This is true. He wanted to accept only gold Dinars as payment for the oil. One of the signs of a real rebellion is when the 'bad guy's henchmen' jump ship to the rebel side. This did not happen in Libya, as it did in Egypt. I am truly disgusted with the horrible depths my government has sunk to. Our soldiers lives, and the innocents being killed in Libya because a sovereign nation dared to deny the worthless Federal Reserve Notes of the USA.
When a true genius appears in the world, you may know him by this sign: that the dunces are all in confederacy against him. ~J. Swift