Posts Tagged ‘revolution’

45 persons sentenced to death over killing of 2011 revolution demonstrators

  • 15 August 2018 - 21:41
45 persons sentenced to death over killing of 2011 revolution demonstrators

Libyan Tripoli appeals court on Wednesday sentenced to death by firing squad 45 militiamen for killing demonstrators in Tripoli during the 2011 uprising against dictator Muammar Gaddafi, the justice ministry said. Dozens of demonstrators were killed on August 21, 2011 when pro-regime militiamen...

HoR-appointed CBL governor sold gold bars during 2011 revolution, leaks show

  • 27 December 2017 - 14:42
HoR-appointed CBL governor sold gold bars during 2011 revolution, leaks show

The newly appointed governor of the Central Bank of Libya (CBL) by the House of Representatives (HoR) in Tobruk, Mohammed Al-Shukri, has sold gold bars from the CBL during the February revolution in 2011, a leaked document circulated on social media and media outlets in Libya has shown. The...

September 25, a new revolution in Libya

  • 22 September 2017 - 16:39
Abdulkader Assad

Libyans brace for a new wave of nation-wide protests on September 25 to go out in public squares and chant their demands as well as rights against the current governing bodies from east to west. This new turning point is so reminiscent of the February revolution days, where all Libyans –...