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Libyan wounds long to heal, U.N. says

UNITED NATIONS, Dec. 13 (UPI) -- New social contracts can emerge in post-revolution Libya, though the process of reconciliation may be long, a U.N. political envoy warned.

U.S. calls on Libya to probe war crimes

WASHINGTON, Oct. 18 (UPI) -- Washington calls on Tripoli to investigate claims that anti-government forces summarily executed Gadhafi supporters during the civil war, a spokeswoman said.
International court wants Gadhafi's son

International court wants Gadhafi's son

THE HAGUE, Netherlands, Oct. 9 (UPI) -- The son of deposed Libyan strongman Moammar Gadhafi should not be handed over to the International Criminal Court at the Hague, Libya said Tuesday.

Libya arrests 10 over 1978 cleric kidnap

BEIRUT, Lebanon, Sept. 7 (UPI) -- Libya has informed Lebanon 10 people have been arrested on charges of involvement in the 1978 kidnapping of Imam Musa Sadr, officials said.
HRW concerned for Libyan detainees

HRW concerned for Libyan detainees

TRIPOLI, Libya, July 16 (UPI) -- Human Rights Watch called on the Libyan government to take custody of the estimated 5,000 prisoners held by various militias in the country.
Australia welcomes release of ICC lawyers

Australia welcomes release of ICC lawyers

CANBERRA, Australia, July 3 (UPI) -- Australian Foreign Minister Bob Carr expressed gratitude for authorities in Libya for coordinating the release of ICC lawyer Melinda Taylor.

Australia offers way out of ICC row

ALGIERS, Algeria, June 19 (UPI) -- The Australian foreign minister said Tuesday he had a series of proposals meant to resolve an impasse over the Libyan detention of four ICC lawyers.

Gadhafi memorabilia for sale

ZINTAN, Libya, Feb. 2 (UPI) -- A Libyan man is taking bids on what he says is Moammar Gadhafi's wedding ring and the bloody shirt the former dictator was wearing when he was killed.

ICC gives Libya time for Saif al-Islam

THE HAGUE, Netherlands, Jan. 10 (UPI) -- The Libyan government now has until Jan. 23 to provide observations regarding the arrest of Saif al-Islam, the International Criminal Court said Tuesday.
Arab Spring is a contradiction in terms

Arab Spring is a contradiction in terms

TANGIER, Morocco, Nov. 23 (UPI) -- The MEDays forum in Morocco is an example of an important meeting needed to bring understanding to the many issues -- from political upheaval to climate change -- that face the world today.
HARLAN ULLMAN, UPI Outside View Commentator

Youngest Gadhafi son said alive

TRIPOLI, Libya, Nov. 21 (UPI) -- The youngest son of fallen Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi is still alive, a Libyan defense ministry source told the Chinese news agency Xinhua Monday.

Libya captures Gadhafi master spy

TRIPOLI, Libya, Nov. 20 (UPI) -- Libyan officials said they've captured a master spy in the former Gadhafi regime indicted by the International Criminal Court for crimes against humanity.
Report: Gadhafi's fugitive son caught

Report: Gadhafi's fugitive son caught

TRIPOLI, Libya, Nov. 19 (UPI) -- Moammar Gadhafi's son Saif al-Islam was captured in Libya near the Niger border Saturday, Libyan officials say.

Report: Saif Gadhafi killed

MISURATA, Libya, Oct. 20 (UPI) -- Slain Libyan Col. Moammar Gadhafi's son Saif and Defense Minister Aboubakre Younis Jabr were killed by rebels near Sirte, the Tripoli Post reported Thursday.

Book offers clues to Libyan politics after Gadhafi

LONDON, Oct. 14 (UPI) -- NATO decision-makers hoping to forge a democratic and stable Libya after the fall of Moammar Gadhafi need to read "Political Alienation in Libya," a new book analyzing the North African country shortly before the disastrous showdown that triggered the U.N.-mandated European intervention.
Gadhafi near southern border, TNC says

Gadhafi near southern border, TNC says

TRIPOLI, Libya, Sept. 28 (UPI) -- Moammar Gadhafi is being protected by a local tribe near the border with Niger and Algeria, an official in the Libyan transitional government said.

French deny direct talks with Gadhafi

PARIS, July 11 (UPI) -- France Monday denied a claim by Moammar Gadhafi's son that it is negotiating directly with his regime, but has called for flexibility from the rebels.
ICC issues arrest warrant against Gadhafi

ICC issues arrest warrant against Gadhafi

THE HAGUE, Netherlands, June 27 (UPI) -- Warrants were issued Monday for Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi, a son and brother-in-law on charges of crimes against humanity, an international court said.
Gadhafi son: U.S. 'terrorizing' Libya

Gadhafi son: U.S. 'terrorizing' Libya

TRIPOLI, Libya, March 20 (UPI) -- Moammar Gadhafi's son said Sunday he is shocked that President Barack Obama, once seen as a "friend," is "terrorizing" Libya.

Gadhafi son threatens Sarkozy

PARIS, March 16 (UPI) -- One of Moammar Gadhafi's sons has warned French President Nicolas Sarkozy he has information that could lead to his ouster.

Megrahi innocent, says Gadhafi's son

LONDON, Sept. 8 (UPI) -- Abdelbaset al-Megrahi, the convicted Lockerbie bomber released on compassionate grounds, is innocent, says Moammar Gadhafi's son Saif al-Islam.

British no longer seen as 'crusaders'

TRIPOLI, Libya, Aug. 28 (UPI) -- The son of Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi says Scotland's release of the Lockerbie bomber means Arabs no longer see Britain as "crusaders" against Islam.

Sources: Libya limiting talk about unrest

TRIPOLI, Libya, Nov. 14 (UPI) -- The Libyan government has begun taking steps to limit communication about the growing unrest in the country, opposition sources allege.

Libya blames Britain for hostage killing

TRIPOLI, Libya, Oct. 9 (UPI) -- A powerful Libyan charity organization that mediated for the release of a British hostage Saturday blamed the British government for his slaying in Iraq.

Gadhafi confirms Pakistani nuclear deal

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan, Jan. 4 (UPI) -- The son of Colonel Moammar Gadhafi, Saif al-Islam, has confirmed Libya bought plans to make nuclear bombs from Pakistani scientists for "million of pounds."
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