Libya . U.S. corporate military ties to Libya

From a Democracy Now program, all of which should be listened to.

“U.S., Europe and Libya Relationship Strengthened through Corporate, Military Ties
In recent years, Libya has strengthened its ties to the United States and many European nations. Two years ago, the U.S. firm General Dynamics signed a $165 million contract to arm the Libyan Armed Forces’ elite second brigade. Halliburton, Shell, Raytheon, Dow Chemical and Chevron are all members of the U.S.-Libya Business Association. And in 2009, it was revealed that British forces were training Libyan special forces in counterterrorism techniques.
Libya: Human Rights Watch Appeals to International Community for Response”

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