Gaddafi forces repel rebels at Libyan oil town

By REUTERS
June 13, 2011 04:30

BENGHAZI, Libya - Rebels fighting against Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi launched an offensive on Sunday to retake the oil town of Brega but were repelled in a battle which killed at least four fighters, rebels and doctors said.

Medics at the al Jalaa hospital in the rebel stronghold of Benghazi reported early on Monday having the busiest night in weeks treating the wounded.


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