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#Gaddafi

# gaddafi - Friday 1 July, 2011

Gaddafi warns of potential attacks in Europe
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# Libya

Gaddafi warns of potential attacks in Europe

Jul 1st 2011, 6:35 PM 157 Views 4 Comments

# gaddafi - Monday 27 June, 2011

The Daily Fix: Monday
# The Daily Fix
# The Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Monday

Jun 27th 2011, 8:04 PM 1,839 Views 2 Comments

In this evening’s Daily Fix: Hospitals move closer to crisis, “killing fields” trial opens in Cambodia, close encounters of a third kind in Wicklow, and the case of the thieving seagull…

ICC issues warrants for Gaddafi and son
# Libya
# Libya

ICC issues warrants for Gaddafi and son

Jun 27th 2011, 12:58 PM 229 Views 3 Comments

The Hague-based court also issued a warrant for the arrest of Libyan intelligence chief Abdullah al-Sanoussi.

ICC to decide on Gaddafi arrest warrant
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# Libya

ICC to decide on Gaddafi arrest warrant

Jun 27th 2011, 7:23 AM 314 Views 5 Comments

Meanwhile, the NATO bombardment of the country has entered its symbolic 100th day.

# gaddafi - Saturday 25 June, 2011

Top Libyan footballers defect to rebels: report
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# Libya

Top Libyan footballers defect to rebels: report

Jun 25th 2011, 11:07 AM 270 Views 7 Comments

Some of the country’s top footballers are reported to have switched sides, a key propaganda blow to Colonel Gaddafi.

# gaddafi - Friday 24 June, 2011

The week in photos
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# Week In Photos

The week in photos

Jun 24th 2011, 7:02 PM 726 Views 3 Comments

This is the week that was, in pictures.

Libyan rebels use Skype to contact covert opposition in Tripoli
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# Libya

Libyan rebels use Skype to contact covert opposition in Tripoli

Jun 24th 2011, 8:40 AM 169 Views 0 Comments

Rebel council claims it is in contact with a 100-person-strong underground network in Tripoli to gauge morale in the capital.

# gaddafi - Thursday 23 June, 2011

Gaddafi brands NATO "murderers" over civilian deaths
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# Libya

Gaddafi brands NATO "murderers" over civilian deaths

Jun 23rd 2011, 10:36 AM 170 Views 0 Comments

“We will resist and the battle will continue to the beyond, until you’re wiped out,” said a defiant Gaddafi.

# gaddafi - Monday 20 June, 2011

NATO says "weapons system failure" killed Libyan civilians
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# Libya

NATO says "weapons system failure" killed Libyan civilians

Jun 20th 2011, 8:19 AM 261 Views 5 Comments

Two children were among nine people killed by an airstrike which NATO says went astray.

# gaddafi - Sunday 19 June, 2011

Civilians killed in NATO airstrike, says Libyan government
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# Libya

Civilians killed in NATO airstrike, says Libyan government

Jun 19th 2011, 10:28 AM 133 Views 0 Comments

NATO has described Libyan government figures as “pure propaganda”, but admits to mistakenly striking rebels on Thursday.

# gaddafi - Saturday 18 June, 2011

The Daily Fix: Saturday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Jun 18th 2011, 8:07 PM 3,130 Views 4 Comments

In today’s Fix: Irish woman dies in Australian road accident; Adams calls for united Ireland; Ireland’s social network obsession; Norris targets the quilters; and Niland’s Wimbledon dream.

Gaddafi accused of using children's parks as shields
# Human Shields
# Human Shields

Gaddafi accused of using children's parks as shields

Jun 18th 2011, 4:34 PM 307 Views 3 Comments

NATO claims the Libyan leader has been using mosques and children’s parks to protect his military operations from attack.

# gaddafi - Thursday 16 June, 2011

The Daily Fix: Thursday
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# The Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Thursday

Jun 16th 2011, 7:57 PM 1,290 Views 2 Comments

All the news of the day, plus some bits and pieces you may have missed.

NATO bombs Gaddafi's compound while son says elections are possible
# Libya
# Libya

NATO bombs Gaddafi's compound while son says elections are possible

Jun 16th 2011, 5:48 PM 140 Views 3 Comments

Colonel Gaddafi’s son says his father will not seek exile outside Libya, but that elections under international supervision within three months could offer a way out.

# gaddafi - Wednesday 15 June, 2011

Rebels make fresh advances against Gaddafi forces
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# Libya

Rebels make fresh advances against Gaddafi forces

Jun 15th 2011, 5:40 PM 187 Views 6 Comments

The fighters forced government troops to retreat from the town of Kikla, about 150km southwest of the capital.

# gaddafi - Monday 13 June, 2011

Checkmates: Colonel Gaddafi plays chess with renowned Russian eccentric
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From The Daily Edge
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Checkmates: Colonel Gaddafi plays chess with renowned Russian eccentric

Jun 13th 2011, 2:53 PM 262 Views 0 Comments

With few friends in the west, Gaddafi took on the president of the World Chess Federation in Libya on Sunday.

# gaddafi - Thursday 9 June, 2011

Libyan soldiers given Viagra to use rape as a weapon against women, alleges ICC chief prosecutor
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# Libya

Libyan soldiers given Viagra to use rape as a weapon against women, alleges ICC chief prosecutor

Jun 9th 2011, 7:25 AM 803 Views 3 Comments

The chief prosecutor at the International Criminal Court pointed to growing evidence that Colonel Gaddafi himself made the decision to use rape against Libyan women.

# gaddafi - Wednesday 8 June, 2011

Gaddafi vows never to surrender, but Obama says it's just a matter of time
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# Libya

Gaddafi vows never to surrender, but Obama says it's just a matter of time

Jun 8th 2011, 10:20 AM 288 Views 0 Comments

US President Barack Obama says progress has been made in the past three months in Libya and it’s “just a matter of time” before Gaddafi yields to pressure and resigns.

