Wednesday, 27 June 2012

Twit Archive - 10-30 April 2011


Lots more on Libya, plus a couple of links to the Weimar Art blog to posts Ride a Bike and With Love From Russia. The above image comes from that Russia post, a photo by Dmitry Debabov, The “Krasin” ice-breaker in the Arctic, 1936.

Tweets below the fold.




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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

Yvonne Ridley's head explodes:"I was wrong to oppose mil. intervention.No ifs buts or maybes; I was wrong wrong wrong." http://bit.ly/mfKScE

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bengidley Ben Gidley


The Ben Gidley Daily is out! http://bit.ly/giaRiz Top stories today via @jewcymag @phillip_blond @dannybirchall @kelliestrom

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bobfrombrockley Bob Gordon


The Bob From Brockley Daily is out! http://bit.ly/eSvqH7 Top stories today via @jim_jepps

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

Gadafi wants "Nato to stop the coalition's air strikes against his country" http://bbc.in/ieflYN because attacking #Libya is his job.

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

Gadafi wants "talks with Nato to stop the coalition's air strikes against his country." http://bbc.in/ieflYN What fool hack wrote that line?

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cjchivers CJ Chivers


Today's NYT Report on the Fighting in Libya. - …is here. ABOUT THE PHOTOGRAPHS At top: Smoke and dust rise... http://tumblr.com/x1q2bl2ugv

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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"went to the square to celebrate..they just started hitting us w. batons" @guardian interview with @GazaYBO gu.com/p/2zmxb/tw #Gaza #Hamas

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

Guardian UK: Radio Free #Libya shakes up Gadafi regime from #Misrata guardian.co.uk/world/2011/apr… (would've been better without Robin Williams guff )

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seaofliberty seaofliberty


Guardian UK: Radio Free Libya shakes up Gaddafi regime from Misrata - #iranelection #Libya - guardian.co.uk/world/2011/apr…

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SultanAlQassemi Sultan Al Qassemi


AFP: US raps Bahrain over speed of trial with which it sentenced four protesters to death http://bit.ly/j1QTC6

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septimius_sever septimius severus


BBC News - Libya: Nato says Gaddafi tried to mine Misrata harbour - http://bbc.in/m36XIs #libya #feb17

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

Al Jazeera reports today on #Libya fighting at #Tunisia border #Dehiba #Wazin crossing, http://youtu.be/1x17tN7rumk and english.aljazeera.net/news/africa/20…

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radwanziadeh Radwan Ziadeh


My intervention on behave Syrian HR at UN HR Coucil Geneva http://www.fidh.org/International-crimes-are-being-perpetrated-by-the #Syria

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ObligedtoOffend James Bloodworth


Obliged to Offend: Thomas Paine on monarchy and hereditary succession bloodworthweb.blogspot.com/2010/11/thomas… via @ObligedtoOffend


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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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@dandrezner Royalist forces detain zombie revolutionaries in Brockley, London: gu.com/p/2zme5/tw More links here: http://bit.ly/lt9E4e

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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Royalist forces detain zombie revolutionaries in Brockley, London gu.com/p/2zme5/tw via @bobfrombrockley also Francis http://bit.ly/lt9E4e

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bobfrombrockley Bob Gordon


Royal wedding protest: three anti-capitalist activists arrested in #brockley gu.com/p/2zme5/tw (via @brockleycentral

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

Re. prev. tweet, a company in Islington, London, exported incendiary bombs to Germany as late as 1938, later dropped on London in the Blitz.

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

2010, Danish Justice Min. allowed export air def. software to #Libya by DK co. via UK co. Not sent before UN sanctions. http://bit.ly/kSVkIZ

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fpleitgenCNN Frederik Pleitgen


#libya. Eyewitness: FF take back Dehiba border crossing from Gaddafi forces after losing it earlier. Gaddafi troops flee into Tunisia.

