The Spanish Government has the first March stopped the construction of the Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi construction projects in Marbell on the Costa del Sol.
It emerged at the end of February that the Libyan Bank, the Libyan Foreign Bank, which belongs to the Libyan state, owns 6.500 acres of land in Benahavis and that Marbella Town Hall commune had received an application for a permit to build an 18-hole golf course and 1.915 properties, in the form of luxury apartments, townhouses and villas on the land.
The first March adopted the Spanish government – in line with sanctions from the UN and the EU – to stop all work in connection with the plans for the construction. The sanctions also mean that the current Libyan Board will not be able to sell or otherwise exploit the properties and land.
According to Ministry of Foreign Affairs owns Gadaffi and his family, perhaps several properties and investments in southern Spain, prepared by the Spanish authorities will now examine. It is also suspected that the family has other forms of investment in Spain, they are also been freeze