Muammar al-Gaddafi

Armed supporters of Libyan leader Moamer

Libya Native, Now Plano Resident, Reflects On Country’s Resilience

Samir Mavrakis left Libya in 1974 at the age of 18. He came to the United States to attend college and had planned to return. But, he realized the oppression of Muammar el-Qaddafi regime.


MEDITERRANEAN SEA - MARCH 19:  In this handout image provided by the U.S. Navy, seen through night-vision lenses aboard amphibious transport dock the USS Ponce, the USS Barry fires Tomahawk cruise missiles in support of Operation Odyssey Dawn March 19, 2011 in the Mediterranean Sea.  This was one of approximately 110 cruise missiles fired from U.S. and British ships and submarines targeting about 20 radar and anti-aircraft sites along Libya's Mediterranean coast.   (Photo by Nathanael Miller/U.S. Navy via Getty Images)

Saginaw Family Concerned About Loved Ones In Libya

As the political unrest heightens in Lybia, one Saginaw family is growing anxious, knowing their loved ones are caught in the middle of a civil war. Now, they wait, desperately trying to get in touch with them.


Protestors rallied in Downtown Dallas for Libya and Iran on Feb. 20, 2011.

Protests Held In Downtown Dallas For Freedom In Libya, Iran

They’re thousands of miles from Libya, but dozens of people at two demonstrations in Downtown Dallas Sunday said they feel they can make a difference.