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ianbirrell ianbirrell


Ex-head of Bahraini security agency accused of torture, beatings & electric shocks among royal wedding guests http://bit.ly/jQXA0Z

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

Al Jazeera's Anita McNaught reports on the uprising in Nalut #Libya http://youtu.be/NtqOV7i8ak8 via http://feb17.info/

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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MT @CharleyParkerLC Hobo Lobo of Hamelin, side-scrolling multi-plane webcomic by Stevan Zivadinovic @MrHoatzin L&C post http://is.gd/Cxr6oV

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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MT @CharleyParkerLC Hobo Lobo of Hamelin, side-scrolling multi-plane webcomic by Stevan Zivadinovic @MrHoatzin L&C post http://is.gd/Cxr6oV

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habibahamid habiba hamid


"@VOAMiddleEast: US Envoy Sees Splits in Gadhafi Camp http://ow.ly/1cnfDp"

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cjchivers CJ Chivers


strange litter of battle for misrata: bright red streamers spread among rubble. the stabilizing ribbons of MAT-120 cluster bombs.

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HalaGorani Hala Gorani


From CNN UN bureau: UN to hold open televised SC meeting on #Syria shortly. Comes after UNSC failed to reach agreement on a statement.

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bobfrombrockley Bob Gordon


The Bob From Brockley Daily is out! http://bit.ly/fqxgxu Top stories today via @louiseellman @pubphilosopher1 @bungatuffie @jim_jepps

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

Scott Peterson, CS Monitor, Libya's western mountains - a hidden war in the fight against Colonel Qaddafi csmonitor.com/World/Middle-E…

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kraftgenie kraftgenie



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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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MT @HMS_Nonsuch RN largest warship #HMS_Ocean sails to join Cougar 11 exercise & #Libya stand-by bit.ly/fnvwlp via @GreyFunnelLine

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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MT @HMS_Nonsuch Danish Air Force 26 April forsvaret.dk/FTK/Nyt%20og%2… {dk} 8 precision bombs on command bunkers, ammo dumps, #Misrata & SW of #Surt

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

Al Jazeera's Anita McNaught, reporting from Nafusa mountain range #Libya http://youtu.be/k3CHBnOmGnE

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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RT @cjchivers More explosions and aircraft noise over/near #Misrata. Some explsns very large. NATO=busy this evening. Ship holding offshore.

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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RT @hurryupharry The Bolivarian Kiss of Death: Chavez has backed Assad. Is he doing it for laughs now? http://bit.ly/htyxQY

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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For regime or people? One passes, other endures MT @foreignoffice @WilliamJHague "..our long-standing support for #Yemen" http://ow.ly/4HhvR

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

Alex Crawford, Sky News, in #Misrata recently, interviewing captured Gadafi conscripts & mercenaries http://youtu.be/0jRbxlVQuO4

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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Out of fashion MT @habibahamid Perhaps the death penalty is not a good look for Bahrain right now, as its rule of law is in question overall

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eyemagazine Eye magazine


50 Watts’ Polish Book Cover Contest, http://bit.ly/dYv8tH – ‘submission fee is zero dollars, made payable to the Ghost of Jan Lenica’ #books

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bengidley Ben Gidley


The Ben Gidley Daily is out! http://bit.ly/giaRiz Top stories today via @citiesmigration @dougsaunders @modernityblog @normblog

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Galrahn Raymond Pritchett


Just read great email from sailor on USS Bataan discussing historical footsteps being followed as ship approaches Libya militaryhistory.about.com/od/battleswars…

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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Gamma International, a UK company, "offered spy software" to #Egypt secret police: http://bit.ly/gjME0c by @EliLake via @modernityblog

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modernityblog modernity blog


Middle East Roll Up. http://wp.me/p4XPG-3bd

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AnorakMagazine Anorak Magazine


Follow up to our favourite Butterfly Ball: The Peacock Party. Hanutingly beautiful (thank you Adam Higton for prezzie). http://bit.ly/dWEax6

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kemc Kathleen McLaughlin


A Chinese space station by 2020 (China Daily) http://bit.ly/eUHp8h

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bengidley Ben Gidley


The Ben Gidley Daily is out! http://bit.ly/giaRiz Top stories today via @lindasgrant @cohendave @kelliestrom @goldsmithsleu @tinatinde

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

@deppey Thanks for the RT!

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wissamtarif wissamtarif


Update for International community: Talk to the future, it is in the streets of #Syria & stop the befriending dictators bad habit.

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JustAmira Amira Al Hussaini


How come no one blames #Tunisia and #Egypt for fueling protests across the Arab world. I saw how it happened: I swear they started it!!

