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Who are Libya's rebels?

Prime Minister David Cameron has confirmed that the British government is in what he called "proper contact" with rebel leaders in Libya.

David Cameron told MPs it was vital to work with the rebels as part of managing a transition away from Colonel Gaddafi's regime.

So who are the rebels and how realistic are their chances of taking power?

The BBC's Jeremy Bowen reports.

  • 28 Mar 2011
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