Libyans wave national flags in Tripoli's Green Square, renamed Martyr's Square, during morning prayers Wednesday on Eid al-Fitr, the holiday marking the end of Ramadan. Libyans are also celebrating the ouster of Moammar Gadhafi. Francois Mori/AP hide caption

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Rebel fighters drive through western Tripoli, Libya, on Monday. Large numbers of rebels have entered the capital, but Moammar Gadhafi's loyalists are putting up stiff resistance. Sean Carberry/NPR hide caption

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Two Libyan rebel fighters battle with snipers holed up in a hotel at the main square of Zawiya, a city 30 miles west of Tripoli, on Thursday. The rebels entered the key coastal city this week. Marc Hofer/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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A Libyan rebel prays with his weapons in the coastal town of Zawiya, 30 miles west of Tripoli, on Tuesday. The rebels have entered many parts of the town, but Moammar Gadhafi's forces are battling to prevent a full rebel takeover. Giulio Petrocco/AP hide caption

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