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BREAKING: Comprehensive update on battle situation in Ras Lanouf right now

This post is being constantly updated All times are in Libyan local time GMT +2 18:42 Al Jazeera Reporter LIVE from Ras Lanouf gives a comprehensive update on what is happening on the battlefront right now:  The reality of Ras … Continue reading

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BREAKING: A Brigadier and a Colonel killed by Revolutionaries in Zawiya today

This post is being constantly updated All times are in Libyan local time +2 GMT 2030 A number of Gaddafi’s forces were killed in Az Zawiya today, amongst them a Brigadier and a Colonel 2025 Dr Ali AsSallabi tells Al … Continue reading

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Tanks closing in on Az-Zawiyah

A witness reports that tanks are closing in on the city center of Az-Zawiyah. He said that Gaddafi’s forces were 1500m away. According to him, half the city was destroyed by air attacks. Earlier this week a high-ranking cousin of … Continue reading

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Video: CNN report while Az Zawiya is under fire

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Video: BBC footage showing shot down helicopter

This post is being constantly updated All times are in Libyan local time +2 GMT 01:32 BBC footage showing shot down helicopter 23:56 Reuters The Libyan National Transitional Temporary Council has told Al Jazeera that it expects to be recognized … Continue reading

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More on Az-Zawiya this morning

Another resident of Zawiya, Hussein, tells BBC World News that about 30 people were killed and 150 injured in the attack by pro-Gaddafi forces on Saturday morning. “This morning at six o’clock the army came from three different directions – … Continue reading

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Sky’s Alex Crawford reports from Az-Zawiya

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Clashes in Az-Zawiya this morning

Mohammed, a resident of the city of Zawiya, 70km (30 miles) west of Tripoli, tells the BBC World Service: “There was heavy fighting until about 10 minutes ago. But Zawiya was never falling to Gaddafi’s troops. Let me repeat: It … Continue reading

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New Reuters press photos

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In depth report: What has happened to the Libyan military so far?

Translated by Libyafeb17.com | Original article: Al Jazeera Arabic The joining of many of the military, air force and naval forces to the revolutionaries has strengthened their position in demand for the resignation of Colonel Gaddafi. It also reduced the … Continue reading

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