Inside a Libyan Rebel Prison Camp – The Daily Beast

Posted on March 26, 2011


Inside a Libyan Rebel Prison Camp – The Daily Beast. A look at how people are being manipulated to turn on fellow citizens:

The militiamen were being armed up with new AK-47s at the base. “They told us we are going to fight Al Qaeda and mercenaries, who came to take over the country,” says Ali, a skinny young man with black hair who winces in pain as he talks.

how the rebels can be nasty to their prisoners, and how coalition airstrikes on those attacking the rebels may not be the best action if those individuals are being misled into battle with the rebels. such a mess.

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