Libya Civil War: Gaddafi Deploys Dummy Explosive Boats
NowPublic Staff | May 17, 2011 at 11:34 amby
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Libya Unrest: Gaddafi Uses Dummy Boats Against Aid Vessels, Faces Tunisia Charges
- Muammar Gaddafi has deployed inflatable boats filled with explosives and manned by dummies in an attempt to lure and destroy aid vessels. Gaddafi is using boats as floating IEDs to prevent anti-government rebels from resupplying, as NATO bombardment prevents his aircraft and naval vessels from deploying.
- Shukri Ganhem, Libya's Oil Minister and head of the state-owned oil company, has defected to Tunisia, which is considering reporting Libya to the UN for "enemy actions".
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