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Sirte: 'We're lucky to get out'


Fighting in the Libyan city of Sirte has been prolonged due to resistance put up by supporters of Colonel Gaddafi but the presence of thousands of civilians is preventing anti-Gaddafi forces from mounting an all-out assault on the town.

The BBC's Jonathan Head has spent some time on the front line with one of the volunteer brigades fighting there.

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