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Moammar Gadhafi's son, Seif al-Islam (top left), at a hotel in Tripoli early Tuesday morning despite rebel claims he was captured.
August 23, 2011 Turns out it was a good idea for President Obama to be relatively low key in discussing the situation in Libya Monday since some of the reports from the National Transition Council turned out to be greatly exaggerated, to say the least. Like Seif el-Islam Gadhafi, the eldest son of and heir apparent to the ever weaker strongman Moammar Gadhafi, not being in rebel custody.
August 22, 2011 After months of inconclusive fighting between government forces and rebels, news over the weekend that fighters opposed to Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi were in control of many parts of Tripoli provided some good news for President Obama in a summer short of such.
Col. Moammar Gadhafi controls Libya's sovereign wealth fund.
Andreas Solaro/AFP/Getty Images
April 7, 2011 Moammar Gadhafi cancels meeting with former U.S. Congressman Weldon
March 21, 2011 President Obama's decision to use the U.S. military against forces loyal to Libyan strongman Moammar Ghadafi has linked liberals and conservatives in concern about the commitment of U.S. forces. Some are asking if he exceeded his authority.
March 17, 2011 Now that the UN has passed a resolution for a no-fly zone and other actions in Libya, the makings are in place for what would be the first international conflict that would truly be Obama's own, not a inherited conflict.
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