Picture: Glyna Kolotnytska, "voluptuous blonde" romantically linked to Qadhafi.
Amid the Thousands of sensitive and sometimes highly classified US diplomatic cables leaked by controversial whistle blower web site Wikileaks.org, comes a romantic tale about the Libyan dictator and his Ukrainian nurse.
The US intelligence gathered on the enigmatic Libyan leader, including details of a phobia of heights and flying, reveals Qadhafi's strong personal relationship with his Ukrainian nurse, who travels with the 68-year-old.
From a 2009 US diplomatic cable made public by Wikileaks by the New York Times:
Qadhafi relies heavily on his long-time
Ukrainian nurse, Galyna Kolotnytska, who has been described as a
"voluptuous blonde." Of the rumored staff of four Ukrainian
nurses that cater to the Leader's health and well-being, –––––
––––– ––––– emphasized to multiple Emboffs that Qadhafi
cannot travel without Kolotnytska, as she alone "knows his
routine." When Kolotnytska's late visa application resulted in
her Security Advisory Opinion being received on the day
Qadhafi's party planned to travel to the U.S., the Libyan
Government sent a private jet to ferry her from Libya to
Portugal to meet up with the Leader during his rest-stop. Some
embassy contacts have claimed that Qadhafi and the 38 year-old
Kolotnytska have a romantic relationship. While he did not
comment on such rumors, a Ukrainian political officer recently
confirmed that the Ukrainian nurses "travel everywhere with the