Libya's leader has called on coalition troops to leave Iraq, media said.
In a telephone conversation with Belgium's premier, Muammar Qaddafi insisted that the pullout was necessary to stop violence in Iraq. Qaddafi wanted international forces under UN command to be deployed in Iraq, according to the AFP.
Last Saturday, he attacked the way the US-led coalition is dealing with Iraq. "If Saddam lived for another 10 years, would he be able to kill as many Iraqis and destroy as much of Iraq as the Americans have done in one year?'' Qaddafi said at the annual summit of Arab leaders.