Article Image
News Link • WAR: About that War

Clinton in Tripoli; Gaddafi forces counter-attack

• Reuters

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton arrived in Libya on Tuesday to meet the new leaders Washington helped into power, while die-hard forces loyal to Muammar Gaddafi launched a surprise counter-attack in his hometown of Sirte.

The visit by Clinton, the most senior U.S. official to come to Tripoli since Gaddafi's 42-year rule ended in August, was marked by tight security, reflecting worries that the new rulers have yet to establish full control over the country.

Join us on our Social Networks:


Share this page with your friends on your favorite social network: