Cluster Bombs in Libya

Shock, horror; it has been reported that in Libya Mr Gaddafi’s forces have been launching cluster bombs as part of attempts to regain a city lost to the rebels. There has been great condemnation from the so called civilised world that a weapon, developed in Germany, Italy and the United States of America more than sixty years ago and used by Germany (in the second world war) Russia (in the Chechen war), Serbia, NATO, the United States (in Iraq) Israel (in Lebanon) and Georgia and made in many countries in the European Union (including Spain) is now being used by this vicious dictator in Libya. Continue reading