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Libya unrest: Footage of airstrikes near Benghazi

Dramatic footage has emerged of the aftermath of airstrikes on the road from Benghazi to Ajdabiya on Saturday.

The strikes, carried out by French planes, came as the UN-backed international operation to enforce a no-fly zone in Libya began in earnest.

The BBC's Ben Brown has more details of the situation in eastern Libya.

  • 20 Mar 2011
  • From the section Africa
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