British Tornado jets fired cruise missiles overnight at a headquarters in deposed Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi’s home town of Sirte, the Ministry of Defence (MoD) said on Friday.
I guess that qualifies him as officially “deposed.”
Meanwhile, back in Tripoli…
“What belongs to Libyan people must be delivered to the Libyan people,” said [Turkey's Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu].
the rebels’ National Transitional Council (NTC) … sought five billion dollars in emergency aid from frozen Libyan assets at a previous Contact Group meeting in Doha earlier this week. …
On Thursday, the UN Security Council released the $1.5 billion worth of assets to be used for emergency aid.
And from their new Constitution:
[March 12, 2011] The city of Tripoli shall be the capital of the State. Islam is the Religion of the State and the principal source of legislation is Islamic Jurisprudence (Sharia).
In view of our belief in the Revolution of the 7th of February, 2011 AD….
…to create a society that can raise by science, culture welfare and health … seeking a society of citizenship, justice, equality, booming, progress and prosperity …
All that? “Booming” too? Under sharia.
“Iran believes that whoever is for humanity should also be for eradicating the Zionist regime (Israel) as symbol of suppression and discrimination,” Ahmadinejad said in an interview with a Lebanese television network…
“Iran follows this issue (the eradication of Israel) with determination and decisiveness and will never ever withdraw from this standpoint and policy,”