News from Libyen | Njus
What do Bangladesh, India, Libya, the Ivory Coast, and Ethiopia have in common? Well, taking the latest projections from the IMF as gospel, that quintet will have the distinction of being the only countries in the world to have grown by more than Ire
ony Blair (left) and Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi shake hands as Mr Blair prepares to depart from Gaddafi's desert base near Sirte, Libya
The government has declined to say whether it is collecting tax on £12bn of Libyan assets frozen in the UK, while refusing to pay compensation to victims of IRA attacks using Semtex supplied by the north African state.