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Last Updated: Monday February 21 2011 17:59 GMT

Libya rocked by violent protests

Protesters in Libya

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Libya, a country in north Africa, is being rocked by violent anti-government protests.

It's really difficult to find out exactly what's going on because the people in charge of the country are trying to stop information getting out.

Libya the latest country where loads of people have taken to the streets to show that they are unhappy with how the government is treating them.

Ricky's got the story.