Posts Tagged ‘Benghazi’

  • Mo Mohammed Nabbous Benghazi TV Libya Alhurra first missing, then found, then finally gone, A Martyr
    “I am not afraid to die, I am afraid to lose the battle” – Mohammed Nabbous, Benghazi martyr today. Omar Al-Mukhtar would be proud. @ChangeinLibya. Mohammed Nabbous – known as Mo to the world – has been with the Libyan revolution from the beginning. I tuned into his Livestream Libya Alhurra broadcast from the first night on Feb 19, exactly...
    by at March 19th, 2011 at 02:03 am
  • NATO fiddles while Benghazi burns under full scale assault by Gaddafi
    AFP: Free Libya jet shot down over Benghazi this am A full assault is happening in Benghazi right now. Rockets and bombing have rocked residential areas. Tweets of civilians being shot as they flee their homes. Tweets also of assault from the sea. The hotel where journalists stay has been bombed. All hell is breaking loose. What did the United States, United Kingdom, France...
    by at March 19th, 2011 at 01:03 am
  • “If we stop now, we get killed anyway,” says a young woman from Benghazi
    These are the words of a Libyan young woman from a YouTube video of an AJE segment on the efforts to help the war by the women of Benghazi.  The women of Benghazi: http://bit.ly/fPkanq. “If we stop now, we get killed anyway,” she explains. Her words echo the sentiment underlying the religious fervor with which the untrained, lightly armed freedom fighters...
    by at March 10th, 2011 at 02:03 pm
  • Two videos of Free Libya: 50,000 Benghazi women and Battle Wounds
    These two videos on YouTube tell different stories about the Uprising for a Free Libya. The first shows 50,000 women demonstrating in the streets of Benghazi. TheoCHLibyaAlhurra. “Benghazi 50,000+ Women Take to the Streets for a Free Libya.” http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gjPblrKLARs The second is a heart-wrenching slide show of the pain and suffering...
    by at March 9th, 2011 at 08:03 pm
  • Formula for hallucinogenic drugs (Halwasa) on Benghazi poster
    formula for Halwasa Here’s a poster from Benghazi with the formula to make Halwasa – the hallucinogenic drug that Gaddafi claims incited the youth of Libya to rise up against him.
    by at March 9th, 2011 at 10:03 am
  • Iman Bugaighis is spokeswoman for Libyan Provisional Transitional National Council
    A community volunteer and a woman has the job of spokesman for the Libyan Provisional Transitional National Council in Benghazi. Iman Bugaighis was an original member of the self-appointed “Feb. 17 Revolution” committee of 13 members which ran the city from a courthouse from the first days of the successful takeover by euphoric young revolutionaries. Her LinkedIn...
    by at March 7th, 2011 at 05:03 pm
  • With our souls, with our blood, we will sacrifice ourselves for you Benghazi!
    The battle cry in the streets of Benghazi Libya was a simple and direct chant. Nothing was going to stop the protesters. Bullets didn’t, although it stopped about 300. “With our souls, with our blood, we will sacrifice ourselves for you Benghazi!” Notice they said “souls” instead of “lives.”
    by at February 20th, 2011 at 09:02 pm
  • Watch celebration in Benghazi Libya
    You realize what a small place Benghazi Libya is and hopefully can understand the impact of 200 protesters losing their lives. And that’s not to mention the hundreds that are seriously wounded by high caliber bullets from machine guns, helicopters etc. These guys look like they think they have won. I pray they are right!  According to my twitter sources, the fight...
    by at February 20th, 2011 at 02:02 pm
  • Tweets from @ShababLibya in last hour
    we did it we did it, radio benghazi is free, a sat channel will be on air shortly god willing, we did it OURSELVES thanks for all support http://libya.blog-video.tv/spread to all media right away truth from ON THE GROUND in Benghazi now now spoken to a person in benghazi, the city is free although some mercenaries knocking about, they are trying to rally Tripoli though please...
    by at February 18th, 2011 at 12:02 pm
  • Libyans and Bahrainis being shot down in the streets
    Live ammunition is being used on the streets of Manama, Bahrain and in several cities in Libya, with the most violent in Benghazi. In Bahrain, peaceful demonstrators are being shot with a special buckshot. The crowd has even been attacked by military helicopters according to a phone interview from Bahrain with Mohammed Al Maskati of the Bahrain youth movement. A doctor...
    by at February 18th, 2011 at 10:02 am