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  • Seif al-Islam, center, the son and one-time heir apparent

    Court allows Libyan dictator Moammar Gadhafi's son to run for president

    World | December 03, 2021 12:59 IST

    Libya has been wracked by chaos since a NATO-backed uprising toppled Moammar Gadhafi in 2011. Over the past decade, the oil-rich nation had been split between a government in the east, backed by powerful commander Khalifa Hifter, and a UN-supported administration in Tripoli, aided by western-based Libyan militias.