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Nov 19, 2011

Muammar Gadhafi’s son, Saif al-Islam captured in Libya, reports say (Photo)

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Saif al-Islam, a son of slain Libyan leader Muammar Gadhafi (also spelled as Gaddafi), was reportedly captured in Libya on Saturday, November 19, 2011, as shown in the photo below. A man being believed to be Saif al-Islam Gaddafi, Muammar Gaddafi’s son (Click Image To Enlarge) Image Credit: Al Jazeera/Libya TV As noted at international […]


Oct 20, 2011

Muammar Gaddafi is dead, Libya Prime Minister confirms

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Former Libya leader Muammar Gaddafi is dead after being captured by National Transitional Council (NTC) officials, and was confirmed by NTC during a brief press conference. According to the latest update of CNN on Thursday, October 20, 2011, Moammar Gadhafi was killed that day while trying to escape from NTC fighters. “We have been waiting […]


Oct 20, 2011

Muammar Gaddafi dead after being captured, reports say

Muammar Gaddafi dead after being captured, reports say
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Updated: October 20, 2011 11:25 p.m. Read Muammar Gaddafi is dead, Libya Prime Minister confirms Former Libya leader Muammar Gaddafi is dead after being captured by National Transitional Council (NTC) officials, and was said to have been reported by NTC television station Al-Ahrar. Muammar Gaddafi file photo Image Credit: Getty Images According to the latest […]


Oct 20, 2011

Libya leader Muammar Gaddafi captured, state TV says

Libya leader Muammar Gaddafi captured, state TV says
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Updated: October 20, 2011 11:25 p.m. Read Muammar Gaddafi is dead, Libya Prime Minister confirms Former Libya leader Muammar Gaddafi was reportedly captured by National Transitional Council (NTC) officials during an operation on Thursday, October 20, 2011. Muammar Gaddafi file photo Image Credit: Stan Honda, AFP/Getty Images According to international news sites, Libyan state TV […]


Aug 30, 2011

Aisha Gadhafi, Muammar Gadhafi’s daughter gives birth in Algeria

Aisha Gadhafi, Muammar Gadhafi’s daughter gives birth in Algeria
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Aisha Gadhafi, the daughter of Muammar Gadhafi, reportedly gave birth in Algeria on Tuesday, August 30, 2011, one day after she and other Gadhafi family members left Libya. Aisha Gadhafi in April 2011 Image Credit: Getty Images According to international news sites, Muammar Gadhafi’s daughter, Aisha, who is a former U.N. goodwill ambassador and has […]


Aug 30, 2011

Gaddafi family members, wife and children leave Libya, flee to Algeria

Gaddafi family members, wife and children leave Libya, flee to Algeria
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Updated: August 30, 2011 11:30 p.m. Read Aisha Gadhafi, Muammar Gadhafi’s daughter gives birth in Algeria Some of Gaddafi family members including Muammar Gaddafi’s wife, daughter and two sons have left Libya and flew to Algeria. (From left to right) Muammar Gaddafi’s wife Safia; son Hannibal and daughter Aisha Image Credit: Reuters According to international […]


Aug 22, 2011

Libya unrest: Two Gaddafi sons captured, Moammar Gaddafi nowhere to be found (Video)

Libya unrest: Two Gaddafi sons captured, Moammar Gaddafi nowhere to be found (Video)
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Two Gaddafi sons have been captured by Libyan rebels while on a phone interview on Sunday, August 21, 2011, as shown in the news video below, Moammar Gaddafi now nowhere to be found. Gaddafi son, Mohammed Gaddafi Image Credit: AlJazeera.net As noted by Al Jazeera, which interviewed Gaddafi’s son, Mohammed Gaddafi, he confirmed that he […]


Jun 13, 2011

Gaddafi plays chess with International Chess Federation (FIDE) president Kirsan Ilyumzhinov (Video)

Gaddafi plays chess with International Chess Federation (FIDE) president Kirsan Ilyumzhinov (Video)
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Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi played chess with the president of International Chess Federation on Sunday, June 12, 2011, as shown in the video below. Muammar Gaddafi playing chess with FIDE president Kirsan Ilyumzhinov (June 12, 2011) Image Credit: TheEmbatna/YouTube According to international news sites that day, Libyan TV showed Gaddafi playing chess with Kirsan Ilyumzhinov, […]


May 14, 2011

Libya Update: NATO attacks Tripoli, Muammar Gaddafi still alive (Video)

Libya Update: NATO attacks Tripoli, Muammar Gaddafi still alive (Video)
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Muammar Gaddafi Image Credit: time.com As news headlines reveal, Muammar Gaddafi defiantly quoted as saying, “I am still alive”, through an audio broadcast on Libyan state television Friday, a day after NATO strikes on his compound in Tripoli. As reports further claim, Muammar Gaddafi said that he needed to guarantee Libyans of their concerns about […]


May 1, 2011

Misrata Unrests Led To NATO Airstrike In Tripoli, Libya And Hits Moamer Kadhafi Son in Gargour

Misrata Unrests Led To NATO Airstrike In Tripoli, Libya And Hits Moamer Kadhafi Son in Gargour
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Moamer Kadhafi Image Credit: Libyan TV A NATO missile hits the house of Moamer Kadhafi and his wife in Tripoli, Libya on Saturday, April 30, 2011 that killed the Libyan leader’s youngest son, Seif al-Arab Gadhafi, and three grandchildren, according to reports by several international news sites. According to a statement by Libyan spokesman Moussa Ibrahim, […]