# gaddafi - Friday 3 June, 2011

Gaddafi's forces pushed from mountain towns as China meets with rebels
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# Libya

Gaddafi's forces pushed from mountain towns as China meets with rebels

Jun 3rd 2011, 9:20 PM 263 Views 2 Comments

China’s decision to publicly hold talks with the head of Libya’s rebel council is the latest blow to Gaddafi’s flagging international support.

Qatar deports Libyan woman who accused Gaddafi troops of rape
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# Libya

Qatar deports Libyan woman who accused Gaddafi troops of rape

Jun 3rd 2011, 7:00 PM 526 Views 9 Comments

UN official says Qatar has violated international law in deporting Iman al-Obeidi, who is a recognised refugee.

# gaddafi - Tuesday 31 May, 2011

Food and medicine is running out in Libya as attempts at a cease fire fail
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# Libya

Food and medicine is running out in Libya as attempts at a cease fire fail

May 31st 2011, 12:44 PM 269 Views 0 Comments

Rebels in Libya reject the terms of a peace deal as they do not include removing Gaddafi from power. Meanwhile the UN says the food and medicine situation in the country will be critical within weeks.

# gaddafi - Monday 30 May, 2011

Libyan officers defect from Gaddafi's forces as Zuma arrives in Tripoli for talks
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# Libya

Libyan officers defect from Gaddafi's forces as Zuma arrives in Tripoli for talks

May 30th 2011, 8:57 PM 215 Views 0 Comments

South Africa’s President Jacob Zuma has arrived in Libya for mediation talks as reports emerge eight senior officers have left Gaddafi’s army, with one accusing his troops of genocide.

The Daily Fix: Monday
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# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Monday

May 30th 2011, 8:03 PM 603 Views 0 Comments

Catch up on the day’s news, including: Zuma arrives in Libya for mediation; Prison Inspector criticises investigations into prisoner deaths; and what really happens when you don’t pay your TV licence…

# gaddafi - Saturday 28 May, 2011

The Daily Fix: Saturday
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# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

May 28th 2011, 7:40 PM 905 Views 0 Comments

In tonight’s fix: Bruton rules out presidential bid; the other Bruton comes under fire; Kenny gives Obama some Irish tips; Amnesty turns 50; and Manchester United players try their hand at acting…

Hundreds of women report being raped by Gaddafi's forces in Libya
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# Libya

Hundreds of women report being raped by Gaddafi's forces in Libya

May 28th 2011, 6:51 PM 938 Views 0 Comments

In one of the hundreds of reported cases a woman was raped by militiamen loyal to Colonel Muammar Gaddafi in front of her husband who was tied up and then shot dead afterwards.

# gaddafi - Tuesday 24 May, 2011

NATO bombards Libya in heaviest strikes so far 'killing three and wounding dozens'
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# Libya

NATO bombards Libya in heaviest strikes so far 'killing three and wounding dozens'

May 24th 2011, 7:56 AM 162 Views 0 Comments

A government spokesman said NATO had targeted buildings used by volunteers in the Libyan army but the alliance said it targeted a storage facility supplying those who carry out attacks on civilians.

# gaddafi - Monday 23 May, 2011

US diplomat travels to Benghazi to meet with rebel council leaders
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# Libya

US diplomat travels to Benghazi to meet with rebel council leaders

May 23rd 2011, 10:02 PM 151 Views 0 Comments

In what has been seen as a show of support for the anti-Gaddafi fighters, a high-ranking US diplomat has travelled to Benghazi to meet with members of the National Transitional Council.

# gaddafi - Friday 20 May, 2011

NATO forces strike Libyan ports in attack on Gaddafi's navy
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# Libya

NATO forces strike Libyan ports in attack on Gaddafi's navy

May 20th 2011, 12:58 PM 249 Views 0 Comments

Libyan government officials said that NATO struck a police academy in Tripoli, but described damage to the port as “minimal”.

# gaddafi - Thursday 19 May, 2011

Libyan government official denies rumours Gaddafi's family have fled
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# Libya

Libyan government official denies rumours Gaddafi's family have fled

May 19th 2011, 10:37 AM 233 Views 0 Comments

“They are in Tripoli, they are safe,” deputy foreign minister Khaled Kaim said of Gaddafi’s wife and daughter, after rumours emerged the two had fled from the capital.

# gaddafi - Monday 16 May, 2011

International Criminal Court seeks arrest of Gaddafi over Libyan 'crimes against humanity'
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# Libya

International Criminal Court seeks arrest of Gaddafi over Libyan 'crimes against humanity'

May 16th 2011, 3:29 PM 482 Views 0 Comments

Prosecutor Luis Moreno-Ocampo has asked that judges order the arrest of Gaddafi, his son and his intelligence chief as rebels say they have made gains in the western city of Misrata.

# gaddafi - Friday 13 May, 2011

Gaddafi tells NATO: "I live in a place where you can't get me"
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# Gaddafi

Gaddafi tells NATO: "I live in a place where you can't get me"

May 13th 2011, 9:08 PM 1,523 Views 0 Comments

In an audio recording that was broadcast on Libyan state TV, the embattled leader taunted his opponents and said he lived in the hearts of millions.

# gaddafi - Thursday 12 May, 2011

Gaddafi makes first television appearance in two weeks
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# Libya

Gaddafi makes first television appearance in two weeks

May 12th 2011, 11:12 AM 519 Views 0 Comments

Muammar Gaddafi’s appearance follows rumours he may have been killed or injured in NATO air strikes and comes after rebels in Misrata claim to have taken control of the airport.