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Libya / Uprising #990997

CNN Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 29, 2011
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Breaking news that the White House may send weapons to the opposition fighters against leader Muammar el-Kadhafi's army introduced; scenes shown of the battle in Misrata and from Tripoli. [From Tripoli, Libyan MAN - says the fear is intense and we are afraid to send the kids to school.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper; Tripoli: Nic Robertson) The situation in Tripoli with reports of kidnapping off the streets, the presence of government minders, the renewed offensive by Kadhafi's troops, which may be a direct response to President Obama's speech, the whereabouts of Kadhafi's family discussed.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper; Ajdabiya: Arwa Damon) The status of the intense fighting in Ras Lanuf as Kadhafi's forces are regrouping, how much land the rebels lost in retreating today and the issue of street-to-street combat that could be civilians-against-civilians discussed; inset video from Misrata shown.

Reporter(s):
Cooper, Anderson;
Robertson, Nic;
Damon, Arwa
Duration:
00:09:50

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