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Rusland ville køre Gaddafis søn i stilling som Libyens nye hersker

Et væv af intriger, der skulle gøre Gaddafis søn til Libyens nye hersker, fører direkte tilbage til Moskva. To spionanklagede russere i et libysk fængsel er nøglefigurer i det spegede spil. Nu er deres historie blevet til en russisk actionfilm.

Den russiske actionfilm ”Shugalei” hævder, at den fortæller den sande historie om Maxim Shugalei, der sammen med sin tolk sidder fængslet i Libyen anklaget for bl.a. spionage. Foto fra filmen Sadistiske islamistiske terrorister udsætter i actionfilmen ”Shugalei” helten, Maxim Shugalei, for tortur for at få ham til at aflægge en falsk tilståelse om, at han er russisk spion. Foto fra filmen Igennem 13 måneder forsøgte krigsherren Khalifa Haftar at invadere Libyens hovedstad, Tripoli. Nu er indbyggerne i byens sydlige forstæder så småt begyndt at vende hjem, selv om ødelæggelserne er store. Foto: Mahmud Turkia/AFP Saif al-Islam Gaddafi, son of late Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi, is seen attends a hearing behind bars in a courtroom in Zintan, June 22, 2014 . REUTERS/Stringer (LIBYA - Tags: POLITICS CRIME LAW) Saif al-Islam fotograferet under et retsmøde i byen Zintan i 2014. I 2017 blev han overraskende løsladt, selv om han er eftersøgt for krigsforbrydelser ved den internationale straffedomstol i Haag. Foto: Reuters Saif al-Islam (tv.) og hans far, Muammar Gaddafi. Foto: Reuters Saif al-Islam (R), son of Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi, talks with Eni's Chief Executive Paolo Scaroni as they attend George Bizet's "Carmen" show at the La Scala opera house in Milan in this December 7, 2009 file photograph. Italian tax police said on March 28, 2012 it had seized Italian assets worth more than 1.1 billion euros ($1.46 billion) belonging to members of the Gaddafi family. In a statement, the tax police said the assets include stakes in Italy's largest bank UniCredit, Italian oil and gas giant Eni, Italy's defence group Finmeccanica, carmaker Fiat, truck-maker Fiat Industrial and Turin-based soccer club Juventus. The police said the seizure has been ordered by the International Criminal Court in The Hague. Picture taken December 7, 2009. REUTERS/Alessandro Garofalo/Files (ITALY - Tags: POLITICS CRIME LAW) Members of the self-proclaimed eastern Libyan National Army (LNA) special forces gather in the city of Benghazi, on their way to reportedly back up fellow LNA fighters on the frontline, facing forces loyal to the UN-recognised Government of National Accord (GNA), on June 18, 2020. - The resurgent GNA has vowed to push on for Sirte, late Libyan leader Moamer Kadhafi's hometown and the last major settlement before the traditional boundary between western Libya and Haftar's stronghold in the east. (Photo by Abdullah DOMA / AFP) Libya's eastern-based commander Khalifa Haftar attends General Security conference, in Benghazi, Libya, October 14, 2017. REUTERS/Esam Omran Al-Fetori FILE PHOTO: Libyan commander Khalifa Haftar meets Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias (not pictured) at the Foreign Ministry in Athens, Greece, January 17, 2020. REUTERS/Costas Baltas/File Photo

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I midten af april havde den russiske actionfilm ”Shugalei” verdenspremiere. Filmen handler om sociologen Maxim Shugalei, som i 2019 bliver sendt til Libyen i forbindelse med et forskningsprojekt...

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