May 11, 2011
Nato has admitted that it doesn’t know if Libyan leader Colonel Muammar Gaddafi is dead or alive.
A spokesman for Nato said its air strikes on Tripoli were not aimed at killing him.
“All Nato targets are military targets, which means that the targets we’ve been hitting are command and control bunkers,” Claudio Gabellini said.
“Nato is not targeting individuals.”
Asked about the whereabouts of Gaddafi, who has not been seen in public since he reportedly escaped an air strike on April 30 that killed his son, Mr Gabellini said: “We don’t have any evidence. We don’t know what Gaddafi is doing right now.
This article was posted: Wednesday, May 11, 2011 at 3:11 am