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# Zawiyah

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# Libya
Gaddafi's former PM joins rebels as fighting nears Tripoli
Abdessalam Jalloud, Muammar Gaddafi’s former ‘right hand man’ and once a trusted ally, joins the rebel side.
# Libya
Libyan rebels make significant advances
Meanwhile, thousands of foreigners in Tripoli still need to be evacuated.
# Gaddafi
Gaddafi defiant as rebels make gains on west
Opposition forces in Libya have launched an offensive that threatens the regime’s stronghold in Tripoli – however Gaddafi has remained defiant, calling on Libyans to arms themselves against “traitors”.
# Libya
Gaddafi blames foreigners for Libyan unrest as no-fly zone talks continue
Colonel Muammar Gaddafi has appeared on state television yet again to denounce the pro-democracy uprising.
# Libya
Rebels claim victory over Gaddafi's forces in Misrata
Anti-Gaddafi forces are now said to be battling for the town of Bin Jawad, about 160 kilometers from Gaddafi’s hometown and stronghold.
# Libya
Gaddafi regains opposition-help city, but rebels gain oil port
Gaddafi’s forces regain control of Az Zawiyah, 50 miles from Tripoli, while rebel forces take control of Ras Lanouf port.