Family of football player Al-Riyani denounces release of Saadi Gaddafi

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Family of football player Al-Riyani denounces release of Saadi Gaddafi

September 07, 2021 - 14:41
Written by: SafaAlharathy

Ali Al-Riyani, son of football player Bashir Al-Riyani, denounced the release of Saadi Gaddafi, the main suspect in the assassination of his father.

On his Facebook account, Al-Riyani said that Saadi Gaddafi was released as part of a "political deal, in disregard of his father's blood.

On Sunday, the Libyan authorities confirmed the release of  Saadi Gaddafi, son of former dictator Muammar Gaddafi, accused of several crimes, most notably the murder of football player Bashir Al-Riyani in 2005.