Celebrations are underway across the world and Libya, where officials of the interim government say the country's former leader Moammar Gadhafi has been killed, and other members of his inner circle captured or also dead.
Residents celebrate at Martyrs square in Tripoli after hearing the news that Moammar Gadhafi was killed in Sirte. (Reuters)
Libyans celebrate the death of former leader Moammar Gadhafi at Martyrs' Square in Tripoli, October 20, 2011. (Reuters)
Libyans react to Moammar Gadhafi's death in Tripoli. (AP)
People wave pre-Gadhafi flags as they gather to celebrate the death of deposed Libyan dictator Moammar Gadhafi in Cairo, Egypt. (AP)