Putting Libya's army back together

Fighters who helped overthrow Muammar Gaddafi now being integrated into country's regular army.

    Libya's defence minister says he wants to create a new national army of 100,000 soldiers.

    The force will include members of the old army, as well as former fighters who helped overthrow Muammar Gaddafi.

    Al Jazeera's Omar al-Saleh reports from the Libyan town of Az-Zawiya.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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