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# gaddafi - Monday 29 August, 2011

Gaddafi's family flees to Algeria
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# Libya

Gaddafi's family flees to Algeria

Aug 29th 2011, 8:28 PM 736 Views 3 Comments

The Algerian government says that Gaddafi’s wife, daughter, sons and grandchildren crossed over the border today.

Libyan rebels can't find 'up to 50,000' political prisoners
# Libya
# Libya

Libyan rebels can't find 'up to 50,000' political prisoners

Aug 29th 2011, 8:30 AM 291 Views 0 Comments

The incoming administration says it can’t account for tens of thousands of people arrested for anti-Gaddafi protests.

# gaddafi - Sunday 28 August, 2011

Gaddafi offers to negotiate with rebels as shortages cripple Tripoli
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# Libya

Gaddafi offers to negotiate with rebels as shortages cripple Tripoli

Aug 28th 2011, 10:29 AM 188 Views 1 Comment

Gaddafi’s spokesperson has said that the leader, whose whereabouts is unknown, is willing to enter power transfer talks.

# gaddafi - Saturday 27 August, 2011

Concern for conditions in Tripoli as horror of hospital in Abu Salim revealed
# Libya
# Libya

Concern for conditions in Tripoli as horror of hospital in Abu Salim revealed

Aug 27th 2011, 11:39 AM 252 Views 3 Comments

Conditions inside some parts of Tripoli are described as dreadful as concern grows for the humanitarian needs of people in the Libyan capital.

# gaddafi - Friday 26 August, 2011

Libya's NTC moves to Tripoli as details of Gaddafi's bid to save regime revealed
# Libya
# Libya

Libya's NTC moves to Tripoli as details of Gaddafi's bid to save regime revealed

Aug 26th 2011, 7:31 AM 232 Views 1 Comment

New documents also reveal that Gaddafi’s adopted daughter, thought to have died 25 years ago, is alive.

# gaddafi - Thursday 25 August, 2011

The Daily Fix: Thursday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Thursday

Aug 25th 2011, 8:13 PM 531 Views 0 Comments

Catch up on the day’s biggest stories and the bits and pieces you may have missed…

Libya: Battles rage in Gaddafi strongholds as missed chance to capture leader revealed
# Libya
# Libya

Libya: Battles rage in Gaddafi strongholds as missed chance to capture leader revealed

Aug 25th 2011, 2:03 PM 180 Views 6 Comments

Tripoli is under rebel control but pockets of Libya remain in the hands of pro-Gaddafi forces as it’s revealed that rebels missed their chance to capture him on Wednesday.

Battles continue in Libya but still no sign of Gaddafi
# Libya
# Libya

Battles continue in Libya but still no sign of Gaddafi

Aug 25th 2011, 8:09 AM 125 Views 2 Comments

Tripoli was reported to be much quieter overnight but still no sign of the embattled Muammar Gaddafi.

# gaddafi - Wednesday 24 August, 2011

Rebels offer amnesty in attempt to hunt down Gaddafi
# Libya
# Libya

Rebels offer amnesty in attempt to hunt down Gaddafi

Aug 24th 2011, 9:02 PM 94 Views 1 Comment

The rebels offer amnesty – and rewards of €1.4m – to anyone who captures the despot, whose whereabouts remain unknown.

The Daily Fix: Wednesday
# The Daily Fix
# The Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

Aug 24th 2011, 8:03 PM 1,940 Views 0 Comments

In today’s wrap-up: Journalists released from Tripoli hotel; Cloyne archbishop agrees: ‘O’Callaghan should have quit’; injunction bans Samsung Galaxy sales in Ireland, and can you be hurt by bullets fired into the air?

Journalists freed from Tripoli hotel after Red Cross talks
# Libya
# Libya

Journalists freed from Tripoli hotel after Red Cross talks

Aug 24th 2011, 4:39 PM 997 Views 2 Comments

Gaddafi loyalists release the group of 35, after crisis talks led by the Red Cross, after conditions at the Rixos deteriorated.

# gaddafi - Tuesday 23 August, 2011

Video: Libyan rebels take Gaddafi compound - but no sign of Muammar
# Libya
# Libya

Video: Libyan rebels take Gaddafi compound - but no sign of Muammar

Aug 23rd 2011, 6:23 PM 302 Views 1 Comment

Smoke is rising this evening from the Bab al-Aiziya complex as rebels celebrate by firing into the air.

# gaddafi - Monday 22 August, 2011

Meet the rebels: the government waiting for Gaddafi to tumble
# Libya
# Libya

Meet the rebels: the government waiting for Gaddafi to tumble

Aug 22nd 2011, 10:01 PM 170 Views 4 Comments

The National Transitional Council is the only body able to fill the void – but can the rebel leaders be united once in power?

Oil prices drop as rebels push into Tripoli
# Oil Prices
# Oil Prices

Oil prices drop as rebels push into Tripoli

Aug 22nd 2011, 3:02 PM 208 Views 3 Comments

Markets have taken rebels’ advances as a sign oil production will pick up again.

A MacBook and a cigarette lighter socket: how the fall of Tripoli was reported live
# Live From Libya
# Live From Libya

A MacBook and a cigarette lighter socket: how the fall of Tripoli was reported live

Aug 22nd 2011, 11:20 AM 1,334 Views 13 Comments

Sky News correspondent Alex Crawford has earned widespread praise for her astonishing reporting on the road to Tripoli last night.

Battle for Gaddafi compound as Tripoli falls into rebel hands
# Libya
# Libya

Battle for Gaddafi compound as Tripoli falls into rebel hands

Aug 22nd 2011, 7:22 AM 659 Views 4 Comments

A small portion of the capital remains under Gaddafi’s control but the rebels have made huge advances after a dramatic night. It’s not clear where the Colonel is.

# gaddafi - Sunday 21 August, 2011

Libyan rebels claim to be closing on Tripoli
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# Libya

Libyan rebels claim to be closing on Tripoli

Aug 21st 2011, 9:44 AM 118 Views 2 Comments

The night’s gunfire and rockets in Libyan capital has died down but Gaddafi says the fight isn’t over yet.

# gaddafi - Saturday 20 August, 2011

The Daily Fix: Saturday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Aug 20th 2011, 8:18 PM 3,682 Views 2 Comments

Catch up on the day’s news – as well as the bits and pieces in between you may have missed…

# gaddafi - Thursday 18 August, 2011

Syria: Bashar compared to Gaddafi amid claims military ops have stopped
# Syria
# Syria

Syria: Bashar compared to Gaddafi amid claims military ops have stopped

Aug 18th 2011, 8:16 AM 148 Views 2 Comments

Assad has apparently told the UN that military and police operations in his country have stopped.

# gaddafi - Tuesday 16 August, 2011

As Libyan rebels try to isolate Gaddafi, is the end game nearing?
# Libya
# Libya

As Libyan rebels try to isolate Gaddafi, is the end game nearing?

Aug 16th 2011, 8:00 AM 138 Views 0 Comments

Rebel advances and defections are increasingly hampering the Libyan leader’s ability to remain in control of the capital Tripoli.

# gaddafi - Monday 15 August, 2011

Gaddafi defiant as rebels make gains on west
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# Gaddafi

Gaddafi defiant as rebels make gains on west

Aug 15th 2011, 8:57 AM 143 Views 0 Comments

Opposition forces in Libya have launched an offensive that threatens the regime’s stronghold in Tripoli – however Gaddafi has remained defiant, calling on Libyans to arms themselves against “traitors”.

# gaddafi - Sunday 14 August, 2011

Libyan rebels fight Gaddafi forces in Zawiya
# Libyan Civil War
# Libyan Civil War

Libyan rebels fight Gaddafi forces in Zawiya

Aug 14th 2011, 6:40 PM 89 Views 0 Comments

Rebels and pro-Gaddafi fighters have clashed in the strategic western city of Zawiya.

