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    • Reality Check
    • 25.02.11 | 17:18 (IST)

    News reports have been announcing that the Kadafi is using "mercenaries" to prop him up. On the other hand recent reports, that were very quickly removed by British and other European media, using reliable sources in the British Parliament indicate that the "mercenaries" were actually British army regulars reassigned to try and help Kadafi. There is the fear in London that a new government will remember all the help the British gave Kadafi and throw them and their companies out. If they are "mercenaries," a safe bet would be they are being paid for by BP and the British government not Kadafi

    from the article: Report: At least five killed in Tripoli as violent clashes resume
    First published 15:54 25.02.11 | Last updated 15:54 25.02.11
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