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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Click on "gas" in the story & you can buy a gas cooker. MT @seaofliberty Jerusalem Post: Iranian poison gas ship seized http://bit.ly/gMhqJw

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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@fpinternational Blog post: Red Army comics from The Soviet Invasion of Finland 1939-40, Carl Van Dyke http://bit.ly/fNRtsl

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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@deppey Blog post: Red Army comics from The Soviet Invasion of Finland 1939-40, Carl Van Dyke http://bit.ly/fNRtsl

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

Blog post: Remembrance in St. Petersburg, & Red Army comics from The Soviet Invasion of Finland 1939-40, Carl Van Dyke http://bit.ly/fNRtsl

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EnoughGaddafi Enough Gaddafi


Source in Nalut said 'seems like Gaddafi forces that left Misrata came here' as substantial forces visible, more than before #libya #feb17

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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Bullets, RPGs, pick-up trucks, bulldozer & a hatchet MT @Tripolitanian Battle to Take over #Gaddafi HQ /Hospital http://youtu.be/7iy4fsaD3Ug


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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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“..the day they pay me I’m gone" RT @blakehounshell . @Tom_Rayner says his minders in Tripoli think Qaddafi is finished blogs.news.sky.com/frontlineblog/…

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AlMasryAlYoum_E Al-Masry Al-Youm


Iran, Iraq sign agreements on Iranian opposition http://ow.ly/4G0Vf #Iraq #Iran

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EANewsFeed EA WorldView


#Syria First-Hand: "People were cut down like weeds in a field" http://tinyurl.com/3greu79 #p2 #tcot #Mar15 #Assad #IranElection

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modernityblog modernity blog


Holocaust Denier Hawks His Wares Around The US. http://wp.me/p4XPG-3aW

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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Physicians for Human Rights: Bahrain gov continues to abduct physicians RT @angryarabiya Bahrain: FREE THE DOCS! http://bahrain.phrblog.org/

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blakehounshell Blake Hounshell


Ha RT @BeirutCalling: As a British national, will Asma Assad follow the UK Foreign Office advice to leave #Syria?

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alanfaherty Alan faherty

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@Tripolitanian I also think its time #Ireland to recognize the #NTC

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peraltenberg Per Altenberg

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@Tripolitanian I think it's time for #Sweden to recognize the #NTC.


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peraltenberg Per Altenberg

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@Tripolitanian I think it's time for #Sweden to recognize the #NTC.

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I think it's time for the #UK to also recognize the #NTC

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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@Dima_Khatib No, tweet what you like, but to endorse something quoting apologist for dictatorship is damaging, be better to give more info.

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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@Dima_Khatib Seven retweets so far, with no caution or context. Not good for the health of the fight for freedom, not good for a reputation.

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shadihamid Shadi Hamid


Still waiting for 1st Arab leader to voluntarily initiate real democratic transition. They'd get respect & great legacy

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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@Dima_Khatib @modernityblog @Susana_Khalil Enough links here on Israel Shamir to keep anyone busy: http://bit.ly/bundles/bobfrombrockley/2

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

@Dima_Khatib @modernityblog @Susana_Khalil ... Israel Shamir is also supporter of dictatorship in Belarus.

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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@Dima_Khatib @modernityblog @Susana_Khalil Like the need to educate on false anti-imperialism of Gadafi, also a need on Shamir, racist and..

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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@Dima_Khatib That the Israel Shamir stuff needs a health warning is clear, even with Google Translate adding to the insanity. @modernityblog

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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@bobfrombrockley That @STWuk video is close to satire: Mao cap, oil war, "UN, yes, but no, but!" @modernityblog http://bit.ly/eSvqH7

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bobfrombrockley Bob Gordon


The Bob From Brockley Daily is out! http://bit.ly/eSvqH7 Top stories today via @seaofliberty @martinmargins @barkingside21

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annagueye Anna Gueye


Art, Genocide, and Handbags citizenreporter.org/2011/04/artgen…

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ChangeInLibya Mhalwes


Misrata: This is the "vegetable market" as it was liberated. Notice the tanks hiding inside shops. youtube.com/watch?v=cdHok-… #libya #feb17

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lebeeya Lebeeya


Pimp my ride - a Libyan-made Tank in Misrata by the freedom Fighters. http://twitpic.com/4ouyeh

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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"Mauritanian mercenary, 14 years old," in #Misrata MT @ShababLibya spokesman says captured Gaddafi troops treated well http://bit.ly/dOqR8U

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

Libyan revolutionaries rush aid to besieged Western Mountains | Libya TV english.libya.tv/2011/04/23/lib… via @LibyaTV

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leighblue Leigh Caldwell


If #YesToAV could just use this cartoon to explain their argument, the campaign would be over much quicker http://j.mp/evdX9a

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chrisalbon Christopher R. Albon


8 Must-Follow Twitter Feeds for Syrian Protests: http://bit.ly/gbjKN4

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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Reuters #Libya Save the Children, sexual violence against children unconfirmed but consistent reports http://dlvr.it/PTpTD via @NewsInLibya

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monakareem Mona Kareem


Today, for the first time ever, #Saudi women got to register to vote in municipal elections. Oh, I love 2011

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seaofliberty seaofliberty


Pedestrian: Iranian State Media Covers Syria - #iarnelection #iran - http://bit.ly/g9EYaK

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hudduh Huda A


Child soldiers sent by #Gaddafi to fight: http://tinyurl.com/4x97mbl #Libya #feb17

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

#Misrata not known to have large or dominant tribes, casting doubt on Gadafi gov. claim they might fight rebels - AP http://dlvr.it/PT3G1

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NewsInLibya News in Libya


Rebels in besieged Libyan city claim a victory: Associated Press - 23 April 2011 10:28-04:00 Copyright 2011 The... http://dlvr.it/PT3G1

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bengidley Ben Gidley


The Ben Gidley Daily is out! http://bit.ly/giaRiz Top stories today via @modernityblog @jewcymag @normblog @resonancefm @kelliestrom

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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@ThinkStrat Nowhere that I know of, and no-one that I know of said that it would.

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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@ThinkStrat Who said intervention 1 place would stop repression elsewhere? That's different than saying 1 repression can encourage another.

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

Blog post, #Syria, #Bahrain, and strategic interest. http://bit.ly/eq4U8g

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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@ThinkStrat Re. Syria and Bahrain further undermine.. OK it's just a tweet, but how you figure that? Ongoing brutal suppression both places.

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LibyaFeb17_com LibyaFeb17.com


Captured Gaddafi soldier said the army had been ordered to withdraw - #libya #feb17 - goo.gl/6jpsz

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LibyaFeb17_com LibyaFeb17.com


A doctor in Misrata loses his children but works to save others - #libya #feb17 - libyafeb17.com/2011/04/doctor…

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abuaardvark Marc Lynch


Abrams on Bahrain: "It is difficult to understand why King believes this path leads anywhere but exile in London." http://on.cfr.org/gsyzM3

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abuaardvark Marc Lynch


Great piece RT @mattduss New article: Iran’s Shirin Ebadi Calls On U.S. To Strengthen International Human Rights Law http://bit.ly/g74HPq

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mcleoddk Dara McLeod


Very interesting take on the Mortenson story: http://nyr.kr/gp3Cid

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RamyRaoof Ramy Raoof


police fired live rounds at crowds of protesters in different parts of #Uganda http://goo.gl/hN7r5


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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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"Libya, help them finish the job" RAF image RT @LibyaWatan old poster from the WWII, how appropriate.#Libya #Feb17 http://twitpic.com/4nqe76

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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Who's disorganised? RT @FP_Magazine .@JoshRogin: U.S. aid to Libyan opposition held up at White House http://on.fb.me/dZCCW4 #FPonFB

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

RT @dangerroom Pentagon: Robot War Over #Libya Begins In 3… 2… 1… http://bit.ly/fzY2yC

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

Scott Lucas on BBC World Service: military advisors to #Benghazi #Libya not like Vietnam enduringamerica.com via @enduringamerica

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OnlyOneLibya ProudLibyan


For those who say the USA/EU want to steal Libya's oil, how is that exactly done? Will they do it @ night? Will there be a stickup? How?

