Posts Tagged ‘Muammar Gaddafi’

Libya Conflict:Pro-Gaddafi forces capture Bani Walid, 5 NTC troops killed – report

Tuesday, January 24, 2012 Comments off

Files picture dated September 22, 2011 shows Libyan National Transitional Council (NTC) fighters launching a rocket towards Bani Walid from their outpost at the entrance of the city. Photo: AFP  

Fighters loyal to late Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi have clashed with revolutionary forces in the former-regime stronghold of Bani Walid, taking control of the city in the process. Read more…

Libya:Gaddafi’s press secretary arrested in Libya

Sunday, January 22, 2012 Comments off

The press secretary of Muammar Gaddafi, Musa Ibrahim, has been arrested in the city of Abassia, near the Libyan capital Tripoli.

He was the mouthpiece of the previous Libyan regime throughout last year’s civil war in the North African country. Read more…

Time runs out for effective probe of brutal Gaddafi murder – RT

Friday, January 20, 2012 Comments off

“Gaddafi’s children are still waiting for justice”

Libyan families Visit the body of slain Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi inside a storage freezer in Misrata (Reuters / Thaier Al-Sudani) 

While Libya has been quick to shake off 40 years of Colonel Muammar Gaddafi’s legacy, his children are still waiting for justice. The lawyer of the late leader’s daughter has been telling RT why his killing in October still hasn’t been investigated. Read more…

Libya test run of new NATO scenario – Primakov

Saturday, January 14, 2012 Comments off

Yevgeni Primakov. Photo: RIA Novosti   

Former Russian Prime Minister Yevgeni Primakov believes the removal of the Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi was a test run of a new NATO scenario to change regimes using loosely-worded resolutions of the UN Security Council. Read more…

Libya:Firefights in Tripoli

Wednesday, January 4, 2012 Comments off

Libya. Photo: EPA    

In the Libyan capital Tripoli former opposition fighters and government troops have been trading gunfire hours after members of the local militia tried to storm into the former headquarters of Muammar Gaddafi’s intelligence services. Read more…

Gaddafi’s daughter wants his death probed

Friday, December 30, 2011 Comments off

Laaska news Dec. 30, 2011

Photo: EPA   

The daughter of the former Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi Aisha has applied to the International Criminal Court requesting a probe into her father’s death, the Guardian writes. Read more…

LIBYA:Video of Gaddafi Caught Alive (still standing)

Sunday, December 25, 2011 Comments off

Laaska news  Dec. 25, 2011

According to Video, Col. Muammar Al-Gaddafi (Qaddafi,kaddafi) the former Libyan strongman, met a violent death  in the hands of rebel fighters.

Photo:File. Read more…

LIBYA:Russia warns of Gaddafi arms spread

Saturday, December 17, 2011 Comments off

Laaska news  Dec. 17, 2011
“Africa-Russia business forum”  in Addis Ababa Friday.

Mikhail Margelov. Photo: RIA Novosti    

Russia fears that weaponry from the looted Gaddafi arsenals may find its way into the hands of extremists, separatists and terrorists across Africa. Read more…

ICC ‘suspects’ Gaddafi’s death was war crime

Friday, December 16, 2011 Comments off

Laaska news  Dec. 16, 2011


A National Transitional Countil (NTC) fighter points a gun at Libya’s former leader Muammar Gaddafi in Sirte in this still image taken from video shot on October 20, 2011 and released on October 22, 2011 (Reuters / Reuters TV)

The ICC suspects the death of Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi was a war crime. The international court’s chief prosecutor says there were strong indications he was killed in custody. Read more…

Gaddafi’s daughter demands probe into his death

Thursday, December 15, 2011 Comments off

Laaska news  Dec. 15, 2011


Aisha Gaddafi. Photo: EPA   

The daughter of slain Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi has inquired if the International Criminal Court intends to investigate the deaths of her father and brother. Read more…