Les Proies by Annick Cojean, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. In , Annick Cojean, senior reporter at Le Monde and special correspondent for Tripoli, wrote a shock article, titled. Gaddafi s sexual slave, which told the. Annick Cojean’s “Gaddafi’s Harem” is just such a book. Its original French title is ” Les proies”, or ‘The prey’. In the case of Muammar Gaddafi.

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The same goes for all those who were raped by Gaddafi’s henchmen during the Libyan civil war, as a way of annlck the rebels’ resolve. It partly achieves something that will not take place institutionally: Interview with a mixed-faith couple Experiences in a Christian-Muslim marriage.

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She also told Cojean about the women who worked for Gaddafi, tormenting his prey on his behalf. Egypt acquits 43 NGO workers on illegal funding charges. Some women saw collaboration as the only way out — a cruel way for the victim to become the perpetrator.

Jesus, born a Jew, spent his days in the region now known as Israel. He was born in Bethlehem and lived by the Sea of Galilee. Both revolutions it seems were doomed to failure, with those involved forced to endure a long and Numerous other nations have acquired translation rights, and the book is rapidly gaining visibility — the book is already a bestseller in the Arab world.

It wnnick since been published in Brazil and has been translated into Arabic and German.

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Interview with the Islam expert Behnam T. As a reminder and as an appeal in the pursuit of real equality for the sexes, to bolster women’s rights and fight for the anchoring of these in the constitution — in Libya and all the nations of the world.


A Fresh Start for Libya? With her book “Gaddafi’s Harem”, Annick Cojean partly achieves something that will no longer take place institutionally: Soraya was oroies 15 years old when she was kidnapped by Gaddafi’s henchmen and locked up in the cellars of the notorious military base and compound at Bab al-Azizia, together with other girls and women.

Cojean, aghast, documented Soraya’s experiences. Civil wars in the Middle East The Arab issue of kith and kin The social group becomes partisan, whether sectarian, tribal, party political or ethnic. But although a rally such as this is a display of determination and guts, Soraya and many women who have suffered a similar fate must still deal with the consequences: During this entire period, every day of her life was overshadowed by despotism, violence and fear.

Rebuilding the Ruins of Qaddafi. Readers’ comments can be found by Google and other search engines. But lss case also intermeshes personal trauma and social repression: EU and the Maghreb Fair trade for a level playing field Last year, the author was awarded the “Grand Prix de la Presse Internationale” for her book “Les proies”.

In fact, Soraya’s story is the story of a crushed existence.

In the course of her research she happened to meet a young woman, named Soraya in the book, who divulged a terrible story — a story that leads back to annivk Libya under Muammar al-Gaddafi. Pumped up with lust for power, a drive later boosted by Viagra, the Libyan dictator abused numerous women and men every day.


They too are direct victims of the monstrous nexus of power, sexuality and violence practiced by Gaddafi. In the case of Muammar Gaddafi, who ruled Libya for 42 years, the word ‘prey’ refers to all those women whose fate is described by the French journalist in her book.

Prey for a terrible but at the same time celebrated leader who deployed sexuality to an unimaginable extent as a way of exercising power during his entire rule, abusing and raping countless women.

Many of them had previously been raped by the “great leader”, or “Papa Muammar”, as he liked to be known. But, as Behnam T.

Les Proies : Dans Le Harem de Khadafi

Cojean, a reporter with “Le Monde”, travelled to Tripoli in October to explore the role of women in the revolution and discover how their situation was developing in post-revolutionary Libya. This, and all the other evidence that Cojean has gathered with remarkable courage and presented with palpable indignation, means her book is both a harrowing and an alarming read. Said Why al-Qaida is stronger than ever In submitting this comment, the reader coojean the following terms and conditions: