Libya fighting

Key points

  • UK jets bomb a bunker in Col Gaddafi's birthplace of Sirte as Libyan rebels prepare to launch an offensive on the town.
  • Rebels say their administration is working out of Tripoli, where sporadic violence is reported. Col Gaddafi's whereabouts remain unknown.
  • The UN urges restraint from all sides amid reports of revenge killings. It can also release $1.5bn in frozen Libyan assets after a US-South Africa deal.
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Libya after Gaddafi

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