Gaddafi agrees to review case of medics condemned to death

Reuters, January 30, 2007 Addis Ababa - Italy's prime minister said on Tuesday he had appealed to Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi to spare the lives of five Bulgarian nurses and a Palestinian doctor sentenced to death for infecting hundreds of children with HIV. "I did this in a very heartfelt way because this is a problem that has been going on for eight years," Romano Prodi told reporters after meeting Gaddafi on Monday night during an African Union summit in Ethiopia. He said Gaddafi had replied "that there are still problems of reparations and compensation (to the families of the victims) but he would reflect on what I told him and we would talk about it again." ... Gaddafi