Libya: Prisoners of a war

In today’s international press review, we focus on the repression in Libya. We look at the gripping story of illegal migrant workers stuck in camps near Tripoli, as well and opinion pieces and cartoons that illustrate the conflict.



TheInternational Herald Tribune tells us the story of migrant workers stranded in Libya because they have no passport, no money and no way of returning home.
The Guardian and The Wall Street Journal (Asia) comment on the potential no-fly zone that could be imposed by the international community.
Le Monde tells us more about Gaddafi’s personality, quoting US cables revealed by Wikileaks in December.
Asharq Al Awsat interviewed a source in Tripoli who confirms tension within the Gaddafi clan.


Daily newsletterReceive essential international news every morning

Take international news everywhere with you! Download the France 24 app