Former Gaddafi Minister Sentenced To Death for Inciting Violence Against Rebels

He picked the wrong side


A minister in the government of Muammar Gaddafi has been sentenced to death by a Libyan court.

Ahmed Ibrahim was found guilty of inciting violence against rebels during the 2011 uprising.

Ibrahim held senior positions including education minister, and was captured by rebels in Gaddafi's hometown of Sirte, according to Reuters news agency.