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Colonel Moammar el Gadaffi

Date of Birth: 7 June 1942
Place of Birth: Sirte
Died: 20 October 2011


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A new flag in North Africa

So far the Dirna-based Wilayat Barqa appears to have gathered the most support and has firm control over a number of key residential neighbourhoods in the town which was the centre of militant Islamist resistance to the late Colonel Moammar el Gadaffi...


More war, more talks

On 2 March Parliament in Tobruk confirmed Haftar who supported the late Colonel Moammar el Gadaffi until 1987 as Army Commander and he was promoted Lieutenant General (AC Vol 55 No 11 Enter the General)...

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A tale of two cities

Haftar a retired general who took part in Colonel Moammar el Gadaffi's coup in 1969 was captured by Chadian forces in 1987 and then spent two decades in the United States...

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Slim pickings

Riahi amassed a fortune in oil energy aviation and property in Colonel Moammar el Gadaffi's Libya...


Firefighters against an inferno

He went on to to explain how Compaoré with the financial and military support of Libya's Colonel Moammar el Gadaffi had backed rebellions in Côte d'Ivoire Guinea Liberia and Sierra Leone and had at best highly ambiguous relations with insurgents in Mali and Niger...

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Parliaments at sea

Misurata took control of the airport from Qaqa and former Defence Minister Osama el Juweilli for the first time since Colonel Moammar el Gadaffi fell in 2011...


Islamists strike back

Haftar a retired General and Armed Forces Chief of Staff under Colonel Moammar el Gadaffi has been waging a campaign against Islamist forces in Benghazi and planning to attack Islamists all over the country (AC Vol 55 No 11 Enter the General)...


The centre moves east

Meanwhile the Constituent Assembly headed by Ali el Tarhouni who served as Oil and Finance Minister during the 2011 uprising against Colonel Moammar el Gadaffi hopes to finish drafting the Constitution by the autumn allowing a referendum on it to take place (AC Vol 54 No 23 Little leadership less oil)...


Take the lead if you can

Algerian units are deployed in the Ghat enclave which Algeria occupied for many years during the era of Colonel Moammar el Gadaffi security sources say...


Enter the General

A group of senior officers led by General Khalifa Belqasim Haftar Chief of Staff under the late Colonel Moammar el Gadaffi is drawing militias to its banner from across Libya in a bid to take control of the country (AC Vol 52 No 7 A family at war)...


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