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Libya crisis: Allies join fight for Libya city of Misrata

International forces have launched new air strikes near Libya’s rebel-held western city of Misrata, witnesses say.(bbc.co.uk)

Forces loyal to leader Colonel Gaddafi initially pulled back, but Misrata residents say snipers have continued to target people from rooftops.

Col Gaddafi’s forces also resumed their pounding of Zintan, near the Tunisian border, according to reports. Continue reading