from NileBowie.Blogspot Website
While the unconcealed hypocrisy that led to the emergence of a new Libya fades from the public consciousness, the governments of the West are beginning to reap the profits of their investments.
Sarkozy, Mustafa Abdel Jalil, Cameron
Under a mandate to protect civilians, these allied forces armed radical factions of Islamist fighters and showered white phosphorus tipped ordnance onto densely populated residential areas.
While sponsoring politicians equated the Libyan
rebels to heroic advocates of western democracy fighting for freedom, these
men committed racially motivated beheadings and executions of migrant
workers from sub-Saharan Africa and filled mass graves with the corpses of
their fellow countrymen, Gaddafi loyalists.
With an annual economic growth of 10% and extensive programs for social welfare, public healthcare and education, Libya was viewed as a place of relative opportunity with numerous jobs for migrant workers from neighboring countries in the region.
Gadhafi advocated the creation of,
...a move that would directly threaten the financial oligarchy of the
Franco-Anglo-American powers that funded his demise.
As the revolutionary vigor dies down, the seeds of civil war between tribal lines of the armed rebel factions may foment at any moment. It is upon this unstable foundation that an economic protectorate is being born.
In exchange for being brought to power,
representatives from Libya’s National Transitional Council (NTC) have recently
visited their former colonial administrators in London to begin awarding
contracts to insidious corporate entities who will be commissioned to
rebuild the country's bombarded infrastructure.
As shares rise for Shell and British Petroleum, staff members of the UK Department for Trade and Investment have begun to establish themselves in Libya.
In exchange for French warplanes over the skies of Tripoli, the NTC allegedly promised to grant 35% of its oil contracts to the French oil conglomerate, Total, a corrupted corporate body complicit in the use of forced labor during it’s pipeline operations in Myanmar.
Much to the denial of the French Government, the
company has been approved to begin onshore oil extraction in the upcoming
Richard Peters, a construction firm owner whose company is also involved in rebuilding Iraq and Afghanistan after the subsequent US-led occupations has advocated the construction of golf courses and a Disney Land, suggesting that the Libyan people could really do with a little entertainment.
On a recent trip to Libya, John Laughland from the Institute for Democracy and Cooperation reported that the NTC was fully aware that the Libyan assets frozen in western banks would be unfrozen and redistributed to the nations originally responsible for orchestrating the NATO bombardment.
As an economic client state masquerading as a
liberated nation, the new Libyan regime owes its entire sovereignty and
legitimacy to colonial European powers responsible for fomenting anarchy and
civil war within their country.
Several billion dollars worth of construction and arms contracts between Russia and Gadhafi’s government are now contested and subject to revaluation.
In 2010, China was the recipient of 11% of Libya’s oil exports and maintained approximately 30,000 workers in Libya through China’s National Petroleum Corporation.
It remains unclear if these nations will be able
to fully reclaim their business interests in the country.
NATO Secretary-General Anders Fogh Rasmussen proclaims,
Tragically, the Libyan people themselves fail to recognize that their country has been usurped.
Abdullah Naker of the Tripoli Revolutionists Council recently released the following statement,
Unfortunately, Naker’s proverbial Gadhafi has
already returned… and he’s wearing a five thousand dollar business suit...