Thursday, Feb 09, 2023

Moammar Gadhafi


Libya's embattled Prime Minister says replacing him could trigger war

February 22, 2022 4:43 pm

Addressing Libyans late Monday, Prime Minister Abdul Hamdi Dbeibah reiterated his insistence that he will hand over power only to an elected government.

Explained: Why is Libya sliding back to political division?

February 18, 2022 1:02 pm

After tentative steps towards unity, Libya is once again being pulled apart, with two rival prime ministers claiming power.

Libya PM defiant as lawmakers set to name new leader

February 09, 2022 2:49 pm

Prime Minister Abdul Hamid Dbeibah said in televised speech that he will not hand over power, as the country's parliament is scheduled to name a new premier on Thursday.

Moammar Gadhafi's son announces candidacy for president of Libya

November 15, 2021 8:48 am

Seif al-Islam, who is wanted by the International Criminal Court on charges of crimes against humanity related to the 2011 uprising, submitted his candidacy papers in the southern town of Sabha, the High National Elections Commission said.

Son of late Libyan head Gadhafi briefly kidnapped in Lebanon

December 12, 2015 4:11 pm

Hannibal Gadhafi appeared in a video aired late Friday on local Al-Jadeed TV saying anyone with information about Imam Moussa al-Sadr should come forward.

Mali appeals for international intervention in Libya

January 07, 2015 1:17 pm

Since July 2013, when the U.N. took over peacekeeping in Mali, 33 peacekeepers have died and 109 injured.

France says ready to strike extremists crossing Libya border

January 06, 2015 1:51 pm

France is setting up a military base in northern Niger, 100 kilometers (60 miles) from the lawless Libyan border region

Clashes between Islamists, rivals in Libya kill 31

September 02, 2014 1:20 pm

The hours-long clashes concentrated around the city's Benina airport.

Libyan capital tense after attack on parliament

May 19, 2014 11:53 am

Libya's leadership condemned Sunday's brazen attack in which two people reportedly died and more than 50 were wounded.

Libyan turmoil persists year after Gadhafi death

October 21, 2012 11:08 am

Libyan govt said its forces had detained one of the key members of Moammar Gadhafi's inner circle.