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    Gaddafi: Tripoli residents must 'cleanse' Libyan capital

    Al Jazeera English

    by Al Jazeera English

    Muammar Gaddafi's compound has been over-run, most of Tripoli is controlled by rebel forces and his whereabouts are still unknown.

    However, the Libyan leader remains defiant.

    In an audio address, just hours after rebels stormed into his Bab Al Aziziya compound after several hours of heavy gunfire and intense battles, he called on residents of Tripoli to cleanse the city of what he calls "rats".