Al Jazeera says Gaddfi forces advancing to Benghazi

By REUTERS
March 18, 2011 22:09




RABAT- Al Jazeera television reported that pro-Gaddafi forces were advancing quickly towards the rebel stronghold of Benghazi on Friday evening, despite a ceasefire declared earlier in the day.

Al Jazeera said its correspondent in Benghazi reported that loyalist forces were clashing with rebels in the towns of Al-Magroun and Slouq, about 50 KM (30 miles) from the city.


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