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A Visual Look Back at the Libyan Revolution

Battling for Position

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An Uprising BeginsGadhafi SupportersDemonstrations SpreadThe Early BattlesFleeing the Bloodshed Momentum SwingsBattling for PositionScenes From the Front LinesNo-Fly Zone EstablishedOdyssey Dawn Taking CoverMarching Toward TripoliThe Search BeginsA 'Lightning Advance'Formal Recognition Defiant Until the EndThe End of a Dictator Hiding PlaceThe Golden Gun

Battling for Position

A Libyan rebel scans the front line as a facility burns on March 9 near Ras Lanuf. The rebels pushed back government troops loyal to Gadhafi toward Ben Jawat.

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