| May 21, 2011
| 9:36 AM
TRIPOLI, Libya -- Angry Libyans armed with guns and a knife stormed a bus carrying foreign journalists on Saturday and a soldier fired volleys of gunfire into the air to disperse the crowd, a Reuters journalist on the bus said.
The attack reflected...
| May 28, 2011
| 8:50 AM
TRIPOLI (Reuters) -- NATO aircraft destroyed the guard towers at Muammar Gaddafi's compound in Tripoli, a NATO official said on Saturday, then staged a rare daytime air strike on the Libyan capital, heightening pressure on him to quit.
| Jun 19, 2011
| 8:29 AM
DAFNIYA, Libya (CNN) -- A NATO strike hit a residential neighborhood in Tripoli on Sunday, killing at least nine people and injuring six, Libya's government claimed.
"This is cold-blooded murder," government spokesman Musa Ibrahim said at the scene in...
| Mar 6, 2011
| 6:12 PM
Troops loyal to Muammar Gaddafi launched counter-offensives against rebel-held towns on Sunday, increasing fears that Libya is heading for a civil war rather than the swift revolutions seen in Tunisia and Egypt. The Gaddafi government proclaimed...
| Oct 21, 2011
| 11:28 AM
SIRTE, Libya -- Muammar Gaddafi made his final dash for freedom shortly before dawn prayers. Libya's leader, a few dozen loyal bodyguards and the head of his now non-existent army Abu Bakr Younis Jabr, broke out of the two-month siege of his hometown...
| Oct 20, 2011
| 1:23 PM
Omar Yaqub said he heard the happiest news he's ever heard Thursday morning when he got a phone call from a friend.
"I ran to the computer and I logged in and I saw it and I said, oh, the best news. I was extremely, extremely happy," Yaqub said.