23 Mar '11, 1am

Libya frees journalists: TRIPOLI: Three journalists including two AFP employees held by Libyan leader Muammar al...

Libya frees journalists: TRIPOLI: Three journalists including two AFP employees held by Libyan leader Muammar al...

TRIPOLI: Three journalists including two AFP employees held by Libyan leader Muammar al-Gaddafi's forces since the weekend have been released in Tripoli, an AFP journalist said early Wednesday. AFP chairman Emmanuel Hoog on Tuesday appealed to Gaddafi to free the three, who were seized by Libyan troops near the eastern city of Ajdabiya on Saturday. A driver hired by Dave Clark and Roberto Schmidt, who went missing in eastern Libya last week, said they were arrested on Saturday along with Getty photographer Joe Raedle. Clark, a reporter, and photographer Schmidt had not been heard from since Friday evening. Driver Mohammed Hamed told AFP that on Saturday morning he took Briton Clark, Schmidt, who is of joint Colombian and German nationality, and American Raedle from Tobruk towards Ajdabiya, where Gaddafi loyalists have been battling eastern rebels. They encountered a convoy...

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Defiant Gaddafi says Libya ready for battle

channelnewsasia.com 23 Mar '11, 3am

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A defiant Muammar Gaddafi said Libya is 'ready for battle' as Western leaders mulled over their next steps

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straitstimes.com 23 Mar '11, 10am

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NATO to take command in Libya

NATO to take command in Libya

channelnewsasia.com 24 Mar '11, 8pm

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straitstimes.com 22 Mar '11, 4am

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Oil prices climb amid Libya fighting

channelnewsasia.com 22 Mar '11, 8pm

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Allied forces attack Libyan

sg.news.yahoo.com 20 Mar '11, 3am

The US, Britain and France pounded Libya with air strikes and Tomahawk missiles on Saturday, sparking a furious response f...

Libya declares new ceasefire amid fresh Western attacks

Libya declares new ceasefire amid fresh Western...

channelnewsasia.com 21 Mar '11, 3am

TRIPOLI: Explosions rocked Tripoli as Western forces staged fresh air strikes to halt Muammer al-Gaddafi's attacks on civi...

Britain said it was only attacking military targets in Libya

Britain said it was only attacking military tar...

straitstimes.com 20 Mar '11, 10am

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NATO to police Libya skies

channelnewsasia.com 25 Mar '11, 4am

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Gaddafi supporters form human shield to protect...

todayonline.com 23 Mar '11, 9pm

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Libya a warning to Mideast authoritarians: Ban

Libya a warning to Mideast authoritarians: Ban

channelnewsasia.com 21 Mar '11, 3am

CAIRO: The Libya war and revolutions in Egypt and Tunisia should be a warning to authoritarian leaders in the Middle East ...

India 'regrets' air strikes on Libya

straitstimes.com 20 Mar '11, 11am

NEW DELHI - INDIA expressed regret on Sunday over the multinational air strikes on Libya, appealing in a foreign ministry ...

African Union demands \"immediate\" halt to Libya attacks

African Union demands \"immediate\" halt to Lib...

channelnewsasia.com 20 Mar '11, 2am

NOUAKCHOTT: The African Union's panel on Libya Sunday called for an "immediate stop" to all attacks after the United State...

French warplanes in Libyan skies to stop Gaddaf...

channelnewsasia.com 19 Mar '11, 5pm

AL-MARJ, Libya: French warplanes overflew Benghazi on Saturday to prevent air strikes on the rebel bastion and were ready ...