GADDAFI KILLED

  • Gaddafi's spy chief in Mali, son on way: official October 28, 2011

    Dakar: Muammar Gaddafi's intelligence chief, who is wanted by Interpol, fled to Mali overnight after making his way across Niger where he has been hiding for several days in the country's northern desert, an adviser to the president of Niger said on Thursday. The official, speaking on the condition of anonymity...
  • Libya declared free, but Gaddafi death questioned October 24, 2011

    Tripoli: Libya's interim rulers declared the country liberated on Sunday after an 8month civil war, launching the oilrich nation on what is meant to be a twoyear transition to democracy. But they laid out plans with an Islamist tone that could rattle their Western backers. The joyful ceremony formally marking the...
  • PostGaddafi Libya under pressure to restore order October 23, 2011

    Benghazi: Racing to fill a power vacuum and prevent a descent into lawlessness, Libya is to proclaim its war over on Sunday and start building the ballot box democracy Muammar Gaddafi once saw as fit for "donkeys". Tens of thousands who before this year's revolt had known nothing but Gaddafi's allpowerful...
  • Libyans lining up to see Muammar Gaddafi's body October 23, 2011

    Libyans, with children in tow, are queuing up at the meat market on the outskirts of Misrata, to get a glimpse of the dead body of Muammar Gaddafi. ...
  • Clues to Gaddafi's death concealed from public view October 23, 2011

    Misrata: Libyan forces guarding Muammar Gaddafi's body in a cold storage room let in members of the public to view the deposed leader for a second day on Saturday, but the wounds that may hold the clue to how he died were covered up. Gaddafi's body lay on a mattress on...
  • Libya's new leaders to declare liberation today October 23, 2011

    Tripoli: Libya's new leaders will declare liberation on Sunday, officials said, a move that will start the clock for elections after months of bloodshed that culminated in the death of longtime dictator Muammar Gaddafi. But the victory has been clouded by questions over how Gaddafi was killed after images emerged showing...
  • Libya: Govt to declare liberation on Sunday October 22, 2011

    Tripoli: A military spokesman says Libya's transitional government will declare liberation on Sunday after months of bloodshed that culminated in the death of longtime leader Muammar Gaddafi. Officials from the governing National Transitional Council had said the announcement would be made on Saturday in the eastern city of Benghazi, the revolution's...
  • Muammar Gaddafi stashed away $ 200 billion October 22, 2011

    Washington: Slain Libyan despot Muammar Gaddafi secretly salted away an estimated staggering $ 200 billion in bank accounts, real estate and corporate investments around the world before he was killed. The Libyan dictator, who faced an ignominious but gruesome death, had hidden huge amounts of cash, gold reserves and investments and...
  • NATO agrees to end Libya campaign in 10 days October 22, 2011

    Brussels: NATO said on Friday it plans to end its sevenmonth bombing campaign in Libya at the end of the month, leaving the battlescarred country's new authorities on their own to ensure security after the death of Muammar Gaddafi and the ouster of his regime. The alliance made a preliminary decision...
  • Gaddafi's body put on display in shopping centre October 22, 2011

    Misrata: Muammar Gaddafi's bloodstreaked body was on display in a commercial freezer at a shopping centre on Friday as Libyan authorities argued about what to do with his remains and questions deepened over official accounts of the longtime dictator's death. New video emerged of his violent, chaotic last moments, showing...
  • Doc says Gaddafi killed by bullet in stomach October 21, 2011

    Dubai: Muammar Gaddafi was fatally wounded by a bullet in his intestines following his capture, according to a doctor who examined his body, amid conflicting accounts of how the fugitive former Libyan leader met his end. Gaddafi, 69, was killed on Thursday after being captured by the Libyan fighters he once...
  • Gaddafi's death: who pulled the trigger? October 21, 2011

    Sirte: Disturbing images of a bloodstained and shaken Muammar Gaddafi being dragged around by angry fighters quickly circulated around the world after the Libyan dictator's dramatic death near his home town of Sirte. The exact circumstances of his demise are still unclear with conflicting accounts of his death emerging. But the...
  • Muammar Gaddafi: Arab world's longest serving leader October 21, 2011

    Over four decades in power, Gaddafi portrayed himself as the leader of a united Africa and the "king of kings." ...
  • Gaddafi was captured in good health: Libyan PM October 21, 2011

    Libyan Prime Minister Mahmoud Jibril said Gaddafi was in "good health" when he was found in his hometown of Sirte. ...
  • Gaddafi's death is a welcome news: David Cameron October 21, 2011

    The UK Prime Minister welcomed the news of Muammar Gaddafi's death and said people should remember his victims. ...
  • Gaddafi: The strange dictator who hated democracy October 21, 2011

    CNN's Jonathan Mann interviewed the Libyan leader in 2006 and reflects on Muammar Gaddafi's idiosyncrasies. ...
  • Libya: From dictatorship to democracy October 21, 2011

    After eight months of bloody battle, the Libyan Civil War could soon be over with Muammar Gaddafi's killing. ...
  • Libya in transition: Gaddafi killed, rebels celebrate October 21, 2011

    Africa's longest ruling dictator Muammar Gaddafi was killed by rebel forces in his hometown of Sirte on Thursday. ...
  • 'Gaddafi's death is warning to ironfist rulers' October 21, 2011

    Washington: US President Barack Obama hailed Muammar Gaddafi's death on Thursday as a warning to authoritarian leaders across the Middle East that ironfisted rule "inevitably comes to an end," and as vindication for his cautious strategy toward Libya. Obama joined US politicians and ordinary Americans in welcoming the demise of Gaddafi,...
  • Pulled from drain pipe, Gaddafi was shown no mercy October 21, 2011

    Sirte: Dragged from hiding in a drainage pipe, a wounded Muammar Gaddafi raised his hands and begged revolutionary fighters: "Don't kill me, my sons." Within an hour, he was dead, but not before jubilant Libyans had vented decades of hatred by pulling the eccentric dictator's hair and parading his bloodied...
  • Gaddafi's body taken to secret location: report October 20, 2011

    Misrata: The body of deposed Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi is being taken to a location which is being kept secret for security reasons, a National Transitional Council official said on Thursday. Gaddafi died of wounds suffered on Thursday as fighters battling to complete an eightmonthold uprising against his rule overran his...