Breaking News: Libyan Rebel Commander Assassinated
Libyan rebel commander Gen. Abdel Fatah Younis was killed on Thursday by his fellow rebels . Younis had previously headed the interior ministry under Moammar Gadhafi before defecting to the rebels in February. He was assassinated by his soldiers under circumstances that are still not yet clear. Two of his aides – Col Muhammad Khamis and Nasir al-Madhkur – were also killed when their boss was assassinated. The head of rebel council, Mustafa Abdul-Jalil, announced the assassination at a news conference although he did not disclose further details.