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Moammar Gadhafi

Mar 6, 2014 — Saadi Gadhafi, who is accused in connection with crackdowns on anti-regime protesters in the lead up to his father's 2011 ouster, had been under house arrest in the West African country.
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Sep 26, 2012 — Omran Ben Shaaban was kidnapped, beaten, and shot, his family says, by supporters of the former Libyan leader.
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Mar 2, 2012 — The inquiry also found that both sides in the Libyan conflict that led to the demise of Moammar Gadhafi last year were responsible for war crimes.
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Feb 21, 2012 — "Danny Vampire" fought for freedom. But now, he says: "Tunisia had an election, Egypt had an election. And Libya? No." What's more, he sees just as much corruption now as before.
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Dec 29, 2011 — The former Libyan leader's daughter Aisha has reportedly told friends she would feel safer there than anywhere else. For years, there have been rumors of Jewish roots in the Gadhafi family tree. It's not likely she'll be welcomed, though.
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Dec 7, 2011 — Saadi Gadhafi had reportedly been trying to get to a luxury resort, with help from a Canadian security company.
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Oct 28, 2011 — Officials are trying to prevent Saif al-Islam Gadhafi from getting to a country that would offer him asylum.
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Oct 27, 2011 — Young Libyan men who less than a year ago were "hopeless layabouts" are now "marriageable heroes" because they took up arms against the regime of Moammar Gadhafi, according to Foreign Policy magazine.
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Oct 26, 2011 — The president made the case on The Tonight Show that the U.S. led from the front, protected Libyan civilians and helped topple the Gadhafi regime without the loss of a single American soldier and at relatively little cost.
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Oct 25, 2011 — Libya's interim leaders don't want the site to become a shrine or to be defaced by those who hate the former dictator. He was captured and killed last Thursday.
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