Saif al-Islam freed …Gaddafi now: Libyan Algerian border south of Tripoli

sabha, libya

sabha, libya


in amenas, algeria

in amenas, algeria


It is served by In Aménas Airport with Air Algérie flights to Algiers, Hassi Messaoud, Oran and Ouargla and Tassili Airlines flights to Adrar, El Golea, El Oued, In Salah, Tébessa and Touggourt.

It is not clear whether Saif al-Islam escaped from custody, or if he had never been captured in the first place. Saif al-Islam Gadhafi, son of Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi, appeared to reporters in a convoy of armored Land Cruisers in Tripoli on August 23 morning, more than a day after rebels claimed they had captured him. An ICC spokesman said different rebel factions had given different information.
“We believe [Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi] he’s still in the country,” Marine Col. David Lapan, a Pentagon spokesman told a group of reporters August 21. “We don’t have any information that he’s left the country.”
There were reports that Gaddafi had fled to a bunker outside Tripoli, while the British representative of the rebels told Sky News he believed the dictator may have gone to Algeria.
Col Gaddafi’s recent media appearances have been by telephone. If he is outside Tripoli, he could have gone to one of two personal fiefdoms – his birthplace of Sirte, and his ancestral home of Sabha in the south, where he grew up. The rebels have made no serious attempt to capture either.
rebels had captured Gaddafi’s sons, Saif Al-Islam and Al-Saadi, have been confirmed by the ICC. they have also captured Gaddafi’s eldest son Mohammed Al-Gaddafi. A rebel spokesman confirmed to Reuters that he had surrendered. Forces loyal to Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi helped his son Mohammed flee house arrest on Monday, Al Jazeera television reported, as rebels sought to secure full control of the capital Tripoli.

Mohammed Gaddafi was among three of Gaddafi’s sons to be captured by the rebels. The loyalist fighters stormed the house where Mohammed was held and set him free after clashes with guards there,
Saadi Gaddafi, a footballer.Guma el-Gamaty, the London-based co-ordinator for the NTC, said he believed Gaddafi’s other sons – he has seven – were either hiding or had fled. The whereabouts of his daughter, Aisha, also remains unknown, it says.
back

Advertisements

About huecri

Publishing on the Web is a fairly iterative process. ...NYT ...Not too long ago, reporters were the guardians of scarce facts delivered at an appointed time to a passive audience. Today we are the managers of an overabundance of information and content, discovered, verified and delivered in partnership with active communities. summer 2012 issue of Nieman Reports from Harvard, --- THE FIX by Chris Cillizza, WAPO blogger, quoting Matt Drudge: “We have entered an era vibrating with the din of small voices,” he said in the speech. “Every citizen can be a reporter.” Later, he added: “The Net gives as much voice to a 13 year old computer geek like me as to a CEO or Speaker of the House. "
This entry was posted in Uncategorized and tagged , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s