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Support Wanes for Libya Policy

Both realists and idealists are disappointed with Obama's policy on Libya.Amiel Ungar, 4/26/2011, 11:34 PM

Zuma Zooms in to Libya

South Africa's Jacob Zuma may effectively undercut the diplomatic legitimacy of the Libyan interventionAmiel Ungar, 4/12/2011, 12:47 AM

Stalemate Scenario in LIbya

The defection of Moussa Koussa was balanced by growing skepticism about the intervention in Libya.Amiel Ungar, 4/3/2011, 11:13 PM

NATO Bomb Kills 13 Libya Rebels

NATO planes enforcing the UN sanctioned no-fly zone over Libya on Friday have killed 13 rebel fighters; Qaddafi doesn't want ceasefire.Gabe Kahn., 4/3/2011, 10:00 AM

Qaddafi Strikes Back!

Following a wild two-day 300km advance, Libya's rebels are on the run as Qaddafi hits back and the allies reach for popcorn.Gabe Kahn., 3/31/2011, 10:03 PM

Libyan FM Defects to UK

Libya's foreign minister defected to Britain while London expelled five other Libyan diplomats from the country.Chana Ya'ar, 3/31/2011, 6:14 PM

Obama Has a Problem in Libya

Obama has tried to have a broad coalition, the UN's blessing and Qadhaffi's ouster at the same time. He may have to part with one or more wish.Amiel Ungar, 3/31/2011, 12:07 AM

Clinton Opens Door to Arm Rebels

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton says, “There could be a legitimate transfer of arms [to Libyan rebels] if a country were to choose to do so". Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 3/29/2011, 9:57 PM

Qaddafi's Soldiers Fight On

Although the London Conference views Qaddafi's departure as inevitable, on the battle front the rebels are on the run. NATO bombs Tripoli.Aryeh Ben Hayim, 3/29/2011, 8:21 PM

Obama's Non-Doctrinaire Doctrine

Barack Obama sought to position himself at the center in the debate on Libya. He will now be hostage to future events in Libya and elsewhere.Amiel Ungar, 3/29/2011, 8:05 PM

Rebels Eye Qaddafi’s Home Town

Qaddafi’s soldiers flee Western bombing offensive, allowing rebels to retake the oil port of Benghazi and prepare to fight for Qaddafi’s home town.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 3/28/2011, 10:09 AM

House Speaker Boehner

With a series of deft questions, House Speaker John Boehner attempts to force Barack Obama to show his hand or call his bluff.Amiel Ungar, 3/25/2011, 12:13 AM

Libya Is No Turkish Delight

Turkey bitterly opposed the intervention in Libya, but may have to modify its policy or allow France to get the credit.Amiel Ungar, 3/25/2011, 12:06 AM

Qaddafi Fights On

After five nights of continued coalition airstrikes, Qaddafi's forces continue to shell key rebel cities as Libya's bloody civil war continues.Gabe Kahn., 3/24/2011, 7:42 PM

Qaddafi's Air Force Non-Existent

The Libyan Air Force no longer exists as a fighting force according to British Royal Air Force Air Vice-Marshal Greg Bagwell.Gabe Kahn., 3/23/2011, 11:08 PM

Russia Tandem on the Rocks

It iz difficult to reconcile the positions of Vladimir Putin and Dimitry Medvedev on Libya. Is this a real or staged conflict?Amiel Ungar, 3/23/2011, 10:50 PM

Eagle Down Pilots Safe

The US was fortunate that the crew of the F-15 is safe. In previous US engagements captured pilots were grist for the enemy propaganda mill.Aryeh Ben Hayim, 3/22/2011, 4:36 PM

Kucinich: Impeach Obama On Libya

Some democrats want Obama impeached for failing to properly consult Congress before joining international intervention in Libya. Gabe Kahn., 3/21/2011, 5:19 PM

Mideast Wars: Qaddafi a Target

Western allies bombed Qaddafi’s compound. The dictator’s whereabouts are not known. British Defense Secretary: Qaddafi a 'legitimate target.' Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 3/21/2011, 3:41 PM

