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# brega - Saturday 30 July, 2011

Video: NATO takes down three Libyan TV satellite transmitters
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Video: NATO takes down three Libyan TV satellite transmitters

Jul 30th 2011, 11:55 AM 562 Views 13 Comments

Military group tries to limit impact of Muammar Gaddafi’s impassioned television broadcasts by bombing transmitters.

# brega - Friday 22 July, 2011

Gaddafi refuses to meet rebels amid plans to remove him from Libyan leadership
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# Libya

Gaddafi refuses to meet rebels amid plans to remove him from Libyan leadership

Jul 22nd 2011, 12:35 PM 159 Views 1 Comment

The UN is proposing a ceasefire in Libya, and the establishment of an authority led jointly by the government and rebels but without Gaddafi or his sons.

# brega - Saturday 25 June, 2011

Libya claims NATO has killed more civilians
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# Libya

Libya claims NATO has killed more civilians

Jun 25th 2011, 6:27 PM 112 Views 0 Comments

Libyan state media says a NATO airstrike has killed 15 people after hitting a restaurant and a bakery.

# brega - Wednesday 15 June, 2011

Rebels make fresh advances against Gaddafi forces
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# Libya

Rebels make fresh advances against Gaddafi forces

Jun 15th 2011, 5:40 PM 190 Views 6 Comments

The fighters forced government troops to retreat from the town of Kikla, about 150km southwest of the capital.

# brega - Sunday 10 April, 2011

Fierce fighting in Libya as Gaddafi forces make more gains
Live Apr 10th 2011, 12:14 PM

Fierce fighting in Libya as Gaddafi forces make more gains

# brega - Sunday 3 April, 2011

The Daily Fix: Sunday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Sunday

Apr 3rd 2011, 7:45 PM 1,690 Views 0 Comments

In today’s Fix: Eamon Gilmore tries to get EU support for a change to Ireland’s bailout deal; the Queen of England plans to visit Croke Park; and Charlie Sheen bombs in Detroit.

Fighting focuses on strategic Libyan oil town
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# Libya

Fighting focuses on strategic Libyan oil town

Apr 3rd 2011, 12:19 PM 253 Views 0 Comments

The see-saw desert battle for Libya continues – with rebels making modest gains with the help of international air strikes after skirmishes around the strategic oil town of Brega.

# brega - Wednesday 30 March, 2011

Libyan foreign minister defects and flees to UK
# Libya
# Libya

Libyan foreign minister defects and flees to UK

Mar 30th 2011, 10:12 PM 1,050 Views 0 Comments

Moussa Koussa seeks refuge in Britain after quitting the Libyan government, as NATO rules out arming Libya’s rebels.

# brega - Sunday 27 March, 2011

The Daily Fix: Sunday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Sunday

Mar 27th 2011, 8:05 PM 2,001 Views 0 Comments

Catch up on the day’s main news, as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed earlier.

Video: Gaddafi loyalists attack woman - and journalists - in Tripoli hotel
# Libya
# Libya

Video: Gaddafi loyalists attack woman - and journalists - in Tripoli hotel

Mar 27th 2011, 11:46 AM 1,957 Views 2 Comments

Loyalists to the Libyan leader try to stop a woman from complaining of a sexual assault – and then attack western media.

Libyan rebels win back control over western oil town
# Libya
# Libya

Libyan rebels win back control over western oil town

Mar 27th 2011, 11:32 AM 413 Views 0 Comments

Anti-Gaddafi forces recoup control of Ajdabiya – as well as capturing the coastal town of Brega, apparently without a fight.

# brega - Sunday 13 March, 2011

Gaddafi forces "cleanse" oil town of rebel gangs
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# Libya

Gaddafi forces "cleanse" oil town of rebel gangs

Mar 13th 2011, 2:12 PM 670 Views 0 Comments

Troops loyal to the Libyan leader say they have won back control of Brega, a strategic oil town 170km from Tripoli.

# brega - Thursday 3 March, 2011

Gaddafi threatens 'another Vietnam' as Libyan crisis deepens
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# Libya

Gaddafi threatens 'another Vietnam' as Libyan crisis deepens

Mar 3rd 2011, 10:04 AM 473 Views 0 Comments

Pro-Gaddafi forces are said to have bombed rebel held targets, as the US plays down talk of a no-fly zone and Venezuela offers to mediate the crisis.