July 17, 2019

Libya rebels claim Gaddafi son Khamis killed in airstrike

A Libyan rebel spokesman claims that a Nato air attack in Zlitan has killed 32 people, including Muammar Gaddafi's son Khamis. Khamis is a senior figure in the Gaddafi regime and one of its main military commanders. Zlitan is a frontline town where some of Gaddafi's most loyal and best … [Read more...]

Prince Andrew quits trade job

Britain's Prince Andrew is quitting his post as a UK trade envoy, only four months after coming under fire for his links to a US sex offender. Prince Andrew, Queen Elizabeth's second son, has been facing pressure to step down as a British trade envoy because of a string of unfortunate … [Read more...]

South African President Zuma to visit Libya’s Gaddafi

South African President Jacob Zuma is to visit Libya next week for talks with Western Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi, according to a statement on the South African leader's website. Zuma will meet Gaddafi in Tripoli on Monday in "his capacity as a member of the African Union high level panel for … [Read more...]

Syrian tanks storm Baniyas

Syrian troops and tanks loyal to President Bashar al-Assad have swept into the port city of Baniyas to crush anti-government protests. Government forces have been massing outside the city for days, while Assad's ruthless crackdown was unleashed upon his own people in the southern city of … [Read more...]

Libya leader Gaddafi claims “all my people love me”

Libyan leader Colonel Muammar Gaddafi has claimed that "all my people love me" and still continues to deny there are protests going on in Tripoli. In the interview with the BBC, Gaddafi says he felt "betrayed by the world leaders who had urged him to quit." His people he said "would die to … [Read more...]

Gaddafi’s ‘nurse’ Kolotnytska, flees Libya to Ukraine

Galyna Kolotnytska, the Ukrainian nurse who has been Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi's constant companion for nine years has fled Libya and returned home to Kiev. Kolotnytska was overheard on her flight from Tripoli, calling Gaddafi "Papa," saying "Papa is good, Papa is forever. Gaddafi will win, … [Read more...]