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Somerset man's escape from Libya

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A man from Somerset who had been stranded in Libya for the last ten days has just arrived back home after being rescued by the Italian navy.

Mike Browne from Taunton had been working in the desert.

He gave the BBC some of his footage, which shows the rescue mission step by step.

BBC Points West's Fiona Lamdin went to meet him.

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