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Fighting for control of Libya

Chaos continued to reign in Libya Friday as pitched battles flared along the western region of the coast and people tried to escape the area.

Chaos continued to reign in Libya Friday as pitched battles flared along the western region of the coast and people tried to escape the area.

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Violence worsens in Libyan capital
Article | BENGHAZI, LIBYA - Government paramilitary forces opened fire Friday on protesters who swarmed the streets of Tripoli in what opponents hoped would be a final push to topple Moammar Gaddafi's regime. Witnesses described multiple casualties from the fiercest violence yet in the Libyan capital.
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Rebel army may be formed as Tripoli fails to oust Gaddafi
Article | BENGHAZI, LIBYA - Col. Moammar Gaddafi faced fresh setbacks domestically and internationally early Sunday with opposition forces in eastern Libya preparing to dispatch a rebel force to his stronghold in Tripoli and the United Nation's imposing military and financial sanctions while raising the s...
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U.S. ratchets up pressure on Gaddafi
Article | Moments after a charter aircraft departed Libya with all remaining U.S. diplomats there Friday, the Obama administration shuttered the U.S. Embassy in Tripoli and moved to freeze assets in this country belonging to leader Moammar Gaddafi, his family and his government.

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