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53 Gaddafi supporters found executed in Sirte


October 25th, 2011 - 12:38 am ICT by BNO News
SIRTE (BNO NEWS) -- The bodies of more than 50 people who are believed to have been supporters of ousted Libyan leader Colonel Muammar Gaddafi were found at a hotel in Sirte ... Read more...

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Video shows Muammar Gaddafi being sodomized


October 22nd, 2011 - 5:35 pm ICT by BNO News
SIRTE (BNO NEWS) -- A video released by the Global Post appears to capture an unidentified man sodomizing ousted Libyan leader Colonel Muammar Gaddafi with an object before he was eventually ... Read more...

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Gaddafi’s rule in Libya has come to an end: Obama


August 22nd, 2011 - 11:44 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 22 (IANS) US President Barack Obama said Sunday that Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi's rule in the country has come to an end and asked him to relinquish ... Read more...

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NATO airstrikes on Libya “a form of new colonialism”: S. African expert


May 1st, 2011 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
Pretoria, May 1 (ANI): A South African expert on international affairs has said ongoing NATO airstrikes on Libya represent a 'form of new colonialism', and added there is a risk that the ... Read more...

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Gaddafi escapes unhurt as NATO missile strikes kill youngest son, three grandchildren


May 1st, 2011 - 10:30 am ICT by ANI
London, May 1(ANI): Libyan dictator Colonel Muammar Gaddafi has survived a NATO missile attack that killed his youngest son and three grandchildren last night.The Libyan government said that Saif Al-Arab Gaddafi, 29, ... Read more...

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Gaddafi forces using Viagra, condoms as part of sexual violence against rebels?


April 30th, 2011 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
Tripoli, Apr 30 (ANI): U.S. ambassador to the United Nations Susan E. Rice has raised serious concerns over reports that Libyan leader Colonel Muammar Gaddafi's forces have been supplied with tablets of ... Read more...

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Gaddafi rules out leaving Libya but ready to negotiate ceasefire with NATO


April 30th, 2011 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
Tripoli, Apr 30 (ANI): Libyan dictator Colonel Muammar Gaddafi has agreed to negotiate with NATO powers to put an end to air strikes against his forces, but warned that he cannot be ... Read more...

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‘Gaddafi will use leftover chemical weapons to defeat rebels’


April 29th, 2011 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
Tripoli, Apr 29 (ANI): A senior Libyan rebel military commander has warned that Colonel Muammar Gaddafi still possesses a quarter of chemical weapons, which he intends to use to 'the final drop ... Read more...

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Gaddafi forces hide behind women, children in Misrata battle


April 27th, 2011 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
Tripoli, Apr 27 (ANI): Colonel Muammar Gaddafi's forces are using women and children as human shields to protect themselves from attacks in Misrata.Rebels told how Gaddafi's troops have been using the new ... Read more...

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‘Fuelled by Viagra’ Gaddafi forces using rape as weapon against rebel children, women


April 26th, 2011 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
Tripoli, Apr 26 (ANI): Fuelled by Viagra, the forces of Libyan leader Colonel Muammar Gaddafi, are reportedly using rape as a weapon of war against rebels, including children as young as eight ... Read more...

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‘Give up war or face assassination’, Liam Fox warns Gaddafi


April 26th, 2011 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 26 (ANI): British Defence Secretary Liam Fox has warned Libyan leader Colonel Muammar Gaddafi and his loyalists to give up their fight against civilians in that country or face possible ... Read more...

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Obama, Berlusconi agree to raise pressure on Gaddafi


April 26th, 2011 - 8:51 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 26 (IANS/RIA Novosti) US President Barack Obama and Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi have agreed to increase military pressure on Libyan leader Colonel Muammar Gaddafi's forces, the ... Read more...

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NATO forces tried to assassinate Gaddafi: Libyan official


April 25th, 2011 - 1:47 pm ICT by ANI
Tripoli, Apr 25 (ANI): A Libyan government press official has said NATO had tried to assassinate Colonel Muammar Gaddafi early Monday, destroying his multi-story library and office and badly damaging a ... Read more...

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US’ first unmanned Predator attack destroys Libyan govt. multiple rocket launcher


April 24th, 2011 - 12:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 24 (ANI): The US military has confirmed that its first attack by an unmanned Predator drone aircraft has destroyed a Libyan government multiple rocket launcher near Misrata.Several hours ... Read more...

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Rebel leaders puzzled over withdrawal of Gaddafi’s troops from Misurata


April 24th, 2011 - 11:52 am ICT by ANI
New York, Apr 24 (ANI): The quick withdrawal of forces loyal to Colonel Muammar Gaddafi from the western city of Misurata on Saturday has puzzled the rebel commanders, and there are no ... Read more...

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Libyan army may allow tribes to fight rebels in Misrata


April 23rd, 2011 - 12:27 pm ICT by ANI
Tripoli, Apr 23 (ANI): Libya's Deputy Foreign Minister Khaled Kaim has said that the army of Colonel Muammar Gaddafi might hand over the task of fighting rebels to local tribes over fears ... Read more...

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Obama approves use of Predator drones to tackle Gaddafi forces in Libya


April 22nd, 2011 - 12:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 22 (ANI): US President Barack Obama has approved the use of unmanned Predator drones to attack the ground forces of Colonel Muammar Gaddafi in Libya.This has earlier proved effective ... Read more...

