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Libya rebels battle into key oil port

Rebels battled their way back into a major oil port just 50km west of Tripoli on Saturday, forcing Muammar Gaddafi's troops to close the highway.

Gaddafi calls for truce, but on his own terms

Muammar Gaddafi is ready for a truce to stop the fighting in his country, SA President Jacob Zuma said on Monday after meeting the Libyan leader.

Journalists held in Libya to be freed

A Libyan government spokesperson says four journalists detained have completed an administrative hearingand will be released on Tuesday or Wednesday.

Libyans bury nine reportedly slain in Nato strike

Mourners vowed revenge and rattled off heavy gunfire in a Tripoli cemetery as they buried nine men they said were Muslim clerics and medics .

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