[an error occurred while processing this directive]
BBC News
watch One-Minute World News
Languages
Last Updated: Tuesday, 22 February, 2005, 12:10 GMT
Libyan leader's son faces charges
French prosecutors are to start legal action against one of the sons of the Libyan leader, Muammar Gaddafi, over a violent incident in a Paris hotel.

Hannibal Gaddafi faces an investigation on charges of deliberate violence against a vulnerable person and possession of an unlicensed weapon.

The person in question is thought to be his pregnant girlfriend, AFP says.

Mr Gaddafi, aged in his 20s, is expected to be summoned to a magistrates' court in Paris.




SEE ALSO:
Saif Gaddafi's vision for Libya
16 Nov 04 |  Africa
'Gaddafi - The Opera' on its way
14 Jan 05 |  Entertainment



PRODUCTS AND SERVICES

News Front Page | Africa | Americas | Asia-Pacific | Europe | Middle East | South Asia
UK | Business | Entertainment | Science/Nature | Technology | Health
Have Your Say | In Pictures | Week at a Glance | Country Profiles | In Depth | Programmes
Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific