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Libyan UN diplomat fears 'brutal' reprisals


Libyan UN diplomat Adam Tarbah has explained how he is no longer supporting Colonel Gaddafi because he fears a "brutal" reaction to the protests.

Speaking to Today presenter Evan Davis, he said he "hoped" the Gaddafi regime would leave power, but that he did not expect it to "stand down easily".

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