Militants prevent Gadhafi's son from appealling Libya presidential disqualification
Libya's top electoral body says the son of late dictator Moammar Gadhafi is ineligible to run in presidential elections that begin next month due to previous convictions against him. Seif al-Islam Gadhafi can appeal the decision in court.
Libya’s top electoral body has disqualified the son and onetime heir apparent of the late dictator Moammar Gadhafi from running for president next month, citing his previous convictions.
Libya Election Head Rules Out Gadhafi as Presidential Candidate
Libyans mark the 10th anniversary of their 2011 uprising that led to the overthrow and killing of longtime ruler Moammar Gadhafi, with eyes on a recently appointed government that would lead the conflict-ravaged country through elections late this year.