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#Muammar Gaddafi

# muammar-gaddafi - Monday 3 October, 2011

The Daily Fix: Monday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Monday

Oct 3rd 2011, 8:13 PM 1,342 Views 0 Comments

In tonight’s fix: What’s been happening on the #Aras11 campaign trail; Amanda Knox learns her fate and who reckons they could be like the Queen of England?

Gaddafi wanted to be 'like the Queen of England'
# Gaddafi
# Gaddafi

Gaddafi wanted to be 'like the Queen of England'

Oct 3rd 2011, 3:33 PM 854 Views 7 Comments

An investigation into the six-month campaign to overthrow the now fugitive Colonel has revealed his desperate attempts to retain some semblance of control.

# muammar-gaddafi - Sunday 2 October, 2011

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
From The Daily Edge
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Oct 2nd 2011, 11:00 AM 74 Views 2 Comments

The very best of the week’s writing from around the globe.

# muammar-gaddafi - Thursday 29 September, 2011

Libyan rebels said to have captured airport in Gaddafi stronghold of Sirte
# Libya
# Libya

Libyan rebels said to have captured airport in Gaddafi stronghold of Sirte

Sep 29th 2011, 2:11 PM 184 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, the ousted leader is reportedly being sheltered by nomadic tribesman in the Sahara desert.

# muammar-gaddafi - Tuesday 27 September, 2011

UK broadcaster mistakes computer game attack for real 'IRA film'
# Oops
# Oops

UK broadcaster mistakes computer game attack for real 'IRA film'

Sep 27th 2011, 6:27 PM 2,403 Views 21 Comments

The ITV documentary showed footage of a helicopter being shot down – but the clip came from a 2009 video game.

# muammar-gaddafi - Sunday 25 September, 2011

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
From The Daily Edge
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Sep 25th 2011, 11:00 AM 96 Views 0 Comments

The very best of the week’s writing from around the globe.

# muammar-gaddafi - Thursday 22 September, 2011

Gaddafi strongholds fall but battles continue for Sirte and Bani Walid
# Libya
# Libya

Gaddafi strongholds fall but battles continue for Sirte and Bani Walid

Sep 22nd 2011, 12:29 PM 319 Views 4 Comments

Meanwhile, the US ambassador is back in Tripoli as the US reopens its diplomatic offices there.

# muammar-gaddafi - Saturday 17 September, 2011

Libya: Fierce battles continue for Gaddafi strongholds
# Libya
# Libya

Libya: Fierce battles continue for Gaddafi strongholds

Sep 17th 2011, 6:25 PM 127 Views 2 Comments

In Bani Walid and Gaddafi’s hometown of Sirte the resistance continues. The whereabouts of the Colonel himself remain unknown.

UN approves Libya seat for former rebels
# Libya
# Libya

UN approves Libya seat for former rebels

Sep 17th 2011, 2:11 PM 143 Views 1 Comment

The UN gave strong backing to Libya’s former rebels yesterday by handing their National Transitional Council the country’s UN seat.

# muammar-gaddafi - Thursday 15 September, 2011

Cameron and Sarkozy visit Libya
# Libya
# Libya

Cameron and Sarkozy visit Libya

Sep 15th 2011, 8:36 AM 169 Views 7 Comments

The leaders of France and Britain are travelling to Libya today to welcome country’s new rulers – however fighting is still continuing between NTC forces and Gaddafi loyalists.

# muammar-gaddafi - Monday 12 September, 2011

Confirmed: Gaddafi's son flees across border to Niger
# Libya
# Libya

Confirmed: Gaddafi's son flees across border to Niger

Sep 12th 2011, 7:16 AM 428 Views 1 Comment

Authorities in Niger have announced that al-Saadi Gaddafi was captured by a military patrol after escaping from Libya.

# muammar-gaddafi - Tuesday 6 September, 2011

Libyan troop convoy reaches Niger and heads for capital but is Gaddafi with them?
# Libya
# Libya

Libyan troop convoy reaches Niger and heads for capital but is Gaddafi with them?

Sep 6th 2011, 11:42 AM 236 Views 0 Comments

Gaddafi remains popular amongst some African tribes for his previous financial backing of them.

# muammar-gaddafi - Monday 5 September, 2011

Chinese companies deny breaking arms embargo in Libya
# China
# China

Chinese companies deny breaking arms embargo in Libya

Sep 5th 2011, 10:00 PM 216 Views 1 Comment

China has confirmed that representatives of Muammar Gaddafi visited the country seeking to buy arms in July, but says no weaponry was shipped – an assertion that the Libyan opposition has challenged.

# muammar-gaddafi - Sunday 4 September, 2011

Libya: Talks fail over surrender of pro-Gaddafi forces in Bani Walid stronghold
# Libya
# Libya

Libya: Talks fail over surrender of pro-Gaddafi forces in Bani Walid stronghold

Sep 4th 2011, 7:00 PM 263 Views 1 Comment

Opposition fighters stationed outside the town are waiting for the green light to launch a final assault on one of the last Gaddafi strongholds.

# muammar-gaddafi - Saturday 3 September, 2011

Documents reveal Gaddafi regime's ties to CIA
# Rendition
# Rendition

Documents reveal Gaddafi regime's ties to CIA

Sep 3rd 2011, 6:06 PM 918 Views 8 Comments

The US’s Central Intelligence Agency worked closely with the Gaddafi regime in the rendition of terror suspects, documents show.

