Posts Tagged ‘protests in Libya’

Benghazi autonomy demonstrators attacked

Saturday, March 17, 2012 Comments off

Unidentified armed men attacked demonstrators in the Libyan city of Benghazi on Friday during demonstrations in support of granting autonomy to the eastern region of the country. Read more…

Eastern Libya declares autonomy

Tuesday, March 6, 2012 Comments off

Cyrenaica, the eastern region of Libya, has elected a regional congress and declared autonomy from the capital Tripoli.

Thousands of major tribal leaders and militia commanders attended a celebratory ceremony in the region’s center Benghazi. Read more…

Taageerayaashii Qadaafi Oo Qabsaday Bani Walid

Tuesday, January 24, 2012 Comments off

Dagaalyahanno daacad u ah hogaamiyihii Libya ee xukunka laga riday Mucamar Qadaafi ayaa gacanta ku dhigay magaalada Bani Walid oo qiyaastii 200 KM Koonfur Bari ka jirta caasimadda Liibiya kadib markii ay Read more…

LIBYA:Gaddafi loyalists seize control of Libyan town

Monday, January 23, 2012 Comments off

Files picture dated September 22, 2011 shows Libyan National Transitional Council (NTC) fighters launching a rocket towards Bani Walid from their outpost at the entrance of the city. Photo: AFP  

Fighters loyal to ousted Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi are in control of the town of Bani Walid, about 200 km south-east of the capital, after attacking a pro-government militia based there, one of the militia members said. Read more…

Libya could fall into “bottomless pit” – NTC chief

Sunday, January 22, 2012 Comments off

Mustafa Abdel Jalil. Photo: EPA 

Mustafa Abdel Jalil, the head of Libya’s ruling National Transitional Council (NTC), warned on Sunday the country could be heading towards a “bottomless pit” after protesters stormed a government office in Benghazi when he was inside. Read more…

PACE wants justice for riot victims in Libya, Syria – VOR

Tuesday, October 4, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News Oct. 4,2011

PACE urges the EC member states to impose harsh sanctions against those responsible for violence in Libya and Syria, following anti-government riots which have claimed the lives of thousands of people.

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Russian President’s point man to leave for Tripoli next week

Monday, June 13, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  June 13,2011
The Russian President’s point man for Africa, Mikhail Margelov, is due to leave for Tripoli next week. Margelov has told reporters in Moscow about it. Read more…