Rebel forces entered Tripoli on Sunday 21 August, triggering scenes of celebration among their supporters. Heavy fighting took place across the city, culminating in the capture of Colonel Gaddafi's Bab al-Aziziya compound on Tuesday. Rebels now control of much of the city, although pockets of resistance by pro-Gaddafi forces remain.
Rebels enter Green Square
Jubilant rebel fighters pushed their way into the heart of Tripoli on Sunday.
Rebels destroy Gaddafi compound
Colonel Gaddafi's compound is now under the control of the rebels after fierce resistance from pro-Gaddafi forces.
Saif al-Islam re-appears
One of Colonel Gaddafi's sons, earlier reported as having been arrested, has turned up at a hotel where numerous foreign journalists are based.
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