12 Aug '11, 7pm

Libyan rebels "control" Tuarga: TUARGA: Rebels controlled much of the western Libyan town of Tuarga on Friday an...

TUARGA: Rebels controlled much of the western Libyan town of Tuarga on Friday an AFP correspondent witnessed, just hours after a large-scale assault aimed at snuffing out rocket attacks on nearby Misrata. Deep inside the sprawling desert town rebels searched door-to-door for snipers and other remnants of Muammar al-Gaddafi's forces, after clearing residential areas in the north and the centre, in an attack that began early Thursday. In a symbolic show of victory fighters tore down green flags that were hoisted atop of buildings by Gaddafi supporters -- who just hours earlier had occupied the area. "Gaddafi is finished!" shouted a jubilant 31-year-old fighter named Mohammed. "There is no way back. We have taken Tuarga!" But his claim was somewhat premature. As the the rebels pressed to the extreme south and east of the town they encountered sizeable pockets of resistance am...

Full article: http://www.channelnewsasia.com/stories/afp_world/view/114...

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