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Video: Regime Change in Libya Mirrors Iraq: Both Efforts Led to Failed States &...

http://democracynow.org - As we speak with scholar Vijay Prashad about how the United States carried out regime change in Libya and left behind a...

War To ‘Stop’ War: Libya’s ‘Operation Odyssey Lightning’

Everyone seems to have a theory on how to obliterate ISIS, or “Daesh”. However, two points are rarely raised: one, concerning the...

War to “stop” War: Libya’s “Operation Odyssey Lightning”

Everyone seems to have a theory on how to obliterate ISIS, or ‘Daesh’. However, two points are rarely raised: one, concerning the origins of...

US Admits Boots on the Ground in Libya, But Will This Be Gaddafi 2.0?

On Wednesday, it was reported that Libyan militia groups supportive of the GNA, the Government of National Accord – the interim government installed by...
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Video: Tripoli-backed forces continue battle for Sirte, Libya

Libyan forces backed by the Tripoli-based government secured key positions in Sirte, liberating more of the coastal city that was captured by the so-called...

Is This the Real Reason the United States Is Suddenly Bombing Libya?

Last Monday, the Department of Defense held a press conference in which Pentagon Press Secretary Peter Cook disclosed to reporters that the United States...

Refugee deal with Libya ‘dangerous’ as there’s no effective government in Tripoli – Amnesty

Europe cannot strike a refugee deal with Libya, as recommended by Britain’s Home Affairs Committee,...

ISIS fills ‘vacuum of power’ in Libya left by US – VA senator to...

A Virginia state senator told RT that the US campaign against the Islamic State in the coastal city of Sirte, Libya is nothing but...

Stay Out of Libya

We’re back in Libya, with US warplanes bombing targets in the city of Sirte, on a mission that, according to...
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Video: Obama: US failed to plan for peace and security in Libya after toppling...

President Barack Obama took responsibility for not being 'sufficiently attentive' to the power vacuum in Libya after an international coalition toppled the country's ... Via...
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Video: Frozen Sovereign Funds Behind the Libyan ‘invitation’ to Bomb Sirte

Vijay Prashad said the Libyan Government of National Accord has been under pressure to invite the US bombing campaign because western governments ... Via Youtube
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Video: Intervention 2.0? US launches air strikes on ISIS targets in Libya

The US military has begun bombing targets around the Libyan city of Sirte, which is controlled by militias associated with Islamic State. The Pentagon...

Ron Paul on Libya War Escalation – Congress AWOL

The Obama Administration announced yesterday that it would begin a sustained bombing campaign against ISIS in Libya. The Administration said...
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Video: The Never-Ending War: U.S. Announces New Front Against ISIS in Libya

http://democracynow.org - The U.S. military carried out two airstrikes in Libya against ISIS fighters on Monday in the latest escalation of the U.S. war...

US ‘not sufficiently attentive’ to Libya aftermath, Obama says amid new airstrike campaign

President Barack Obama took responsibility for not being “sufficiently attentive” to the power vacuum in Libya...

US Airstrikes Hit Libya To Bolster UN-Created Government

The Pentagon has announced today that the US has begun conducting military airstrikes against Libya with the stated intent of defeating ISIS...

Gaddafi henchmen who stole millions from Libya found laundering money through British banks

Three of former Libyan dictator Colonel Muammar Gaddafi's henchmen have been found living comfortably in...

Hillary Clinton’s Libyan Fingerprints

Some Hillary Clinton backers now downplay the then-Secretary of State’s role in what has become a disastrous “regime change” war...

Libya’s Downward Spiral, Part 2

Syria’s new UN-approved government is little more than a loose alliance of militias loose alliance thrown together to provide Libya with a semblance of...
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Video: Libya combat action footage: Fighting ISIS in Sirte

Militia members loyal to the Libya's UN-backed Government of National Accord (GNA) continued their offensive against the so-called Islamic State in the coastal ... Via...

Libya’s Downward Spiral, Part 1

Behind the veil of NATO, the U.S. contributed heavily to the wholesale destruction of Libya. (Photo: Carsten ten Brink / Flickr Commons) Cross-posted from View...

Grim testimony of brutalized refugees fleeing through Libya

Horrifying testimony given by refugees who were subjected to rape, violence and exploitation while fleeing...

How Much Blame Should Hillary Clinton Bear for Libya?

The biggest blot on Hillary Clinton’s record as secretary of state – Libya – may have been a symptom of her stubbornness. (Photo: RedPepperCo.ug) Can...

British Troops Enter Syria and Libya to Ensure That War Outlives ISIS

The Normandy landings, launched 72 years ago this week, saw the opening of a second front against the Nazis in Europe by the US...
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Video: New Unity Government in Libya Overly Optimistic in Claiming an Offensive Against ISIS...

It is important to recognize that ISIS is not precisely a territorial group, says historian Vijay Prashad. Via Youtube
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Video: RAW: Militias capture ISIS ammo storage facility during offensive in Sirte, Libya

Misrata militias loyal to Libya's new Government of National Accord captured an ammunition storage facility reportedly belonging to the Islamic State during their ... Via...

MI6 won’t be charged over kidnap, torture of Libyans

Britain’s Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) announced Thursday that no charges will be brought against British...

UK pushes for UN arms embargo on Libya… after years of pouring in weapons

Despite sending weapons into Libya before and after the disastrous 2011 NATO intervention, Britain is...

‘Surgical shot to take out Gaddafi’: Trump explains how he would have ‘solved’ Libya

After spending his campaign saying that Libya was better off under Muammar Gaddafi, presumptive Republican presidential...

Libya’s ‘Chaos Theory’ Undercuts Hillary

Exclusive: Hillary Clinton’s Libyan “regime change” project remains in chaos with one U.S. official likening rival factions to rogue water “droplets”...

MI5, MI6 suffered ‘serious rift’ over Libya rendition flights & torture

Britain’s involvement in secret rendition operations during the ‘War on Terror’ caused a serious breakdown...

Bollywood-boarding: UK special forces in Libya ‘torture’ ISIS with Indian pop tunes

UK special forces operating in Libya are blasting Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) positions with...

Post-Gaddafi Libya’s ‘kind of a mess’: Obama regrets counting on allies too much

The US should have not relied on other members of its anti-Gaddafi coalition in 2011 to...

Libya: How to Bring Down a Nation

More than 30,000 Libyans died during seven months of bombing by an essentially tripartite force – France, Great Britain, United States – which clearly...
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Video: GoPro: Migrant boat capsizes in Med, 500 Libyans fight for lives amid Italian...

Some 500 asylum seekers were sailing from the Libyan coast to Sicily, Italy, when their boat capsized. The Italian coastguard provided them with lifejackets,...

Gunboat diplomacy: Cameron pledges warship & support to Libyan unity government

Britain must support the new Libyan unity government, Prime Minister David Cameron told G7 leaders,...

SAS destroy ISIS suicide truck in Libya in biggest UK military assault yet

British special forces destroyed an Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) suicide truck near the city...

Libyans wounded while fighting ISIS may get British hospital treatment

Libyan militia fighters wounded while engaging Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) in their country may be airlifted out for treatment in British hospitals, it...

US Set To Deploy (More) Ground Troops to Libya

The decision by President Obama, egged on by his then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, to depose Libya’s longtime leader Muammar Qaddafi in 2011, led...

Britain & Germany split over NATO’s military training role in Libya

NATO powers Britain and Germany are at odds over how to help Libya’s new so-called...
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Video: Libya combat footage: Bomb-dropping & on-ground fighting in battle against ISIS near Misrata

Misrata Air Base Media Office released footage which is believed to show Libyan Air Force jets bombing ISIS positions & Misrata forces pushing Islamic...

ISIS not in retreat, war in Libya could make matters worse – security expert

Claims that Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) is in retreat are mistaken and misleading, according...
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Video: Libyan central bank struggles to open Gaddafi golden coins vault, hires safecrackers

With Libya suffering dire economic problems, a stash of golden and silver coins worth $184 million locked in a Gaddafi-era vault in the eastern...
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Video: World powers up for arming Libyan government to counter ISIS

Members of the UN Security Council say they're ready to lift an arms embargo and supply the Libyan government with weapons to combat Islamic...

We’re jammin’! RAF fries ISIS communications in Libya with new high-tech plane

Royal Air Force personnel have tested out their new high-tech jammer plane by bombarding Islamic...

UN-brokered Libyan PM wants UN arms embargo dropped amid UK troop row

Amid rumors of a 1,000-strong UK deployment, Libya’s new leader Fayez al-Sarraj has called on...

Did You Know? US Special Forces Fighting in Libya and Somalia

Did You Know? US Special Forces Fighting in Libya and Somalia Daniel McAdams, May 13, 2016 With the ongoing larger...

EU’s Mediterranean anti-smuggling mission doomed without stable Libya – Lords

The EU’s operations to stop people trafficking in the central Mediterranean will not work without...
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Video: ISIS advances in Libya, seizes villages & crucial crossroads along Mediterranean coast

Islamic State has made significant advances in the last few days in Libya, seizing villages and crucial crossroads along the Mediterranean coast. The jihadists...
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Video: RAW: Moment of reported ISIS suicide blast in Libya

A suicide blast destroyed a vehicle driving in terrain just outside Abu Qurayn, Thursday, amid fighting between forces loyal to General Khalifa Haftar and...

‘Don’t expect a vote on sending troops to Libya,’ Foreign Office minister tells MPs

Plans to deploy 1,000 British troops to Libya without parliamentary approval are well underway, the...

'Too busy' Cameron won't show for Libya ‘sh*t-show’ war inquiry

Prime Minister David Cameron told the committee holding an inquiry into his 2011 Libyan campaign...

Seymour Hersh Says Hillary Approved Sending Libya’s Sarin to Syrian Rebels

Eric Zuesse, originally posted at strategic-culture.org The great investigative journalist Seymour Hersh, in two previous articles in the London Review of Books (“Whose Sarin?” and...

UK cannot ‘rule out’ deploying ground troops in Libya, Hammond says

British ground troops, supported by the Air Force and Navy, may go to Libya to...

