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August 28, 2011

Libyan rebels face test as they deal with hundreds of pro-Gadhafi suspects

Libyan rebels who entered Tripoli from three sides last week have taken hundreds, if not thousands, of prisoners in the fighting and are holding them throughout the capital. Now the rebel National Transitional Council must figure out what to do with the men in an early test of NTC chairman Mustafa Abdel-Jalil's pledge that the rebels' would not exact retribution on Gadhafi supporters.

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