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Gaddafi Calls On War With Italy
RIA Novosti ^ | April 30, 2011

Posted on 04/30/2011 6:15:24 PM PDT by Strategy

Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi on Saturday called on war with Italy, citing Italy's 'colonization' attempts.

In a speech delivered at the Libyan state TV, Gaddafi said that he could not prevent war with Italy since Libyans wanted it.

"We are already in a war with Italy since Italians kill our children in 2011 as they did in 1911, that is why I cannot forbid Libyans to defend their lives and carry the military actions on the enemy's territory," Gaddafi said.

(Excerpt) Read more at en.rian.ru ...


TOPICS: Breaking News; Foreign Affairs
KEYWORDS: gaddafi; italy; libya
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1 posted on 04/30/2011 6:15:27 PM PDT by Strategy
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To: Strategy

And Hillary’s next trip will be to where??? ITALY!!!


2 posted on 04/30/2011 6:16:49 PM PDT by Sacajaweau
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To: Strategy; gleeaikin

Here’s one for you Glee. Both. Weird *hit going on in that guy’s head.


3 posted on 04/30/2011 6:22:09 PM PDT by Marine_Uncle (Honor must be earned....Duncan Hunter Sr. for POTUS.)
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To: Sacajaweau

Suicide bombers in 3, 2, 1,,,,,


4 posted on 04/30/2011 6:22:41 PM PDT by outhousepatrol
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To: Strategy

He should be calling on WAR with the Brown Clown!


5 posted on 04/30/2011 6:23:31 PM PDT by Renegade
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To: Marine_Uncle

Whose, Barry’s or Muammar’s?


6 posted on 04/30/2011 6:23:58 PM PDT by John W (Natural-born US citizen since 1955)
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To: Strategy
"Gaddafi on Saturday called on war with Italy"

What does "called on war" mean?


7 posted on 04/30/2011 6:25:57 PM PDT by I see my hands (Embrace misanthropy)
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To: Strategy

Crazy like a fox. This invokes NATO by definition. If Lybia manages an actual op against Italy, *we* as in the US is obligated to respond if requested (as are all NATO members).

So let’s say that happens. That either put US boots on the ground or obama abrogates the NATO alliance.

Either way, Qadaffi wins.

Of course, none of that happens unless Lybia successfully attacks Italy.

Or am I wrong? I only skimmed the treaty that created NATO. And that was over a decade ago.


8 posted on 04/30/2011 6:27:34 PM PDT by piytar (Talga Vassternich)
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To: I see my hands

War is one of the four horsemen of the apocalypse; War, Pestilence, Famine and Bob.


9 posted on 04/30/2011 6:28:40 PM PDT by Gen.Blather
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To: John W
"Whose, Barry’s or Muammar’s?"
Both of course. Barry could be worse off then the colonel in the final analysis.
10 posted on 04/30/2011 6:30:42 PM PDT by Marine_Uncle (Honor must be earned....Duncan Hunter Sr. for POTUS.)
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To: Strategy

Libya delenda est!


11 posted on 04/30/2011 6:30:44 PM PDT by iowamark
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To: Strategy

Well, I can understand why Obama is involved. He wants to help the Muslim terrorists take over all the Arab states.

But why on earth has Italy allowed itself to get involved? This is war in the Mediterranean, right in their neighborhood. Did they really expect to help bomb Libya and not have Libya bomb them in return? Or their ships or citizens? Is Kaddafi just supposed to take it, and never retaliate?

I certainly don’t want to see any Italians killed. But what on earth are they thinking of? And France? I know they have colonial ambitions in Chad and the Ivory Coast, but why on earth do they want to provoke and alienate Kaddafi?


12 posted on 04/30/2011 6:31:16 PM PDT by Cicero
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To: Gen.Blather

Nutjob from Iran is missing.

I have a sense of doom and gloom.

World leaders all over are being ousted . Yes, some of them should be...but they have been in their place for decades.

Then they start to fall like dominoes.

Earthquakes , tornados..and now they are going to blow a levee. MAYBE. A town on the MIssissippi has told all residents to get out. Cairo, Illinois.

