Thursday, 1 June 2017

War of All Against All: Whirlpool of Violence in Libya

It’s been more than five years since the fall of Muammar Gaddafi’s authoritarian regime in Libya. The power vacuum not only fueled the ongoing chaos and bloodshed in the country, it’s also left three rival governments now vying for power there.

Egypt is now being drawn into the fighting with recent terrorist attacks on Coptic Christian groups.  The destruction of Libya by NATO led to this mess.

Note: This clip features a very informative map of the conflict zone.

[Posted at the SpookyWeather blog, June 1st, 2017.]

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