Liberals in Lybia Claim the Lead in Elections

Last Saturday (July 06) Libya held its first countrywide elections in nearly fifty decades since the former dictator Muammar Gadhafi was executed by the rebels. The results of the election could still be days away from an official number. However the unofficial and partial counts...

Libyan Former Oil Minister found Dead in Vienna

Shokri Ghanem, the former Oil ministry of Libya was found dead last Sunday in the Danube River in Vienna, Austria. Ghanem was a member of Moammar Gadhafi government, however he deserted the country after the opposition and NATO cornered the deceased Libyan leader. Ghanem corpse...

The Arab Spring and its prognosis

It is a fact that the year of 2011 will be remembered as the year that ended the dictatorship of several Middle Eastern countries. The hostilities that led to the disposal of several governments started on January 25 when the people started a non-violent campaign with...

Gadhafi Son Tried to Escape to Mexico

Saadi Gadhafi, son of the fallen Libyan dictator, Moammar Gadhafi attempted to secretly escape to Mexico with false documents. The Mexican Interior Minister, Alejandro Poire, informed that three people have been implicated in the plot a Canadian, a Dane, and a Mexican. Saadi...

Libya has New Interim Cabinet

Libya’s National Transitional Council (NTC) recently announced a new government. Abdurrahim El-Keib, the NTC’s prime minister, announced last Monday the new cabinet. The defense minister is Osama Al-Juwali, commander of the Zintan Brigade, the one that led the push for Tripoli in...

International Court Would Judge Gadhafi’s Son

The International Criminal Court’s (ICC) prosecutor stated that Libya could trial Gadhafi’s son at home, but The Hague court will help and their judges must be involved. Luis Moreno Ocampo was in Tripoli this Tuesday to talk with the new Libyan leaders about the trial of Seif...

Gadhafi’s son Will Be tried in Libya

The son and heir ever Muammar Gadhafi, who was killed Oct. 20, will stand trial in Libya and will not be delivered to the International Criminal Court (ICC) announced yesterday the Libyan minister of information. Shammam Mahmud said the National Transitional Council of Libya will...

El-Keib Seeks to Reunite Libya

The Libyan new Prime Minister, Abdurrahim El-Keib, began to assemble his cabinet this Tuesday with the hopes of uniting the different groups that overthrown the former dictator Muammar Gadhafi. Some of the relations that El-Keib has in the capital could help him to balance...