Remaining Gaddafi loyalists ‘losing their cohesion as a fighting force’

The battle to secure one of deposed Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi’s last remaining strongholds is entering its endgame, as the country’s new regime tightens the noose around Sirte’s final pocket of resistance fighters.

15th October, 2011
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The battle to secure one of deposed Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi’s last remaining strongholds is entering its endgame, as the country’s new regime tightens the noose around Sirte’s final pocket of resistance fighters.

The fight to secure a residential area measuring about 700 metres north to south, and around 1.5 kilometres east to west, began last Friday as a senior member of the National Transitional Council (NTC) denied that...

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