Cornwall ON – Well it looks like Libyan murderer Muammar al-Gaddafi is headed out of Libya, but not before killing more of his own protesters as civilian protesters are being fired upon. The longest serving leader in the region, since a military coup in 1969 Mr. Gaddafi is rumored to be heading to Venezuela for asylum.
If you watch facebook and You Tube you can see many street reports.
Video with Appeal for Help from Protester
“I am an international leader, the dean of the Arab rulers, the king of kings of Africa and the imam (leader) of Muslims, and my international status does not allow me to descend to a lower level.”
That quote from news.scotsman.com from 2009.
The Middle East seems to be realigning and there seem to be a changing of the guard. What’s most interesting is that lack of Religious
Egypt is in military hands, Algeria, Libya, Yemen, Bahrain, Djibouti, and Kuwait are all reporting violence and protests.
The most troubled and politically unstable region on the planet is shaking.
Oil Prices as well as Gold prices have spiked with Oil trading at over $104US per barrel and Gold trading over $1400 per ounce.
Libya produces as much as 2% of OPEC Oil output
Now the questions start about who takes over where and how it will truly impact stability in an area that has no Democratic history and is open to many influences from the West, the East, and from Militant Islamic nations such as Iran, Syria, and factions within Lebanon.
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