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How to spell “Muammar al-Gaddafi”

How to spell “Muammar al-Gaddafi”

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nickbilton:


Reporters gather in the NYT newsroom to welcome back 4 Journalists who were held hostage in Libya.

nickbilton:

Reporters gather in the NYT newsroom to welcome back 4 Journalists who were held hostage in Libya.

publicradiointernational:

The Newseum is a great resource to figure out how world newspapers are reporting on the Libyan attacks.

publicradiointernational:

The Newseum is a great resource to figure out how world newspapers are reporting on the Libyan attacks.

President Obama on enforcing UN no-fly resolution against Qaddafi: “Left unchecked, we have every reason to believe Qaddafi would commit atrocities against his own people… Our goal is focused; our cause is just; and our coalition is strong”; pledges not to commit ground troops in Libya and that US response “will not go beyond” the outlines of the UN resolution.

nationalpost:

Graphic: Gaddafi forces prepare for Tripoli battleArmy units, militiamen and foreign mercenaries loyal to Colonel Muammar Gaddafi are fortifying key positions in Tripoli, with tanks guarding major roads in an attempt to stem a revolt that is moving closer to the Libyan leader’s bastion in the capital.Crisis in Libya: ‘We will stand and fight’Gaddafi clings to power as battles rage across Libya

nationalpost:

Graphic: Gaddafi forces prepare for Tripoli battle
Army units, militiamen and foreign mercenaries loyal to Colonel Muammar Gaddafi are fortifying key positions in Tripoli, with tanks guarding major roads in an attempt to stem a revolt that is moving closer to the Libyan leader’s bastion in the capital.

Crisis in Libya: ‘We will stand and fight’
Gaddafi clings to power as battles rage across Libya

nationalpost:

Italy says 1,000 killed in LibyaMuammar Gaddafi’s increasingly desperate attempts to crush a revolt against his four-decade rule have killed as many as 1,000 people and split Libya, Italy’s Foreign Minister said on Wednesday.Gaddafi’s speech: Decoding a tyrant’s wordsAt a rambling 75 minutes long, with threats of violent reprisals against “greasy rats” and vague promises of reform to a Libyan constitution he ignores anyway, Muammar Gaddafi’s attempt to save himself through his dubious speaking abilities on Tuesday looked like “vintage Gaddafi” to some observers.John Ivison: Embracing Gaddafi was Canada’s shameCanadians shaking their heads in disbelief that such a monster is still in power should be aware of our own role in keeping him there.See all of Gary Clement’s cartoons

nationalpost:

Italy says 1,000 killed in Libya
Muammar Gaddafi’s increasingly desperate attempts to crush a revolt against his four-decade rule have killed as many as 1,000 people and split Libya, Italy’s Foreign Minister said on Wednesday.

Gaddafi’s speech: Decoding a tyrant’s words
At a rambling 75 minutes long, with threats of violent reprisals against “greasy rats” and vague promises of reform to a Libyan constitution he ignores anyway, Muammar Gaddafi’s attempt to save himself through his dubious speaking abilities on Tuesday looked like “vintage Gaddafi” to some observers.

John Ivison: Embracing Gaddafi was Canada’s shame
Canadians shaking their heads in disbelief that such a monster is still in power should be aware of our own role in keeping him there.

See all of Gary Clement’s cartoons

As I’m sure you’ve seen on Tumblr today, Gaddafi forces are using .50 bmg rounds against protesters. To make you feel a little worse about the world, here’s a video that shows exactly what that kind of ammunition can do to, well, anything.

abcnewsradio:

Protests Spread Across Middle East and Northern Africa: Interactive Map 
/via @ABC News
How to make a homemade tear gas mask.

How to make a homemade tear gas mask.