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Libyan rebels fight for gateway town to Tripoli

BIR SHAEB, Libya — Libya’s rebels on Saturday fought with regime troops for control of a key mountain town that is a strategic gateway on the road to Tripoli in an intensified western offensive aiming to push toward Moammar Gadhafi’s … Continue reading

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Video: Al Jazeera reports on revolutionaries’ double offensive in the West

Al Jazeera’s Zeina Khodr reports from al-Aziziya on opposition forces’ dual offensive in Western Libya.

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Video: Closing in on Tripoli

Outgunned by Gadhafi’s forces, the revolutionaries are honing in on the Libyan capital. CNN’s Ben Wedeman reports.

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Tension beneath the calm in gateway town to Tripoli

GHARYAN, Libya, June 15 (Reuters) – Despite an outward appearance of normality there is an undercurrent of tension in this town, gateway to Tripoli from Libya’s Western Mountains where rebels are advancing towards Muammar Gaddafi’s capital. On numerous walls around … Continue reading

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