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  10/24/2011, Tishrei 26, 5772

Libya to Investigate Qaddafi's Death


The new government in Libya said Monday it would investigate the circumstances of the death of Muammar Qaddafi. Mustafa Abed al-Jalil, temporary head of the the Libyan government, announced that a committee to investigate would be set up, at the behest of the international community.

Speaking at a press conference in Benghazi, al-Jalil added that a permanent government would be announced within two weeks. That government would rule until elections are held, probably at the beginning of 2012.