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Libyan rebel casaulties rise as Gaddafi forces advance

As pro-Gaddafi forces push home their military advantage, casualties have been mounting among rebels forces in eastern Libya.

Government troops have launched air strikes on the oil town of Ras Lanouf, which has become the front line for the fighting.

Jon Leyne reports from the nearby town Brega where the casualties are being brought in.

  • 11 Mar 2011
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