On Monday 29 July, I will be giving a book talk at the exquisite Topping Bookshop in Bath. Doors open at 7.45 pm at The Bookshop, The Paragon, Bath BA1 5LS. Early bird tickets, which are redeemable against a signed copy of the book, are available on their website:
Alternatively, I will be telling audiences about how the last British prisoners of World War I coped in their lice-infested cells at the War and Peace Festival in Kent during the previous week (23-27 July) and speaking at the National Army Museum in London, on Friday 9 August at 11.30 am.
The strike on the Detention Centre today was not the first air attack at the Tajoura base. In 2011, the Libyan Navy kept all its stores in the large hangars, which were completely destroyed in an Air Strike.
Attacks on civilians are heinous crimes, but don’t be deceived by old photographs doctored by the media.