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PHOTOS: Beautiful Images Of Post-Gaddafi Libya

Eline Gordts | Posted 01.27.2013 | World

When we got our independence in 1951, it was something we got almost for free. This time the young people paid for it in blood. I didn’t bother with...

Libya Releases ICC Staffers

AP | ADEL OMRAN | Posted 09.01.2012 | World

ZINTAN, Libya — Libya released on Monday four International Criminal Court staffers who had been held for nearly four weeks on allegations that ...

UN Human Rights Office Calls For Investigation Into Gaddafi's Death

AP | By FRANK JORDANS | Posted 12.21.2011 | World

GENEVA -- The U.N. human rights office called Friday for an investigation into the death of ousted Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi, noting that his deat...

After 42 Years In Power, Gaddafi Is No More

AP | KIM GAMEL and LEE KEATH | Posted 12.21.2011 | World

TRIPOLI, Libya — During nearly 42 years in power, Moammar Gadhafi ruled with an eccentric brutality. He was so mercurial he turned Libya into an...

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,...

Gaddafi Calls On Libyans To Hit The Streets

Posted 12.06.2011 | World

By KIM GAMEL AND HADEEL AL-SHALCHI -- The Associated Press LIBYA -- Moammar Gadhafi called on Libyans to take to the streets and wage a campaign...

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...

Enormous Libyan Mass Grave Uncovered

AP | KIM GAMEL | Posted 11.25.2011 | World

TRIPOLI, Libya — Gunmen loyal to Moammar Gadhafi have crossed the Libyan border from Algeria and attacked revolutionary forces in a town near th...

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...

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 Rebels Battle For Sirte

AP | RYAN LUCAS and HADEEL AL-SHALCHI | Posted 11.17.2011 | World

SIRTE, Libya — Revolutionary fighters struggled to make gains in an assault into Gadhafi's hometown Saturday with bloody street-by-street battle...

NATO Warplanes Bomb Gaddafi Stronghold

AP | RYAN LUCAS and HADEEL AL-SHALCHI | Posted 11.13.2011 | World

TRIPOLI, Libya — NATO warplanes pounded targets in a number of strongholds of support for fugitive dictator Moammar Gadhafi, the alliance said T...

Amnesty: Libyan Rebels May Be Guilty Of War Crimes

Posted 11.13.2011 | World

By Don Melvin -- The Associated Press BRUSSELS (AP) -- Rebels fighting to topple Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi committed unlawful killings and tort...

Gaddafi Calls On Followers To Fight In New Audio Message

Posted 11.10.2011 | World

WADI DINAR, Libya (AP) -- In a new audio message from hiding, Moammar Gaddafi calls on his followers to rise up and fight, saying "this is the zero ho...

VIDEO: Gaddafi Loyalists Test Patience Of New Libyan Leaders

AP | HADEEL AL-SHALCHI | Posted 11.09.2011 | World

WISHTATA, Libya — Libyan fighters launched a two-pronged assault Friday on one of the last towns to resist the country's new rulers, clashing wi...

International Criminal Court Asked Interpol To Help Track Gaddafi

Posted 11.08.2011 | Home

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The International Criminal Court prosecutor is seeking Interpol's help in arresting fugitive Libyan dictator Muammar G...

Libya, The Colonel's Yoke Lifted

Middle East Research And Information Project (MERIP) | Nicolas Pelham | Posted 11.07.2011 | World

Half an hour's drive east of Tripoli, a solitary interim government soldier peers through binoculars, scouring Col. Muammar Qaddafi's hunting ranch --...

"Victory" in Libya: No Model for U.S. Foreign Policy

Doug Bandow | Posted 10.31.2011 | World
Doug Bandow

It took the greatest military alliance in history five months to push the Libyan rebels across the finish line. Nevertheless, Western politicians are claiming victory.

Gaddafi Supporters Dig In

AP | KARIN LAUB | Posted 10.30.2011 | World

TARHOUNA, Libya — Moammar Gadhafi's green flags still fly proudly above the main street in this bastion of support for his crumbling regime. Man...

Libyan Rebels Decline Gaddafi Offer To Talk

AP/The Huffington Post | KARIN LAUB and BEN HUBBARD | Posted 10.28.2011 | World

By KARIN LAUB and BEN HUBBARD, The Associated Press TRIPOLI, Libya -- Libyan rebels on Sunday rejected an offer by Moammar Gadhafi to negotiate and...

Venezuelan President Condemns NATO Bombings In Libya

Posted 10.22.2011 | World

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez on Sunday condemned NATO's bombings in Libya, saying the aim is to seize control of the c...

Feelings Fitness: An Aerobic Antidote to Fiscal Fighting

Carol Smaldino | Posted 06.11.2011 | Politics
Carol Smaldino

Never underestimate fear of change, particularly when what is required is a deep shift in attitude. Most of us are so conditioned to deploy both langu...

Saki Knafo

Why Muammar Gaddafi's Hometown Matters In The Fight For Libya

HuffingtonPost.com | Saki Knafo | Posted 05.31.2011 | World

Earlier this week, rebel forces in Libya fought their way to the outskirts of Sirte, a seafront city about the size of Tallahassee. The day before, pu...