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Bashar Al-Assad 'Betrayed Col. Gaddafi To Save His Syrian Regime'

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In this March 2008 file photo, Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi , left, gestures with Syrian President Bashar Assad, right, during the opening session of the Arab Summit in Damascus, Syria. (AP Photo/Hussein Malla, file) | AP

French spies operating in Sirte, Gaddafi's last refuge, were able to set a trap for the Libyan dictator after obtaining his satellite telephone number from the Syrian government, they said.

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