Divided loyalties in Tripoli neighbourhood

Abu Salim may now be under rebel control after days of fighting but some are still loyal to the old regime.

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    When rebels stormed the Libyan capital a week ago, they took control of some neighbourhoods, but Abu Salim was not one of them.

    Abu Salim, a stronghold of Muammar Gaddafi's government, witnessed fierce fighting over the next few days, and was one of the last areas of Tripoli to fall under rebel control.

    But it remains a divided neighbourhood with divided loyalties, much like the rest of Libya.

    Al Jazeera's Zeina Khodr reports from Abu Salim in Tripoli.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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