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The Libyan rebels' only plane is shot down over Benghazi. Libya's rebel stronghold came under attack, with at least two air strikes and sustained shelling of the city's south sending thick smoke into the sky

Despite promises of a ceasefire and the threat of air strikes, fighting continued along the Libyan coast Friday. A map published today by European air traffic control authorities shows that the no-fly zone over Libya stretches far out into the Mediterranean.