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On the road with Libya's opposition
Libyan opposition's military strives to get organised in fight against pro-Gaddafi forces.
Last Modified: 01 Apr 2011 19:05

Libya's opposition has appointed Abdel Fatah Yunis, Muammar Gaddafi's former interior minister who joined the opposition in the early days of protests, as the head of its military forces.

On Friday, opposition forces attempted to get more organised and structured in their approach, as they took on pro-Gaddafi forces near the oil town of Brega.

Al Jazeera's Hoda Abdel-Hamid reports from the front lines.

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