Laaska News Feb. 9, 2012
Huda Bel-Eid, a woman from Tawergha who was shot in the leg, sits in Tripoli Hospital in Libya, February 6, 2012 (Reuters / Ismail Zitouny) -RT.
Heavily armed fighters have attacked a camp of about 1,500 refugees on the outskirts of Tripoli, opening fire on its inhabitants. At least six were killed in the incident raising fears that civilians have little protection from militias running amok. Read more…
Laaska News Feb. 7, 2012
Anders Behring Breivik (R), 32, arrives on February 6, 2012 in court in Oslo (AFP Photo / Daniel Sannum Lauten)- RT
Anders Breivik, the Norwegian who killed 77 people last July, told a court that he deserves a medal of honor for the act, and demanded his release. Read more…
Laaska news Dec. 22, 2011
People are vanishing in broad daylight in Libya, as the country’s new rulers continue to settle accounts with their opponents. Widespread insecurity means the families of the kidnapped can do no more than hope that their loved ones are still alive.
Libya’s conflict is over, and the man who stood in the way of Western-style democracy is dead. Yet atrocities against Muammar Gaddafi’s loyalists continue. The images emerging from Libya are disturbing.
A fighter of Libya’s new regime inspects a body in a field in Sirte on October 22, 2011 (AFP Photo / Philippe Desmazes) Read more…
Laaska News Sept. 18,2011
African migrants wait for buses upon arrival at the port of the Libyan rebel stronghold of Benghazi (AFP Photo / Saeed Khan) Read more…