Libya Newslinks 1 July 2011

1 July 2011 — williambowles.info

Libya’s women-at-arms
Washington Post
Among Moammar Gaddafi’s most ardent loyalists are a core of Libyan women who have risen to high-profile roles in the police, military and government and credit Gaddafi with giving them greater career avenues than many of their sisters elsewhere in the …
http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/libyas-women-at-arms/2011/06/30/AGM4qVtH_gallery.html

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Libyan war updates/Stop NATO news: July 1, 2011

1 July 2011 — Stop NATO

  • Libya: 13,324 NATO Sorties, 5,005 Strike Missions
  • NATO Preparing Ground Operation In Libya: Russian Envoy
  • NATO Chief: Main Objective Is To Topple Libyan Government
  • Saudis Tell NATO Of ‘Untold, Dramatic Consequences’ Regarding Iran
  • Singapore Troops Decorated For Serving NATO In Afghanistan
  • NATO’s Caucasus, Central Asia Representative Headed To Azerbaijan

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Why is the flotilla heading for Gaza to break the blockade? Nadezhda Kevorkova on Flotilla Free Gaza 2

1 July 2011 — RT

freedom-2.jpgAthens : Passengers on the US Gaza-bound boat, ‘The Audacity of Hope’ prepare to set sail from Athens on June 30, 2011 to join the flotilla to Gaza. (AFP PHOTO/ JEAN-PHILIPPE KSIAZEK )

In May, Egypt announced that it was lifting the blockade of Gaza from its side. This has prompted many to wonder why the upcoming Gaza flotilla is necessary. We found some compelling reasons.

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Gaza Freedom Flotilla 2: Call the Greek Embassy now July 1st 11:30…

Call the Greek Embassy now!

July 1st – 11:30 am

We urge you to immediately contact the Greek Embassy in Washington, DC at 202-939-1300 or the Greek consulate in your city. Tell them to let The Audacity of Hope leave Athens safely and sail to Gaza.

Right now there is a stand off between the boat and the Greek Coast Guard. No one is moving and it is not clear what will happen next.

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US: inspiring attacks from within — RT

1 July 2011 — RT

Three men convicted of trying to blow up synagogues in New York have each been sentenced to 25 years in prison. But the case has raised allegations of entrapment, after they were actually incited by the FBI, and handed fake bombs.

­Critics claim it was a set-up, but the judge said her hands were tied.

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Gerald Celente: “Austerity riots will come to the US” — RT

1 July 2011 — RT

More and more of the world economy is crumbling and America doesn’t seem too far behind.

While riots erupt in Greece over austerity measures imposed by the government, back home lay-offs are rampant on Wall Street with Goldman Sachs relieving over 200 employees from their positions today. Is there a way out before Americans begin to emulate the Greeks?

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Gerald Celente: "Austerity riots will come to the US" — RT

1 July 2011 — RT

More and more of the world economy is crumbling and America doesn’t seem too far behind.

While riots erupt in Greece over austerity measures imposed by the government, back home lay-offs are rampant on Wall Street with Goldman Sachs relieving over 200 employees from their positions today. Is there a way out before Americans begin to emulate the Greeks?

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The Anti-Empire Report by William Blum – Libya: Unending American hostility

1 July, 2011 — www.killinghope.org

Libya: Unending American hostility

If I could publicly ask our beloved president one question, it would be this: “Mr. President, in your short time in office you’ve waged war against six countries — Iraq, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Somalia, Yemen and Libya. This makes me wonder something. With all due respect: What is wrong with you?”

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