NATO Intensifies Attacks, Fighting Continues

1 Tripoli, Jun 15. -NATO fighter planes intensified their attacks on Wednesday on civilian and military targets in the capital and surrounding areas, where fighting continued between rebels and troops loyal to Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi. After Tuesdayâ�Ös deadly attacks, NATO warplanes and choppers bombed Firnag, one of the most populated areas of the capital, and Ain Zara, causing an

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South Africa Says Gaddafi Is Ready for Truce

2 Pretoria, May 31. -After holding talks in Tripoli with Muamar Gaddafi, South African President Jacob Zuma said the Libyan leader is ready to carry out an African Union (AU) roadmap for solving the crisis in the North African country. Zuma returned Tuesday to Pretoria after a mediation mission to Tripoli and described his talk with Gaddafi as detailed and

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Libya: Under Western Military, Media Seige

1 Tripoli, May 19. -Pro-Gaddafi forces clashed Thursday with armed rebels, backed by NATO air raids, in different areas of the country, while the government denied reports of desertions by officials and relatives of the Libyan leader. Gadaffi's supporters claimed to control strategic territories in the western highlands after intensifying their counteroffensive against opposition militias that attempted to establish another

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