• Muammar Gaddafi

    Defiant Gaddafi vows to die as martyr, fight revolt

    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.
  • Pro-government supporters hold posters of Libyan leader Gaddafi as they chant slogans during a demonstration in Tripoli

    Unrest expanding in Libya

    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
  • Military tanks are seen on the road to the Pearl Roundabout in Manama

    As Mideast seethes, 3 dead in Bahrain bloodshed

    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.
  • Muammar Gaddafi

    Gaddafi supporters rally amid reports of unrest

    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.