US says transition talks under way with Gaddafi aides

ABU DHAB - US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said on Thursday talks were under way with people close to Muammar Gaddafi and there was "the potential" for a transition of power in Libya.
"There have been numerous and continuing discussions by people close to Gaddafi and we are aware that those discussions include, among other matters, the potential for a transition," Clinton told a news conference.