Gaddafi fleeing Libya for Venezuela
He also said witnesses reported six private planes taking off from a small airport on the outskirts of Tripoli on Sunday night.
"But no one can confirm who was on those planes," he said. Sawalem said it was "very likely" they were people connected with the regime.
The suggestion that Gadhafi may have fled was fueled when British Foreign Secretary William Hague said he had "some information" the dictator was heading for Venezuela.