Libyan rebels say they captured Gaddafi’s hometown, Sirte

28.03.2011                      22.Adar ll, 5771


Libyan rebels say they captured Gaddafi's hometown, Sirte

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Libya's ramshackle rebel army has pushed west to retake a series of towns from the forces of Muammar Gaddafi who are being pounded by Western air strikes.
Early Monday morning, a Libyan rebel spokesperson said that Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi's hometown of Sirte was captured by them. No independent verification of the rebel statement was immediately available….