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#Libya

# libya - Saturday 3 September, 2011

From The42 That was quick: Republic of Libya unveils new football kit Freedom!

That was quick: Republic of Libya unveils new football kit

The collapse of the Gaddafi regime can only mean one thing: a brand-spanking new kit for the Libyan national football team.

Libya's interim authority pledges move to Tripoli next week

Pro-Gaddafi forces continue to hold out in three areas of the country as the interim National Transitional Council promises democracy within 20 months.

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Nine things you need to know: IMF’s kind words as it offers more bailout funds, Anglo staff told to “party!” months before takeover, Cloyne response “imminent”, and time after AD…

# libya - Friday 2 September, 2011

The 9 at 9: Friday

Nine things you should know this morning…

Gaddafi: "I won't surrender"

The Libyan leader said that he and his forces are “not like women” and will keep on fighting.

# libya - Thursday 1 September, 2011

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The Daily Fix: Thursday

Catch up on the day’s biggest stories, as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed…

Libyan rebels round up black Africans

The African Union and Amnesty International have protested the treatment of black Africans inside Libya – following thousands bring rounded up and put in makeshift prisons on suspicion of being mercenaries.

11-year-old killed by celebratory gunfire in Tripoli

Dozens of people have been injured as rebel fighters shoot their guns into the air in Tripoli…

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things you should know this morning…

Leaders meet to discuss Libya's next step as Gaddafi brothers differ over conflict

Saif al-Islam and Saadi Gaddafi has words of defiance and acceptance last night as world leaders will focus on the future of Libya in Paris today.

# libya - Wednesday 31 August, 2011

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The Daily Fix: Wednesday

Catch up on the day’s biggest news stories, as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed.

Over €1 billion being flown to Libya in cash after UN release assets

The UN Security Council’s Sanctions Committee had frozen Libyan assets after civil war broke out in mid-February 2011.

Rebels 'closing in' on Gaddafi

The rebels have given pro-Gaddafi forces a deadline of Saturday to complete negotiations and surrender.

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Nine things to know this morning…

# libya - Tuesday 30 August, 2011

Libyan man suspected in British policewoman's killing found dead

Unarmed policewoman Yvonne Fletcher was fatally injured during a protest outside the Libyan embassy in London in 1984.

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The Daily Fix: Tuesday

A round-up of the day’s big stories, as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed.

Take 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

New granddaughter for Gaddafi after family flees to Algeria

Former UN Goodwill Ambassador Aisha Gaddafi, who was part of Saddam Hussein’s legal defence team in 2003, gave birth to a baby girl in Algeria today.

Libya demands return of Gaddafi family - and issues deadline for surrender

Rebel leaders want Gaddafi’s wife and three children to be returned by Algeria, where they fled yesterday.

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Nine things you should know this morning…

Gaddafi family flees Libya for Algeria

His wife and three of his children have arrived in Algeria amid calls for them to be brought back to Libya to be tried before Libyan courts.

# libya - Monday 29 August, 2011

Gaddafi's family flees to Algeria

The Algerian government says that Gaddafi’s wife, daughter, sons and grandchildren crossed over the border today.

Libyan rebels can't find 'up to 50,000' political prisoners

The incoming administration says it can’t account for tens of thousands of people arrested for anti-Gaddafi protests.

The 9 at 9: Monday

Nine things you should know this morning…

Watch: Lockerbie bomber found 'in a coma' in Tripoli Lockerbie This post contains videos

Watch: Lockerbie bomber found 'in a coma' in Tripoli

CNN tracked down Abdel Baset Ali al-Megrah to his home in Tripoli where he appeared to be close to death.

# libya - Sunday 28 August, 2011

Gaddafi offers to negotiate with rebels as shortages cripple Tripoli

Gaddafi’s spokesperson has said that the leader, whose whereabouts is unknown, is willing to enter power transfer talks.

# libya - Saturday 27 August, 2011

Concern for conditions in Tripoli as horror of hospital in Abu Salim revealed

Conditions inside some parts of Tripoli are described as dreadful as concern grows for the humanitarian needs of people in the Libyan capital.

# libya - Friday 26 August, 2011

Gaddafi's last stand? NATO attacks suspected bunker in hometown

Tripoli celebrates – though clashes continue – while NATO forces pound what is believed to be Muammar Gaddafi’s last hideout.

Ireland contributes €100k to emergency medical supplies for Tripoli Libya This post contains videos

Ireland contributes €100k to emergency medical supplies for Tripoli

Serious medical supply and staff shortages have left Tripoli hospitals unable to cope with the level of casualties from the Libyan conflict.

The 9 at 9: Friday

Nine things you should know this morning…

Libya's NTC moves to Tripoli as details of Gaddafi's bid to save regime revealed

New documents also reveal that Gaddafi’s adopted daughter, thought to have died 25 years ago, is alive.

# libya - Thursday 25 August, 2011

The Daily Fix: Thursday

Catch up on the day’s biggest stories and the bits and pieces you may have missed…

Take 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

Libya: Battles rage in Gaddafi strongholds as missed chance to capture leader revealed

Tripoli is under rebel control but pockets of Libya remain in the hands of pro-Gaddafi forces as it’s revealed that rebels missed their chance to capture him on Wednesday.

Four Italian journalists freed in Libya - paper

Four journalists who were kidnapped near Zawiya on Wednesday have been released, says a Milan newspaper, where two of the reporters worked.

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And how do you spell that? G.A.T.H.A.F.I.

Libyan rebels discover the elusive leader’s passport – and uncover the ‘correct’ spelling of his name.

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things you should know this morning…

Battles continue in Libya but still no sign of Gaddafi

Tripoli was reported to be much quieter overnight but still no sign of the embattled Muammar Gaddafi.

# libya - Wednesday 24 August, 2011

Rebels offer amnesty in attempt to hunt down Gaddafi

The rebels offer amnesty – and rewards of €1.4m – to anyone who captures the despot, whose whereabouts remain unknown.

Take 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.