Posts Tagged ‘Benghazi’

Libya security issues ‘prevent voting in 101 centres’

Saturday, July 7, 2012 Comments off

Libyan democracy: Regional division, bloodshed mar first post-Gaddafi poll – RT


EPA (File)


Acts of sabotage, mostly in the east of the country, prevented 101 polling stations from opening on Saturday in Libya’s first post-Kadhafi election, the electoral commission’s chairman said. Read more…

Benghazi: From cradle to grave of the NTC?

Thursday, December 15, 2011 Comments off

Laaska news  Dec. 15, 2011

BENGHAZI : Libyans hold a slogan which is read in Arabic “Hey revolutionary and free Libyans, No amnesty for fighters loyal to Kadhafi, who committed crimes” during a protest against the National Transitional Council and its head Mustafa Abdel Jalil in the eastern city of Benghazi on December 12, 2011. (AFP Photo/Abdullah Doma)

The Libyan city of Benghazi, the birthplace of the rebellion that toppled Muammar Gaddafi, might also prove to be the deathbed of the ruling NTC. For two days, thousands of people have been protesting against the NTC and its chairman. Read more…

Libya:NTC vice chairman announces liberation of Libya

Sunday, October 23, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News Oct. 23,2011

BENGHAZI, Libya, Oct. 23 (Xinhua) — Vice Chairman of the Libyan National Transitional Council (NTC) Abdel Hafiz Ghoga Sunday officially announced the liberation of Libya from the regime of Muammar Gaddafi at a ceremony being held in Libya’s second largest city of Benghazi. Read more…

Libya:NATO transfers airspace over Benghazi to Libya: spokesman

Wednesday, October 19, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News Oct. 19,2011
BRUSSELS, Oct. 18 (Xinhua) — A NATO spokesman said on Tuesday the military alliance has handed over the airspace above the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi to Libyan authority. Read more…

Libya:Libya’s NTC wants to be on friendly terms with everyone

Friday, September 16, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 16,2011


Abdul Hafiz Ghoga. Photo: EPA 

Anti-Gaddafi forces in Libya are attacking Sirte and Bani Walid, the last Read more…

Libya:Weapon maintenance facility in Libya’s Benghazi

Sunday, August 14, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  August 14,2011

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Libya:War in Libya

Saturday, August 13, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  August 13,2011

Libyan rebels close to Tripoli Read more…

Libya:Libyan rebels get their cargo plane back

Friday, August 12, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  August 12,2011

Libyan Transitional National Council chairman Mustafa Abdel Jalil listens to the 1952 National Anthem during a ceremony marking the 70th anniversary of the Libyan army’s establishment. Photo: AFP Read more…

Libya War:Libya struggles amid stalemated conflict

Thursday, August 11, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  August 11,2011
BENGHAZI, Aug. 11 (Xinhua) — Libyan rebels strengthened the efforts to push forward their troops to Tripoli in the west front following NATO’s biggest ever Read more…

Libya:Killing of Libyan rebel military chief arouses disbelief, speculation + Related News

Friday, August 5, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  August 5,2011
BENGHAZI, Aug. 4 (Xinhua) — The murder of Libyan rebel military chief Abdel Fattah Younes gave rise to disbelief in the Western supporters and speculation within the rebel camp. Read more…