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A Rebel Offer to Qaddafi: ‘Resign’ and Remain in Libya

AL RUJBAN, Libya — The leader of Libya’s opposition movement said Sunday that rebel leaders had offered Col. Muammar el-Qaddafi the option to leave power and remain in his country, but he said that the offer, which seemed to represent a considerable softening of the rebel position, had not elicited a reply. The opposition leader, Mustapha Abdul-Jalil, the chairman of the rebel Transitional National Council, said in an interview with Reuters in the rebel stronghold of Benghazi that “we…