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Libyan rebel fighters gesture at the former military base in Tripoli, LIbya, Monday, Aug. 22, 2011. Libyan rebels claimed to be in control of most of the Libyan capital on Monday. (AP Photo/Sergey Ponomarev)

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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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Local residents greet advancing rebel fighters on the outskirts of Tripoli, Libya, Monday, Aug. 22, 2011. Clashes broke out early Monday near Moammar Gadhafi's compound in Tripoli, a day after rebels poured into the Libyan capital. (AP Photo/Sergey Ponomarev)

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ASSOCIATED PRESS Gunmen ambushed a civilian Israeli bus near the resort town of Eilat last week. U.S. intelligence agencies are investigating reports that al Qaeda-aligned groups played a key role in the attack that emanated from the increasingly lawless Sinai Peninsula.

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An Israeli bus involved in a shooting attack along the border between Israel and Egypt in southern Israel drives away from the site, Thursday, Aug. 18, 2011. Assailants armed with heavy weapons, guns and explosives crossed into southern Israel from the neighboring Egyptian Sinai peninsula on Thursday, killing six Israelis and wounding at least a dozen more in an audacious string of attacks that stoked concerns about Palestinian militants exploiting the recent instability in Egypt. (AP Photo/Yair Sagie) ISRAEL OUT

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An employee drives a Google vehicle on Palo Alto, Calif., streets to shoot "street views" in October 2010. Israeli officials announced Sunday they have given Google permission to photograph Israeli streets and cities, with restrictions to ensure that Google's Street View service won't unintentionally aid terrorists in planning attacks on sensitive sites. (Associated Press)

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Libyan rebel fighters prepare to shoot towards pro-Gadhafi forces during fighting in downtown Tripoli, Libya, on Aug. 22, 2011. (Associated Press)

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Libyan rebel fighters gesture at the former female military base in Tripoli, LIbya, on Aug. 22, 2011. (Associated Press)

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Masked Palestinian militants from the Popular Resistance Committees speak during a news conference in Gaza City on Aug. 22, 2011. (Associated Press)

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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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Smoke rises as heavy gunfire is heard all around in Tripoli, Libya, as rebels marched into the capital on Sunday. The rebels captured one of Col. Moammar Gadhafi's sons and another son surrendered as the tide of the 6-month-old uprising appeared to be turning quickly against the leader of more than four decades. (Associated Press)

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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 mass of people celebrate the capture in 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 in Benghazi. 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. (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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associated press MOVING FORWARD: Rebel fighters speed toward the front-line fighting in the village of Mayah, some 19 miles west of the Libyan capital of Tripoli on Sunday. Libyan rebels said they were less than 20 miles from Col. Moammar Gadhafi's main stronghold of Tripoli on Sunday.