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  Tishrei 8, 5772 , 06/10/11

Qaddafi Son Flees Hometown

Muatassim Qaddafi, the son of deposed Libyan leader Muammar Qaddafi, escaped, Thursday, from his home in the city of Sirte, according to Libyan television.

The Mediterranean city, east of Tripoli, is one of the last strongholds of the old regime that has not been completely conquered by anti-Qaddafi forces. Forces of the transitional government have not picked up the trail.

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