Col Muammar Gaddafi
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Libya media crackdown amid anti-government protests

Col Muammar Gaddafi's government in Libya has taken a series of measures, including blocking internet sites and shutting off electricity to try to quell rising unrest.

Emerging reports suggest a mounting death toll from days of clashes between security forces and protesters.

Bridget Kendall reports.

  • 18 Feb 2011