Mubarak ordered back to prison Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak has been ordered back to prison from military hospital. Mr Mubarak's retrial will open on 11 May, a Cairo appeals court says. More
African growth 'to outpace world' Sub-Saharan Africa's economic growth is set to outpace the global average over the next three years, according to the World Bank. Higher commodities, increasing investment and a general pick-up in the world economy should all boost the continent's growth to more than 5%. More
‘You lost’ — reporters at State say UNESCO vote isolates U.S. from world opinion (and possibly from intellectual property enforcement) Below is the transcript of the amazing interchange yesterday between State Department spokesperson Victoria Nuland and AP’s Matt Lee, among other reporters at the daily briefing. The reporters have had it with the emperor’s new clothes. Matt Lee points ... 11/1/2011 - 9:00 pm | View Link
In a pure coincidence, Gaddafi impeded U.S. oil interests before the war Oil companies had been forced to give their local subsidiaries Libyan names, the cable said. . . . The entire article is worth reading, as it details how Gaddafi has progressively impeded the interests of U.S. and Western oil companies by demanding a ... 06/11/2011 - 5:28 am | View Link
The1986 La Bella bombing was really done by Israel, not Libya They destroyed the home of Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi and Gaddafi himself ... The KGB and GRU found out about the "seed key" used by NSA as a master key" to unlock encoded communications transmitted by Crypto AG machines. Pollard's intelligence take ... 03/20/2011 - 1:00 pm | View Link
New clashes reported in Tripoli; U.S. citizens to evacuate SANAA, YEMEN - Heavy gunfire was reported in Tripoli Wednesday, as anti-government demonstrators clashed with loyalists of Libyan leader Moammar Gaddafi. The longtime dictator is vowing to "fight until the last drop of my blood" to maintain his 41-year ... 02/22/2011 - 6:02 am | View Link
U.S. was amused by Britain's 'paranoid' fears over the special relationship, WikiLeaks reveals Tories promised 'pro-American regime' Gaddafi left enriched uranium on runway Hillary Clinton ... according to leaked diplomatic cables. Deputy chief of mission Richard LeBaron even suggested that it would be possible to take advantage of British longing ... 12/3/2010 - 9:29 pm | View Link
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Astrology: Muammar al-Gaddafi, date of birth: 1942/06/07 ... Astrology: Muammar al-Gaddafi, born June 7, 1942 in Qasr Abu Hadi, Horoscope, astrological portrait, dominant planets, birth data, heights, and interactive chart ... 12/22/2014 - 4:09 am | View Website
Contents of the United States diplomatic cables leak ... The United States diplomatic cables leaked by WikiLeaks contained personal analyses of world leaders by U.S. ambassadors in their corresponding countries and ... 12/22/2014 - 3:19 am | View Website
Libyan Civil War (2011) The Libyan Civil War, also referred to as the Libyan Revolution, was a 2011 armed conflict in the North African country of Libya, fought between forces loyal to ... 12/21/2014 - 7:41 pm | View Website
Gates of Vienna After being taken down twice by Blogger within a single week, we got the message: It’s Time To Go. Gates of Vienna has moved to a new address: 12/21/2014 - 1:50 pm | View Website
Mon, 22 Dec 2014 20:18:02 GMTBY MICHAEL WEISSENSTEIN AND ANDREA RODRIGUEZ
ASSOCIATED PRESSHAVANA — Cuba is open to all of U. S. President Barack Obama’s moves to improve relations and strengthen private enterprise and civil society on the island, the country’s head of North American affairs said Monday.
In Cuba’s first detailed public res
Mon, 22 Dec 2014 20:16:02 GMTBY ERIC TUCKER
ASSOCIATED PRESSWASHINGTON — North Korea is experiencing widespread Internet outages. One expert says the country’s online access is “totally down.”
It’s not immediately clear if the Internet connectivity problems were an act of retribution for a major intrusion at
Mon, 22 Dec 2014 20:14:02 GMTBY IVAN MORENO
ASSOCIATED PRESSDENVER — Colorado lawmakers may have to refund money to taxpayers sooner than they initially expected.
Refunds are a sign of Colorado’s booming economy. But it also means lawmakers will be restricted in how much money they’ll be able to keep and spe
Mon, 22 Dec 2014 20:14:02 GMTTHE ASSOCIATED PRESSDENVER — A windy winter storm expected to bring up to 2 feet of snow to parts of Colorado’s mountains is creating dangerous conditions in the high country.
The storm, fueled by moisture from the Pacific Northwest, moved in Sunday morning and the sno
Italy's antitrust authority has fined travel planning website TripAdvisor 500,000 euros ($600,000) following complaints of improper business practices lodged by a national hoteliers' association and a consumer protection agency.