Zaltan


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Zaltan

 

a mining-industry center in northern Libya. Large oil deposits have been exploited there since October 1961. The oil is piped 177 km to the oil-export port of Qasr al Burayqah (Marsa el Brega) on the Gulf of Sidra in the Mediterranean.

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We are ready to sacrifice (ourselves) to defeat the enemy," he added in a message to loyalists in the town of Zaltan, also near the Tunisian border.
"We all lead this battle, until victory, until martyrdom," he said in a message aired at a pro-Gaddafi rally in Zaltan, 140 km (90 miles) west of the capital Tripoli.
"We all lead this battle, until victory, until martyrdom," he said in an audio message aired at a pro-Gaddafi rally in Zaltan, 140 km (90 miles) west of his stronghold Tripoli.
Crossley himself was called upon to make a series of superb saves, notably from new signing Andy Kirk and winger Zaltan Stieber after the restart.
Unhappily for Bollettieri, so was the family she brought with her from Yugoslavia - Mum, Dad and brother Zaltan.
During another rally for his supporters in the town of Zaltan near the Tunisian border, Libyan leader Muammar Al Qathafi said he is ready to "sacrifice" to defeat rebels battling his forces after they warned the deadline for him to step down and stay in Libya has expired.