Gaddafi Killed

  • Gaddafi's spy chief in Mali, son on way: official 28-10-2011 07:47 AM

    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...
  • Libya declared free, but Gaddafi death questioned 24-10-2011 09:42 AM

    Tripoli: Libya's interim rulers declared the country liberated on Sunday after an 8-month civil war, launching the oil-rich nation on what is meant to be a two-year transition to democracy. But they laid out plans with an Islamist tone that could rattle their Western backers. The joyful ceremony formally marking...
  • Post-Gaddafi Libya under pressure to restore order 23-10-2011 08:39 PM

    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...
  • Libyans lining up to see Muammar Gaddafi's body 23-10-2011 01:55 PM

    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 23-10-2011 08:06 AM

    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...
  • Libya's new leaders to declare liberation today 23-10-2011 07:50 AM

    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...
  • Libya: Govt to declare liberation on Sunday 22-10-2011 03:46 PM

    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...
  • Muammar Gaddafi stashed away $ 200 billion 22-10-2011 01:43 PM

    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...
  • NATO agrees to end Libya campaign in 10 days 22-10-2011 11:59 AM

    Brussels: NATO said on Friday it plans to end its seven-month bombing campaign in Libya at the end of the month, leaving the battle-scarred 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...
  • Gaddafi's body put on display in shopping centre 22-10-2011 08:47 AM

    Misrata: Muammar Gaddafi's blood-streaked 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 21-10-2011 03:38 PM

    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...
  • Gaddafi's death: who pulled the trigger? 21-10-2011 12:59 PM

    Sirte: Disturbing images of a blood-stained 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...
  • Muammar Gaddafi: Arab world's longest serving leader 21-10-2011 08:53 AM

    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 21-10-2011 08:44 AM

    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 21-10-2011 08:37 AM

    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 21-10-2011 08:29 AM

    CNN's Jonathan Mann interviewed the Libyan leader in 2006 and reflects on Muammar Gaddafi's idiosyncrasies. ...
  • Libya: From dictatorship to democracy 21-10-2011 08:09 AM

    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 21-10-2011 08:01 AM

    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 iron-fist rulers' 21-10-2011 07:48 AM

    Washington: US President Barack Obama hailed Muammar Gaddafi's death on Thursday as a warning to authoritarian leaders across the Middle East that iron-fisted 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...
  • Pulled from drain pipe, Gaddafi was shown no mercy 21-10-2011 06:58 AM

    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 20-10-2011 06:50 PM

    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 eight-month-old uprising against his rule overran...