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Defiant Gaddafi vows to die as martyr, fight revolt
By IBT Staff Reporter on 02/22/11 AT 1:44 PM
Muammar Gaddafi vowed to die in Libya as a martyr in an angry television address on Tuesday, as rebel troops said eastern regions had broken free from his rule in a burgeoning revolt.
Unrest expanding in Libya
on 02/18/11 AT 11:33 AM
The ruler of Libya, Colonel Moammar Gadhafi, has deployed security forces throughout the country to quell further unrest in the country following the deaths of at least two dozen protesters in rallies across the count
As Mideast seethes, 3 dead in Bahrain bloodshed
on 02/17/11 AT 12:51 PM
Unrest spread across the Middle East and North Africa on Thursday as Bahrain launched a swift military crackdown on anti-government protesters and clashes were reported in Libya and Yemen.
Gaddafi supporters rally amid reports of unrest
on 02/17/11 AT 11:56 AM
Hundreds of supporters of Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi rallied on Thursday but there were reports of unrest in several locations as the opposition called for a day of anti-government protests.