Russian Envoy Says Qaddafi Has ‘Suicide Plan’ To Blow Up Tripoli If Rebels Seize It

Mikhail Margelov, who serves as the chairman of the Committee for Foreign Affairs in the Russian government, told a Russian paper that the Libyan premiere told him that “if the rebels seize [Tripoli], we will cover it with missiles and blow it up.” Margelov, who has had access to senior Libyan officials, said that he imagines that the “regime does have such a suicidal plan.”