IS/Ansar Al-Sharia – “Qaddafi terrorists” in Sirte, “Revolutionary Heroes” in Benghazi.
Benghazi, 21 March 2015
By Mohamed A Shaikhi
Four years ago Libyans came together as one body to overthrow the tyrant Qaddafi and win their freedom after four decades of dictatorship. Qaddafi was toppled in 2011 with the support of the international community.
Four years on, and Libya with its oil riches, has been sliding into a civil war since the Islamist-leaning militias of Libya Dawn took over the capital Tripoli last summer. Dawn supporters lost last June’s free and fair democratic elections, when Libyans selected a new parliament, the House of Representatives (HoR . . .