Libyan Rebels

Paul Vale

'Since The Revolution The Country Has Changed Enormously'

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Vale | Posted 07.07.2012 | UK

In February this year the British Council ran a series of empowerment workshops for women in Tripoli. Included in the workshops were discussions about...

This House Believes the Arab Spring is a Threat to Global Stability

The Cambridge Union Society | Posted 08.04.2012 | UK Universities & Education
The Cambridge Union Society

Abdullah Chaudhry and Ed Winfield debate the consequences of the Arab Spring ahead of Thursday's debate at the Cambridge Union. Abdullah contends in...

Libyan Rebel Commander Claims MI6 Knew He Was Tortured

PA | Posted 05.11.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- A Libyan rebel commander has claimed UK intelligence agents knew he was being tortured but did nothing to help him. Abdul Haki...

Nato Strikes Continue In Libya After Summit As Cameron Defends UK Role

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 02.11.2011 | UK

Attacks on pro-Gaddafi towns by Nato have continued in Libya as world leaders gathered in Paris to show support for the interim National Transitional ...

NTC Extends Deadline For Surrender Of Sirte By One Week

Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.11.2011 | UK

A deadline for pro-Gaddafi troops to surrender the town of Sirte to Libya's interim government has been extended by one week. Reuters quoted an unn...

Russia Recognises Libya's Rebel Council Ahead Of Paris Talks

Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.10.2011 | UK

Russia has recognised Libya's interim government hours ahead of an international summit in Paris that aims to show support for the rebel council. ...

Libyan Interim Council Issues Ultimatum To Gaddafi Loyalists

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 30.10.2011 | UK

Libyan rebels fighting against the remnants of Colonel Gaddafi's regime have given his forces until Saturday to surrender. The leader of the interi...

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...

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 ...

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...

£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...

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 ...

Journalists Come Under Siege At Rixos Hotel In Tripoli

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 24.10.2011 | UK

Journalists taking shelter at a hotel in Tripoli say they have come under siege on Wednesday, as fighting continues in areas of Tripoli following the ...

Gaddafi On The Run After Compound Seized By Rebels

PA | Posted 24.10.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Hundreds of Libyan rebels stormed Muammar Gaddafi's compound, charging wildly through the symbolic heart of the crumbling regime ...

Michael Rundle

Fighting Centres On Gaddafi's Compound As Concern Grows For Tripoli's Children

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Rundle | Posted 24.10.2011 | UK

Fighting between loyalist and rebel forces has intensified in Tripoli as aid organisations warn of indiscriminate attacks on civilians. Attacks on...

Free And Defiant Saif al-Islam Still At Large In Tripoli

PA | Posted 22.10.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Muammar Gaddafi is still at large as loyalist forces staged a defiant and bloody last stand in the Libyan capital against advanci...

Gaddafi's Regime 'Coming To An End' As Rebels Sweep Into Tripoli

PA | Posted 21.10.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Colonel Muammar Gaddafi's 40-year regime appears to be crumbling as euphoric Libyan rebels swept into Tripoli amid calls from Br...

Libya Rebels Push Towards Tripoli To Aid Revolt

Reuters | Posted 21.10.2011 | UK

Libyan rebels battled their way closer to Tripoli on Sunday to help fighters inside the city who rose up overnight declaring a final showdown with Mua...

Defections And Defeats Hit Gaddafi Regime As Fighting Continues

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 20.10.2011 | UK

A former trusted deputy of Colonel Mummar Gaddafi is reported to have left Tripoli and joined the rebels in another blow to the Libyan regime's effort...

Libyan Rebels Make Major New Gains In Push To Tripoli

PA | Posted 19.10.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Libyan rebels battling Muammar Gaddafi's troops along the country's Mediterranean coast said they have captured all of the strate...

Key Battle For Libyan Refinery

Telegraph | Telegraph | Posted 17.10.2011 | UK

"A fierce battle was underway on Wednesdy night for outright control of Libya's only functioning oil refinery as opposition forces took on Gaddafi loy...

UN Holds Meetings In Libya As Rebels Surge Towards Tripoli

PA | Posted 16.10.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- The United Nations' special envoy for Libya is meeting representatives of both sides of the conflict. It comes days after rebe...

Rebel General Shot By Islamist Militia, Claims Minister

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 29.09.2011 | UK

An Islamist militia allied to Libya's rebel opposition is behind the death of their military commander Abdel Fattah Younes, a National Transitional Co...

Gaddafi Regime Taunts Hague After Rebel Commander Killed

Press Association | Press Association | Posted 28.09.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- The death of a rebel military commander proves that Britain has made a mistake by recognising the National Transitional Council a...