Category Corruption and Malfeasance in Libya – Allegations in the Post-Gaddafi Governments and Parliaments

Scramble for Libya: the UAE and Qatar’s Economic Ambitions in Libya?

. . We refer you to our short summary of this article.  “Scramble for Libya: the UAE and Qatar’s economic ambitions in Libya?  A Summary”   Allegations have recently surfaced from uae71.com about detailed plans for the UAE to economic ambitions within Libya. We address the merits of the claims, how the plans may be […]

Scramble for Libya: Qatar and the UAE’s Economic Ambitions in Libya? A Summary

    This article is a summary of our primary article: “Scramble for Libya: Qatar and the UAE’s economic ambitions in Libya?”   Prior to the 11 September oil ports seizure, a video was posted on 20 August 2016 by Akakus (a Libyan channel) of Haftar pleading to the international community for military aid. This […]

Ethan Chorin & “In Libya’s Relatively Stable East, Some See A Window of Opportunity” A Critique

.   Democracy or the Voluntary Return to Military Rule:  What do Libyans want? This is the third op-ed to be reviewed to explore this question.  Our first discussion is located on our Google+ page.  It is a review of two articles by two leading Libyan politicians for which we refer you to that location.  […]

مصطفى صنع الله….سياسي محنك

. . . مصطفى صنع الله….سياسي محنك منذ توليه منصب رئيس مجلس إدارة المؤسسة الوطنية للنفط، لم يكف السيد مصطفى صنع الله عن مطالباته لليبيين من الجماعات العلمانية والإقليمية والقبلية والدينية، من تجنيب مؤسسة النفط عن اللعبة السياسية وعدم إقحامها في ما يجري من مؤامرت تحاك ضد مصلحة الشعب الليبي.  ومنذ أكثر من أسبوع، وقف […]

“Libya HOR, President Agilah Saleh Issa, Abdulrazek Al-Nadhouri, Khalifa Ha(l)ftar, Murad A.M. Elshrif” PAID US$6 Million to a Washington DC Lobbyist

. . . Via US Government, Foreign Agents Registration Act-FARA documents filed on 20 July 2016 – which confirmed the entire US$6 Million payment – the lobbyist’s task is to “attempt to influence United States policy toward…the creation of a national unity government acceptable” to the aforementioned. “Halftar” spelling via the lobbyist, Ari Ben Menashe. […]

Will Saif Gaddafi be Granted Amnesty in Accordance with Libya’s General Amnesty Law? No, Not Based on its Articles.

    A Legal Opinion on Granting Amnesty – or Not – to Saif Gaddafi This is the second part to our op/ed discussion in Arabic: رأي قانوني وافي في قرار العفو عن سيف القذافي Highlights: There is NO evidence that the HoR’s General Amnesty Law exists.  In fact, the evidence documents – under Libyan Law […]

رأي قانوني وافي في قرار العفو عن سيف القذافي

. . . رأي قانوني وافي في قرار العفو عن سيف القذافي شاهدنا الأسبوع الماضي، ولازلنا نشاهد، جدال هائل حول قانونية قرار العقيد العجمي العتيري آمر كتيبة ابوبكر الصديق التابعة للمجلس العسكري الزنتان بإطلاق سراح سيف القذافي تحت عذر تطبيق قانون العفو العام الصادر عن مجلس النواب الليبي، والخطاب الموجه من وزير العدل بالحكومة المؤقتة […]