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Libya / Uprising / Brega #989237

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 02, 2011
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(Studio: Katie Couric) The latest developments in Libya reviewed; scenes shown from Brega, the refugees on the Tunisian border.

(Benghazi: Mandy Clark) The victory in Brega for rebel fighters over the forces of leader Muammar el-Kadhafi featured; scenes shown of the government troop assault using war planes, the rebel offensive, the emergency room, inside the oil town of Brega. How big today's victory could be for the rebels discussed.

(Studio: Katie Couric) Report introduced.

(Tripoli: Harry Smith) A defiant speech from Libyan leader Muammar el-Kadhafi in Tripoli featured; scenes shown of the crowd while his speech is summarized: we will not allow foreign occupation.

Couric, Katie;
Clark, Mandy;
Smith, Harry

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