Libya's interim authority pledges move to Tripoli next week
# Libya
# Libya

Libya's interim authority pledges move to Tripoli next week

Sep 3rd 2011, 12:23 PM 162 Views 2 Comments

Pro-Gaddafi forces continue to hold out in three areas of the country as the interim National Transitional Council promises democracy within 20 months.

# muammar-gaddafi - Friday 2 September, 2011

Gaddafi: "I won't surrender"
# Libya
# Libya

Gaddafi: "I won't surrender"

Sep 2nd 2011, 7:25 AM 269 Views 12 Comments

The Libyan leader said that he and his forces are “not like women” and will keep on fighting.

# muammar-gaddafi - Thursday 1 September, 2011

Leaders meet to discuss Libya's next step as Gaddafi brothers differ over conflict
# Libya
# Libya

Leaders meet to discuss Libya's next step as Gaddafi brothers differ over conflict

Sep 1st 2011, 7:59 AM 165 Views 0 Comments

Saif al-Islam and Saadi Gaddafi has words of defiance and acceptance last night as world leaders will focus on the future of Libya in Paris today.

# muammar-gaddafi - Wednesday 31 August, 2011

Rebels 'closing in' on Gaddafi
# Libya
# Libya

Rebels 'closing in' on Gaddafi

Aug 31st 2011, 8:58 AM 152 Views 0 Comments

The rebels have given pro-Gaddafi forces a deadline of Saturday to complete negotiations and surrender.

# muammar-gaddafi - Tuesday 30 August, 2011

New granddaughter for Gaddafi after family flees to Algeria
# Libya
# Libya

New granddaughter for Gaddafi after family flees to Algeria

Aug 30th 2011, 4:03 PM 1,994 Views 2 Comments

Former UN Goodwill Ambassador Aisha Gaddafi, who was part of Saddam Hussein’s legal defence team in 2003, gave birth to a baby girl in Algeria today.

Libya demands return of Gaddafi family - and issues deadline for surrender
# Libya
# Libya

Libya demands return of Gaddafi family - and issues deadline for surrender

Aug 30th 2011, 1:57 PM 408 Views 5 Comments

Rebel leaders want Gaddafi’s wife and three children to be returned by Algeria, where they fled yesterday.

Gaddafi family flees Libya for Algeria
# Libya
# Libya

Gaddafi family flees Libya for Algeria

Aug 30th 2011, 7:31 AM 422 Views 1 Comment

His wife and three of his children have arrived in Algeria amid calls for them to be brought back to Libya to be tried before Libyan courts.

# muammar-gaddafi - Monday 29 August, 2011

Gaddafi's family flees to Algeria
# Libya
# Libya

Gaddafi's family flees to Algeria

Aug 29th 2011, 8:28 PM 753 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 317 Views 0 Comments

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

# muammar-gaddafi - Sunday 28 August, 2011

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

Gaddafi offers to negotiate with rebels as shortages cripple Tripoli

Aug 28th 2011, 10:29 AM 191 Views 1 Comment

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

# muammar-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 260 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.

# muammar-gaddafi - Friday 26 August, 2011

Gaddafi's last stand? NATO attacks suspected bunker in hometown
# Libya
# Libya

Gaddafi's last stand? NATO attacks suspected bunker in hometown

Aug 26th 2011, 8:15 PM 384 Views 15 Comments

Tripoli celebrates – though clashes continue – while NATO forces pound what is believed to be Muammar Gaddafi’s last hideout.

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 237 Views 1 Comment

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

# muammar-gaddafi - Thursday 25 August, 2011

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 182 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.

And how do you spell that? G.A.T.H.A.F.I.
# G.A.T.H.A.F.I.
# G.A.T.H.A.F.I.

And how do you spell that? G.A.T.H.A.F.I.

Aug 25th 2011, 10:34 AM 660 Views 5 Comments

Libyan rebels discover the elusive leader’s passport – and uncover the ‘correct’ spelling of his name.

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 134 Views 2 Comments

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

# muammar-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 101 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 1,953 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?

Libyan rebel leader to meet Sarkozy in Paris
# Libya
# Libya

Libyan rebel leader to meet Sarkozy in Paris

Aug 24th 2011, 3:45 PM 96 Views 0 Comments

One of the leaders of Libya’s National Transition Council is heading to France today for talks with President Nicolas Sarkozy, who is pushing for a role in post-war Libya .

Muammar Gaddafi vows to fight on but is yet to be seen
# Libya
# Libya

Muammar Gaddafi vows to fight on but is yet to be seen

Aug 24th 2011, 9:24 AM 326 Views 5 Comments

Meanwhile, 35 journalists are trapped in a siege-like situations at the Rixos Hotel in Tripoli.

# muammar-gaddafi - Tuesday 23 August, 2011

Gaddafi's son reappears in Tripoli a day after his 'capture'
# Libya
# Libya

Gaddafi's son reappears in Tripoli a day after his 'capture'

Aug 23rd 2011, 7:28 AM 278 Views 3 Comments

Seif al-Islam was reported to have been captured yesterday – but he appeared at the Rixos hotel in Tripoli yesterday, flashing the victory sign.

# muammar-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 182 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?

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

The Daily Fix: Monday

Aug 22nd 2011, 8:02 PM 2,059 Views 2 Comments

The battle for Tripoli rages on, the bishop of Cloyne breaks his silence, Ireland’s latest viral sensation and… can we turn light bulbs into wifi routers?