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  10/25/2011, Tishrei 27, 5772

Qaddafi's Son May Try to Escape Libya

Saif al-Islam Qaddafi, son of former Libyan leader Muammar Qaddafi, is near one of the country’s borders and is likely to try to escape to Niger or Algeria, a source in the National Transition Council said on Monday.

According to the source, Saif al-Islam is carrying a fake passport that was given to him by one of his supporters, who was previously head of Libyan intelligence.