He took a lot of credit (unearned and undeserved) for the success of the terrorist militias in Libya. Will he be forced to accept responsibility for the outcome? Patrick Cockburn: This was always a civil war, and the victors are not merciful - Commentators - Opinion - The Independent The winning anti-Gaddafi militia are not proving merciful. Often they have had relatives killed in the fighting or imprisoned by the old regime who they want to avenge. Sometimes they come from tribes and towns traditionally hostile to neighbouring tribes and towns. Gaddafi supporters are being hunted down. According to one person in Gaddafi's home town of Sirte, they are facing a "continuing reign of terror". "There is a deep and spreading frenzy, particularly among some of the youth militia and the Islamists, to hunt down anyone associated with the former regime," the source said Oh yes, they are slaughtering the African blacks too. Just as I said they would.