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Rebel fighters take cover as a gunbattle erupts Thursday outside the Corinthia Hotel in Tripoli, LIbya. Rebel leadership has offered a $1.7 million bounty for fugitive dictator Moammar Gadhafi. Speaking to a local television channel Wednesday, apparently by phone, Col. Gadhafi vowed from hiding to fight on "until victory or martyrdom." (Associated Press)

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Rebel fighters stomp on a part of a statue of Col. Moammar Gadhafi after overtaking the Libyan leader's Bab al-Aziziya compound in Tripoli on Tuesday. The rebels stormed the military compound after fierce fighting with forces loyal to the regime. Col. Gadhafi was not found inside the walls. His whereabouts were not immediately known. (Associated Press)

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A Libyan rebel fighter climbs on a statue inside Col. Moammar Gadhafi's compound in Tripoli, Libya, in this image taken from television on Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2011. (AP Photo/Associated Press Television News)

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Libyan rebel fighters from Tripoli brigade deface a portrait of Libyan dictator Moammar Gadhafi in Tripoli, Libya. (AP Photo/Sergey Ponomarev)

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Libyans in the rebel-held town of Benghazi, Libya, celebrate the capture in Tripoli of Col. Moammar Gadhafi's son and one-time heir apparent, Seif al-Islam, early on Monday, Aug. 22, 2011. (AP Photo/Alexandre Meneghini)

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LIBERATING LIBYA: Libyans in the rebel-held town of Benghazi, Libya, celebrate the capture in Tripoli of Col. Moammar Gadhafi's son and one-time heir apparent, Seif al-Islam Gadhafi. The Hague-based International Criminal court wants him extradited to stand trial. (Associated Press)

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People celebrate the capture in Tripoli of Moammar Gadhafi's son and one-time heir apparent, Seif al-Islam, at the rebel-held town of Benghazi, Libya, early Monday, Aug. 22, 2011. (AP Photo/Alexandre Meneghini)

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A man shoots to the sky as he celebrates the capture in Tripoli of Moammar Gadhafi's son and one-time heir apparent, Seif al-Islam, at the rebel-held town of Benghazi, Libya, early Monday, Aug. 22, 2011. (AP Photo/Alexandre Meneghini)

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People celebrate the capture in Tripoli of Moammar Gadhafi's son and one-time heir apparent, Seif al-Islam, at the rebel-held town of Benghazi, Libya, early Monday, Aug. 22, 2011. (AP Photo/Alexandre Meneghini)

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People celebrate the capture in Tripoli of Moammar Gadhafi's son and one-time heir apparent, Seif al-Islam, at the rebel-held town of Benghazi, Libya, early Monday, Aug. 22, 2011. (AP Photo/Alexandre Meneghini)

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A man shoots to the sky as he celebrates the capture in Tripoli of Moammar Gadhafi's son and one-time heir apparent, Seif al-Islam, at the rebel-held town of Benghazi, Libya, early Monday, Aug. 22, 2011. Libyan rebels raced into Tripoli in a lightning advance Sunday that met little resistance as Moammar Gadhafi's defenders melted away and his 40-year rule appeared to rapidly crumble. The euphoric fighters celebrated with residents of the capital in the city's main square, the symbolic heart of the regime. (AP Photo/Alexandre Meneghini)

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A Libyan rebel tank that once belonged to troops loyal to Col. Moammar Gadhafi blocks access to a road in Zawiya on Sunday. (Associated Press)

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A Libyan loyal to Col. Moammar Gadhafi fires his weapon in the air in the main Green Square of Tripoli, Libya, on Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2011, in this image taken on a government-sponsored tour. (AP Photo/Dario Lopez-Mills)

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LIBYAN TV VIA ASSOCIATED PRESS Libyan state television broadcasts images of a man (left) who it claims is Col. Moammar Gadhafi's youngest son. The footage aims to undercut rebel claims of Khamis Gadhafi's death at a time when the opposition is showing signs of strain and disarray.

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This video image broadcast on Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2011, by Libyan TV purports to show Col. Moammar Gadhafi's youngest son, Khamis Gadhafi (left), who commands one of the best-trained and -equipped units in the Libyan military, visiting an injured woman in a hospital in Tripoli, Libya, on Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2011. (AP Photo/Libyan TV)

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Libyans celebrate on Monday, June 27, 2011, in Benghazi, Libya, after receiving news that the International Criminal Court in The Hague had issued arrest warrants for Col. Moammar Gadhafi, his son and his intelligence chief for crimes against humanity in the early days of the regime's struggle to cling to power. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)

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**FILE** In this photo from April 10, 2011, Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi gestures to his supporters in Tripoli, Libya. (Associated Press)

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International Criminal Court Presiding Judge Sanji Mmasenono Monageng of Botswana is seen in the courtroom in The Hague on Monday, June 27, 2011, as the court issued arrest warrants for Libyan leader Col. Moammar Gadhafi, his son and his intelligence chief for crimes against humanity in the early days of their struggle to cling to power. (AP Photo/Robert Vos, Pool)

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** FILE ** Libyan rebel fighters fire toward forces loyal to Col. Moammar Gadhafi on the front line of Dafniya in Misrata, Libya, on Tuesday, June 21, 2011. (AP Photo/Abdel-Kader Fassouk)