Libyans in Benghazi celebrate UN no-fly zone authorization

By REUTERS
March 18, 2011 00:50

Protesters against Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi in the eastern city of Benghazi cheered and let off fireworks on Friday to celebrate a vote by the UN Security Council authorizing a no-fly zone over Libya, Al Jazeera television showed.

A crowd of thousands fired guns in the air, set off fireworks and waved flags from the monarchy era in celebration.


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