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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

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

Gaddafi family members, wife and children leave Libya, flee to Algeria
By in Africa, Current Events, International, Politics 1 comment

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 […]


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 […]


Mar 29, 2011

President Barack Obama speech on Libya civil war, “US has done what it should do” (Video)

President Barack Obama speech on Libya civil war, "US has done what it should do" (Video)
By in Asia, Current Events, Politics, United States 1 comment

US President Barack Obama delivered his speech on Monday, March 28, 2011, at the National Defense University, which was focused on the stand of US on Libya civil war, as shown in the video below. President Obama speech on Libya Image Credit: WhiteHouse.gov President Obama on his speech on Monday night, which lasted for about […]


Mar 19, 2011

Fighter jet shot down over Benghazi, rockets attack, despite Libya ceasefire announced (Photo)

Fighter jet shot down over Benghazi, rockets attack, despite Libya ceasefire announced (Photo)
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Fighter jet was shot down on Saturday, March 19, 2011, and went into flames over Benghazi, as rockets attack and gunshots are being heard, despite that Libya has declared ceasefire on Friday. Fighter jet shot down in Benghazi Image Credit: Aljazeera.net As shown here in the photo, a Fighter jet plane was shot down and […]


Mar 18, 2011

Libya declares immediate ceasefire as UN announces no-fly zone, British plans air attack

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Updated: March 19, 2011 5:51 p.m. Read Fighter jet shot down over Benghazi, rockets attack, despite Libya ceasefire announced (Photo) Libyan government has declared an immediate ceasefire on Friday, March 18, 2011, as the United Nations Security Council announced a no-fly zone over Libya and British air forces reportedly plan to attack the country. On […]


Feb 26, 2011

Libya protests: Gaddafi speaks to supporters at Tripoli Green Square (Video)

Libya protests: Gaddafi speaks to supporters at Tripoli Green Square (Video)
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Updated: March 18, 2011 10:51 p.m. Read Libya declares immediate ceasefire as UN announces no-fly zone, British plans air attack As Libya protests continue, Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi spoke to his supporters on Friday, February 25, at the Green Square in Tripoli, the country’s capital, as shown in the video below. Muammar Gaddafi speaks to […]