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PHOTO GALLERY: Reactions to Gadhafi's death

Thursday, October 20, 2011 | 12:04 p.m. CDT
Revolutionary Libyan fighters inspect the tunnels where Moammar Gadhafi is claimed to have been found in, in Sirte, Libya, on Thursday. Officials in Libya's transitional government said Moammar Gadhafi was captured and killed Thursday when revolutionary forces overwhelmed his hometown, Sirte, the last major bastion of resistance two months after the regime fell.

Revolutionary fighters celebrated the capture of Sirte, Libya, on Thursday after revolutionary forces took the town. Prime Minister Mahmoud Jibril confirmed Gadhafi's death on Thursday.

A revolutionary fighter celebrates in the captured town of Sirte, Libya, on Thursday. Moammar Gadhafi, who ruled Libya with a dictatorial grip for 42 years until he was ousted by his own people in an uprising that turned into a bloody civil war, was killed Thursday when revolutionary forces overwhelmed his hometown, Sirte, the last major bastion of resistance two months after his regime fell.
A portrait depicting Libya's former ruler Moammar Gadhafi is riddled with bullet marks and vandalized with paint on a wall in Tripoli, Libya in this Sept. 8 file photo. NATO confirms it hit a convoy of Moammar Gadhafi's loyalists fleeing Sirte as the city fell Thursday. Prime Minister Mahmoud Jibril confirmed Gadhafi had been killed.
Libyans celebrate Moammar Gadhafi's death in Tripoli, Libya, on Thursday. Libya's information minister said Moammar Gadhafi was killed Thursday when revolutionary forces overwhelmed his hometown, Sirte, the last major bastion of resistance two months after the regime fell.
Revolutionary fighters celebrate the capture of Sirte, Libya, on Thursday. The Libyan prime minister said Moammar Gadhafi was killed Thursday when revolutionary forces overwhelmed his hometown, Sirte, the last major bastion of resistance two months after the regime fell.
Libyans living in Tunisia celebrate outside the Libyan Embassy in Tunis on Thursday. Libya's information minister said Moammar Gadhafi was killed Thursday when revolutionary forces overwhelmed his hometown of Sirte, Libya.

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