Report: Libya rebels push west to Uqayla

March 27, 2011 10:29

CAIRO - Libyan rebel fighters have pushed west to Uqayla after they routed Muammar Gaddafi's forces from the strategic town of Ajdabiyah, Al Jazeera television reported on Sunday.

A Jazeera correspondent said the rebels had reached Uqayla, more than 110 kilometres (68 miles) west of Ajdabiyah and the last town travelling west before the major oil exporting terminal of Ras Lanuf.

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