France and the US agreed that providing anti-Gaddafi rebels with weapons was a possibility Tuesday, as the dissident fighters – emboldened by western airstrikes – were forced to retreat 40 kilometres during an attack by pro-regime forces.
AFP - Loud blasts rocked the Libyan capital Tripoli for the 11th night in a row Tuesday as world powers began debating whether to arm the rag-tag rebels seeking to oust strongman Moamer Kadhafi.
WAR IN LIBYA
- Thousands of Ethiopians march against IS group Christian killings
- 'A plea to Europe: Stop this tide of death'
- Al Shabaab bomb kills 4 UNICEF workers in Somalia
- Post-Gaddafi chaos in Libya fuels EU migrant crisis
- 'Drowned dreaming of Europe'
- 'Cemetery of the sea'
- Libyan FM: 'We would like to see a unified Libya'
- Allies meets for Libya summit
- Misrata: the rebels' only western bastion
- Former Libyan Prime Minister Ali Zeidan speaks out
- Libya, where militias reign
- The Scramble for Libya: Who Will Fill the Post-Gaddafi Power Vacuum? (part 2)
- The Scramble for Libya: Who Will Fill the Post-Gaddafi Power Vacuum?
- Several injured in shootings as armed men storm Libya parliament
- Trial of Gaddafi regime officials to resume April 27
- Trouble in Tripoli - meeting the militias
Date created : 2011-03-30