Gunmen attacked a Libyan military post southeast of the capital, Tripoli, on Saturday, killing 16 soldiers, officials said.
New fighting flared in a hilltop town in Libya between fighters defending Bani Walid and pro-government militias trying to win control.
The fighting in Bani Walid has overlapped with the anniversary of Muammar al-Gaddafi`s capture and killing on October 20, 2011.
Bani Walid, 90 miles south of Tripoli, was one of the last towns to surrender to the anti-Gaddafi rebellion last year.
Bani Walid was one of the last towns to fall to the rebels last year and was the scene of new violence earlier this week.
Muammar Gaddafi loyalists seized control of a Libyan mountain city in the most serious challenge to the central government since the strongman`s fall, underlining the increasing weakness of Libya`s Western-backed rulers.
Supporters of ousted Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi seized control of the town of Bani Walid.
The US will re-launch several educational programs, including Fulbright scholarships and English language training.
Fighters with Libya`s interim government have captured the town of Bani Walid, the center of one of the final bastions of Muammar Gaddafi`s loyalists.
Bani Walid has been under siege for weeks, with hundreds of Gaddafi loyalists dug into its steep valleys.
Libyan bulldozers began knocking down Moammar Gaddafi`s main Tripoli compound known as Bab al-Aziziya.
NTC forces say they believed Gaddafi`s son and national security adviser, Mo`tassim, was still holed up in Sirte.
Sirte and Bani Walid are Gaddafi`s last major bastions against the NTC.
NATO countries are expected to provide intelligence help to Gaddafi hunt, in the form of electronic eavesdropping.
Gaddafi has gone into hiding since Tripoli was overrun on August 23 but he and some of his sons are still believed by the NTC to be in Libya.
The National Transitional Council`s northern front commander said another 50 had been wounded.
The political and military problems underscored how hard it would be to restore stability to Libya.
Fighters backing Libya`s new rulers are urging families to leave Bani Walid before launching full-scale military force.
NTC military units are trying to squeeze pro-Gaddafi forces out of Bani Walid.
UK PM said that Libyans are showing their courage and NATO will continue its support to protect civilians.
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