Archive for August, 2011

The Myth of Libyan Liberation

10 Myths About Libya? Rejoinder Escobar: Al-Qaeda asset is military commander of Tripoli Russia’s foreign policy priorities regarding Libya Russia, Venezuela seek to set up a global financial institution World powers rush in to rebuild loot Libya Libya: dozens found dead at abandoned Tripoli hospital AU won’t recognise Libyan rebel council: diplomats No, we still […]

Battle for Tripoli not yet over

FBI organizes almost all terror plots in the US The Federal Bureau of Investigation employs upwards of 15,000 undercover agents today, ten times what they had on the roster back in 1975. If you think that’s a few spies too many — spies earning as much as $100,000 per assignment — one doesn’t have to […]

Eyewitnesses dismiss rebel advances on Tripoli as misinformation

Eyewitnesses dismiss rebel advances on Tripoli as misinformation Libyan rebels say they are attacking Tripoli Libyan rebels said they launched their first attack on Tripoli in coordination with NATO late Saturday, and Associated Press reporters heard unusually heavy gunfire and explosions in the capital. The fighting erupted just hours after opposition fighters captured the key […]