Heavy fighting in Libya's Misrata, resident says

ALGIERS - Heavy fighting is underway

between forces loyal to Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi and rebels
in two districts of the city of Misrata, a resident told Reuters
on Monday.

"Heavy and fierce fighting is now taking place at the

eastern entrance to the city and in the center ... on Tripoli
Street," the resident, called Abdelsalam, told Reuters by