What happens to the New Madrid fault line if water rushes in/on it.

We need someone like Reagan so badly ..and no one is in site to fill his shoes.

Just a bunch of RINOS.


13 posted on 04/30/2011 6:32:39 PM PDT by RummyChick
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To: Gen.Blather

“War is one of the four horsemen of the apocalypse; War, Pestilence, Famine and Bob.”

And man o man, ya better watch out for Bob! (See new tag.)


14 posted on 04/30/2011 6:33:23 PM PDT by piytar (The Four Horsemen: War, Pestilence, Famine, and Bob. Be not proud, Bob! (ht to Gen.Blather))
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To: Marine_Uncle

Heads up!!!!!!!! Gaddafi’s son reported DEAD .....by military strike...heard on radio just now...anybody know about this???????


15 posted on 04/30/2011 6:37:43 PM PDT by caww
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To: iowamark

Well that certainly fits, since Libya is where Carthage was.


16 posted on 04/30/2011 6:41:41 PM PDT by nopardons
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To: outhousepatrol

Suicide bombers in 3, 2, 1,,,,,

#############

I read recently that France stopped trainloads of Muslim immigrants from Italy and sent them back to Italia so there are plenty there if this is a jihad. Ruh-roh.


17 posted on 04/30/2011 6:42:29 PM PDT by JouleZ (You are the company you keep.)
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To: caww
Here is just one reference from recent FR Post.
18 posted on 04/30/2011 6:46:53 PM PDT by Marine_Uncle (Honor must be earned....Duncan Hunter Sr. for POTUS.)
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To: Strategy

He’s got a real chance of winning this one.


19 posted on 04/30/2011 6:47:30 PM PDT by keat
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To: piytar

libya could defeat italy... euro pussies are over.....


20 posted on 04/30/2011 6:51:18 PM PDT by sentient
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To: keat

Why did the New Italian Nay buy glass boats? To see the Old Italian Navy.


21 posted on 04/30/2011 7:00:27 PM PDT by Perdogg (It's my money...and I want it now!!!)
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To: All

These are manufactured reports. He needs to invoke some failure to perform clause in the BP, Total and Eni oil production contracts and award those contracts to PetroChina.

That will change the equation immediately, when Chinese citizens flood the country and NATO can’t bomb.


22 posted on 04/30/2011 7:05:37 PM PDT by Owen
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To: Perdogg
Putin is going to go wild over all this that happened in Libya.

I bet if he put Russian Troops there Obama would back down so fast it would be funny.

23 posted on 04/30/2011 7:06:56 PM PDT by scooby321
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To: piytar; Gen.Blather

So that’s why I’ve always heard the phrase:

Kill’em all, let Bob sort em out.


24 posted on 04/30/2011 7:15:38 PM PDT by davetex (All my weapons got melted by a meteor!! No Sh*t)
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To: Strategy



25 posted on 04/30/2011 7:21:44 PM PDT by familyop ("Don't worry, they'll row for a month before they figure out I'm fakin' it." --Deacon, "Waterworld")
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To: Strategy
Pelosi visits Italy amid crisis in Libya
http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/2691149/posts

U.S. Undersecretary of State to visit Moscow next week ["Italy, Iran's largest trading partner?"]
http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/1615405/posts

IRAN: ITALY MUST RELY ON TEHRAN TO BOOST ROLE IN MIDDLE EAST, DIPLOMAT ["Main trading partner."]
http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/1690564/posts

Payvand's Iran News ...
8/6/03
Huge recovery in Iran's exports to EU
"The increase in Iranian exports was dominated by the rise in EU oil imports to eur 1.5 bn. It was led by Italy, Iran's biggest market, whose imports grew by eur 130 m to eur 500 m."

Italy defends Iran’s nuclear rights
http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/1933837/posts

IRAN: D'ALEMA, SANCTIONS WOULD ESPECIALLY DAMAGE ITALY>
http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/news/1639485/posts
Agenzia Giornalistica Italia, Italy
"(AGI) - Rome, May 26 - Economic sanctions under discussion against Iran would damage Italy in particular, which is an important trade partner of Iran."

