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WASHINGTON -- Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton will travel to London next week for an international conference to coordinate the strategy and military operation against Moammar Gadhafi's regime in Libya.


WASHINGTON -- Anxious to reduce its front-line air combat role in Libya, the Obama administration pressed Thursday for allies who first pushed for the campaign to come up with a workable alternative.


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