Topic: Libyan Conflict
A new coalition of Syrian revolutionary groups made a formal request for outside help Thursday, asking first for human rights monitors who could help deter attacks on civilians.
09/09/2011 09:29 am
In a recorded statement, Muammar Qaddafi dismissed another round of rumors that he had fled Libya.
09/08/2011 11:46 am
Human Rights Watch discovered several weapons-storage sites in Libya where surface-to-air missiles are missing, raising concerns that the weapons could arm an Iraq-style insurgency.
09/07/2011 07:10 pm
Anti-Qaddafi militias have the coastal city of Sirte surrounded and they may not give loyalists in the Qaddafi stronghold much longer to negotiate a surrender deal.
09/04/2011 02:09 pm
Rebels and villagers near Sirte talk about their resentment of residents in Muammar Qaddafi's hometown of Sirte, who benefited from better services while areas to the east languished.
09/02/2011 06:13 pm
'This is one of the few real revolutions,' says Chris Jeon, who is hanging out with Libya rebels at a desert outpost. 'I just thought I’d come check it out.'
09/01/2011 11:41 am
Today's must reads include an interview with a mercenary in Timbuktu; Qaddafi's control of water pipelines; and how a US government policy to arm Mexican gangs may have backfired.
09/01/2011 08:30 am
The civil war's final battle may come this weekend in Sirte unless the new anti-Qaddafi rulers can quickly set a course for national reconciliation.
08/31/2011 04:33 pm
NATO is still hoping for a negotiated settlement with Libyan rebels to avoid more fighting, particularly in Qaddafi's hometown of Sirte. The deadline expires Saturday.
08/31/2011 09:42 am
Libya rebels are amassing to the east and west of Sirte, and have given Qaddafi forces in the strategic city until Saturday to surrender.
08/30/2011 06:49 pm