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Libya conflict: Rebels battle Gaddafi troops in Zawiya

Fighting has continued inside the Libyan city of Zawiya, just 50km (30 miles) west of the capital Tripoli, after a rebel offensive on Saturday.

A small rebel force was seen in the city centre on Sunday but it is believed Col Muammar Gaddafi's troops are still in the area.

Orla Guerin reports.

  • 14 Aug 2011
  • From the section Africa
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