Aug 22, 2011
Rebels are claiming they are in control of most of the Libyan capital Tripoli, although state TV is still airing pro-Gaddafi programmes. Heavy fighting has been reported near the Libyan leader’s residence. Earlier three of his sons were said to have been arrested. Following a night of chaos in the capital, crowds were seen in the city’s central square with people waving revolutionary flags. Dr. Franklin Lamb – the director of Americans for Middle East Peace who was shot by sniper on Sunday- says Gaddafi may be preparing a massive counter-attack.
This article was posted: Monday, August 22, 2011 at 3:46 am