Gadhafi

By IndepthAfrica
In Libya
Apr 19th, 2013
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A Canadian woman accused of attempting to help the adult son of former Libyan dictator Moammar Gadhafi escape punishment has been released from a Mexican prison, but that won’t be the end of the sensational fallout from the collapse of the family regime. CBC News reports Cynthia Vanier has been relea...
By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 24th, 2012
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Fessahaye Mebrahtu The Arab Revolution that caught the rest of the world by surprise is too close for the Eritrean regime to ignore. The regime’s muted reaction when the revolutions were blazing shows that PFDJ was following the situation nervously up close. Eritrea’s geographic proximity and its tra...
By IndepthAfrica
In Libya
Feb 17th, 2012
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One militia controls the airport. Others carve up neighborhoods of the Libyan capital into fiefdoms. They clash in the streets, terrifying residents. They hold detainees in makeshift prisons where torture is said to be rampant. As Libya on Friday marks the one-year anniversary of the start of the upr...
By IndepthAfrica
In Libya
Dec 25th, 2011
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A resident of a city in western Libya say at least two people were killed after gunmen ransacked a home in search of a regime figure once loyal to Moammar Gadhafi. Basem al-Tarhoni says angry residents in Tarhouna retaliated by torching the headquarters of some 100 fighters who helped topple the long...