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Sending UK military personnel to Libya could lead to Vietnam-style conflict: Lawmakers


April 20th, 2011 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 19 (ANI): British lawmakers have warned that the decision to deploy military personnel to Libya could lead London to face risks of being embroiled in a prolonged Vietnam-style conflict.According ... Read more...

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UK military personnel heading to Libya


April 20th, 2011 - 1:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 19 (ANI): Around ten British military personnel will be sent to Benghazi in Libya to help rebel forces who are trying to oust Colonel Muammar Gaddafi.Although British ministers claimed ... Read more...

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Brit ministers to hold join urgent UN talks over Libya’s humanitarian situation


April 18th, 2011 - 6:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 17 (ANI): British ministers would reportedly hold a join urgent United Nations talks over the "great concern" of humanitarian situation in Libya, today.One of the important aspects of ... Read more...

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Will Britain use Harriers to silence Gaddafi forces?


April 18th, 2011 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 17 (ANI): Sixty Harrier jump jets that could be used to deal with Libyan dictator Colonel Muammar Gaddafi's forces are kept in British hangers, waiting to be scrapped under defence ... Read more...

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Cameron rules out invading Libya over fears of alienating Arabs


April 18th, 2011 - 2:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 17 (ANI): British Prime Minister David Cameron has ruled out invading Libya against a UN mandate, amid concerns that the forces of Colonel Muammar Gaddafi were using cluster bombs ... Read more...

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Gaddafi’s troops ordered to rape


April 18th, 2011 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
Tripoli (Libya), Apr. 18 (ANI): Troops loyal to Libyan dictator Colonel Muammar Gaddafi have been accused of raping women to strike terror in rebel forces.The Daily Star quoted a Libyan doctor, ... Read more...

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Libya will deal with “terrorists” first, then talk reform: Gaddafi’s son


April 18th, 2011 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
Tripoli, Apr 17 (ANI): Libyan leader Colonel Muammar Gaddafi's son Saif al-Islam Gaddafi has said his father's regime will deal with "terrorists" first, and then talk about reforms."The biggest issue ... Read more...

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Gaddafi controlled companies still operating in UK despite sanctions


April 17th, 2011 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 17 (ANI): Libyan companies controlled by Colonel Muammar Gaddafi are reportedly still trading in Britain despite being under official sanctions.The Telegraph quoted the Treasury as saying that it ... Read more...

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U.S., allies secretly seeking refuge for Gaddafi


April 17th, 2011 - 1:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 17 (ANI): The United States and its allies have reportedly secretly begun seeking a country, most likely in Africa, that would be willing to give refuge to Libyan dictator Colonel ... Read more...

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NATO running short of ammunition to carry out Libyan operations


April 16th, 2011 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 16 (ANI): NATO is running short of crucial ammunition like precision bombs following less than a month into the Libyan conflict, indicating the limitations of the participating European Union nations ... Read more...

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Gaddafi forces using schoolboy conscripts to regain Misurata


April 16th, 2011 - 12:49 pm ICT by ANI
Tripoli, Apr 16 (ANI): Libyan leader Colonel Muammar Gaddafi is reportedly using schoolboy conscripts as young as 15 in a bid to regain the rebel-held town of Misurata.Young government troops captured ... Read more...

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Gaddafi forces firing cluster bombs into residential neighborhoods in Misrata


April 16th, 2011 - 12:18 pm ICT by ANI
Tripoli, Apr 16 (ANI): The forces of Colonel Muammar Gaddafi are reportedly firing cluster bombs into residential neighborhoods, which have been banned by much of the world, in their bid to overtake ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda deputy demands Arab armies’ intervention in Libya to oust Gaddafi


April 15th, 2011 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 15 (ANI): Al Qaeda number two Ayman al-Zawahiri has praised the ouster of President Hosni Mubarak and urged Arab armies also to overthrow Libya's Colonel Muammar Gaddafi before "Western aid... ... Read more...

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Libyan rebels refuse to talk to Koussa, accusing him of having ‘blood on his hand’


April 14th, 2011 - 11:42 am ICT by ANI
Tripoli, Apr 14 (ANI): The Libyan rebels have refused to talk to Colonel Muammar Gaddafi's former Foreign Minister Moussa Koussa at a summit in Qatar, saying he has blood on his hands, ... Read more...

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NATO allies divided over pace of attacks in Libya


April 13th, 2011 - 6:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.13 (ANI): The pace of attacks against Colonel Muammar Gaddafi in Libya seems to be dividing NATO allies with many participating countries refusing to carry out strikes against forces on the ... Read more...

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Libya could become “new Somalia” if civil war breaks out: Koussa


April 12th, 2011 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 12 (ANI): Former Libyan Foreign Minister Moussa Koussa has warned that the crisis hit nation run by Colonel Muammar Gaddafi could become a "new Somalia" if a civil war breaks ... Read more...

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Gaddafi accepts African Union peace plan to end Libya conflict


April 11th, 2011 - 8:15 am ICT by ANI
Tripoli (Libya), Apr. 11 (ANI): Libyan dictator Colonel Muammar Gaddafi has reportedly accepted an African Union (AU) peace plan designed to the end the current conflict, South African President Jacob Zuma said ... Read more...

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US should not repeat Afghanistan policy mistakes in Libya: Expert


April 9th, 2011 - 6:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 9 (ANI): An Indianapolis University professor has said the United States should not ignore the lessons learnt from Afghanistan, and provide arms to Libyan rebels so that they get a ... Read more...

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