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Libya Receives Weapons from Belarus

The Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) says that it suspects that Libya received a shipment of military equipment from Belarus – just as the government is alleged to have begun a violent crackdown on protesters. SIPRI says an Ilyushin-76 aircraft left a military base near the Belarusian city of Baranovichi and landed at the […]

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Largest Cities in Libya

The media always have a tendency to exaggerate and get very excited about news of all sorts, but the hysteria regarding the ‘popular revolutions’ in MENA (Middle East, North Africa) countries has reached fever pitch. The ‘revolution’ in Libya is not remotely like that of Egypt or Tunisia. The picture painted in the media is […]

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