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Libya - Aug 23, 2011 - 01:37

Last modified: 22 Aug 2011 22:37

Mohammad Gaddafi, a son of Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi, has escaped after having been arrested by rebels in Tripoli, Libya's US ambassador said Monday.

Mohammad Gaddafi was arrested on Sunday as rebels seized control of large swathes of Tripoli.

A senior rebel source confirmed the escape to AFP, saying "Yes, it's true, he has escaped." - AFP