Essential Reading to Understand The Headlines

Monday, February 21, 2011

Libya on the Brink of Civil War As Ghadafi Fights to the Bitter End While US, Russia and BP Pack Their Bags


Ghadafi ordered air force to fire on military installations http://bit.ly/hk3qFS

Libya defectors: Pilots told to bomb protesters flee to Malta | The Guardian http://bit.ly/hLbjlk

Libya envoy accuses Kadhafi of 'genocide' - The Economic Times http://bit.ly/gJlsDa

Central government building on fire in Libya - World news - Mideast/N. Africa - msnbc.com http://on.msnbc.com/g4jBEo
      
AFP: Libyan uprising a 'foreign plot': Kadhafi son http://bit.ly/hIUMYB
  
Libya: protests gather pace as Gaddafi's son vows to fight to the end - Telegraph http://bit.ly/h2ehGo

Hezbollah slams 'crimes committed by Gaddafi regime' http://bit.ly/hcos04

Peres: Instead of ME without Israel – a Libya witout Gaddafi http://www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-4032036,00.html
 
Venezuela denies reports Gaddafi on his way there | Reuters http://reut.rs/h4M7bX

UPDATE 1-U.S. orders non-emergency staff to exit Libya | News by Country | Reuters http://bit.ly/gZYYeY

Russians Pulled Out of Rebellious Libya | News | The Moscow Times http://bit.ly/h8mStr

BP prepares to evacuate staff from Libya http://www.chron.com/disp/story.mpl/ap/top/all/7438904.html