Libya 'could be facing a complete regime change'
21 February 2011 Last updated at 07:42 GMT
The anti-government protests in Libya have spread to the capital, Tripoli, with reports of gunfire, tear gas and buildings being set on fire.
Late last night, one of Libya leader's Col Muammar Gaddafi's sons appeared on television, where he described the situation as a national crisis.
The BBC's Jon Leyne spoke to Breakfast's Bill Turnbull from Cairo.
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