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Libyan oil flows, foreign workers wait

BREGA, Libya, Sept 23 – Scribbled in blue marker in Arabic on the walls of Brega oil terminal is a message meant to cheer returning workers: “Gaddafi is gone and the place has been checked.” Oil production has restarted in … Continue reading

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Image: hundreds of anti-personnel mines gathered in Ajdabiya

Shadows of officers and journalists standing over hundreds of anti-personnel mines that were found in and around Ajdabiya after Gaddafi forces scattered them around the area. The mines at the bottom spell “17 Februari”. [Photo by AFP, via Al Jazeera]

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Gaddafi forces spread land mines in Misrata

Gaddafi forces have been bombarding Misrata’s port almost relentlessly over the past few days. Now, evidence has been gathered of a new type of weapon used in their attempts to close the port and sever Misrata from its only lifeline; … Continue reading

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