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US Navy SEALs Take Over Rogue Libyan Oil Tanker

US Navy SEALs Take Over Rogue Libyan Oil Tanker

By Val Powell March 18, 2014

United States Special Forces took over an oil-filled commercial tanker that left a rebel-controlled Libyan port. The raid was intended to foil the rebels’ plans to sell petroleum on the global market. The raid took place on Sunday night in …

Nakoula Basseley Nakoula Arrested, Held Without Bail Nakoula Basseley Nakoula Arrested, Held Without Bail

Nakoula Basseley Nakoula was arrested yesterday in California on the charge of a parole violation. Nakoula is the man behind the controversial anti-Muslim film “Innocence Of Muslims”, which has spurred violent protests in Pakistan and is currently banned from YouTube …

Christopher Stevens Dies at 52, Ambassador to Libya Christopher Stevens Dies at 52, Ambassador to Libya
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The violence and bloodshed currently happening in Libya has cost many lives, and now, Christopher Stevens, the American Ambassador to Libya is one of them. Stevens died on September 11th of 2012. Prior to Stevens’ service in Libya, Stevens (a …

New Gaddafi Capture Video Hits The Web New Gaddafi Capture Video Hits The Web
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It’s been four days since the death of former Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi, and a new video of his capture has hit the internet. It’s the clearest video yet of the moments after Libyan rebels took him under their control, …

Muammar Gaddafi Dead According To Reports: Twitter Reacts Muammar Gaddafi Dead According To Reports: Twitter Reacts
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According to the National Transitional Council in Libya, the current de-facto rulers of Libya, former leader Muammar Gaddafi has succumbed to multiple wounds and died. Apparently, Gaddafi was captured and shot in both legs near dawn on Thursday. He was …

Google Maps Acknowledges Libyan Rebels Google Maps Acknowledges Libyan Rebels

It’s likely most average Joes view the concept of maps, especially online services like Google Maps, MapQuest, etc, as benign objects designed to get people from one place to another, or, perhaps, give users a better idea of their surroundings. …

Mohammed Gaddafi Captured While Speaking With Live TV Mohammed Gaddafi Captured While Speaking With Live TV
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The incredible video that’s coming up in this article comes courtesy of The Telegraph, and while it’s only in the audio format, it’s very clear what’s going on. Simply put, it’s the live feed of Libyan rebels capturing Mohammed Gaddafi, …

Libya Protest Tweets Mapped Using Google Maps
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An activist has put together a Google Maps mashup, mapping out tweets from those involved in the protests in Libya. 

Laptops for Libya

One Laptop Per Child, a U.S. based nonprofit organization has come to terms on an agreement with the Libyan government that will provide low-cost educational laptop computers by 2008 to the country’s 1.2 million school children.

U.S. Oil Companies Back in Libya

Occidental Petroleum says that it will resume operations in Libya after 19 years now that it has been given 9 exploration blocks there.