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Tobruk After Anti-Qaddafi Forces Take Libya's Oil Port of City
Tobruk is now in the hands of protesters and the military who defected en masse. Days ago anti-Qaddafi forces set the city's central police station on fire to protest the Libyan leader's oppressive rule. 
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A Reflection of the People

A painting of Qaddafi is covered in graffiti and left in a garbage container on the street. 

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Tobruk Police Station

The burnt police station in Tobruk, Libya. Under the Qaddafi regime it was a place of oppression, terror and torture. 

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Tobruk Police Station Hallway

This hallway was once walked in fear by those who were being escorted. All that remains is a charred frame. 

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Tobruk Police Station Counter

At the far end of the hallway is the counter at the entrance to the cells, now covered with graffiti. It provides a dark entry to an even darker place. 

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Child Holds Poster

A child holds a poster in the main square of Tobruk.

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Isolation Cell View

The view of a prisoner being held in an isolation cell at the Tobruk police station. 

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Isolation Cell Window

A view from inside an isolation cell where prisoners were reportedly beaten and tortured. 

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Lock Up Door

Graffiti covers the walls at the entrance to the cells of the Tobruk police station. 

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Tobuk Police Station Car Park

Burnt-out cars litter the back of the Tobruk police station. 

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Graffiti On The Walls

Graffiti on the walls claim that it is game over for the regime. 

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New Libya On A Map

A photo of Libya on a map. 

Father and Son

A father and son read local signs. 

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Tobruk After Anti-Qaddafi Forces Take Libya's Oil Port of City

Tobruk is now in the hands of protesters and the military who defected en masse. Days ago anti-Qaddafi forces set the city's central police station on fire to protest the Libyan leader's oppressive rule. 

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