Libya

Bodies scattered in Misrata streets after battle

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25 Apr 2011 20:54

  • Intense bombardment overnight, several killed

  • Some of bloodiest fighting of the siege over weekend

  • Gaddafi forces trying to re-enter strategic port area

(Updates with resident report of death toll)

By Hamid Ould Ahmed

ALGIERS, April 25 (Reuters) - Rebels and residents of Misrata said bodies lay scattered in the streets of the city and medics struggled to cope with the wounded on Monday after some of the bloodiest fighting of a two-month-old siege.

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