He wrote that Westerners are leaving eastern
Businessmen, diplomats, and representatives of humanitarian organizations are
leaving, along with the technicians who work in the oil industry.
considers that the Libyan authorities are currently 'incapable of ensuring
effective control over the territory' against the Islamic fundamentalist
threat. Thus 'travel in eastern, central, and southern Libya
is absolutely discouraged unless motivated by stringent professional requirements
which cannot opportunely be postponed.'"
"Darnah, the coastal city nestling at the foot of the 'green mountains' …is now seen as an independent al-Qa'ida republic...."
" 'Al-Qa'ida's road blocks now control the roads in Darnah. They may comprise over 1,000 armed men. Their militia groups are spreading to the villages and they are occupying other cities such as Bayda in an attempt to reach
Libyan intelligence sources told us. The next deadline is…
Source: Town Hall