Photo Gallery Gadhafi's Career as Libya's Dictator

Moammar Gadhafi's rule is history. After four decades of iron-fisted control in Libya, rebels announced on Thursday that he had been killed. A dictator's life, in pictures.
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Foto: UPI/ dpa
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Foto: epa Sabri Elmhedwi/ picture-alliance/ dpa
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Foto: Farouk Ibrahim/ AP
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Foto: Keystone/ Getty Images
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Foto: ASSOCIATED PRESS
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Foto: GREG BOS/ Reuters
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Foto: Amr Nabil/ AP
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Foto: AP/ ANN
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Foto: AP/ Halyna Kolotnytskas family archive
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Foto: ENRIQUE SORINAO/ AP
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Foto: Sabri Elmehedwi/ dpa
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Foto: MARWAN NAAMANI/ AFP
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Foto: Sabri_Elmhedwi/ dpa
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Foto: Ettore Ferrari/ dpa
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Foto: Sabri Elmhedwi/ dpa
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Foto: A3131 epa Scanpix Kuhl/ dpa
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Foto: MIKE SEGAR/ REUTERS
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Foto: Marwan Naamani/ dpa
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Foto: STR/ REUTERS
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Foto: AFP/ Libya TV
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Foto: ESAM OMRAN AL-FETORI/ REUTERS