Hunt continues for Gaddafi loyalists

The UN Security Council voted to end its military action in Libya last week, even though a number of senior Gaddafi loyalists remain at large following the fall of the dictator's remaining strongholds

30th October, 2011
A Libyan man waves his new national flag during a ceremony announcing the liberation of the country in the eastern city of Benghazi Photo: getty

The UN Security Council voted to end its military action in Libya last week, even though a number of senior Gaddafi loyalists remain at large following the fall of the dictator's remaining strongholds earlier this month.

Last March, the Security Council gave Nato the go-ahead to use military force to protect civilians from Muammar Gaddafi's military. The army was advancing against the rebel-held city of Benghazi in the north African country's east at the time,...

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