The anti-imperialist arguments against imposing a no-fly zone are many and convincing. Given
the appalling track records of those within the United States and Europe who are loudest in
their calls for intervention, it might be tempting to dismiss those inside Libya who are
calling for a no-fly zone as naïve, or worse, stooges of U.S. empire. But the challenge for
those who oppose Western intervention is how to show meaningful solidarity with a people
engaged in a nationwide struggle for liberation. In the words of one Benghazi resident I spoke
There is a written trans. and a voice over of this speech.
Nasrallah: 1000 salutes to the Libyan fighters that are standing and fighting across Libya.
We hold onto your hands ~ we are ready to extend the hand of assistance .
A dramatic mission to save two downed American airmen was clouded last night with allegations that villagers had been hit by flying shrapnel during their rescue.The scenario the coalition had been dreading since the beginning of Operation Odyssey Dawn began at around 9.30pm GMT on the third night of bombings with reports of a stricken jet.