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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RT @UKinLibya CO Blog from #Benghazi: Barrie Peach - No Going Back blogs.fco.gov.uk/roller/peach/e… #Libya #Feb17

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LibyaFeb17_com LibyaFeb17.com


RT @AJELive: #Libya rebel forces have taken control of border post on the #Tunisian frontier http://aje.me/h2Ppei

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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#Libya "partition means an open wound… will be exploited by extremism… leaders should not let this happen" reut.rs/dYc2o5 via @Kempo50

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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RT @modernityblog #Bahrain Ruling Elite Attack Doctors. http://wp.me/p4XPG-39D

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Gheblawi Ghazi Gheblawi


Chris Hondros - a retrospective in pictures gu.com/p/2zt6b/tw via @guardian #Libya #Misurata

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goldmandc Adam Goldman


In Memoriam, Chris Hondros - By Christina Larson | Foreign Policy foreignpolicy.com/articles/2011/… via @AddThis

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NewYorker The New Yorker


RT @tnycloseread: Jon Lee Anderson remembers Tim Hetherington, "a man whose own soul was very intact": http://nyr.kr/eMpXkv

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

RT @jeremyscahill Scroll down for Leila Fadel's eyewitness description of scene at Misurata hospital http://wapo.st/g5j7JO - #Misrata #Libya

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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MT @abumuqawama only natural we mourn death & maiming of such fine journalists, but remember the very brave rebels fighting & dying as well.

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

..9 in all killed in #Misrata #Libya 7 fighters, & Ukranian physician by cluster bomb - wife injured online.wsj.com/article/SB1000… via @blakehounshell

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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Tim Hetherington co-director Restrepo killed #Misrata #Libya Chris Hondros Getty photo gravely hurt online.wsj.com/article/SB1000… via @blakehounshell

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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Ground war threat Kosovo comparison: Gadafi "may be left with no way out" & that makes challenge harder http://ow.ly/4Etgq via @joshuafoust

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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Why Facebook exists - don't kid yourself: RT @jilliancyork Seriously, Joshua Keating, where have you been all my life? http://bit.ly/g6S4ah

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LibyaFeb17_com LibyaFeb17.com


Transitional Council: no objection to ground forces if that is necessary for protecting civilians - #libya #feb17 - goo.gl/FjdV1

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

Useless Idiots, Peter Ryley on UK's Gadafi apologists for 'peace' http://fatmanonakeyboard.blogspot.com/2011/04/useless-idiots.html - #Libya

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ShababLibya LibyanYouthMovement


http://bit.ly/eYMgHV Libyan opposition fortifies Ajdabiya #Libya #Feb17 #gaddaficrimes

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OliverKamm Oliver Kamm


Wherever there's an anti-US tyranny, there are misfits from the West whom it can flatter into feeling important: http://tiny.cc/wyneu

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

Gadafi conscript, 19, shot for deserting at #Misrata #Libya "We were kept locked in the camp & trained for two weeks" http://goo.gl/qFMha


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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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Re. UK military advisers to #Benghazi #Libya RT @Tripolitanian I find it funny when I see headlines like, "Ground Invasion!" with 10 ppl

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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"Kingdom Undercover" 23 min film by Trevor Bormann ABC News Australia RT @weddady #Bahrain: the new Gulag http://is.gd/o4lTEe

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HalaGorani Hala Gorani


In besieged Misrata, people using cellphones for light during surgery: http://bit.ly/eipVuJ

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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11,000 fled Western Mountains #Libya crossed at Dhiba to Tunisia last week -TAP http://bit.ly/faJD6K via @LibyaFeb17_com goo.gl/Zistt

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Max_Fisher Max Fisher


Today marks the 14th consecutive day of Atlantic reporter Clare Morgana Gillis's detention in Libya.

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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RT @CharleyParkerLC Vintage Russian science illustration blog. New Lines and Colors post: http://is.gd/IclMnG

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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As HMS Cumberland returned to UK for decommissioning, account of same name renamed @HMS_Nonsuch , Royal Navy name for a hypothetical vessel.

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cjchivers CJ Chivers


140 people verified wounded in last 2 days in Misurata. 2 of the worst days since siege began in Feb. More later on NYT.

