"They will fail, force NATO will be defeated. We are determined not to change our country, for that is not our's will and not the will of NATO aircraft, "- said Gaddafi.
"We resist, we are at war, if they come to the ground, we meet them, but they are cowards, they do not dare "- continued Libyan favorite. He urged Libyans to prepare for the liberation of the country, reports" Interfax ".
Since March 31, when the command of the operation to run across in the hands of NATO, and on June 12, the alliance aircraft bombed two targets on the ground tyscham Libya. Among their missile launchers "ground-to-air", radars, 130 command and control nodes, some 600 tanks and other armored vehicles, artillery pieces and 750 ammunition stores. Knocked out 10 combat aircraft and helicopters, and 10 ships.
But even with the military NATO and bombarded civilian facilities. Not so long ago, said the head of Internatsionalnaya Chess Federation Kirsan Ilyumzhinov, who has visited Tripoli and met with Muammar Gaddafi.
U.S. spending on operations in Libya only strip the Pentagon amounted to 716 million dollars and will reach 1.1 billion by the end of September. Such numbers are contained in the report of white houses Congress, entitled "Activity in the U.S. Libya. "