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Libya rebels 'ready to discuss peace settlement'

Rebels in eastern Libya have said they are ready to discuss a political settlement with the government in Tripoli - as long as it involves Colonel Gaddafi leaving office.

The move is an apparent shift in their position and comes just a day after members of the country's national football team announced their defection to the rebel side.

Daniel Griffiths reports.

  • 26 Jun 2011
  • From the section Africa
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