Daily Archives: September 18, 2011

Rebels claim advances in Sirte battle

Libya’s interim government forces say they have made progress in their attack on Sirte, a stronghold of forces loyal to Col Muammar Gaddafi. However, the advance has been slow and there is fierce resistance from loyalist forces. There are also … Continue reading

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Libyan children start school year without Gadhafi

TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — Boys and girls chanted anti-Moammar Gadhafi slogans while teachers hung an effigy of the fugitive leader Saturday as Libyan children started their first school year without the “brother leader” dictating everything from the curriculum to what … Continue reading

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September 18th Updates

New York: London: Tripoli: 21:50 Reuters Mukhtar al-Akhdar, a military official in charge of the Tripoli airport, told Reuters that damage caused during the uprising has been repaired, the facility was “totally secure” and he hoped it would start operations … Continue reading

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