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Some Libyan army trucks, families seen leaving Sirte

NEAR SIRTE - A convoy of 20military vehicles including truck-mounted anti-aircraft guns wasseen leaving Muammar Gaddafi's stronghold of Sirte on Sunday andmoving westwards towards Tripoli, a Reuters reporter said.

Dozens of civilian cars carrying families and loaded withpeople's belongings were also seen driving westwards along thecoastal road from the city of Sirte towards the Libyan capital.

Libyan rebels, emboldened by the capture of Ajdabiyah to theeast of Sirte, have been aggressively pushing west on Sunday toretake more territory from Gaddafi's forces.
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