One year on since Gaddafi’s violent death, Libya’s deputy Prime Minister has confirmed that the youngest son of Colonel Gaddafi has been killed in a fire fight. The body of Khamis Gaddafi is now in a hospital in Misrata, Libya.
Like many on todays’ death announcements, Fireworks have filled the night sky as people learn and celebrate the news.
Khamis Gaddafi was said to have been killed by a NATO airstrike in August 2011 and his death has been inaccurately reported several times by the new governments’ fighters and various militants. This time, however, it would seem that Khamis has in fact been killed.
This story is an addition to our in-depth report Gaddafi: Friend or Fiend? | Part I of II – Gaddafi the Friend
This news is developing and we will keep you updated as soon as the facts are known.