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Arab League seeks Libya no-fly zone
Bloc tells UN to take the measure to protect civilians from Gaddafi's air bombardment.
Last Modified: 13 Mar 2011 00:57 GMT



The Arab league has asked the UN Security Council to take the necessary steps to impose a no-fly zone over Libya.

The United States backed the call and said it was preparing for "all contingencies."

Al Jazeera's James Bays reports from Cairo.

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