By Timothy Bancroft-Hinchey
What do you get when a wannabe imperialist invents a war to get out of trouble at home, straying into deep waters that he neither controls nor understands, getting embroiled in an internecine tribal conflict that spins out of control? The answer to this question is the place where the UK’s David Cameron finds himself now: a 2-bn. pound nightmare.
Not so many months ago, we had David Cameron and William Hague declaring that the Libya Question was “not about removing Gaddafi” and that all it would take would be an immediate ceasefire from the Libyan Armed Forces. Not so many months ago we had David Cameron and William Hague declaring that the war would cost in the region of 200 million pounds, that there would be no NATO boots on the ground and that NATO would not arm the “rebels”.
What they did not tell us was that the French and Americans had been planning this imperialist little adventure for years–
Posted in Land Grab, Military, Obama and Company, Region: Africa, Resistance, War and Peace
Tagged 2 bn pound war, BANI WALID, david cameron, Gaddafi, Gold Dinar, libya, NATO invasion, sirte, Tuareg, War Crimes
Reports that NATO has used Mustard Gas in Bani Walid have been coming from eye witnesses from within the beseiged town. A gruesome image of a victim of such terrorism has come out in social networks.
Most argue that this terrorism is implemented to force Libyans into submission. They have refused to surrender and give the country to NATO, so NATO has resorted to terrorism and a slow genocide.
Posted in Human Rights Civil Liberties, Land Grab, Military, MSM Shills, Obama and Company, Region: Africa, Resistance, War and Peace
Tagged BANI WALID, CHEMICAL WEAPONS, Civilian casualties, crimes against humanity, depleted uranium, libya, NATO, NATO invasion, War Crimes