Monday, Jul. 11, 2011
We are ready to fight to protect our land, our leader ... our children. NATO cannot scare us.
- HAMOODA MOKHTAR AL-SALEM,
- a top government official in al-Assabaa, Libya, in a statement, as Muammar Gaddafi's regime sought to show that it remains in control of parts of the country's western mountains and will defend the territory against further rebel advances there