Kadhafi Tag

Nearly a year after a Libyan militia announced it had set free the son and heir apparent of slain dictator Moamer Kadhafi, the fate of Seif al-Islam remains a mystery.Read More
Zintan (Libya) (AFP) Nearly a year after a Libyan militia announced it had set free the son and heir apparent of slain dictator Moamer Kadhafi, the fate of Seif al-Islam remains a mystery. His reported release from detention by the Abu Bakr al-Sadiq Brigade which once controlled the town of Zintan in western Libya has never been confirmed and has fuelled wild rumours. While some insist he is still somewhere in Zintan, others claim Seif is dead. One thing is certain, however: he has not been seen or heard ofRead More
The United Nations expressed "grave concern" Friday over the breakdown in a deal to allow thousands of displaced to return to a town that backed Libya's leader Moamer Kadhafi in its 2011 revolution.Read More
Tripoli (AFP) The United Nations expressed “grave concern” Friday over the breakdown in a deal to allow thousands of displaced to return to a town that backed Libya’s leader Moamer Kadhafi in its 2011 revolution. “For too many people displacement becomes more protracted every day, as insecurity and fear of persecution are making it impossible for them to return to their homes,” the UN special rapporteur on the human rights of Internally Displaced Persons, Cecilia Jimenez-Damary, told a news conference in Tripoli. “Many efforts have been made for the plannedRead More
Armed groups on Thursday blocked thousands of displaced from returning to their homes in a town that supported Libyan leader Moamer Kadhafi in the country's 2011 revolution, local media said.Read More