Amb.Tweets Reporters' Release

The Turkish ambassador to the US tweets the release of four NY Times reporters held captive by forces loyal to Libyan dictator Muammar Qaddafi.Gabe Kahn., 3/21/2011, 3:14 PM

The Abstainers - Germany

Chancellor Merkel would like to stay in power and it therefore does not pay to jeopardize her coalition by joining the attack in Libya. Amiel Ungar, 3/20/2011, 9:42 PM

The Abstainers - China & Russia

Both Russia and China refrained from wielding their veto feeling they had bigger fish to fry.Amiel Ungar, 3/20/2011, 9:32 PM

Qaddafi Arms Citizens

Qaddafi terms international forces “Hitler” and plans to arm citizens in response. Russia, Arab League criticize international action.Maayana Miskin, 3/20/2011, 8:50 PM

Qaddafi: Western War on Islam

Western nations continued to bomb Qaddafi's bases and an air field. He calls the West “terrorists.” US: We stopped his offensive against rebels.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 3/20/2011, 2:38 PM

U.S. Launches Missiles in Libya

Obama goes to war: U.S. Tomahawk missiles hit near Tripoli and Misrata as American, British and French forces take action against Qaddafi.Gil Ronen, 3/19/2011, 11:09 PM

UN Approves No-Fly Zone

The UN Security Council passes a resolution approving a no-fly zone over Libya as Qaddafi threatens to enter Benghazi and crush the revolt.Elad Benari and Gavriel Queenann, 3/18/2011, 3:11 AM

Bahrain Cracks Down, More Unrest

Bahrain has cracked down on growing unrest, arresting six opposition leaders. Six people have died in the violence.Chana Ya'ar, 3/17/2011, 5:26 PM

Libya May be the Next Somalia

Either dictator Qaddafi will be victorious, or Libya will split into “Somalia-like” segments, U.S. expert says. Obama administration disagrees.Maayana Miskin, 3/11/2011, 12:06 PM

US Evicts Libya from Washington

The U.S. is moving to close the Libyan embassy in Washington D.C. and freeze its diplomatic ties with the Qaddafi-led government in Tripoli.Chana Ya'ar, 3/10/2011, 10:27 PM

Qaddafi Bombs Oil Refinery

For the first time, Libyan dictator Muammar Qaddafi's government forces bombed a major oil facility on Thursday. Chana Ya'ar, 3/10/2011, 10:26 PM

‘Syrians Flying Libyan War Jets'

Libyan insurgents claim to have shot down two warplanes. Their pilots' identity cards and accents indicated they were from Syria.Aryeh Ben Hayim and Tzvi Ben Gedlyahu, 3/8/2011, 3:01 PM

NATO Mulls Action in Libya

US President Barack Obama said Monday that NATO is considering military action in Libya. Both sides to the civil war trade charges of intervention.Chana Ya'ar, 3/8/2011, 4:43 AM

Chavez Offers Qaddafi Mediation

Venezuela's Chavez offers Libyan dictator Qaddafi his help negotiating with rebel forces.Maayana Miskin, 3/6/2011, 7:51 PM

Qaddafi Massacres, Troops Rebel

Qaddafi’s army massacres dozens of women and children and attacks ambulances as heavy fighting reaches Tripoli. Many soldiers join rebels.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 3/6/2011, 9:23 AM

Obama Rattles Saber on Libya

Obama commits US military to relief operations, but wants the consent of 'international peers' before intervening in Libya's bloody crisis. Gabe Kahn., 3/4/2011, 12:29 PM

Libya Probe at ICC in The Hague

The International Criminal Court at The Hague is opening an investigation into alleged war crimes in Libya.Chana Ya'ar, 3/3/2011, 8:32 PM

Qaddafi Stockpiled Mustard Gas

A watchdog group confirms that Libyan dictator Muammar Qaddafi has 10 tons of mustard gas stockpiled. Opponents fear he may use it on them.Chana Ya'ar, 3/2/2011, 5:06 PM

Arabs: 'No Foreigners in Libya'

Arab foreign ministers are slated to reject all forms of foreign intervention in Libya in a vote at the Arab League Council meeting in Cairo.Chana Ya'ar, 3/2/2011, 1:42 PM

