Libya’s liberation: interim ruler unveils more radical than expected plans for Islamic law

Libya’s interim leader outlined more radical plans to introduce Islamic law than expected as he declared the official liberation of the country.

Richard Spencer Telegraph [UK] 23 Oct 2011

Mustafa Abdul-Jalil, the chairman of the National Transitional Council and de fact president, had already declared that Libyan laws in future would have Sharia, the Islamic […]

Khadhafi dead: Clinton promises Libya a bonanza

Jim Kouri Law Enforcement Examiner 10/20/2011

The Obama Administration’s celebration of the killing of Libyan dictator Moamar Khadhafi by rebel fighters is expected to result in a financial bonanza for that war-torn nation’s fledgling government. During a meeting with leaders from the National Transitional Council yesterday, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton promised that the United […]

US reviews Libya rebel request to open Washington embassy

The United States said it was reviewing a request by Libya’s rebels to open an embassy in Washington, following Britain’s decision to expel diplomats from Muammar Gaddafi’s regime.

The Telegraph [UK] 27 Jul 2011

State Department spokesman Mark Toner said the rebel National Transitional Council on Tuesday submitted a formal request to open what the […]