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Heavy-Handed Politics

"€œGod willing, with the force of God behind it, we shall soon experience a world
without the United States and Zionism."€ -- Iran President Ahmadi-Nejad

Friday, November 14, 2008

Uprising spreads to second city in Libya

World Tribune —
CAIRO — Fighting between opposition forces and the regime of Col. Moammar Qaddafi has spread in Libya as thousands of government troops have been rushed to several cities.

Libyan opposition sources said tribes and other unemployed young men were battling regime forces in at least two cities in the North African state. The sources said the Qaddafi regime has imposed a news blackout as well as laid siege to the cities.

"The regime is pouring in thousands of forces in several cities in Libya to prevent the spread of a revolt," an opposition source said.  [continue]


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