The following story, posted The Libya Observer it is unverified and not likely true. This same narrative has been repeated often during the years of his detention in Zintan.
“The son of slain Gaddafi Saif is free and enjoys special protection, Algeria’s Echorouk online Journal reported on Tuesday. The journal’s Nahid Zerwati, who has recently visited Zintan where he was imprisoned, reported that Saif has been moved outside Libya. “
When Saif has been released, or his status should change in any verifiable way, it will be confirmed through official channels representing both Saif and his family.