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# Libya
French navy denies that an aircraft carrier ignored distress calls from Libyan migrants
Sixty-one people died aboard a boat in the Mediterranean. Survivors claim they were ignored by a French navy ship. Meanwhile, heavy fighting continues in Tripoli, Misrata and Ajdabiya.
Gaddafi 'accepts African Union peace plan' for Libya
The ceasefire will now be put to Libyan opposition in Benghazi although it is not known if the agreement contains a provision for Muammar Gaddafi to step down.
Fierce fighting in Libya as Gaddafi forces make more gains
Recapturing the town of Ajdabiya, where fighting is ongoing, would give Gaddafi forces a key staging ground for an assault on Benghazi that could crush the uprising.
# Libya
NATO: We didn't know Libya rebels used tanks
NATO says it launched air strikes against the anti-Gaddafi rebels because it didn’t realise they were the ones in tanks.
# Libya
NATO air strikes kill Libyan rebels according to reports
NATO have not immediately confirmed the reports which say that 13 rebels have been killed.
# Daily Fix
The Daily Fix: Sunday
Catch up on the day’s main news, as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed earlier.
# Libya
Video: Gaddafi loyalists attack woman - and journalists - in Tripoli hotel
Loyalists to the Libyan leader try to stop a woman from complaining of a sexual assault – and then attack western media.
# Libya
Libyan rebels win back control over western oil town
Anti-Gaddafi forces recoup control of Ajdabiya – as well as capturing the coastal town of Brega, apparently without a fight.
# Libya
Libyan rebels regain control of key eastern city Ajdabiya
Video: President Obama says coalition action is protecting civilians in Libya from Gaddafi’s forces.
# Libya
Under-fire Gaddafi: "We will be victorious in the end"
The Libyan leader appears on national TV appealing for Islamic unity – but vows to defeat the Western ‘oppressors’.