Libya

Rebel Leaders Pledge To End Tripoli Supply Shortages

Posted 27.10.2011 | UK

Tripoli residents have been promised food, fuel and medical supplies as rebel forces fought their way towards Colonel Gaddafi's hometown of Sirte. ...

PHOTOS: Libyan Rebels Tour The Gaddafi Family Lifestyle

Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.10.2011 | UK

Rebels who have captured the houses of Colonel Gaddafi's daughter Aisha Gaddafi and his son Hannibal Gaddafi took media photographers on a 'tour' of w...

Developments In 1984 Shooting Of WPC At Libyan Embassy

Press Association | Posted 27.10.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Eyewitness reports from the day a policewoman was shot dead at the Libyan embassy in London have shed new light in the 27-year hu...

How Will History Judge Britain's Role In Libya?

Jolyon Rubinstein | Posted 25.10.2011 | UK Politics
Jolyon Rubinstein

Whether one agrees that Britain should have taken a leading role in the Libyan conflict or not, there are a number of key issues that seem to have been forgotten or simply poorly reported in the mainstream media.

Britain Pledges Aid To Libya As Humanitarian Crisis Deepens

PA | Posted 26.10.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Britain is providing millions of pounds in emergency aid for Libya amid fears of a humanitarian disaster following the overthrow ...

Libya in a Post Gaddafi era

Dr Jonathan Gilmore | Posted 26.10.2011 | UK Politics
Dr Jonathan Gilmore

As the rebel leaders celebrate in Tripoli, what seems almost certain is the end of Colonel Gaddafi's 42 year reign as "Brotherly Leader and Guide of the Revolution".

Caption Competition: What Did Blair Say To Gaddafi?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.10.2011 | UK

Estranged Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi is currently on the run from his own people following the storming of Tripoli by the National Transitional C...

British Jets Attack Gaddafi's Bunker In Hometown Of Sirte

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 26.10.2011 | UK

British planes have fired missiles at a bunker in Libyan leader Colonel Muammar Gaddafi's hometown of Sirte, the Ministry of Defence has confirmed. ...

The Fragility of Libya Will Expose a Security Problem for Africa and Europe

Daniel Furr | Posted 25.10.2011 | UK Politics
Daniel Furr

An Orwellian state cease to exists; but the war is not over, yet.

Frustration Builds As Hunt For Gaddafi Continues

PA | Posted 25.10.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Libyan dictator Colonel Muammar Gaddafi remains on the run and defiant as outbreaks of fierce fighting continued on the streets o...

A Victory for the Libyan People - and the UN

Mark Seddon | Posted 25.10.2011 | UK Politics
Mark Seddon

There are lessons to be learned once the proverbial dust settles and lessons that will not take away from the righteous celebrations now taking place across Libya.

Libya Can't Be Run From Benghazi

Mike Hancock | Posted 25.10.2011 | UK Politics
Mike Hancock

There may be general agreement among MPs about the way forward for Libya, but general agreement is not enough - we need a comprehensive plan to help Libya back to its feet.

Gaddafi Surrounded At Tripoli Apartment, Rebels Claim

Olivia Williams | Posted 25.10.2011 | UK

Libyan rebels are continuing to search for Muammar Gaddafi after claiming they had cornered the Colonel his sons in a Tripoli apartment complex, near ...

Amateur Video 'Shows Gaddafi's House Ransacked'

zoomin.tv | Posted 25.10.2011 | UK

A video has been released that claims to show the ransacked home of Colonel Gaddafi. The amateur cameraman gives a tour of the apparently deserted ...

Forces Hunt For Gaddafi As Rebels Fight To Assert Dominance

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 25.10.2011 | UK

Rebel forces are reported to be pushing towards Gaddafi's hometown of Sirte as the dictator manages to evade fighters despite rebels seizing the capit...

Photos: Gaddafi's Pyschedlic Official Stamp Collection

Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.10.2011 | UK

As monarchs, dictators and pop stars alike have learned throughout history, one of the perks of being a tyrant is that you get to put your face on an ...

£1million Reward Offered By NTC For Capture Of Gaddafi

PA | Posted 24.10.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- A £1 million reward has been offered for the capture of Colonel Muammar Gaddafi as Foreign Secretary William Hague called on the...

Telegraph: SAS Are Hunting For Gaddafi In Libya

Daily Telegraph | Daily Telegraph | Posted 24.10.2011 | UK

British special forces are on the ground in Libya helping to spearhead the hunt for Col Muammar Gaddafi, The Daily Telegraph can disclose....

Change Is The New Status Quo

Amah-Rose McKnight-Abrams | Posted 24.10.2011 | UK
Amah-Rose McKnight-Abrams

We are living in a time of great change, so great indeed that I do not know whether to text, email or IM my best friend, I have the choice of all three but the way we are communicating is changing so fast that any which one is a good guess, or all three? Just to make sure she gets it.

The Necessary Force of Humanitarian Intervention

Francis Hoar | Posted 24.10.2011 | UK Politics
Francis Hoar

It isn't when people are proved right that they become convinced of the righteousness of their arguments. It is when they have been proved wrong.

New Libyan Government Announces Plans But Fighting Continues

The Huffington Post UK | Chris Wimpress | Posted 24.10.2011 | UK

The National Transitional Council of Libya has begun making plans for how the country will be run in the post-Gaddafi era, even as the former dictator...

£1 Million Reward Offered For Capture Of Colonel Gaddafi

PA | Posted 24.10.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- A £1 million reward has been offered for the capture of Colonel Muammar Gaddafi as Foreign Secretary William Hague called on the...

Journalists Freed From Rixos Hotel In Tripoli After Three-Day 'Siege'

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 24.10.2011 | UK

Italy said tonight that four Italian journalists have been abducted in Libya, and their driver killed. The news came as journalists trapped inside ...

Why I'm Losing Faith in the Power of Twitter

Scott Bryan | Posted 24.10.2011 | UK
Scott Bryan

Camden's Electric Ballroom smashed up. Ella Fitzgerald dead. Zac Efron pleasuring himself in his own bed. These are just some of the frankly bizarre rumours that have been RTing their way around the Fail Whale world and you know what, for a long time I didn't mind.

Hague: Gaddafi Should Stop Issuing 'Delusional' Statements And Stand Down

Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.10.2011 | UK Politics

Foreign Secretary William Hague has said it is time for Muammar Gaddafi to stop issuing “delusional” statements and stand down. “He should be...