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Libya conflict: NTC forces claim Bani Walid victory

Fighters with Libya's interim authority say they have raised their flag over Bani Walid, one of the last towns still loyal to Col Muammar Gaddafi.

The development came on the day Foreign Secretary William Hague officially reopened the British embassy in Tripoli.

Caroline Hawley reports.

  • 17 Oct 2011
  • From the section Africa
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