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Sirte: Fight for Gaddafi's home town goes on

In Libya, forces of the interim government have launched one of their biggest assaults on Sirte, as they step up the fight to take Colonel Gaddafi's home town.

Commanders say they are mounting fresh tank and artillery attacks on areas still held by Gaddafi loyalists.

Jonathan Head reports from Sirte.

  • 08 Oct 2011
  • From the section Africa
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