Libyan volunteers gesture as they raise a pre-Gadhafi flag on the outskirts of the eastern town of Ras Lanouf, Libya, on Tuesday, March 8, 2011. Forces loyal to Col. Moammar Gadhafi have scored a significant victory, recapturing the closest city to the capital to have fallen in rebel hands. (AP Photo/Tara Todras-Whitehill)

Photo by: Tara Todras-Whitehill

Libyan volunteers gesture as they raise a pre-Gadhafi flag on the outskirts of the eastern town of Ras Lanouf, Libya, on Tuesday, March 8, 2011. Forces loyal to Col. Moammar Gadhafi have scored a significant victory, recapturing the closest city to the capital to have fallen in rebel hands. (AP Photo/Tara Todras-Whitehill)