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In pictures: Blair in Libya
Tony Blair leaves the plane
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The British Airways plane that took Tony Blair to Tripoli raised the Libyan flag as the prime minister descended the steps.
Tony Blair met by Libyan boy
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Mr Blair was greeted by a young boy who exchanged kisses with the prime minister and presented a bouquet of flowers.
Tony Blair (left) with Muammar Gaddafi
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Mr Blair and Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi posed for photographs at the moment of their historic handshake.
Hands of Tony Blair (left) and Muammar Gaddafi
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Mr Blair's decision to make the visit has divided families of those killed in the Lockerbie bombing.
Tony Blair (left) with Muammar Gaddafi
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Their controversial meeting took place in a traditional Bedouin tent on the outskirts of Tripoli.
Tony Blair (left) with Muammar Gaddafi
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Mr Blair greeted the Libyan leader saying: "It's good to be here at last after so many months."
Tony Blair (left) with Muammar Gaddafi
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After their talks, the two leaders took a stroll outside.
Tony Blair (left) with Muammar Gaddafi
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They clearly have much to talk about.

The BBC's Guto Harri
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