Bani Walid family recounts ordeal

Family tells of pervading fear in Libyan town that is still controlled by Gaddafi forces.


    The Libyan town of Bani Walid is still under the control of loyalists of Muammar Gaddafi as fighters from National Transitional Council surround it on all sides.

    One family escaped from the town after Gaddafi troops entered the town after the fall of Tripoli.

    Al Jazeera's Anita Mcnaught caught up with them in Tripoli.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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