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Libya

Colonel Moammar el Gadaffi

Date of Birth: 07/06/1942
Place of Birth: Sirte
Died: 20/10/2011


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Battle for the bureaucrats

As revenue from oil exports has slumped to approximately a quarter of its annual maximum during the last years of Colonel Moammar el Gadaffi's era, El Kabir is liquidating the CBL's foreign currency reserves to pay the bills...


UK probes Soma’s local ties

The Wall Street Journal reported in December that Ajami was under investigation by the United States Department of Justice and the Securities Exchange Commission over a placement fee paid to the Libyan Investment Authority at the time of Colonel Moammar el Gadaffi (AC Vol 55 No 7, Libya links worry Wall Street)...

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Why the peacekeepers stay in Darfur

The first includes six factions of the Libyan-backed (by the late Colonel Moammar el Gadaffi) Sudan Liberation Revolutionary Forces: SLA-Field Leadership; SLA-Unity (2); SLA-Juba (2); SLA-Khamis Abdullah Abaker (AC Vol 45 No 10, A rebel's story); SLA-Mainstream; United Revolutionary Forces Front...


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)...


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