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Libyan forces destroy Misrata fuel tanks
Libyan government forces have destroyed four fuel storage tanks and set several others ablaze in rebel-held Misrata, rebels say.
NATO air strikes help break attack on east Libya town
NATO air strikes helped stop a major assault by Libyan forces loyal to Muammar Gaddafi on the rebel-held town of Ajdabiyah on Sunday.
Army 'ready to use force' to clear Cairo square
Egypt's ruling generals said they were ready to use force to end protests in Tahrir Square.
Libya rebels repel attack on Misrata
Libyan rebels beat off a new assault by Gaddafi forces in Misrata, losing eight of their fighters in fierce street battles.
US general sees no military outcome in Libya
A top US general has said it was unlikely that they would be able to oust Muammar Gaddafi by force.
Libyan rebels blame deadly strike on NATO mistake
Libyan rebels said five of their fighters were killed when NATO planes mistakenly bombed a rebel tank column in east Libya.
Libya rebels lack charismatic figurehead: analysis
Nearly two months into their struggle to overthrow Gaddafi, Libya's rebels lack a charismatic political or military leader who act as a flag-bearer for the people.
13 Libya rebels killed by NATO strike
A NATO air strike mistakenly killed at least 13 rebels in eastern Libya. Doctors in Ajdabiya told the BBC at least 13 rebel fighters had been killed by the strike on a rebel tank position.
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