Libya’s Assets Stolen: How the UK is Capitalizing on the Libyan People’s Money | WHAT REALLY HAPPENED

Libya’s Assets Stolen: How the UK is Capitalizing on the Libyan People’s Money

Neither the late Muammar Gaddafi nor the citizens of Libya have access to the whopping £12 billion in assets the former head of state had in the UK, but Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs has collected around £17 million in taxes on the assets since 2016, according to the Northern Ireland Affairs Committee’s latest report.

The disclosure has prompted some British lawmakers to demand that London use the money earned in interest on the frozen accounts to compensate the victims of the Irish Republican Army (IRA); the organization was supplied with weapons and explosives by the Gaddafi government in the 1980s.

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