Gaddafi son says revolt will be over in 48 hours

March 16, 2011 12:13

PARIS - Forces loyal to Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi are near the rebel stronghold of Benghazi and "everything will be over in 48 hours", Gaddafi's son Saif al-Islam told France-based TV channel Euronews on Wednesday.

Asked about discussions among world powers to impose a no-fly zone over Libya, he replied: "The military operations are finished. In 48 hours everything will be over. Our forces are close to Benghazi. Whatever decision is taken, it will be too late."

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