Report: Sarkozy airs option of targeted Libya bombing

March 10, 2011 19:40

PARIS - French President Nicolas Sarkozy raised the idea of targeted bombings in Libya during talks with members of his UMP political party, two party sources said on Thursday.

Sarkozy, who is pressing for rapid international action to curb Muammar Gaddafi's repression of an uprising, told UMP party members that limited, targeted bombing was among ideas being considered, the UMP party sources contacted by Reuters said.

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