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A rebel gun truck rolls past a burning bus toward the front line.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Luis Sinco / Los Angeles Times

Rebel fighters set up positions on the front line as they prepare for a push toward Surt.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Luis Sinco / Los Angeles Times

A rebel is swarmed by comrades as he distributes cigarette packs from the back of a pickup truck.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Luis Sinco / Los Angeles Times

A pre-Kadafi national flag partially obscures a rebel fighter rolling to the front line.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Luis Sinco / Los Angeles Times

A rebel fighter distributes supplies on the front line.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Luis Sinco / Los Angeles Times

Rebels pull back from the front line as the sun sets.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Luis Sinco / Los Angeles Times

Rebels begin to withdraw from Bin Jawwad back to Ras Lanuf at dusk.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Luis Sinco / Los Angeles Times

A rebel gun truck pulls back from Bin Jawwad under a smoky sunset.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Luis Sinco / Los Angeles Times

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