Gaddafi’s youngest son killed in NATO strike
Libyan government spokesman says air strike kills Saif al-Arab Gaddafi and three of the Libyan leader’s grandsons.
Saif al-Arab, the youngest son of the Libyan leader, has been killed in a NATO air strike, a Libyan government spokesman said.
The spokesman said Muammar Gaddafi was unharmed but three of his grandsons were also killed in the attack in Tripoli on Saturday.
“The house of Mr Saif al-Arab Gaddafi was attacked tonight with full power. The leader with his wife was there in the house with other friends and relatives.
“The leader himself is in good health, he wasn’t harmed,” the spokesman said, adding that Muammar Gaddafi’s wife was also unharmed but other people in the house were injured.
“This was a direct attempt to assassinate the leader of the country”, he said.
He said reporters would be brought to the site in daylight to witness the destruction……….http://english.aljazeera.net/news/africa/2011/04/2011430224755721620.html