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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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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 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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‘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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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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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 keener to stay in power than Obama to oust him says Fox News Poll


April 7th, 2011 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.7 (ANI): Nearly one in six Americans think Libyan leader Colonel Muammar Gaddafi is determined to stay in power.According to a Fox News poll, 57 percent of voters think Gaddafi is ... Read more...

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Gaddafi sends envoy to Athens to deliver ‘personal message’


April 4th, 2011 - 12:01 pm ICT by ANI
Tripoli, Apr.4 (ANI): Libyan leader Colonel Muammar Gaddafi has sent his Deputy Foreign Minister Abdul-Ati al-Obeidi to Athens to meet the Greek Government with a personal message, sparking renewed speculation that ... Read more...

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Vengeful Gaddafi troops renew assault on rebel-held Misrata


April 3rd, 2011 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr. 3 (ANI): Troops loyal to Libyan leader Colonel Muammar Gaddafi have renewed their assault on rebel-held Misrata in a final push to crush the opposition that rose up against him ... Read more...

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“Libyan crisis ‘a lesson’ for Iran, N. Korea not to give up nuke ambitions”


April 2nd, 2011 - 6:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 2 (ANI): The Libyan crisis will make it difficult for the Western powers like the United States in convincing Iran, and North Korea to drop their nuclear ambitions, an American ... Read more...

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Britain’s ambassador to US denies involvement in helping Saif Gaddafi get ‘dodgy’ LSE degree


April 2nd, 2011 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 2 (ANI): Britain's ambassador to the United States Sir Nigel Sheinwald has denied reports that he had helped Libyan leader Colonel Muammar Gaddafi's son, Saif Gaddafi, to get his 'dodgy' ... Read more...

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US has no plans to ‘assassinate’ Gaddafi, Obama tells lawmakers


March 26th, 2011 - 1:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 26 (ANI): US President Barack Obama has told congressional leaders that the US military would not be used to assassinate Libyan leader Colonel Muammar Gaddafi, sources familiar with Friday's ... Read more...

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Gaddafi still has many loyalists chanting “God, Moammar, Libya: Enough!”


March 25th, 2011 - 6:50 pm ICT by ANI
Tripoli, Mar 25 (ANI): Libyan leader Colonel Muammar Gaddafi might have been facing strong opposition from the international arena and within his own country, but latest reports have suggested that he is ... Read more...

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Obama momentarily locked out of White House after unexpected return from Latin America


March 25th, 2011 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 25 (ANI): A video clip has revealed that US President Barack Obama was momentarily locked out of the Oval Office as he tried to enter from a terrace at ... Read more...

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Unstable Gaddafi heading towards new, potentially dangerous depression


March 23rd, 2011 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar. 23 (ANI): A former CIA analyst and a Libyan diplomat, believe that Libyan leader Colonel Muammar Gaddafi's suspicion over his own security and devastating allied bombing may be driven ... Read more...

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Gaddafi may be considering exile despite claims of winning war: Clinton


March 23rd, 2011 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 23 (ANI): Libyan leader Colonel Muammar Gaddafi has spoken out for the first time in a week to assure his loyalists that the regime would defeat the international coalition who ... Read more...

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Brit MP’s fear Libya war could last for 30 years


March 23rd, 2011 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 23 (ANI): Amid concerns of Tory MPs that the Libya war could last for 30 years, British Armed Forces Minister Nick Harvey has said that it is very uncertain how ... Read more...

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China expresses regret over military strikes against Libya


March 20th, 2011 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Mar 20 (ANI): China has expressed regret over the attack on Libyan leader Colonel Muammar Gaddafi's forces by the United States and its allies, saying that it did not agree with ... Read more...

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‘Gaddafi may open up terrorism front to remain in power amid UN-backed air strikes concerns’


March 19th, 2011 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 19 (ANI): US President Barack Obama's top counter terrorism official has warned that Libyan leader Colonel Muammar Gaddafi, who has a track record of being a sponsor of terrorism, ... Read more...

