Militias and troops loyal to Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi fired on protesters and killed at least four in Tripoli Friday, as they tried to break up the first major rally in the capital in days, according to witnesses.
AP - Militias loyal to Moammar Gadhafi opened fire on protesters streaming out of mosques in the Libyan capital on Friday, demanding the regime’s ouster, witnesses said, reporting at least four killed. Across rebellious cities in the east, tens of thousands held rallies in support of the first Tripoli protests in days.
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Date created : 2011-02-25