Monday, February 21, 2011

Libya Update

by Bill McBride on 2/21/2011 12:00:00 PM

Note: U.S. Markets are closed today in observance of Presidents' Day. Here are the weekly schedule and summary:
Summary for Week ending February 19th
Schedule for Week of February 20th

By requests, some links on Libya ...
• From the NY Times: Qaddafi’s Grip on Power Seems to Ebb as Forces Retreat

The 40-year-rule of Libyan strongman Col. Muammar el-Qaddafi appeared to teeter Monday as his security forces retreated to a few buildings in the Libyan capital of Tripoli, where fires burned unchecked and senior government officials and diplomats announced defections.

... several senior officials — including the justice minister and members of the Libyan mission to the United Nations — announced their resignations.
• The Telegraph has a site that is updated frequently: Libya protests: live

• From al Jazeera: Libya Live Blog