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India, four others abstain from UN’s Libya no-fly zone resolution


March 18th, 2011 - 12:29 pm ICT by ANI
United Nations, Mar. 18 (ANI): India, China, Russia, Germany and Brazil have abstained from voting on a resolution to approve a no-fly zone over Libya.Ten members of the 15-member United Nations Security ... Read more...

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4901 Pak nationals back from strife-torn Libya so far: Foreign Office


March 15th, 2011 - 11:44 am ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 15(ANI): 4901 Pakistani nationals have returned from strife-torn Libya to the country, the Foreign Office has said.103 Pakistanis arrived from Cairo and six from Algeria on board commercial flights on ... Read more...

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Gaddafi’s son’s donation was openly joked over PhD degree, says LSE insider


March 13th, 2011 - 4:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 13 (ANI): A senior academic at the London School of Economics (LSE) has claimed that leading members of the institution had openly joked about getting a donation from Libyan leader ... Read more...

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‘Gaddafi deliberately curbing ground troops over fears of mass defections’


March 9th, 2011 - 4:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 9 (ANI): Britain's military think tank has said that Libyan leader Colonel Muammar Gaddafi is deliberately curbing the use of ground troops because his commanders are fearful of mass defections.They ... Read more...

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David Miliband terms Gaddafi’s son’s LSE lecture in his father’s name “horrific”


March 7th, 2011 - 12:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 7 (ANI): Former British Foreign Secretary David Miliband has said it was 'horific' to see that a London School of Economics lecture in the name of his father was delivered ... Read more...

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Gaddafi seeks UN probe into unrest in Libya


March 6th, 2011 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
Tripoli, Mar 6 (ANI): Libyan leader Colonel Muammar Gaddafi has said that the United Nations (UN) or the African Union should probe into the unrest rocking Libya, and promised investigators free access.Gaddafi, ... Read more...

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Reports claiming Pak military involvement in Libya turmoil “totally baseless”: FO


February 27th, 2011 - 11:27 am ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 27(ANI): Pakistan has refuted media reports circulating in the Arab media that Pakistan's military was involved in the current turmoil in Libya.Pakistan Foreign Office spokesperson Tehmina Janjua emphatically stated that ... Read more...

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Gaddafi threatens to “burn all of Libya” if citizens don’t cease protests against regime


February 26th, 2011 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
Tripoli, Feb 26 (ANI): Libyan leader Colonel Muammar Gaddafi has warned to "burn all of Libya" if the citizens do not cease protests against him.In a surprise televised appearance, Gaddafi warned he ... Read more...

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Gaddafi’s son warns of ‘civil war’ in Libya if father’s regime toppled


February 21st, 2011 - 11:53 am ICT by ANI
Tripoli, Feb 20 (ANI): The son of Libyan leader, Colonel Muammar Gaddafi, has warned the protestors that their country would come under the purview of a civil war, and even renewed Western ... Read more...

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Ugandan President feared attack on aircraft on “mercurial” Gaddafi’s instructions


December 8th, 2010 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 8 (ANI): "Mercurial and eccentric" Libyan leader Colonel Muammar Gaddafi is often ridiculed by the West for his irritating behaviour, but is regarded with fear and mistrust in parts of ... Read more...

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UK feared Col Gaddafi ‘could cut off its knees’ if Lockerbie bomber was not released


December 8th, 2010 - 12:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 8 (ANI): Secret cables released by the whistleblower website 'Wikileaks' have revealed that Britain feared the fact that Libyan leader Colonel Muammar Gaddafi could "cut us off at the ... Read more...

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Britain warns Libya over Lockerbie bomber celebration


August 20th, 2010 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 20 (IANS) Britain has warned Libya not to celebrate the first anniversary of Lockerbie bomber's release from a Scottish jail Friday, saying any celebration of Abdelbaset al-Megrahi's freedom will be ... Read more...

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