War and Revolution in the Middle East: Unrest in Libya: ADDARIOLIBYA_09

Opposition troops fire at a government helicopter as it sprays the area with machine gun fire as the opposition was pushed back east out of Bin Jawat towards Ras Lanuf, the day after taking Ras Lanuf back from troops loyal to Qaddafi, in Eastern Libya, March 6, 2011. Heavy fighting went on throughout the day between both sides, as Qaddafi's troops hit the opposition with air strikes, artillery, and sniper fire.  Dangerous confrontations have been going on between opposition forces and those loyal to Col. Qaddafi across Libya.

Opposition troops fire at a government helicopter as it sprays the area with machine gun fire as the opposition was pushed back east out of Bin Jawat towards Ras Lanuf, the day after taking Ras Lanuf back from troops loyal to Qaddafi, in Eastern Libya, March 6, 2011. Heavy fighting went on throughout the day between both sides, as Qaddafi's troops hit the opposition with air strikes, artillery, and sniper fire. Dangerous confrontations have been going on between opposition forces and those loyal to Col. Qaddafi across Libya.