Moammar Gadhafi

Libyan militias parade through Tripoli

Thousands of fighters from across western Libya have held a mass parade in Tripoli, showing off heavy machine guns and rocket launchers and firing rifles in the air. Read more »

Feb. 14, 2012


Libya asks Niger to hand over Gadhafi's son

Libya demanded Niger hand over one of Moammar Gadhafi's sons who is under house arrest in the neighboring African nation after he warned in a television interview that... Read more »

Feb. 11, 2012


Diplomat: Russia will keep shielding Assad at UN

A senior Russian diplomat signaled Friday that Moscow will again use its veto power at the United Nations to block any resolution aimed at ousting Syrian President... Read more »

Feb. 10, 2012


Arab Spring shot wins World Press Photo award

Spanish photographer Samuel Aranda won the 2011 World Press Photo of the Year award on Friday for an image of a veiled woman holding a wounded relative in her arms... Read more »

Feb. 10, 2012


US searches for strategy to halt Syria violence

The United States appears to be out of answers on what to do with Syria. Read more »

Feb. 8, 2012

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US not considering arming Syrian opposition

The White House said on Tuesday that the U.S. is not considering arming opposition groups in Syria, deflecting calls from some lawmakers to explore such a possibility... Read more »

Feb. 7, 2012


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