Combats Get Stronger in Sirte, Libyan Capital Remains in Tension

3 Tripoli, Oct 15. -Libyan insurgents used many tanks and heavy artillery in Sirte to try to submit Gadaffi loyalists while tension prevails in this capital after clashes in Abu Salim.The National Transitional Council (NTC) forces continued its destructive offensive downtown Gadaffi home town although more cautious than last Friday because of lack of experience in street fight. Eyewitnesses told

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US Authorities Discover Drug Trafficking Border Tunnel

13 Washington, Nov 27. -U.S. authorities detected a tunnel used by drug traffickers to avoid surveillance at the Mexico border, the Fox television network reported Friday. Agents seized an unspecified quantity of marijuana and arrested an unspecified number of people. The media was expecting more information on the matter Friday. A special task force on tunnels in San Diego, California,

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Cuban Rat Pesticide Used in 22 Nations

3 Cienfuegos, Sep 12. -Biorat, a biological rodenticide, is being successfully used in 22 nations in Africa, Latin America and Europe. Produced by the Cuban pharmaceutical company LABIOFAM, it is the only biological product marketed worldwide, the National News Agency (AIN) reported. Matanzas, Habana and Cienfuegos provinces are where the formula is processed, made up of unhulled rice to obtain

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