End Note.] DEPENDENCIES: RELIANCE ON A SELECTIVE GROUP OF INDIVIDUALS 5.
Presumably for similar reasons, Qadhafi’s staff also requested a stop in Newfoundland to break his travel from Venezuela to Libya on September 29.
[Note: The Government of Canada recently confirmed that the Libyan delegation canceled plans to stop in Newfoundland.
The three-day spectacle of his 40th anniversary in power included performances by dance troupes from Ukraine, Tunisia, Algeria, Egypt, and Morocco, as well as musical performances by bands from Mexico, Russia, New Zealand, and a number of other nations.
Qadhafi appeared particularly enthralled by Tuareg horse racing during two of the events, clapping and smiling throughout the races.
Long-time Qadhafi Chief of Staff Bashir Salah appears to play an equally important role in Qadhafi’s personal retinue, and XXXXXXX via an old-fashioned green phone XXXXXXXX.