According to NYTimes story, Mystery of Qaddafi’s Whereabouts Looms Large in Conflict’s Endgame
Colonel Qaddafi’s last public appearance was on June 12, when he was photographed playing chess in Tripoli with the visiting president of the World Chess Federation, Kirsan N. Ilyumzhinov, an equally eccentric if less powerful personality from Russia who claims to communicate with aliens from outer space.
I should have known the end was near for the wacko dictator when word got out that he was looking to hire a NY PR firm. See: Moammar Gadhafi is looking to hire a New York public-relations firm to improve his image.
“Libya has been under an unjustified media and PR attack which led to NATO’s military involvement.” – Ali Darwish of the Libyan Ministry of Information.
There, it’s all been just a PR problem.