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Libyan dictator Muammar Gadhafi is desperately clinging to power as a revolution inspired by events in Egypt and Tunisia has spread across Libya. Gadhafi's decision to bomb and shoot protesters killed hundreds of Libyans but also turned large portions of the military against him. With his soldiers, diplomats and even ministers abandoning him, Gadhafi has reportedly brought in mercenaries from other African countries in an increasingly futile bid to quell the revolt.
Meanwhile, the Saudi Arabia's king is doling US$36 billion to his people to buy their love and prevent them from revolting.
First Tunisia, then Egypt, and now Libya. Which Arab country is next?
We last animated Gadhafi (and his now-famous Ukrainian nurse) here: