Libya Rebels

Libya War: Muammar Gaddafi Killed as his Hometown Sirte Falls
October 20th, 2011

Former Libyan dictator Colonel Muammar Gaddafi died of wounds suffered on Thursday as fighters battling to complete an 9-month-old uprising against his rule overran his hometown Sirte.

Libya: Muammar Gaddafi Denies Fleeing to Niger
September 8th, 2011

Damascus-based Arrai television channel aired the audio messageby Ousted Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi who has slammed reports he had fled to neighbouring Niger as “psychological warfare and lies”.

Col Muammar Gaddafi’s Son Saif al-Islam Vows to Continue Resistance
September 1st, 2011

Saif al-Islam, Col Muammar Gaddafi’s son, made the first public appearance since the fall of Tripoli last night and vowed to continue the war and retake his father’s capital.

Gaddafi Offers to Negotiate with Libya Rebels Over Transfer of Power
August 28th, 2011

Muammar Gaddafi has offered to negotiate a transitional government if the rebels declare an immediate ceasefire, his chief spokesman Moussa Ibrahim has allegedly said.

Post-Gaddafi Era: Libyan Rebel Leaders to Meet With World Leaders
August 25th, 2011

Libya’s rebel leaders are expected to meet with United Nations’ representatives in coming days to discuss stabilization plans for the country, as part of their efforts to solicit international financial and political aid to Libya after the presumed collapse of Col. Moammar Gadhafi’s regime.

Gaddafi Vowed to Fight Against Rebels Until Death or Victory
August 24th, 2011

Colonel Muammar Gaddafi last night vowed to fight against “aggression” until death or victory after his fortified headquarters in Tripoli were overrun.

Gaddafi’s Son is Not Captured and Claims His Father is Safe in Tripoli
August 23rd, 2011

Muammer Gaddafi’s son Saif al-Islam, who is wanted by the International Criminal Court for crimes against humanity, has not been arrested by rebels and is still in Tripoli.

Rebels Take Control Of Tripoli While Gadhafi’s Whereabouts Are Unknown
August 22nd, 2011

Libyan rebels raced into Tripoli Sunday and met little resistance as Moammar Gadhafi’s defenders melted away and his 42-year rule rapidly crumbled. The euphoric fighters celebrated with residents of the capital in Green Square, the symbolic heart of the regime.