Essential Reading to Understand The Headlines

Tuesday, March 1, 2011

Everyone is Desperate in Libya: Foreigners Want Out, West Wants In, Rebels Now Want Foreign Help, Oil Companies Want Rebel Assistance While Gaddafi is Losing Money

Desperate refugees jam Libya's borders - TODAYshow.com http://on.today.com/gj2Kvr

Oil groups seek Libyan rebels’ assurances http://on.ft.com/ieKCQq - FT.com

Gaddafi foes consider requesting foreign airstrikes as stalemate continues http://wapo.st/eaInN7

West chokes off funding to Gaddafi http://bit.ly/gdnyE8

Arab League to reject military intervention in Libya http://bit.ly/grH2Ik

UN Suspends Libya From Human Rights Council - WSJ.com http://on.wsj.com/fIFqBl

AFP: No NATO accord on Libya intervention: US http://bit.ly/g9rVCE

US weighs hit-and-run raids to disable Qaddafi's air capability http://www.debka.com/article/20716/

US to probe claims Gaddafi ordered Lockerbie bomb | Reuters http://bit.ly/g4FqC8

French Aid Bolsters Libyan Revolt - NYTimes.com http://nyti.ms/e0iicV