Moammar Gadhafi

Ex-Nigerian leader in Senegal to mediate

Former Nigerian President Olusegun Obasanjo arrived in Senegal on Tuesday to try to mediate a solution to the country's political impasse less than a week before a... Read more »

Feb. 21, 2012

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AP Interview: Libyan leader acknowledges mistakes

Libya's leader acknowledged Tuesday that his transitional government is powerless to control militias that are refusing to lay down their arms after ousting Moammar... Read more »

Feb. 21, 2012

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Red Cross urges daily 2-hour halt in Syria clashes

The Red Cross called Tuesday for a daily two-hour cease-fire in Syria so that it can deliver emergency aid and reach people who are wounded or sick, an appeal that... Read more »

Feb. 21, 2012

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Syrian opposition says 7 die in intense shelling

Government troops heavily shelled rebellious districts in the resistance stronghold of Homs Tuesday, killing at least seven people and compounding fears of a new round... Read more »

Feb. 21, 2012

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Misrata holds first Libyan elections post-Gadhafi

Four months after the death of Moammar Gadhafi, the people of Misrata were frustrated by stalled reforms. They played a key role in overthrowing the Libyan dictator of... Read more »

Feb. 20, 2012

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Syrian army reinforcements head to Homs

Syria's military sent tanks and other reinforcements toward the restive central city of Homs on Monday in what appears to be preparations by President Bashar Assad's... Read more »

Feb. 20, 2012

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