Mauritania arrests Gaddafi spy chief, says state agency




 
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Mauritania arrests Gaddafi spy chief, says state agency
 
March 17th, 2012  
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Mauritania arrests Gaddafi spy chief, says state agency
NOUAKCHOTT (Reuters) - Mauritanian authorities arrested Muammar Gaddafi's chief of intelligence and right-hand man Abdullah al-Senussi as he entered the country on a false passport, Mauritania's state news agency said on Saturday. Senussi, who for decades before the late dictator's fall inspired fear and hatred in ordinary Libyans, is sought by the Hague-based International Criminal Court on charges of crimes against humanity. If confirmed, his arrest will put an end to months of uncertainty over his whereabouts. ...




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