Gaddafi Body Buried in the Desert

    LYBIA - JUNE 23: The Colonel and President of the Republic of Libya, Muammar El Gaddafi on June 23, 1972. (Photo by Keystone-France/Gamma-Keystone via Getty Images ) *** Local Caption *** Muammar al Gaddafi

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    Former dictator Muammar Gaddafi was buried in a secret desert location on Tuesday, an official from the National Transitional Council has confirmed, ending a wrangle over what to do with the rotting corpse. Only a few relatives and officials were present, and they were sworn to secrecy regarding the location. Gaddafi's body had been on public display since Friday in a shopping-center refrigerator in the city of Misrata, until the doors were closed Monday.

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