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Crossover: Why assault on Sirte been stalled?

09-14-2011 16:59 BJT Special Report:Libyan Rebels Control Tripoli |

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Rebel fighters who fought for the liberation of the Libyan people have been honored at Tripoli's Martyrs Square. A carnival atmosphere engulfed the city as people celebrated freedom from the authoritarian regime of Muammar Gaddafi. Hundreds of people gathered to have pictures taken with the men they regard as heroes. Full story >>

For more on Libya, we are now joined on the phone by our corespondent Kate Parkinson in Misrata.

Q1: The assault on Sirte has been stalled again - why is this and how imminent is an attack?

Q2: The UN has expressed concern over the plight of civilians still trapped in the few towns under the control of pro-Gaddafi forces as water and electricity are in short supply. What can be done to alleviate their situation?



Editor:Zhang Dan |Source: CNTV.CN

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