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Libya’s lasting transition

 When rebel forces took control of Libya’s capital in August 2011, the first flag to be hoisted atop Bab Al Aziziya, Gaddafi’s palace in Tripoli, …

Gen. Khalifa Haftar: Libya’s next strongman?

General Khalifa Haftar is a former Gathafi loyalist who in the past year became Libya’s most prominent “rogue general” and is now head of the internationally recognised national army.

The Libyan disaster

Femi Akomolafe writes on the disaster that is Libya today, three years after NATO’s leaders and their planes brought “democracy” and “freedom” to the North …

This Can’t Be NATO’s Libya!

In November 2010, the “Working Group” of the UN Human Rights Council held its ninth session in Geneva and considered, under Item 6, the human …