Daily Archives: June 2, 2011

Defection of Libya’s oil minister confirmed


Shukri Ghanem who is a former Libyan Prime Minister and oil minister, has finally surfaced in Rome, where he has announced his defection from the Libyan regime. Ghanem stated that he could not continue in the country where there is … Continue reading

Posted in Libya

Death of Pakistani journalist – was it the work of the ISI?


The BBC reports on the kidnap and murder of a 40 year old Pakistani journalist who had been at the forefront of exposing Al Qaeda and other terrorist groups penetration of the military. It has been claimed that the journalist … Continue reading

Posted in Pakistan

Syrian authorities attempt to whitewash death of Hamza


Call me a person who is very cynical when it comes to the propaganda that comes from any Middle East regime. The parents of Hamza said that he had marks on his body that indicate that he was tortured and … Continue reading

Posted in Iran, Islam, Libya, Syria, theocracy

UN report on Libya – critical of both sides


According to this report by the BBC the UN has issued a report on war crimes that is critical of both sides in the conflict: Rights experts said they found evidence of crimes including murder and torture, in a pattern … Continue reading

Posted in Libya