January 6, 2013
by Cynthia Miley
Libyan Justice Minister Salah Maraghni announced Saturday that the war crimes trials of Muammar Gaddafi's son, Saif al-Islam Gaddafi, and brother-in-law and former intelligence chief, Abdullah al-Senussi, will occur within the next month. Maraghni stated that Saif al-Islam Gaddafi, former Prime ...[read more]
November 12, 2012
by Michael Haggerson
The trial of former Libyan prime minister Al Baghdadi Ali al-Mahmoudi began on Monday, but the hearing was postponed until December 10 to give counsel from both sides additional time to prepare for the case. Mahmoudi served as prime minister under Muammar Gaddafi from 2006 until he fled to ...[read more]
June 25, 2012
by Sung Un Kim
The Tunisian government on Sunday extradited former Libyan prime minister Al Baghdadi Ali al-Mahmoudi to Libya to face trial for his alleged crimes against the Libyan people. Tunisian Prime Minister Hamadi Jebali made the decision over the opposition of Tunisian President Moncef Marzouki who ...[read more]
May 24, 2012
by Sarah Posner
The Tunisian government announced Tuesday that the country would extradite former Libyan prime minister Al Baghdadi Ali al-Mahmoudi, after Libya guaranteed that al-Mahmoudi would have a fair trial. The conditions that Tunisia set for al-Mahmoudi's extradition to Libya is the guarantee that al- ...[read more]
February 14, 2012
by Brandon Gatto
A Tunisian court on Tuesday dropped charges against former Libyan prime minister Al Baghdadi Ali al-Mahmoudi for illegally entering the country, but the former figurehead under the regime of Muammar Gaddafi remains in jail until a final decision on his extradition to Libya. The court dismissed the ...[read more]
January 7, 2012
by Jerry Votava
The Tunisian League for the Defense of Human Rights, Amnesty International, Human Rights Watch (HRW) and 12 other human rights groups issued a statement on Friday urging the government of Tunisia not to extradite former Libyan prime minister Al-Baghdadi Ali al-Mahmoudi, warning that he would be " ...[read more]
November 11, 2011
by Hillary Stemple
Human Rights Watch (HRW) on Wednesday urged the Tunisian government not to extradite former Libyan prime minister Al-Baghdadi Ali al-Mahmoudi, warning that he would be "at a real risk for torture" if he is returned to Libya. Al-Mahmoudi, who served under Muammar Gaddafi, has been held in Tunisia ...[read more]
November 9, 2011
by Max Slater
A Tunisian appellate court ruled Tuesday that a Libyan senior official who served under Muammar Gaddafi should be extradited back to Libya. Al-Baghdadi Ali al-Mahmoudi, Gaddafi's former prime minister, was ordered to be extradited following his conviction in September for illegally entering ...[read more]
November 2, 2011
by Jerry Votava
Tunisian courts will review a request for the extradition of former Libyan prime minister Al-Baghdadi Ali al-Mahmoudi placed by the Libyan National Transitional Council (NTC) on November 8, according to a statement made Wednesday by al-Mahmoudi's lawyer Mabrouk Kourchid. Al-Mahmoudi has been held ...[read more]
September 29, 2011
by Michael Haggerson
The Libyan National Transitional Council (NTC) issued an arrest warrant for former prime minister Al Baghdadi Ali Al-Mahmoudi on Wednesday. Al-Mahmoudi was arrested in Tunisia last week and sentenced to six months in prison for illegally entering the country. The conviction was overturned by a ...[read more]

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