leader Muammar Gaddafi while coverin...

Gaddafi's Iconic Golden Gun Taken After His Death

Posted 12.20.2011 | World

Former Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi was killed Thursday in his hometown of Sirte, after National Transitional Council (NTC) forces captured the tow...

Graphic Photo Reportedly Shows Gaddafi Captured, Killed

Posted 12.20.2011 | World

After Libyan rebels captured Muammar Gaddafi's hometown of Sirte on Thursday, reports surfaced that the ousted Libya leader had been captured and kill...

WATCH: UCLA Student Alive And Well After Summer Of Revolution

Posted 11.27.2011 | Los Angeles

It was a crazy summer for UCLA math major Chris Jeon. He learned how to shoot an AK-47, embedded himself in a brutal battle against a vicious (and stu...

WATCH: Grandpa Gaddafi At Play In Tripoli

Posted 11.07.2011 | World

Muammar Gaddafi may be one of the world's most infamous autocrats, but newly-released footage reveals a more private side to the deposed Libyan leader...

U.S. College Student Joins Libya Rebels For 'Vacation'

Christian Science Monitor | Kristen Chick | Posted 11.01.2011 | World

At this rebel outpost in the middle of the desert near the front lines of the fight with Muammar Qaddafi's loyalists, a gaggle of rebel fighters gathe...

WATCH: Libyan Teen Girl Says She Was Forced To Kill Rebels

Posted 11.01.2011 | World

A young member of the all-female unit of Muammar Gaddafi's Libyan militia has come forward, telling CNN she was ordered to kill rebels or be killed he...

WATCH: CNN Reporter Finds Lockerbie Bomber Bedridden In Tripoli

Posted 10.31.2011 | World

CNN Senior International Correspondent Nic Robertson's quest to locate and interview Abdel Basset al-Megrahi -- known internationally as the Lockerbie...

Does Libya Rebel Leader Have Al Qaeda Ties?

Le Temps/Worldcrunch | Jean-Pierre Perrin | Posted 10.30.2011 | World

For U.S. intelligence services, the man who led the rebel assault on Tripoli, and is now the de facto military governor of the capital, is an old acqu...

Elections In Libya Must Be Deferred

Alon Ben-Meir | Posted 10.29.2011 | World
Alon Ben-Meir

While the Libyan rebels have rightfully celebrated the ousting of Muammar Gaddafi after a 42-year reign in Libya, turning him from all powerful-dictator to a cowered fugitive, the real challenges for a new Libya are just beginning.

10,000 Libyans Freed From Gaddafi Prisons

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 10.29.2011 | World

TRIPOLI, Libya -- Libyan rebel leaders asked NATO on Monday to keep up pressure on elements of Moammar Gadhafi's regime and to protect those strugglin...

Desperately Seeking Gaddafi's Female Bodyguards

AL ARABIYA | Farrag Ismail | Posted 10.26.2011 | World

When the rebels stormed into Muammar Qaddafi's fortress of Bab al-Aziziya they expected to find more people than just the stalwart leader and his fami...

PHOTOS: A Look Inside Gaddafi's Bab-al-Aziziya Compound

Posted 10.24.2011 | World

(AP) Moammar Gadhafi's main military compound, stormed Tuesday by Libyan rebels, was a sprawling blend of barracks, personal living quarters and offic...

Not Long Ago, Saadi Gaddafi Was Financing Hollywood Films

blog.moviefone.com | Posted 10.22.2011 | Home

Not long ago, Saadi Gadhafi was financing movies through his company Natural Selection, basking in the prestige of such actors as Mickey Rourke and Ev...

LIVE: Obama Speaks Out On Rapid Developments In Libya

Posted 10.22.2011 | World

President Barack Obama spoke Monday at 2p.m. on the rapidly developing situation in Libya. As the AP reports: Libyan rebels claimed to be in contro...

China: ‘We Will Respect Libya's Choices'

The Diplomat | Jason Miks | Posted 10.22.2011 | World

China will respect the choice of the Libyan people and hopes that the situation there stabilizes quickly, the country's Foreign Ministry has said toda...

Report: Gaddafi Making Plans To Flee Libya

Posted 10.18.2011 | World

Embattled Libyan leader Moammar Gaddafi may be preparing to flee the country within days, according to NBC News. U.S. officials told NBC that intel...

Libyan Rebels Launch Offensive Ahead Of Muslim Holy Month

Posted 09.27.2011 | World

NALUT, Libya (Reuters) – Rebels in Libya's Western Mountains launched an offensive on Thursday against Muammar Gaddafi's troops, one day after Brita...

Gaddafi's Son: Libyan Leader Would Agree To Elections, But Not Exile

Posted 08.16.2011 | World

ROME (Reuters) – Muammar Gaddafi would agree to internationally supervised elections on condition there is no vote-rigging, one of the Libyan leader...

British Intelligence: Gaddafi Is 'Paranoid,' Hiding In Hospitals

The Guardian | Patrick Wintour in Deauville and | Posted 07.27.2011 | World

David Cameron has been told by UK intelligence that Muammar Gaddafi is increasingly paranoid, on the run, and hiding in hospitals by night, and that h...

Are We Prolonging Libya's Civil War?

The Guardian | Simon Jenkins | Posted 06.02.2011 | World

Welcome to 21st-century war, liberal style. You do not fix an objective and use main force to get it. You nuance words, bomb a little, half assassinat...

Is Gaddafi Using Human Props?

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.26.2011 | World

WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration says the Libyan government's claims of civilians killed in airstrikes are unproven. (SCROLL DOWN FOR UPDATES...