Gaddafi family

Radio flourishing in post-Gadhafi Libya

New radio stations run by young volunteers broadcast everything from music and comedy shows, to how to treat captured Qaddafi soldiers.

Gadhafi’s son accused of war crimes, mass killing in Libya

Fireworks mark the third anniversary of the killing of Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi.

Violence still rules in Libya on the third anniversary of Gaddafi’s death


These Libyan refugees feel trapped in Tunisia, and there’s not much they can do about it

Conflict & Justice
IDP camp near Tripoli

Gaddafi supporters face a tough future in the new Libya

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Libya chemical weapons

The chemical weapons have been destroyed, not in Syria, but in Libya

Conflict & Justice

While all the attention is focused on Syria’s chemical weapons, Libya has secretly destroyed its last remaining batch.

Libyans wage battle over last holdout of Muammar Gaddafi supporters

Bani Walid, in western Libya, is the last holdout of deposed and killed Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi. In the revolution that deposed him, Bani Walid never fell to the rebels, and has since openly continued to profess allegiance to the dead dictator. But now, a conflict has erupted between the Libyan government on one side, and Bani Walid leaders.

In Gaddafi’s hometown of Sirte, mixed feelings on ‘free’ Libya

Sirte was the location of some of the fiercest fighting of Libya’s revolution, the final holdout and the place where Muammar Gaddafi himself holed up in his last weeks and days. Now, as Libya awaits results of its first, free elections, not everyone in Sirte is equally excited.

BBC reporter who stayed in Libya through civil war releases new book

Arts, Culture & Media

Rana Jawad lived in Libya for years before the country was ripped apart by civil war and the Arab Spring. So when most western journalists pulled out, Jawad stayed. She reported on-air until that became impossible, but continued to report online until Gaddafi was killed. She’s realeased a book with her story.

Libyan government trying to recover assets from toppled dictator Gaddafi

As Libya moves into a post-Moammar Gaddafi world, the government is trying to recover the assets that Gaddafi had stashed overseas for his own, personal fain. They’re working, for example, to seize a luxury mansion in the U.K.