Turkey moves forces to Syrian border - TheDCNF

World | Zachary Huffman

Turkey’s PM has pledged to help rebels unseat Syria’s ‘bloody dictator and his gang’

Ivory Coast standoff ends with strongman's capture - AP

World | admin

French, UN, and Ivorian troops finally ended the struggle in the Ivory Coast by capturing ex-president Laurent Gbagbo

Israel asks for Goldstone Report to be repealed - AP

World | admin

Israeli Prime minister Netanyahu begins a campaign to have the report, alleging Israeli war crimes in the Gaza strip, be rescinded

CIA operatives in Libya to gather intelligence on rebel fighters - WaPo

World | interns

The Obama administration is sending CIA operatives into Libya to ascertain whether the rebels have any connections to radical Islamic groups

US and Britain may arm Libya rebels if Gaddafi clings to power - The Guardian

World | interns

UK and US officials have made the argument that former bans against supplying arms to Libya do not apply to the rebel forces

Rebels flee counterattack in Surt, Libya - LAT

World | interns

Forces loyal to Muammar Gaddafi push back against the rebels trying to seize his home city

Jeremy Morlock to testify against fellow 'kill team' troops - First Post

US | interns

American Army Corporal agrees to take a 24 year sentence in exchange for his testimony against others accused of murdering Afghan civilians for entertainment

Cost of campaign in Libya could wipe out GOP's spending cuts - The Hill

Politics | interns

Some say that the US military in Libya is costing $100 million per day

Intervening in Libya was a mistake

op-ed | Adam Salmon

I wish that Obama had had the strength and conviction to trust his gut.

Americans say yes to no fly zone, no to ground troops - CNN

World | interns

Poll shows that the plan for the no fly zone over Libya is largely supported, but fears of another Iraq push out the idea of ground troop commitment

Leave Libya alone

Opinion | Malou Innocent

America shouldn’t intervene in Libya.

US freezes Gadhafi assets, closes Libya embassy - AP

World | admin

The US gov. claimed that it only waited to freeze the assets until most American citizens were out of the country and the embassy shut down

Gadhafi's vow: Will fight to 'last drop of blood' - AP

World | admin

Long time Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi announces that he refuses to step down and would rather become a ‘martyr’

Egypt echoes across region: Iran, Bahrain, Yemen - AP

World | admin

Protesters across the Arab world draw inspiration from the victory in Egypt

Petraeus predicts intensified fighting in 2011 from desperate Taliban - AP

US | admin

‘They have to fight back, they’re losing momentum that’s quite clear’

Egypt: Mubarak forms reform committees - AP

World | admin

Mubarak: Egyptians ‘should not be detained, harassed or denied their freedom of expression’

Day of departure? Egypt protesters fill square - AP

World | admin

Protesters seeking Mubarak’s ouster appear undaunted and determined after their camp withstood two days of street battles

Egypt army deploys to separate opposing protesters - AP

World | admin

Prime Minister Ahmed Shafiq told state TV that the attack Wednesday on the anti-government protesters was a ‘blatant mistake’

U.S. and China in standoff over space missiles - Telegraph

US | interns

Wikileaks files reveal military posturing between the US and China over satellite destroying missiles