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Can you vacate your room, sir? Libya's new government needs it

The new rulers of Libya, the Transitional National Council (TNC), have arrived in town. I know this because they just kicked me out of my painfully acquired hotel room when they took over the whole of the eighth floor of the Radisson Blu Hotel where I am staying.

Aid pledged to help Libya's injured

Medical support funded by the British Government will help thousands of patients injured during the conflict in Libya, as well as those with serious diseases, a major humanitarian organisation said today.

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Nato jets bomb Gaddafi stronghold

British warplanes struck a large bunker in Muammar Gaddafi's hometown of Sirte, his largest remaining stronghold, as Nato focused on loyalist forces trying to hold back advancing rebels.

Rebel government moving to Tripoli

The Libyan rebels' interim government announced it is moving from Benghazi to the capital, Tripoli, another step towards taking control, as bursts of heavy gunfire erupted around Muammar Gaddafi's last stronghold early today.