# gaddafi - Saturday 13 August, 2011

Libyan rebels claim capture of gateway to Tripoli
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# Libya

Libyan rebels claim capture of gateway to Tripoli

Aug 13th 2011, 2:39 PM 112 Views 0 Comments

Libya’s rebels say they have captured a strategic gateway on the road to the capital Tripoli, currently under the control of Gaddafi’s forces.

# gaddafi - Wednesday 10 August, 2011

# gaddafi - Tuesday 9 August, 2011

Libya rebels disband cabinet following general's death
# Libya
# Libya

Libya rebels disband cabinet following general's death

Aug 9th 2011, 10:06 AM 249 Views 1 Comment

The death of General Abdel Fatah Younis has exposed discord in the movement fighting to remove Gaddafi from power.

# gaddafi - Friday 5 August, 2011

Libyan government says Gaddafi son is ‘alive and well’
# Libya
# Libya

Libyan government says Gaddafi son is ‘alive and well’

Aug 5th 2011, 1:20 PM 776 Views 2 Comments

Earlier reports had said that Khamis Gaddafi had died in a NATO airstrike.

# gaddafi - Tuesday 2 August, 2011

Meet the Dublin man fighting the Libyan rebels' cause
# Libya
# Libya

Meet the Dublin man fighting the Libyan rebels' cause

Aug 2nd 2011, 10:11 AM 1,381 Views 9 Comments

Husam Najjair has swapped the nightclubs of Dublin for the battlefields of Libya.

# gaddafi - Friday 22 July, 2011

Gaddafi refuses to meet rebels amid plans to remove him from Libyan leadership
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# Libya

Gaddafi refuses to meet rebels amid plans to remove him from Libyan leadership

Jul 22nd 2011, 12:35 PM 157 Views 1 Comment

The UN is proposing a ceasefire in Libya, and the establishment of an authority led jointly by the government and rebels but without Gaddafi or his sons.

# gaddafi - Wednesday 20 July, 2011

Could Gaddafi step down from power but remain in Libya?
# Libya
# Libya

Could Gaddafi step down from power but remain in Libya?

Jul 20th 2011, 1:15 PM 282 Views 6 Comments

France has suggested it may be possible.

# gaddafi - Tuesday 19 July, 2011

US meets with Gaddafi representatives - but it won’t happen again
# Libya
# Libya

US meets with Gaddafi representatives - but it won’t happen again

Jul 19th 2011, 7:45 AM 114 Views 1 Comment

The meeting came despite the US formally recognising Libya’s opposition as its legitimate government last week.

# gaddafi - Friday 15 July, 2011

New government for Libya
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# Libya

New government for Libya

Jul 15th 2011, 2:23 PM 287 Views 4 Comments

More than 30 countries have declared Colonel Gaddafi’s regime in Libya no longer legitimate as the Transitional National Council is recognised as the country’s new government.

# gaddafi - Wednesday 13 July, 2011

NATO set to continue bombing Libya during Ramadan
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# Libya

NATO set to continue bombing Libya during Ramadan

Jul 13th 2011, 1:24 PM 199 Views 2 Comments

But the alliance said its campaign would stop if Gaddafi’s forces stopped targeting civilians.

# gaddafi - Sunday 3 July, 2011

Column: 'Writing is a way to fight those who want people silenced'
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: 'Writing is a way to fight those who want people silenced'

Jul 3rd 2011, 7:00 PM 14 Views 2 Comments

Libyan author Hisham Matar, whose father was ‘disappeared’ by Gaddafi 21 years ago, says writing is a political act – and that the Irish know that better than anyone.

# gaddafi - Friday 1 July, 2011

Defiant Gaddafi threatens attacks against Europe
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# Libya

Defiant Gaddafi threatens attacks against Europe

Jul 1st 2011, 7:19 PM 390 Views 25 Comments

Gaddafi has threatened the Libyan forces will move to Europe ‘like locusts’ unless NATO halts its campaign of airstrikes against his regime in Libya.