No plan or ‘appetite’ to send combat troops to Libya – Hammond

British combat troops will not be deployed to Libya and any plans to do so...

UK in talks to deploy up to 1,000 troops to Libya as Hammond arrives...

European defense officials are to discuss sending thousands of troops to Libya. The talks come...
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Video: Clinton shifts blame for bombing Libya to Obama & Libyan people

Since NATO's intervention in Libya to topple Colonel Gaddafi in 2011, the country has suffered instability and political chaos. Hillary Clinton, who was US...

Clinton denies responsibility for Libya chaos, blames ‘obstruction of US efforts’

The US-led campaign in Libya left the country in chaos, but Hillary Clinton says she isn't to blame. The Democratic candidate said she exercised...
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Video: RAW: Smoke rises over Benghazi as Libyan army & militant forces continue fighting

Libyan army & militant forces continue fighting in militant-controlled areas of Benghazi, Libya's second largest city RT LIVE http://rt.com/on-air Subscribe to RT! Via Youtube

UK not going to Libya … but has boatload of crack troops quietly floating...

UK officials deny troops will go to Libya, refusing to comment on current SAS operations....

UK Special Forces are in Libya but govt silent, Crispin Blunt tells RT (VIDEO)

Britain’s SAS shadow war in Libya must be explained to the public, Foreign Affairs Committee...

Libyan unity government rejects British troops for anti-ISIS mission

British troops may not be deployed to Libya after all because the head of the...

Libya… Britain’s next Afghan disaster? UK colonel warns of ‘mission creep’

British plans to send troops to Libya could result in another Afghanistan-style disaster, according to...

‘Worst mistake as president’: Obama admits he had no plan after Libya regime change

Failing to plan for the aftermath of the US-led military intervention in Libya was President Barack...

Covering Up Hillary’s Libyan Fiasco

Exclusive: Despite Libya’s bloodshed and chaos, ex-Secretary of State Clinton still defends her key role in the 2011 “regime change,” but her reasons...

‘Paltry bone-throwing’: UN insider blasts Britain’s Libya aid efforts

Britain spent hundreds of millions of pounds on bombing Libya, but its post-war humanitarian efforts...

UK has moral obligation to resolve Libya ‘mess’ but troops would be seen as...

Britain is morally obliged to help solve the ‘mess’ it left in Libya, but troops...

Cleaning Up Hillary’s Libyan Mess

Exclusive: U.S. officials are pushing a dubious new scheme to “unify” a shattered Libya, but the political risk at home...

After British, Italian and French Denials: Libya, The Sequel

The prime minister promised, in September 2011, that he would “not allow Libya to turn into another Iraq” so he decided to lead international efforts,...

After British, Italian and French denials ; Libya – The Sequel

The prime minister promised, in September 2011, that he would “not allow Libya to turn into another Iraq” so he decided to lead international...
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Video: Blackwater Founder’s Latest Scheme: Money Laundering for Libyan Officials Through a Chinese Bank

http://democracynow.org - The Intercept reports that what began as an investigation into Blackwater founder Erik Prince's attempts to sell defense services in ... Via Youtube
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Video: Libya 5 years after NATO intervention: From one of richest nations in Africa...

On this day five years ago, a NATO-led coalition began its military intervention in Libya. French fighter jets were deployed over the African country...

Foreign Office forced to deny plans for Libya airstrikes, troop deployments

No UK troops will be deployed to Libya and airstrikes will not be extended to...

Send warships to Libya, break migrant trafficking ‘business model’ – Cameron

Warships are needed to disrupt people smugglers and stem the flow of migrants and refugees...

Egypt’s Sisi tells West ‘stay out of Libya’ amid talk of UK military intervention

British Prime Minister David Cameron will tell an EU summit on Thursday he’s ready and...

Selective memory? Clinton says US ‘didn’t lose a single person’ in Libya (VIDEO)

US Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton appeared to overlook the killing of four US citizens during an attack on the US diplomatic mission in Benghazi...

Exposing the Libyan Agenda: A Closer Look at Hillary’s Emails

Critics have long questioned why violent intervention was necessary in Libya. Hillary Clinton’s recently published emails confirm that it was less about protecting the...

Exposing the Libyan Agenda: A Closer Look at Hillary’s Emails

Critics have long questioned why violent intervention was necessary in Libya. Hillary Clinton’s recently published emails confirm that it was less about protecting the...
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Video: ‘Sh*t Show’: Obama blames Cameron & Sarkozy for ‘mess’ in post-Gaddafi Libya

US President Barack Obama has blamed UK Prime Minister David Cameron and other European leaders for the current chaos in Libya, saying he had...
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Video: Tunisia builds barrier on border with Libya to keep jihadists out

Fears that Islamic State violence could spread further in the Middle East has seen the Tunisia government resort to a sand barrier, in the...

Western powers prepare military operations in Libya

Via WSWS. This piece was reprinted by RINF Alternative News with permission or license. Niles Williamson The New York Times reported Tuesday that US Defense Secretary...

US generals to lawmakers: Libya a failed state, Iran a long-term threat

(RT) - Three top US military commanders told the Senate that the struggle against terrorists in...