The UN Security Council has voted unanimously to impose a list of sanctions on Libya's Muammar Gaddafi and his allies, amid charges that Gaddafi's crackdown on the popular uprising amounts to crimes against humanity.
REUTERS - The U.N. Security Council unanimously imposed travel and asset sanctions on Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi and close aides, ratcheting up pressure on him to quit before any more blood is shed in a popular revolt against his rule.
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Date created : 2011-02-27