Italy Plans to Charge GI in Iraq Death
http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/news/1559896/posts

I warned Bush about Iraq: Italy's PM
http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/1512263/posts

Berlusconi protests over CIA ‘kidnap'
http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/1434969/posts

Italy Demands 'Full Respect' From U.S. Over Terror Suspect's Seizure
http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/1434975/posts

20,000 in farewell to Italian 'martyr'
http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/1358260/posts

Freed Italians eye return to Iraq [Italy paid a ransom!]
http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/1231061/posts

Sgrena's 'truth' doesn't ring true
http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/1361764/posts

Italy to stop paying ransoms
http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/1361666/posts


26 posted on 04/30/2011 7:23:33 PM PDT by familyop ("Don't worry, they'll row for a month before they figure out I'm fakin' it." --Deacon, "Waterworld")
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To: I see my hands

It means Babel Fish sucks.


27 posted on 04/30/2011 7:34:09 PM PDT by Don Carlos (Don't tell mom I'm running for congress. She thinks I still play piano in a whorehouse.)
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To: RummyChick
Nutjob from Iran is missing...

Leisure Suit Larry has done a bunk? Has a cold? Is an ex-nutjob? Why would the mullahs be peeved at Larry? Not that I'd mind :-)

28 posted on 04/30/2011 7:35:08 PM PDT by mewzilla (Were members of both political parties in on the Lockerbie bomber deal?)
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To: Strategy

Gaddafi was Italy’s immigration gatekeeper for the mere sum of $8 billion annual if I’m not mistaken. I’m sure both nations are not pleased with the disruptions.


29 posted on 04/30/2011 7:40:16 PM PDT by Gene Eric (*** Jesus ***)
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To: mewzilla
And speaking of Italy, from 2009....

Italy on road to woo Gaddafi for oil contracts

Interesting timing.

30 posted on 04/30/2011 7:46:36 PM PDT by mewzilla (Were members of both political parties in on the Lockerbie bomber deal?)
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To: mewzilla

Non posso credere che questo pazzo pazzo idiota potrebbe pensare che egli dovrebbe dichiarare guerra con l’Italia. Che cosa pensa? Non sappiamo come si combatte? Ha mai sentito parlare non delle guerre puniche? Mamma Mia!


31 posted on 04/30/2011 7:54:54 PM PDT by Captain Jack Aubrey (There's not a moment to lose.)
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To: mewzilla
A link from this past February.....

Europe's interests in Libya

....mentions Eni, and if that name doesn't sound familiar, it should.

Eni has an oil spill 10 days after Nikaitchuq production starts

Guess who's drilling in Alaska.

How did Eni get a permit?

32 posted on 04/30/2011 7:56:02 PM PDT by mewzilla (Were members of both political parties in on the Lockerbie bomber deal?)
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To: Captain Jack Aubrey

Guess Qadaffy isn’t a student of history. Either that, or he thinks the fourth time will be the charm.


33 posted on 04/30/2011 8:06:30 PM PDT by mewzilla (Were members of both political parties in on the Lockerbie bomber deal?)
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To: Strategy

Italy has been at war with Tripoli since Roman times.


34 posted on 04/30/2011 8:07:09 PM PDT by Brilliant
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To: mewzilla
I just answered my own question....

Obama Regime Blocks Drilling In Alaska, But Allows Italians To Drill Baby Drill

Bunga bunga.

35 posted on 04/30/2011 8:10:56 PM PDT by mewzilla (Were members of both political parties in on the Lockerbie bomber deal?)
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To: AdmSmith; AnonymousConservative; Berosus; bigheadfred; ColdOne; Convert from ECUSA; Delacon; ...

Thanks Strategy.
"We are already in a war with Italy since Italians kill our children in 2011 as they did in 1911, that is why I cannot forbid Libyans to defend their lives and carry the military actions on the enemy's territory," Gaddafi said.
Okay, think about this: there are two groups, one of which has to back down. If one of these groups backs down, it means their own deaths. If the other does, it's just another in a long string of humiliations and admissions of guilt. Who do you think will win?

