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Gaddafi Killed

Former Servant Recounts Gaddafi's Final Days

Posted 02.22.2012 | World

He was one of the last people to see Muammar Gaddafi alive. He was there when the Libyan dictator's convoy was struck by NATO and when he was captured...

Libya's Constitutional Moment

Daniel Wagner | Posted 01.02.2012 | World
Daniel Wagner

In redefining its positive constitutional order, will Libya continue to take the path of vengeance along the lines of Iran, or can it adopt an orientation toward tolerance, and republican-style secularism, more akin to Turkey?

Lessons From Libya

Will Marshall | Posted 12.28.2011 | World
Will Marshall

What we've witnessed in Libya, in fact, could be a new model for collective security in which the United States no longer bears a disproportionate share of the risks and costs of intervention. Unfortunately, the new model probably isn't applicable to Syria.

U.N. Cancels Mandate For Military Action In Libya

AP | EDITH M. LEDERER | Posted 12.27.2011 | World

UNITED NATIONS — The U.N. Security Council voted unanimously Thursday to lift the no-fly zone over Libya on Oct. 31 and end military action to p...

Gaddafi Family May Slap NATO With War Crimes Complaint

Posted 12.26.2011 | World

Muammar Gaddafi's family may file a war crimes complaint against NATO with the International Criminal Court, AFP reports. Gaddafi's family has target...

Qaddafi Death Shows He Was Just a Man

Igor Cherstich | Posted 12.26.2011 | World
Igor Cherstich

Politically speaking, he had already been dead for quite a while. But the widely circulated footage of Qaddafi's corpse, bare-chested and covered in blood, bears a special significance.

Gaddafi's Former Adviser Reportedly Hiding In Niger

AP | RUKMINI CALLIMACHI | Posted 12.26.2011 | World

DAKAR, Senegal — Moammar Gadhafi's intelligence chief, who is wanted by the International Criminal Court, has slipped into the desert nation of ...

Tuareg Official: Seif Al Islam Nearing Niger Border

AP | RUKMINI CALLIMACHI | Posted 12.25.2011 | World

DAKAR, Senegal — Moammar Gadhafi's son and one-time heir apparent is now believed to be heading toward Niger, a desert nation just south of Liby...

Desperate Final Weeks For Former Libyan Leader

AP | KARIN LAUB and RAMI AL-SHAHEIBI | Posted 12.25.2011 | World

MISRATA, Libya — Moammar Gadhafi, Libya's all-powerful leader for four decades, spent his final weeks shuttling from hideout to hideout in his h...

Gaddafi Buried

AP | KARIN LAUB and RAMI AL-SHAHEIBI | Posted 12.25.2011 | World

By KARIN LAUB and RAMI AL-SHAHEIBI -- The Associated Press MISRATA, Libya -- Longtime Libyan dictator Moammar Gadhafi, his son Muatassim and a top ...

Libya: Sarko the Impulsive Meets Dorian Gray

Dr. Charles G. Cogan | Posted 12.24.2011 | World
Dr. Charles G. Cogan

Make no mistake about it: the Gaddafi takedown, which ended with the holed-up dictator, à la Saddam Hussein, shot in the neck and chest, would not ha...

Gaddafi To Be Buried On Tuesday In Secret, NTC Officials Confirm

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 12.24.2011 | Home

Former Libyan dictator Colonel Muammar Gaddafi's body has been taken off display in Misrata ahead of an expected secret burial on Tuesday. Gaddafi'...

Beyond Qaddafi: Our Middle East Mission Is Not Over Yet

Col. Cedric Leighton | Posted 12.24.2011 | World
Col. Cedric Leighton

The time has come to think boldly of a brand new course that will help the Arab World extract itself from the malaise it has found itself in since the end of the Second World War.

Man Claims To Have Executed Gaddafi

Posted 12.24.2011 | World

In the days following the death of Muammar Gaddafi, questions have emerged regarding who, if anyone, will be held accountable for killing the former L...

Graphic Video Allegedly Shows Gaddafi Sodomized By Captors | Posted 12.24.2011 | World

An analysis of video obtained by GlobalPost from a rebel fighter who recorded the moment when Col. Muammar Gaddafi was first captured confirms that an...

As Gaddafi Falls, His Home In Englewood Stands

Rabbi Shmuley Boteach | Posted 10.23.2011 | New York
Rabbi Shmuley Boteach

Rarely in the field of peaceful protest has one municipality done so little to object to the presence of murderers in its midst like the city of Englewood, New Jersey, over the past two years.

Stunning Photos From The War In Libya

Posted 12.22.2011 | World

With the fall of Sirte and the death of Muammar Gaddafi, months of brutal war in Libya appear to be drawing to a close. Libyan leaders are expected to...

After Death Of Longtime Leader, Libyans To Begin Rebuilding Country

AP | KIM GAMEL | Posted 12.22.2011 | World

TRIPOLI, Libya — Libya's new leaders will declare liberation on Sunday, officials said, a move that will start the clock for elections after mon...

The Deaths of Dictators: Neither History Nor Their People Will Ever Absolve Them

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 12.21.2011 | World
Yoani Sanchez

I would have liked to see Muammar Gaddafi before a court, indicted for the crimes he committed against his country. I think the violent deaths of the satraps only gives them an aura of martyrdom they do not deserve.

Condoleezza Rice Remembers Gaddafi In Upcoming Memoir

Posted 12.21.2011 | World

The Daily Beast has published an exclusive excerpt from the upcoming memoir of former U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, No Higher Honor. In th...

PHOTOS: Gaddafi's All-Female Bodyguard Cadre

Clare Richardson | Posted 12.21.2011 | World

The former Libyan dictator's capture and death on Thursday was perhaps as ugly as his life was glamorous. When it was revealed that Gaddafi was pul...

Rebecca Shapiro

CNN Reporter: Gaddafi Was Always Going To Be Killed | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 12.21.2011 | Media

Ben Wedeman was surely kicking himself on Thursday. The death of Muammar Gaddafi quickly became the dominant world story, and Wedeman, who is CNN's se...

Gaddafi Body Kept In Freezer In Misrata Market (VIDEO)

Posted 12.21.2011 | World

Former Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi's body is being held in a commercial freezer in a Misrata market, Reuters and the Associated Press report. Vid...

Gaddafi Killed By Yankees Fan?

Posted 12.21.2011 | New York

Proving, as Pat Kiernan puts it, that "every story can be a local story in New York," The New York Post's front page Friday reads "Khadafy Killed By Y...

UN Human Rights Office Calls For Investigation Into Gaddafi's Death

AP | By FRANK JORDANS | Posted 12.21.2011 | World

GENEVA -- The U.N. human rights office called Friday for an investigation into the death of ousted Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi, noting that his deat...