Anti-Gaddafi forces tell loyalists in Sirte to give up
The anti-Gaddafi forces in Libya have given an ultimatum to Gaddafi loyalists in the town of Sirte - surrender by Saturday or face the consequences.
They say they will not attack until the over the next few days of the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Fitr. The rebels say they hope there will be a ceasefire.
Paul Wood reports from the rebel frontline.
31 Aug 2011
- From the section Africa