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm



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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

Blog post, The Realism Deficit 1, from 'Realism' to denial: http://airforceamazons.blogspot.com/2011/04/realism-deficit-1.html

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm


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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

MT @abuaardvark Serious look at whether was credible threat of Benghazi massacre http://is.gd/zsHLVz @ThinkStrat @JohnRentoul @normblog

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

UK's "not to do with #Libya" Cougar 11 ships in Gib. earlier this week: http://www.gibnews.net/cgi-bin/gn_view.pl/?HQBF110411_1.xml #Misrata

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

@ThinkStrat More fisking of Alan J Kuperman in comments here: http://bit.ly/iiw7RQ @JohnRentoul @normblog

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

@ThinkStrat Kuperman: Khadafy targeting rebels http://is.gd/W6ehxt HRW: targeted medical clinic http://is.gd/f5fXjS @JohnRentoul @normblog

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

@ThinkStrat Kuperman: "only 257" dead in Misrata http://is.gd/W6ehxt HRW: believe number higher http://is.gd/f5fXjS @JohnRentoul @normblog

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@ThinkStrat "..less than 3% women" - I see you're recycling Alan J Kuperman's misrepresentation of HRW. Predictable. @JohnRentoul @normblog

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

.. but I don't get how shipping weapons from #Benghazi to #Misrata can break UN embargo when both are in #Libya - http://dlvr.it/Nf1hm

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

Last week Turkish NATO ship forced vessel taking weapons to #Misrata to turn around citing UN embargo: http://dlvr.it/Nf1hm via @NewsInLibya

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Shipping weapons to besieged #Misrata from #Benghazi, #Libya (Shashank Bengali, McClatchy) http://dlvr.it/Nf1hm via @NewsInLibya

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cjchivers CJ Chivers


Names of dead, Misurata rocket strike, Apr 14, 2011: 2) Ali Abdulgader Eymeda, 35; 3) Ahmed Mohamed Saleh Shalfoh, 29, (more)

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cjchivers CJ Chivers


Names of dead, rocket strike, Misurata, Apr 14, 2011, buried in cemetery near children's swing sets: 1) Waled Mohamed Mohamed, 25, (more)

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fredabrahams Fred Abrahams


Use of cluster munitions in #Misrata, #Libya confirmed, @hrw reports, http://bit.ly/fzue1q #banclusterbombs


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MT @cjchivers Qaddafi Forces Fire Cluster Bombs in #Misrata http://tumblr.com/x1q24od2ux

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On prisoner abuse and murder by British forces, Mau Mau insurgency, 1950s Kenya RT @normblog Refusing to go along. http://bit.ly/ePx0Re

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alchemist585 Nasr Anaizi


Just think abt it! Leaders of 3 major Western powers say you must go & commit it to a written document. What do you think your options are?

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NaomiAKlein Naomi Klein


Abducted activist Vittorio Arrigoni wrote powerfully about the threat posed by non-violent resistance in Gaza http://bit.ly/fN9dGC

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AmbassadorRice Ambassador Rice


Libya’s Pathway to Peace, an op-ed co-written by Pres Obama, Sarkozy and Cameron: http://1.usa.gov/gPhvFh

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More #Libya - Israel conspiracy mongering: RT @modernityblog Reverend Sizer, Libya And His Own Bigotry. http://wp.me/p4XPG-37U

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

Tito's spomeniks - ruined modernist monuments to WWII partisans http://www.foto8.com/new/online/blog/1268-spomenik%22 via @Kenneth_Purtell

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abumuqawama Andrew Exum


Twisting Assad's Arm - By Andrew J. Tabler | Andrew has successfully turned me "pro-sanctions" on Syria. http://j.mp/ghTKUm

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

Tripoli witness: Covert protests and black humour http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-13087062 - #Libya

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

Walking on a Norfolk beach yesterday and today, RAF Typhoons training overhead.

