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 . . .

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