Aid for the Allies German Intelligence Service Knew Gadhafi's Location

The decision to opt out of NATO efforts to aid the Libyan revolution alienated Germany from it Western allies. But according to SPIEGEL information, the country was more involved in the conflict than previously thought. German intelligence agents reportedly helped find fugitive dictator Moammar Gadhafi.
Revolutionary fighters celebrate at the drain where Gadhafi was found on Oct. 20.

Revolutionary fighters celebrate at the drain where Gadhafi was found on Oct. 20.

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