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

"because he has lost the consent of his people any deal that leaves him in power would lead to further chaos.." bit.ly/exRrCB

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Galrahn Raymond Pritchett


RT @jaketapper: "Qaddafi must go and go for good"; Obama, Cameron, Sarko pen oped on Libya bit.ly/exRrCB

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

RT @acarvin Overview of the humanitarian crisis in Misurata, as prepared by OCHA. (PDF) http://bit.ly/gzTMXw #libya #misrata

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What happened to earlier story of two captured in Misrata? MT @ShababLibya http://bit.ly/hiTICs Female Colombian snipers.. #Libya #Feb17

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Beautiful shipwrecks, antlers, pyramids and palms. RT @50WattsDotCom new post: "Surf a paper ocean" (toy theater sets): http://bit.ly/hxCgv5

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NTC_of_Libya NTC Media


Urgent statement from the National Transitional Council about Misrata http://ntclibya.org/english/urgent-statement/

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Ship docks in Misrata to rescue migrants-IOM - Reuters AlertNet http://goo.gl/fb/riwg1 #egypt

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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MT @abuaardvark In Kuperman's world dictators are rational, cautious & massacres always either hoax or caused by victims http://is.gd/W6ehxt

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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MT @abuaardvark Context on his Libya debunking, Alan J. Kuperman blamed Rwanda genocide on Tutsis and Darfur on Darfuris http://is.gd/FvbKip

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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MT @abuaardvark People eating up Alan J Kuperman's creative reading of HRW Libya report - it doesn't support his claims http://is.gd/f5fXjS


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MT @cjchivers First NY Times file from #Misrata is here: http://www.nytimes.com/2011/04/15/world/africa/15libya.html Working on update now.

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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@abuaardvark My crits of earlier Kuperman piece in comments at SWJ, he's less than honest on Libya, Kosovo http://bit.ly/iiw7RQ

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beninkabul Ben Farmer


Third day in #Misurata. Rebels far more disciplined than in #Benghazi. No sign of regime forces breaking in, but heavy barrages

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How to make friends and influence people: RT @ChangeInLibya @WilliamJHague THANK YOU! :) :)

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EU_MED Moritz Schneider


Charlemagne: Choosing new friends - The #EU is struggling to help #Arab revolutionaries economist.com/node/18527520 via @theeconomist

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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@krmaher @dianawueger They already have arms & will get more elsewhere. To stop proliferation, help build political & military institutions.

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Danes free hostages, UK navy frees pirates, US Navy traded health care for hostages: Somalia pirate update by @Galrahn informationdissemination.net/2011/04/incomp…

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

Him Good question. You're not taping, are you? Me [slightly shrill voice] No - http://bit.ly/eNm5aA Hugh Grant, The Bugger Bugged.

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cencio4 David Cenciotti


Operation Unified Protector (was Odyssey Dawn) explained (Day 24) http://wp.me/pEfC-19d

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RT @monaeltahawy on #France niqab ban: I detest Sarkozy and I support banning niqab/face veils everywhere. Here's why: wapo.st/9cpGSY

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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Tripoli #Libya "security agents using new tactic, posing as protesters to lure dissidents into the streets" via @EnoughGaddafi tiny.cc/z7yvb



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RT @EnoughGaddafi Guerilla tactics in the West of #Libya tiny.cc/z7yvb #feb17

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beleidy Amr El Beleidy


The French law reminds me when the American Uni in Cairo banned veils, women just went around holding a piece of paper over their faces!

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FRANCE24 FRANCE 24


#ivorycoast French forces have captured Gbagbo, reportedly at Ouattara's HQ http://f24.my/9Eh7ec #civ2010

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weddady weddady


Example of #AU mission lack of credibility: General Abdelaziz ruler of #Mauritania is a Kaddafi staunch ally and on his payroll #Libya

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cjchivers CJ Chivers


Sign @ Benghazi demo:"Yes to Democracy. Yes To Cease Fire." Then the caveat: "With our conditions." First condition: Qaddafi & family out.

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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm
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@abuaardvark Or if waiting for more radical action to become politically viable?


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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

Eeyore's #Libya editorial in Guardian:"Told y'so, all doomed, Erdogan & Saif Gadafi only chance, abandon hope now!" http://gu.com/p/2zbyk/tf

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Covering the coverage at @hurryupharry - Syria: the death toll rises and so do the lies: Guest post by DaveM http://bit.ly/eNKxrg

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cencio4 David Cenciotti


Operation Unified Protector (was Odyssey Dawn) explained (Day 22) http://wp.me/pEfC-18U

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cjchivers CJ Chivers


More Photographs From Eastern Libya. - The lifting of the attack on Ajdabiya, Libya today presented many... http://tumblr.com/x1q22jnqi4

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