In a switch, Britain's impounding of around $1.5 billion in Libyan cash might have Moammar Gadhafi regretting the thaw between the two nations, brokered by Prime Minister Tony Blair. Here, the two pose at Gadhafi's desert base south of Tripoli in 2007. Leon Neal/AP hide caption

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