Libya: Muammar Gaddafi Was Killed, Doctor Confirms

0 Tripoli, Oct 21. -Libya's former leader Muammar Gaddafi was killed, according to the doctor who examined his body, reported Friday Al Arabiya news channel.Dr. Ibrahim Tika affirmed to Al Arabiya that Gaddafi was hit by a bullet in the head and another in the stomach, after he was captured in his hometown, Sirte. Qatar's Free Libya TV channel quoted

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Libyan Rebels Capture Gaddafi´s Son; Offensive in Sirte Continues

1 Tripoli, Oct 13. -Soldiers and supporters of the National Transitional Council (NTC) celebrated on Thursday the capture of the fifth son of deposed leader Muammar Gaddafi in Sirte, while the offensive in the Mediterranean city continues despite denunciations of systematic physical abuse against those under arrest. With fireworks, shots into the air and triumphalist statements, NTC leaders announced in

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Libya: Rebels Predict Capture of Sirte “Within Hours”

1 Tripoli, Oct 11. -Troops of the National Transitional Council (NTC) advanced on Tuesday towards downtown Sirte after clashing with those loyal to leader Muammar Gaddafi predicting they would take over the city within the next hours.After capturing Ibn Sina hospital, the facilities of the University of Ettahadi and Ouagadougou conference center, the rebels took over residential areas previously evacuated

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Clashes Continue in Libya, NATO Puts off Aggression

0 Tripoli, Sep 22. -Rebel forces launched a new offensive Thursday to try to take two important strongholds of Muammar Gaddafi, encouraged by the NATO decision to put off its attack on Libya for another 90 days.The opposition gunmen led by the self-proclaimed National Transition Council concentrated their resources, and redoubled their operations against Sirte, Gaddafi's hometown, and Bani Walid.

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As Libyan Rebels Intensify Hunt for Gaddafi, He Warns of Occupation

2 Tripoli, Sep 2. – Backed by NATO, Libyan insurgents on Friday intensified their hunt for Muammar Gaddafi, who urged followers to keep up the fight against foreign aggression and warned that Western powers intended to occupy the country. Insurgent militias led by the National Transition Council (NTC) concentrated their forces in the city of Bani Walid, where it was

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NATO Intensifies Attacks, Fighting Continues

1 Tripoli, Jun 15. -NATO fighter planes intensified their attacks on Wednesday on civilian and military targets in the capital and surrounding areas, where fighting continued between rebels and troops loyal to Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi. After Tuesdayâ�Ös deadly attacks, NATO warplanes and choppers bombed Firnag, one of the most populated areas of the capital, and Ain Zara, causing an

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NATO Strikes Destroy Gaddafi Residential Compound

0 Tripoli, Apr. 25. -At least 45 people were injured by NATO air strikes on a residential compound belonging to Muammar Gaddafi on Monday, an action considered by the government as "an attempt to kill" the Libyan leader. The attack early Monday morning targeted the Bab Al-Aziziyah residential compound and may have killed three people, according to reports by Al

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