October 25, 2011
Colonel Muammar Gaddafi and his son Muatassim have reportedly been buried at an unknown location by Libya’s National Transitional Council.
Misratah military council official spokesman Ibrahim Beitalmal was quoted by the Associated Press news agency as saying a brief ceremony took place at 5am local time.
He also said Islamic prayers were read over the bodies, with a few relatives and officials in attendance.
The wrangle over the former dictator’s body had sparked fears over the country’s stability.
This article was posted: Tuesday, October 25, 2011 at 2:12 am