When Qaddafi Was Our Friend
The CIA's Libyan Helpers

Mariner, Joanne
http://www.counterpunch.org/2011/09/07/when-qaddafi-was-our-friend/

Publisher:  CounterPunch
Date Written:  07/09/2011
Year Published:  2011  
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX12945

It was counterterrorism cooperation, together with Qaddafi’s abandonment of his nuclear ambitions, that cemented U.S./Libyan ties. Qaddafi’s intelligence services opened their files to the CIA, were given CIA training, and took in the CIA’s prisoners.