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Gaddafi-era official 'drowned' in Danube
Austrian police say an autopsy done on Libya's former oil minister Shukri Ghanem shows no signs of violence.
Last updated: 30 Apr 2012 19:33 GMT
Obituary: Libya's Shukri Ghanem
Former oil minister Shukri Ghanem tried to reform Gaddafi's rule before defecting at the start of Libya's uprising.
Last updated: 30 Apr 2012 18:44 GMT
Ex-Libyan oil minister's body found in Danube
Austrian police say Shukri Ghanem was found dead in river near Vienna and showed no external signs of violence.
Last updated: 30 Apr 2012 11:45 GMT
Libyan oil minister confirms defection
Shokri Ghanem says he can no more work for Muammar Gaddafi, but is undecided about joining the rebels.
Last updated: 29 Apr 2012 20:19 GMT
NATO jets target Libyan capital
Raids on army vehicles and ammunition depots in Tripoli follow announcement of extension of alliance's Libyan mission.
Last updated: 03 Jun 2011 05:51 GMT
Gaddafi to send representative to OPEC
Libyan government says its delegate will attend June 8 meeting in Vienna, after defection of oil minister.
Last updated: 02 Jun 2011 16:59 GMT
NATO intercepts Libya-bound oil tanker
Vessel stopped after alliance claims to have sunk eight warships in most concerted strike yet on Gaddafi's naval forces.
Last updated: 20 May 2011 19:09 GMT
NATO strikes 'hit Libyan warships'
Military alliance "sinks eight vessels belonging to Gaddafi" amid increasing pressure aimed at weakening Libyan leader.
Last updated: 20 May 2011 10:36 GMT
NATO: Gaddafi forces 'significantly degraded'
Head of military alliance says military and political pressures are weakening the Libyan leader's hold on power.
Last updated: 20 May 2011 05:36 GMT
Tunisia reacts to Libya border shelling
Tunisian government threatens to report Libya to UN Security Council if shelling on the border does not stop.
Last updated: 18 May 2011 07:59 GMT
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