US Warships Pass Through Suez

The US is moving warships, planes and troops to eastern Libya and two assault ships passed through the Suez Canal Wednesday morning.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 3/2/2011, 10:06 AM

'Qaddafi is my Jewish Cousin'

INN TV meets with Gita Boaron, who claims that she is the cousin of Libyan leader Muammar Qaddafi.Elad Benari and Yoni Kempinski, 3/2/2011, 2:17 AM

Libya Suspended from UN Council

UN General Assembly passes a resolution suspending Libya from Human Rights Council.Elad Benari, 3/2/2011, 1:15 AM

Libya Faces Western Intervention

America, Britain weigh the possibility of military intervention in Libya as Qaddafi loyalists urge war “until the last bullet.”Maayana Miskin, 3/1/2011, 4:02 PM

Video: Burning Photos of Gaddafi

A new YouTube posting shows protesters in Libya burning photos of Gaddafi. Thousands flee the country. Transitional government formed.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/28/2011, 10:18 AM

Gas Prices Soar to 7.30 Shekels

Gasoline prices hit all-time high despite tax cuts as battles rage in Libya. Maayana Miskin, 2/27/2011, 8:59 PM

Turkey Backs Libya at UN

Turkish Prime Minister Erdogan accused the United Nations of being concerned primarily with Libya's oil supply, rather than its people.Chana Ya'ar, 2/26/2011, 11:33 PM

Libyan Civilians Armed, UN Meets

Libyan dictator Muammar Qaddafi has armed civilian supporters in Tripoli as the UN mulls sanctions to bring the chaos to an end.Chana Ya'ar, 2/26/2011, 8:45 PM

Protesters March on Tripoli

Anti-regime protesters in Libya have pushed back Qaddafi's troops, and are marching on Tripoli. Qaddafi loyalists open fire in mosque.Maayana Miskin, 2/25/2011, 10:25 AM

EU,US Consider Libya Sanctions

EU members meet to discuss immediate sanctions on Libya, while in the US, Obama does the same, but refrains from telling Qaddafi to step down.Elad Benari, 2/24/2011, 3:12 AM

PM Lets 300 Arabs 'Return' to PA

Hundreds of Arabs from Libya will be allowed to seek refuge in Judea and Samaria. Netanyahu: This isn't the 'right of return.'Maayana Miskin, 2/23/2011, 9:58 PM

Analysis: Obama Mum on Qaddafi

INN's world news analyst Amiel Ungar explains why Obama is holding back, although Libya seems to call for a more interventionist attitude.Amiel Ungar, 2/23/2011, 9:35 PM

Obama Cautious Amid Massacre

The Italian Foreign Minister said more than 1,000 people probably have been killed in Libya. Obama under GOP pressure to condemn Qaddafi.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/23/2011, 5:59 PM

Qaddafi to Blow Up Oil Pipeline

Qaddafi is threatening to blow up oil facilities, a source told TIME magazine. Oil prices soar and gasoline in Israel will cost more next month.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/23/2011, 9:15 AM

UN Condemns Libya Violence

UN Security Council condemns violence against Libyan protesters, calls on Gaddafi to allow entry of medical and humanitarian supplies.Elad Benari, 2/23/2011, 2:18 AM

Gaddafi: I Will Die as a Martyr

Gaddafi vows he “will die as a martyr” and blamed everyone from Al-Qaeda to the USA for the rebellion. Obama refrains from denouncing him.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/22/2011, 7:25 PM

Libya Still on UN Rights Panel

Libya remains on UN Human Rights Council as it attacks civilians with tanks and planes. Mass exodus of foreigners.Obama silent. Oil prices soar. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/22/2011, 5:37 PM

Gaddafi on TV: I’m in Tripoli

Libyan leader dispels rumors that he has fled the country to Venezuela. Meanwhile, his diplomats renounce the violent acts towards protesters.Elad Benari, 2/22/2011, 3:11 AM

Libyan Officers Ask Malta Asylum

Two Libyan air force colonels piloting two Mirage jets arrived in Malta on Sunday, asking for political asylum.Chana Ya'ar, 2/21/2011, 10:32 PM