Obama wins, that's who. And he doesn't work for us.


36 posted on 04/30/2011 8:18:57 PM PDT by SunkenCiv (Thanks Cincinna for this link -- http://www.friendsofitamar.org)
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To: mewzilla
From January of '08....

Italy's Eni says starts first Alaska project

Check out the average water depth.

37 posted on 04/30/2011 8:21:13 PM PDT by mewzilla (Were members of both political parties in on the Lockerbie bomber deal?)
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To: davetex

“Kill’em all, let Bob sort em out.”

Thou mayest uttereth the holy nameth of Bob, but thou shalt not utter it backwards. Eth.


38 posted on 04/30/2011 8:22:34 PM PDT by sthguard (The DNC theme song: "All You Need is Guv")
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To: mewzilla
From last month....

Eni Chief Blasts Libya Sanctions

39 posted on 04/30/2011 8:25:19 PM PDT by mewzilla (Were members of both political parties in on the Lockerbie bomber deal?)
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To: sthguard

That’s funny right there!!


40 posted on 04/30/2011 8:37:51 PM PDT by davetex (All my weapons got melted by a meteor!! No Sh*t)
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To: RummyChick

My Dream Ticket for 2012...........

CHRISTIE/ALLEN WEST

Woooohooo....christie has all the economic/healthcare savy;West has the foreign experience/military savy and try the Race Card with that team!!ha.


41 posted on 04/30/2011 8:38:56 PM PDT by Recovering Ex-hippie (Where is the Great Santini NOW when we need him?)
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To: Strategy

Well, that will justify NATO being on his butt.


42 posted on 04/30/2011 8:42:34 PM PDT by rfreedom4u ("A patriot must always be ready to defend his country against government.")
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To: Recovering Ex-hippie

Good thinking.


43 posted on 04/30/2011 9:05:00 PM PDT by wendy1946
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To: iowamark
Libya delenda est!

You are being played.

This whole business is about George Soros wanting to control that $5T in wealth which Libya represents.

Basically, Soros and Obunga are trying to perpetrate a bank robbery in broad daylight and using American military assets to do it.

44 posted on 04/30/2011 9:07:45 PM PDT by wendy1946
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To: nopardons

I wonder if Italy will fall for the old elephants over the Alps trick again


45 posted on 04/30/2011 9:25:30 PM PDT by Colorado Doug (Now I know how the Indians felt to be sold out for a few beads and trinkets)
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To: Strategy

Singling out the weakest link in Obama’s “coalition?”


46 posted on 04/30/2011 9:29:05 PM PDT by NonValueAdded (What is so remarkable about the LFBC is ... that it is unremarkable. Then why ...?)
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To: Colorado Doug

LOL.............I doubt it!


47 posted on 04/30/2011 9:31:20 PM PDT by nopardons
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To: scooby321
I bet if he put Russian Troops there Obama would back down so fast it would be funny.

Not if the last bit of advice he receives comes from Wesley ...

48 posted on 04/30/2011 9:33:22 PM PDT by NonValueAdded (What is so remarkable about the LFBC is ... that it is unremarkable. Then why ...?)
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To: keat
"He’s got a real chance of winning this one"

No doubt.

As soon as Daffy lands a good punch the Europeans will sue for peace...and agree to completely rebuild Libya.

And, Daffy has the means to land that punch.

49 posted on 04/30/2011 9:47:42 PM PDT by Mariner (USS Tarawa, VQ3, USS Benjamin Stoddert, NAVCAMS WestPac, 7th Fleet, Navcommsta Puget Sound)
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To: Mariner

Libya was a former Italian colony; perhaps most Libyans would unite against Italy in a common front.

Ergo, Gaddaffi strikes at Italy; Italy strikes back; and Gaddaffi becomes leader of all Libyans against Italy.


50 posted on 04/30/2011 10:12:03 PM PDT by CondorFlight (I)
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